Corporate Accelerators, this seasons must have accessory

It seems that EVERY corporate is now exploring, starting or investing in their own startup accelerator. For the last few months I’ve had too many ‘groundhog day’ conversations with corporates who ‘are thinking of opening a coworking space / startup accelerator’ and wondering ‘have you any advice?’ I politely smile and say "Yes - but … Continue reading Corporate Accelerators, this seasons must have accessory

An introduction to the Dublin Startup Ecosystem This was from my recent talk at the 2013 Startup Grind Conference which was titled 'Build a Silicon Valley Company Outside Of Silicon Valley' and was under the wider theme of 'Overcoming A Startup Weak-O-System' which had Brad Feld as the Key Topic Speaker. You can access the slides here

A Letter from an Irish Startup to the Web Summit

Note: This is inspired by Paddy Cosgraves post yesterday entitled 'A Letter to Irish Startups'. I think Paddy and his team will never fully understand the hugely positive impact the Web Summit has had on the Irish Start-up ecosystem. I therefore wanted to share some real world examples of how the Web Summit has helped Datahug secure … Continue reading A Letter from an Irish Startup to the Web Summit

Setting up Sharepoint Search Service:

While trying to configure SSP (shared services provider) i kept getting a 'no indexer error'. So of i went to set up a search services on MOSS 2007 when i got an annoying 'An unhandled exception occurred in the user interface.Exception Information: OSearch (AccountName)' error. Simple solution involved putting the DOMAIN NAME before the account … Continue reading Setting up Sharepoint Search Service: