In this week’s ‘Coffee with Colm’ we chat about the importance of getting good people on your team. For context: There is a vast difference between building a business through a team and choosing to remain operating as a one-man (or one-woman) band. However, the principles of T.E.A.M. Together Everyone Achieves More applies no matter how many…

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This week’s ‘Coffee With Colm‘ is all about opening your mind and working on you. For context: During my thirties, whilst carrying out my day job as general manager of Bewley’s Cafe on Grafton Street in Dublin, I was also using some of my spare time proactively attempting to build a business via network marketing…

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This week’s ‘Coffee With Colm’ is all about being flexible; an oft-underrated trait found in successful entrepreneurs. For context: Our first business failed. The most obvious thing for me to do was follow my training and begin a coffee shop chain. I tried. It didn’t work quickly enough to save the day. Thankfully, however, I was flexible – I wanted (needed) to…

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This week’s ‘Coffee With Colm’ is all about being open to new ideas. However, opening yourself up to new ideas brings it’s own challenge. How do we avoid falling into that trap? In my book Feeding Johnny – How to Build a Business despite the Roadblocks, I think it through in this chapter mini-section entitled…

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My chosen topic this week for ‘Coffee with Colm’ is Time Management; why I believe it doesn’t in fact work, and what we can do instead to plan more effectively. In my book Feeding Johnny – How to Build a Business Despite the Roadblocks, I think it through in a chapter mini-section entitled Time Management Doesn’t Work….

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