View 10 indications that prove you need a business growth advisor

10 indications that prove you need a business growth advisor

What exactly is a business advisor? In the world of sport, even the highest performers have a team of coaches, mentors, and advisors to help them get the best out of every aspect of their performance – strategy, tactics, skills, physical fitness, resilience and mental fitness. To perform at the very highest level in business,…

Read More


View Podcast – Maximising business potential with Áine Collins

Podcast – Maximising business potential with Áine Collins

Greg Canty, Managing Partner of Fuzion Communications and producer of the Win Happy Podcast series, chats with EFM Ireland’s Business Development Director and former TD, Áine Collins. Throughout the podcast, Áine discusses her new business development role and how EFM Ireland’s unique business model can help SMEs maximise their potential, with the help of our…

Read More


View When is the right time to hire a Finance Director?

When is the right time to hire a Finance Director?

You’ve launched your business, sales are growing at a healthy rate, customers are lining up and there may even be interest being shown in international markets.  You should be basking in the light of your success, but instead you have so much to do, it’s hard enough to find 15 minutes to grab a sandwich…

Read More


View Micro and small firms get R&D tax credit boost from Budget 2020

Micro and small firms get R&D tax credit boost from Budget 2020

Micro and small firms employing up to 250 workers will be allowed to write off up to 30% of their R&D costs and receive the finance much more quickly as part of Budget 2020. Crucially, the increase from the current R&D rate of 25% includes a commitment to allow small firms to gain the full…

Read More


View Does my company need an Accountant, a Finance Director, or both?

Does my company need an Accountant, a Finance Director, or both?

There is often confusion when discussing the roles of Accountants and Finance Directors. After all, they both work with clients and businesses to help improve their financial outlook. However, there are some key differences when it comes to how they go about achieving this. Typically, Accountants will handle financial records and reporting, and ensure their…

Read More


View Pain Points: What’s keeping company owners awake at night?

Pain Points: What’s keeping company owners awake at night?

Entrepreneurs and business owners are known to be innovative, focused and highly motivated by nature, consistently nurturing their skills and talents to drive their business model. However the path to success can be rocky and doesn’t come without its challenges. Successful entrepreneurs quickly identify their pain points, the financial impact and implement plans to overcome…

Read More


View How an EFM Ireland FD can support your SME

How an EFM Ireland FD can support your SME

You might think a Finance Director’s role is confined to traditional finance activities, but today’s FD can do so much more than count beans. In the past, an FD’s responsibilities might have been confined to high-level accounting such as providing timely financial statements and monthly management reports, managing investments and expenses, monitoring cash flow, and…

Read More


View Make your financial reporting more effective

Make your financial reporting more effective

Finance teams within small and medium-sized companies often say that financial reports prepared for board meetings, like profit & loss and trading reviews, get little or no reaction from attendees. In some cases, this could be due to the financial data not being understood fully or correctly. However, it could also be around providing insightful analysis…

Read More


View How a Financial Controller can keep your business on track and help it to grow

How a Financial Controller can keep your business on track and help it to grow

It’s not always easy to manage your finances and keep them on track. For small businesses or larger enterprises it can be helpful to get a fresh perspective on your financial activities. Bringing the services of a qualified financial controller, as opposed to an unqualified bookkeeper or a practicing compliance accountant to your business could…

Read More


  1. Pages:
  2. 1
  3. 2
  4. 3
  5. ...
  6. 43