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Thanks to Irish Times for great piece

Friday, September 25, 2009

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Written by Ian Campell who spent a couple of hours at the event last Saturday it captures the mood really nicely. Full article linked here. Extracts: PUTTING ANY talk of recession to one side, about 300 budding entrepreneurs gathered at BizCamp in Dublin last Saturday to soak up free advice that ranged from no-nonsense business planning to more [...]

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BizCamp 2 wrap-up, notes, presentations and takeaways.

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

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What a great day, seriously i had so much fun and judging from the feedback, tweets, replies and blog posts everyone else did too. From all the bizcamp team big thank you to the sponsors, the speakers (2mb pdf), you who attended, the venue and you dear reader who will hopefully spread this page to anyone [...]

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The Bizcamp Team

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

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The great organisers who volunteer their time to organise Bizcamp Dublin. Connect with them below and say hi. Keith Bohanna Co-founder of www.dbtwang.com - a new web-based service for guitar players, collectors and enthusiasts. Keith is an experienced internet consultant/trainer and has been working and enjoying this area since 2000 with clients that include Enterprise [...]

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Panel Discussion - Taking the Rough with the Smooth

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

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At 2pm for an hour on Saturday we will be hosting a panel discussion in the main networking area on the Second Floor of Guinness Storehouse. Theme: Taking the Rough with the Smooth - entrepreneurs talking about the challenging times they have been through, the impact on them personally as well as the business and to [...]

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Speaker line-up

Monday, September 14, 2009

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We had a great selection of entrepreneurs and others offering to do talks for Bizcamp this coming Saturday. Over 70 in fact - and with 40 speaking slots there are a number of people whose offers we cannot take up. A sincere thank you to each of you. Here is the schedule - it is draft [...]

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Meet the Lawyers at Bizcamp - free Legal Clinics

Monday, September 14, 2009

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One of our 4 sponsors, the business law firm Mason Hayes+Curran, have offered to provide free Legal Clinics for Bizcamp delegates. This is a great opportunity to talk to leading practitioners of business law who can give you some practical initial legal advices relating to your business and how to bring it forward. These advices [...]

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Big Thanks to our Sponsors & Supporters

Friday, September 11, 2009

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One week to go and time to say a big thank you to the businesses who have made a free day possible for us. Sponsors First off Microsoft Bizspark. Clare Dillon who runs this program has been so supportive of the bizcamp so a really big heart out to her Bank Of Ireland were there for [...]

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RTE coverage of the last Bizcamp

Monday, July 27, 2009

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RTE coverage of the last Dublin Bizcamp back in March. Register here for the next Dublin Bizcamp on September 19th ‘09.

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Keep those connections open

Monday, March 9, 2009

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Bizcamp needn’t be a one day event. Keep in touch with the great people, knowledge and experience from Bizcamp and build a fantastic support network around your business. How do you do that? IGOPeople have started a network specifically for those who attended. Join and say hi. There is also an official Bizcamp LinkedIn group. And don’t forget Twitter! [...]

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Bizcamp Rocked! - Don’t forget Limerick on the 21st

Monday, March 9, 2009

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A huge thank you to everyone who helped organise, support, spread the word and share their knowledge and experience on the day. Over the next few days we will start gathering all the material from the day but here is the report from RTE News 6 and 9pm. If you missed it don’t worry. Bizcamp Limerick is [...]

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