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Tim Bebbington and the Faction Collective
In this episode we catch up with Tim Bebbington In this conversation we chat about the power of branding and how modern tools like canva are putting speed before thought in terms of creating impactful branding For more information on Tim head to linkedin.com/in/tim-bebbington-47583213 For more information on the Venture Business Network head to: www.venturenetwork.ie For more information on Film Smart Productions head to: https://www.filmsmartpro.com/
41:01
August 20, 2021
Marcell Szabo The Impacter
In this episode we catch up with Marcell Szabo In this conversation we chat about the difference in working cultures, what it takes to be a leader and the power of transparency in the workplace  For more information on Marcell head to www.theimpacter.com For more information on the Venture Business Network head to: www.venturenetwork.ie For more information on Film Smart Productions head to: https://www.filmsmartpro.com/
37:24
July 30, 2021
(BONUS POD) Cyber security for SME's with Dermot Glynn from DGTEK Solutions
Bonus Episode In this episode we bring you extracts from our venture conversation on cyber security hosted by Fellow venturion Dermot Glynn from Dgtek solutions. Dermot has over 20 years experience in the IT industry and for the last 18 months has worked very closely with business of all sizes helping them to implement a secure and safe remote working solution. We pick up with Dermot mid conversation where he breaks down why enhanced cyber security SHOULD be a concern for ALL business regardless of size If you want to find out more about Dermot head over to https://www.dgtek.ie/ For more information on the Venture Business Network head to: www.venturenetwork.ie For more information on Film Smart Productions head to: https://www.filmsmartpro.com/
26:44
July 9, 2021
Alison McMurtrie & Idunn Consulting
In this episode we catch up with Alison McMurtrie from Idunn Consulting In this conversation we chat about the creation of Idunn and Alison's approach to her clients For more information on Alison head to www.idunn.ie For more information on the Venture Business Network head to: www.venturenetwork.ie For more information on Film Smart Productions head to: https://www.filmsmartpro.com/
42:20
July 2, 2021
Ross McCarthy and Sluamor.com
In this episode we catch up with Ross McCarthy from Sluramor.com In this conversation we chat about the creation of a Slurmore, a DIY e-tendering platform focused on the B2B market sector For more information on Ross head to www.sluramore.com For more information on the Venture Business Network head to: www.venturenetwork.ie For more information on Film Smart Productions head to: https://www.filmsmartpro.com/
21:03
June 25, 2021
Radina Nedyalkova and Vox Advisory
In this episode we catch up with Radina Nedyalkova  from Vox Advisory In this conversation we chat about the power of the networking and how recruitment is now borderless  For more information on Radina head to www.vox-advisory.com For more information on the Venture Business Network head to: www.venturenetwork.ie For more information on Film Smart Productions head to: https://www.filmsmartpro.com/
17:36
June 18, 2021
Cillian Bracken Conway from Vine Digital
In this episode we catch up with Cillian Bracken Conway from Vine Digital In this conversation we chat about how expanding business during lockdown and the importance of SEO has a 24/7 365 a year endeavour  For more information on Cillian head to www.vinedigital.ie For more information on the Venture Business Network head to: www.venturenetwork.ie  For more information on Film Smart Productions head to: https://www.filmsmartpro.com/
29:14
May 28, 2021
Peter Wood and Iridium Management
In this episode we catch up with Peter Wood from Iridium management In this conversation we chat about how important work life balance is and how Peter as managed to combine his love of mountain climbing with this approach to consultation.  For more information on Peter on Linkedin   For more information on the Venture Business Network head to: www.venturenetwork.ie For more information on Film Smart Productions head to: https://www.filmsmartpro.com/
20:27
April 23, 2021
Karl Hutchinson (The Virtual Lawyer)
In this episode we catch up with Karl Hutchinson from LawPlus Solicitors in Bray.  In this conversation we chat about how important it is to demystify the legal profession and how legal has gone virtual during COVID. For more information on Karl and Law Plus head over to www.Lawplus.ie For more information on the Venture Business Network head to: www.venturenetwork.ie For more information on Film Smart Productions head to: https://www.filmsmartpro.com/
26:24
April 2, 2021
Chad Gilmer and iPLANit
