Wise Words with Bill Diffenderfer
The world of car rentals can provide a frustrating experience. The choice of vehicles on offer can be varied in quality, and the rental process can be time-consuming. Often potential customers want to rent a car at short notice, if they are flying into a particular location and need to get to a particular venue at a certain time, for example. READ MORE…

Wise Words with Bill Diffenderfer

The world of car rentals can provide a frustrating experience. The choice of vehicles on offer can be varied in quality, and the rental process can be time-consuming. Often potential customers want to rent a car at short notice, if they are flying into a particular location and need to get to a particular venue at a certain time, for example. READ MORE…

Wise Words with Mehmet Fidanboylu

Marblar takes a crowdsourcing approach to scientific research, with the aim of developing concepts into real-world applications. Mehmet and his co-founders noticed that the majority of science projects were kept within a tight-knit team, which often meant that lots of exciting ideas were left to gather dust if the required skills for development weren’t present. He decided that the best way to make these ideas a reality was to source help from far and wide, and created Marblar to encourage this. READ MORE…

Wise Words with Aaron Priest and Adam Seithel

Student life can be one of the most carefree, liberating experiences a person is likely to have. Alongside meeting new people in a new environment, the educational benefits can be numerous. However, many students will have money worries and, as such, any penny-saving tips are no doubt welcome. Here’s where Raygun comes in. Founded by two men who decided to offer a service where they would analyze each new edition of a college textbook and detail all the changes and additions that had been included — so that every student would know exactly what the extra money they were spending was going on. READ MORE…

Wise Words with Zahra Aljabri

Fashion goes in cycles and what’s hot now is bound to come back around again before too long. To a certain degree, this makes it easy to identify patterns and predict trends within the sector. However, it also means that examples of innovation can be hard to come by. This is what Zahra Aljabri noticed when she first explored the idea of setting up her company Mode-sty, a fashion label for women who prefer to wear more conservative clothing than you’d find on most high street rails, at an affordable price. READ MORE…

Wise Words with Fred Caballero

Startup entrepreneurs are often able to work flexible hours in locations of their choosing and, as a result, travel is common. However, with all this back and forth across the globe, the hotel bills can start to mount up. This was a pattern Fred Caballero noticed when he founded a web agency in Dublin, and it sparked the idea for Startup Stay – a community of entrepreneurs across the world who host each other at their houses. Fred was also keen for these people to learn from each other, and gather tips on how to successfully launch a new business. READ MORE…