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Resilience Resources

Resilience is a topic close to my heart – and on Friday 25th October 2019, in the Civic Offices Dublin, I had the opportunity through Startup Week Dublin, to present a talk titled ‘The Resilient Startup’ . The talk was based on my 25 years experience in business combined with research I had conducted on resilience for business owners and startups. It’s also a combination of my research in the fields of mental health and wellbeing, and the resilience research…

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Resilience and Vicky Phelan book Overcoming

Real Resilience – Vicky Phelan and her book Overcoming

Next week I give a talk on resilience in business. It’s a topic close to my heart, and one I’ve researched across several disciplines and fields. But the field that appeals to me most is resilience in human endeavour. I believe if we can understand resilience at a human level, we can apply it to many areas of life and business. And so, for over a year now, one story of human endeavour has mesmerised me: that of Vicky Phelan’s.

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The Resilient Startup

Startup Week Dublin Could Change Your Life. It Did Mine.

Two years ago I hit a wall. A proverbial wall of course – similar to that of marathon runners, when they can’t see a way forward, and stopping is the easier option. Except mine was a ‘business wall’ where stress levels started to overwhelm and bed was better than facing the day. Twenty two years in business was taking its toll and I was low on ideas and motivation. But then I came across startup weekend Dublin and registered to…

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