Diary of an Entrepreneur - The Good, The Bad and the Down-Right Ugly

Diary Of An Entrepreneur – The Good, The Bad and the Down-Right Ugly!

Catch Up here – Part One, Part Two, Part Three 2019 was interesting to say the least. We started our journey by clearing out the bad and bringing in the good. You’ll have noticed that previous blog posts have been focussed around process and organisation, which in some people’s eyes is ugly and perhaps boring. […]

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what do expect in a software developing internship

The Interns Strike Back – Varun Races Against Time

Another successful and meaningful month comes to an end at Chemishield.I can’t believe how fast my internship is passing by! It seems as though there is a race, with so much to learn and so little time. Arghh! I wish I could learn it all faster. But as the saying goes – Slow and steady […]

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Our interns tackle the challenge of creating a database of SDS

The Interns Strike Back – The Challenge of the Colossal Tasks

Catch Up on Ciaran’s First Post Here At the end of January, me and Varun were tasked with our next project. This project is much bigger in scope than the previous one and will actually have an impact on the Chemishield Service (which is very exciting.) We’ve been asked to create a search component of […]

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Varun Jain covers his first experiences of working in Ireland since starting his Chemishield intership

The Interns Strike Back – Varun’s Living The Dream

It’s hard to believe that I have been a Software Engineer Intern at Chemishield for a month already! Time flies, and it feels like I was here for an interview just yesterday. My joy knew no bounds when I was offered an Internship at Chemishield. It was like a dream come true since I always wanted to work with Cloud technologies and I couldn’t ask for a better company than Chemishield. […]

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applied computing internship

The Interns Strike Back – Ciarán Goes Ham

With two new interns from WIT starting their placement with us, we thought what a great way to get an insider insight into the Chemishield way. Meet Ciarán and Varun, every month we’ll be posting their monthly round-up of the highs and lows of Chemishield intern life – no tea making or coffee fetching to […]

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Client Testimonial – Eirgen (An Opko Health Company)

EirGen Pharma (An Opko Health Company) recently installed Chemishield in their labs as part of a commercial trial with Aphex – Engineering Pharma Excellence. Our slick solution automated the chemical waste disposal process and provided QC personnel with a greater degree of confidence when disposing of chemical waste. Not only does Chemishield enhance safety, but […]

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the importance of mentality when setting up your start up

Diary of an Entrepreneur – Bono Syndrome

So, after been hassled and pushed towards blogging by our Sales & Marketing Executive, Rebecca Burke, (thanks Becky!) I’ve decided to write a candid monthly entrepreneurial account encompassing everything from establishing a business, right through to running it, and the high and lows. My hope is that we can enhance our online brand, drive more […]

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Chemishield develops chemical waste disposal software for big pharma

Trialling, Connecting and When David Met Goliath!

Welcome to my latest edition of the Chemishield blog, it’s been a busy few months for the team here with finalising development and release of Chemishield Pro (the online version of the software) to project managing our global pilot trial with a Pharma Industry leader and not forgetting the successful outcomes from our commercial trial with near neighbours in Waterford, Eirgen Pharma (Opko Health) […]

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AI , innovative technology

Would You Rather Write a Letter or Send an Email?

Would you write a letter or rather send an email? This seems like a fairly obvious question. Everyone (I hope) is going to say send an email. Why? The answer lies in three key words – ‘SPEED TO VALUE’.
I understand writing a letter can be rather nostalgic and depending on circumstances, may be more appropriate over e-mail, but, in the hectic world we live in […]

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Developing a SaaS product

From Day One To Launch

Chemishield provides the answer to what appears to be a simple question, “How do I know if it is safe to put this chemical waste in to that container?” The answer to that question forms the basis for the development of the core part of the Chemishield platform. Before developing that functionality or any other functionality though we had to take a big step back and consider the holistic view […]

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