17-18 September 2024

RDS Dublin


Thursday 13 October

13:00 - 13:30   |   Business Starter & Franchise Education Theatre

The struggles of start-up businesses and how to survive the first 5 years

Over 50% of new businesses fail in their first 5 years of trading. This is a scary stat, but it’s the harsh reality of business. This seminar will highlight the potential stumbling blocks and, more importantly, illustrate exactly how to avoid them. Claire Bartlett is a straight talker and will guide you through her own journey in business whilst underlining the lessons she’s learned – both good and bad. If you’re keen to understand the major main points that so often lead to the failure of a business, this is a must-attend event. You will learn how to navigate the challenging first few years of business as well as understanding the 5 most common reasons start-ups fail. Please come prepared for a thought-provoking session that will arm new business owners with the tools they need to make their business a roaring success.

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Claire Bartlett

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