Who is an Employer?

    The Entrepreneur's Guide to Customer Development: A cheat sheet to The Four Steps to the Epiphany

  • Eventually, entrepreneurs will need to hire staff to help run the business, therefore they become
    employers.
  • An entrepreneur may not have the skills needed to run the business and therefore he/she will need to hire managers and experts e.g. a restaurant owner may need to hire a manager and a chef . 
  • Employers have to bear many costs
    (a) wages and the cost of preparing this weekly
    (b) PRSI- employees and employers contribute to this but the employers contribution is greater
    (c) Insurance premiums
    (d) Workplace facilities e.g. canteen, parking, toilets.