In this episode we catch up with Chad Gilmer from iPLANit website design and development. We end up covering a broad range of topics even touching on AI and the explosion of community workspaces and where we see it going in the future.  For more information on Chad and iPlanit head over to www.iPlanit.ie For more information on the Venture Business Network head to: www.venturenetwork.ie For more information on Film Smart Productions head to: https://www.filmsmartpro.com/
25:32
March 26, 2021
Stephen Osman from Procuro
With the full impact of Brexit not fully clear yet one place that saw immediate impact was with the transport of food. With longer the usual delivery times there were stories of food deliveries being thrown out or left at ports to rot. One person who knows all about Brexit wows is Stephen Osman, his business Procuro works in the area of Cold chain management. Procuro use software to track the temperature of shipments and allows customers to measure freshness of food deliveries in real time from end to end in the delivery process. For more information on Procuro head to: www.procuro.com  For more information on the Venture Business Network head to: www.venturenetwork.ie For more information on Film Smart Productions head to: https://www.filmsmartpro.com/
18:22
March 15, 2021
Jason McLaughlin at Ortus Cloud Computing and IT
With the Pandemic lasting much longer then we originally anticipated we decided to go back and chat with Jason about how it has shaped his business over the last 12 months. We also chat about the permanent switch to working from home and how the genie is now out of the bottle and their might be no turning back. We also chat about Irelands broadband roll out and how rural communities might be suffering in the switch to the home office For more information on Ortus head to : www.ortus.ie For more information on the Venture Business Network head to : https://venturenetwork.ie/ For more information on Film Smart Productions head to: www.filmsmartpro.com
21:45
March 5, 2021
Luke Hedderman and Hedderman Financial
This week we chat to Luke Hedderman from Hedderman Financial.ie. For more information on Luke head over to heddermanfinancial.ie. For more information on the Venture Network head over to www.venturenetwork.ie
28:31
February 27, 2021
Robert Fitzhugh and Filmsmart Productions revisted
This week the tables are turned on me and I chat about my business Film Smart Productions, Video, Podcasting and excitement around clubhouse. For more information on Rob head over to www.filmsmartpro.com. For more information on the Venture Network head over to www.venturenetwork.ie 
30:55
February 19, 2021
Shay Cahill and the Venture Business Network
This week we chat to Shay Cahill, MD for the Venture Business Network. For more information on Shay head over to his LinkedIn page. For more information on the Venture Business Network head over to www.venturenetwork.ie
25:25
February 14, 2021
Dawn Leane Founder & CEO of Leane Empower and Leane Leaders.
This week we chat to Dawn Leane from Leane Empower and Leane Leaders. For more information about Dawn and his business head over to her Linkedin page. For more information on the Venture Business Network head over to www.venturenetwork.ie
24:07
February 5, 2021
Niall O'Connor MSc CFP Founder of Financial Planning Matters
This week we chat to Niall O Connor from Financial Planning Matters. For more information about Niall and his business head over to https://financialplanningmatters.ie. For more information on the Venture Business Network head over to www.venturenetwork.ie
22:27
January 29, 2021
Daniel Mulcahy Arrow Management
This week we chat to Dan Mulcahy from Arrow Management. For more information about Dan and his business Arrow Management head over to www.arrowmanagement.ie. For more information on the Venture business network head over to www.venturenetwork.ie
30:13
January 21, 2021
Allan Boyle from Saltwater Consulting
This week we chat to Allan Boyle from Saltwater Consulting.  For more information on the Saltwater Consultancy head over to https://saltwaterconsulting.ie  For more information on the Venture business network head over to www.venturenetwork.ie
29:24
December 7, 2020
Tony Dignam and the Agile Executive
This week we chat to Tony Dignam from the Agile Executive  about his business and the impact having a Finance Director can have on your bottom line . For more information on the Agile Executive head over to www.theagileexecutive.ie. For more information on the Venture business network head over to www.venturenetwork.ie
21:31
November 30, 2020
Tom O'Kelly and Action Coach
This week we chat to Tom O'Kelly from Action Coach Ireland about his business and the important and inspiring world of Action Coaching. For more information on Action Coaching  head over to www.actioncoachireland.com. For more information on the Venture business network head over to www.venturenetwork.ie
28:14
October 23, 2020
Lissa mcphillips and Dynamic Marketing.ie
