The best thing to do for your startup in the early days is to seek finance and resources from the experts.

Since the beginning of First Accounts we have been huge advocates of the work of Enterprise Ireland and as an Irish business we are extremely proud that it’s essentially the largest venture capitalist in Europe.

If you are a budding startup in Ireland that has a good business model but just needs more investment, then you should consider getting help from Enterprise Ireland or your Local Enterprise Office.

We spoke to Anthony Cronin of Flexiwage to find out how he they made best use of resources from Enterprise Ireland to create a groundbreaking app that offers employees wellness while at the same time saving employers up to 75% of their payroll costs. Watch the video below to find out more.

Colin Sweetman, ACCA

Colin Sweetman, ACCA

Colin is a chartered certified accountant and founding director of First Accounts and FutureME, as well as a contributor on The Accounting Channel (Breakeven By Breakfast) and "Finance & The Common Good".