Is ISO:9001 worth it?

With an initial outlay of anywhere between €5.5k to €15k and annual costs of €1-€2.5k many businesses rightly question the value of ISO:9001 and whether or not they will see a positive return on their investment. If the decision to implement an ISO:9001 Quality Management System is internally motivated and implemented correctly then the answer…

Lean Start Up

This is a really informative interview with Orla Byrne, UCD lecturer in entrepreneurship. She describes the principles of LEAN and how they can be applied in any business environment. The emphasis is on the ‘pull’ principle which is all about defining value from the customers perspective.