This week we chat to Lissa mcphillips from Dynamic Markeing.ie about her business and the benefit of a customer focused marketing strategy. For more information on Dynamic Marketing.ie head over to www.dynamicmarketing.ie. For more information on the Venture business network head over to www.venturenetwrok.ie
20:24
October 11, 2020
John Berry and Get Ready.ie
This week we chat to John Berry from Getready.ie about safety training post lockdown. For more information on Get Ready head over to https://getready.ie/.. For more information on the Venture Business Network head over to www.venturenetwork.ie 
15:04
October 2, 2020
Jude O'Meara and Elephant Click and Store
This week we chat to Jude O'Meara from Elephant click and store about the world of storage and rebranding during lockdown. For more information on Elephant Click and Store head over to www.https://elephant.ie/. For more information on the Venture Business Network head over to www.venturenetwork.ie
23:02
September 11, 2020
Peter Turley and adapting your business to the new normal
This week we chat to Peter Turley about working during lockdown and the rise of the internet “expert”. For more information on Peter head over to www.peterturley.ie. For more information on the venture business network head over to www.venturenetwork.ie
36:57
August 21, 2020
Claire Mason and Claire Mason Content Strategy and Digital PR
This week we chat to Claire Mason about her business Claire Mason Content Strategy and Digital Pr. To find out more about the venture business network head over to https://www.venturenetwork.ie/
15:34
August 1, 2020
Sharon Farren and Kokoro Zen Wear
This week we chat to Sharon Farren about her business Kokoro Zen Wear and Organic Fashion. To find out more about her business head over to www.kokoroorganics.com. To find out more about Venture Business Network head over to http://www.venturenetwork.ie
23:24
July 10, 2020
Lucy O’Reilly and Lucy Designs
This week we chat to Lucy O Reilly about her website building business Lucydesigns. If you want to find out more check out http://www.lucydesigns.ie. To find out more about the Venture Business Network head over to https: //www.venturenetwork.ie/
21:23
July 3, 2020
Gerard Tannam and Island Bridge Brand Development
This week we chat to Gerard Tannam about his business Island Bridge Brand development. To find out more about Gerards business check out http://www.islandbridge.com/ To find out more about the Venture Business Network head over to https://www.venturenetwork.ie/
27:23
June 29, 2020
Barbara Monahan and Cube Design
This week we chat to Barbara Monahan about her business Cube Design.  To find out more about Barbara check her out at https://cubedesign.ie/ To find out more about the Venture Business Network head over to http://www.venturenetwork.ie/
20:16
June 19, 2020
Robert Fitzhugh and Film Smart Productions
This week we chat to Robert Fitzhugh about his business Film Smart productions and empowering people to make there own video content. To find out more about Robert head over to https://www.filmsmartpro.com/. To find out more about the Venture Business Network do to https://www.venturenetwork.ie
25:21
June 12, 2020
Justine McGrath and proactive coaching
This week we speak to Justine McGrath from proActive coaching about coaching managers remotely and how the import role good managers play in team moral. To find out more about Justine go to http://proactive coaching.ie To find out more about the Venture Business Network go to https://www.venturenetwork.ie/
24:27
June 5, 2020
Greg Ryan and Greg Ryan Solicitors
This week we chat with GREG RYAN about life has a Solicitor during COVID_19 You can find out more about RYAN at http://www.gregryan.eu  If you want to know more about the Venture Business network check out https://www.venturenetwork.ie/
13:20
May 29, 2020
Jason McLaughlin and Ortus Managed IT & Cloud Solutions
This week we speak to Jason McLaughlin about his company Ortus and the migration to working from home during the pandemic. If you want to know more about Ortus you can find them at https://www.ortus.ie/] If you are looking for further information on the Venture Business Network but sure to check them out on https://www.venturenetwork.ie/
18:04
May 22, 2020
Zoe Hertelendi and Edamame
This Episode we speak to Zoe Hertelendi about her business Edamame and how some quick thinking as seen her pivot her business in a surprising direction during Covid_19. You can find out about her business here https://edamameeco.com/. You can find more information about the Venture Network at https://www.venturenetwork.ie/
17:00
May 15, 2020
Jean Evans, Highline Office Technology
In this Episode we speak to Jean Evans from High-line Office Technology about the importance of Networking during isolation and the challenges she has faced adapting her business in this current climate. for more information about Highline Office check out their website https://www.highlineofficetechnology.ie/ For more information about Venture business network check out https://www.venturenetwork.ie/
21:59
May 8, 2020