CASE STUDIES

Bringing Objectivity to the Board

Tommy Murray joined the Board of General Paints as our first non-executive Director in 2009. General Paints is almost 60 years old and has been going through a period of dynamic change. Tommy brought a fresh outside perspective to the Board, which has been very useful. Tommy has enormous experience in brand development, and he has made…

Mentoring Paves the Way to Success

If there is anyone similar to me, young, driven by ambition, absolutely committed to exceeding their clients’ expectations, without a degree or years of experience in every aspect of business then they should seriously consider the Mentoring process. I have experienced the results directly in my own business. The personal benefits for me working with Joe…

Increasing Sales through a More Structured Approach

Barry’s specific area was to grow sales and we needed a structured approach to our sales and marketing functions, says Burke. Barry brought this discipline and we benefited from bringing processes and procedures to our sales functions. At first there was a bit of resistance but very quickly everyone bought into Brennan’s assistance, the company…

Boosting Sales in a Family Business

I began working with Tony Ritchie, Financial Mentor with Mentors.ie, and focused on what the market was demanding – quality products at lower costs. With Tony’s mentoring on organization and strategic planning, the Dublin Meat Company quickly established themselves as a premium butcher offering wholesale prices in a retail environment and…

Mentoring in Every Sense of the Word

Our partnership with Mentors.ie is another practical way which we can help players in the area of employment and career development. This programme will help players who avail of the service to develop a competitive advantage in the work place by expanding their level of experience and insight. We are hopeful that Croke Park will support the efforts of the GPA…

TAKE THE NEXT STEP

The inclusion of a mature, experienced, and capable Mentor is critical for any successful company. For business owners, the issue has always been finding the right person to fit your business and to complement your existing leadership team. Mentors can assist you in your search and find the match you need.

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