A quick guide to MVLs

With the 2019 budget recently announced, and the Income tax deadline fast approaching, you may be considering retiring from the company you started many years ago, and asking yourself how you can do this? There are a number of ways to effectively wind down your business that can be done [...]

By |October 31st, 2018|Latest News, News, Press|

Steps to improve business resilience

What is business resilience? The concept of business resilience has been attracting a lot of attention recently; and with businesses across Ireland preparing for the changes that will be brought about from Brexit, improving resilience has never been more important. Business resilience can be described as an organisation’s ability to [...]

By |October 26th, 2018|Blog, News, Press|

Why businesses fail to adapt to change

The Changing Business Environment Businesses are continually facing change, whether these changes are big or small, it is important for firms to be aware of trends ahead of time. Most notably change is occurring from increased competition, rapidly changing consumer preferences and a volatile economic environment. However, the way in [...]

By |October 22nd, 2018|Latest News, News, Press|

Shine a Light Night 2018

Last Friday, 5 team members from our Enniscorthy office, Marie Walshe, Aine Doyle, Jacinta Kelly, Cora Breen and Linda Doran took part in the Focus Ireland Shine a light sleep out at Wexford Innovate Park. Along with other participants they endured a long night of rain and cold with nothing [...]

By |October 16th, 2018|News|

Sausage Tree Vodka launches following success of Gunpowder Irish Gin backed by Goodbody EIIS Fund investment

Investee Company Name: PJ Rigney Distillery Investment Amount: €250,000 Industry: Distillery In 2016, the Goodbody EIIS Fund 2015 invested in The Shed Distillery of PJ Rigney in Drumshanbo, County Leitrim. The distillery, the first in Connacht in over 101 years, is now in its fifth year of operation. The distillery’s [...]

By |October 15th, 2018|News|

Sarah-Jane O’Keeffe shortlisted for ‘Accountant of the Year 2018’ with the Irish Early Career Awards

Press: We are delighted to announce that Sarah-Jane O’Keeffe has been shortlisted for ‘Accountant of the Year 2018’ with the Irish Early Career Awards. Now in its third year these awards celebrate excellence and recognise the achievements of brilliant young professionals in Ireland, and ultimately, reward innovation, best practice and [...]

By |October 15th, 2018|News|

Baker Tilly Hughes Blake: US – Ireland Business Seminar

On September 24th, Baker Tilly Hughes Blake hosted a US – Ireland Business Seminar in the Royal College of Physicians, Ireland. The theme of the seminar focussed on the strong trading relations that exist between the US and Ireland from a commercial and tax perspective and the key considerations for [...]

By |September 25th, 2018|News|

Baker Tilly Hughes Blake Trainees

Pictured below are our new trainees being welcomed to the firm by existing colleagues. Our trainees join us as graduates of Trinity, UCD, DCU, NUI Galway, NUI Maynooth, GMIT, Dublin Business School and National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. We encourage innovation, dedication and forward thinking and we are thrilled [...]

By |September 20th, 2018|News|

Attraction and retention of key middle management

Attraction and retention of key middle management has become more and more important in recent times. With the economy near full employment it is key for companies to retain the current talent pool whilst attracting new talent to deliver further business growth. Key middle management should be seen as drivers [...]

By |September 13th, 2018|News|

Leo Varadkar officially opens the Goodbody EIIS Funds’ largest investment to date

  Investee Company Name: McArdle Group Limited ‘McArdle Skeath’ Investment Amount: €7,200,000 Industry: Supply Chain Management/ Specialised Warehousing Reason for Investment: Growth capital McArdle Skeath (“the Company”) owned and operated by the McArdle family, has been operating as a supply chain management business for the past 50 years. The Company [...]

By |September 10th, 2018|News|

Equipping leaders to build our future

To be a leader – that is what many strive for. Some are natural leaders while others learn through life experience. Are you a leader if you are a manager? Possibly but not irrefutably. It is possible to be a manager and not a leader as much as it is [...]

By |September 7th, 2018|News|

Heatwaves and Hospitality go hand in hand

As the new school year commences for students around the country let’s take a moment to reflect on Summer 2018. The temperature rises While the temperatures rose across the country those operating in hospitality, food & beverage industry saw a boost to customer numbers and with it turnover. There was [...]

By |September 3rd, 2018|News|

Controlling the risks threatening business survival

Recently, I discussed risk assessment in business, its importance and how to carry it out effectively. However, once a business has completed a risk assessment and risks have been identified, a plan is required to put controls in place to mitigate these risks. A strong control environment is vital to [...]

By |August 15th, 2018|News|

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