Date Published: 21/07/2017

AN ISLAND AT THE CENTER OF THE WORLD

If like me you were one of the many Irish feeling proud after reading last week’s article in Time Magazine on Leo Varadkar, you may also be feeling hopeful for...

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Date Published: 18/07/2017

CULTURE AS A TOOL FOR SUCCESS

“Now in the height of the summer months, the roads are quieter than ever and out of office responses are reaching their annual heights. Trying to continue to operate a...

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Date Published: 29/06/2017

FINTECH AND BREXIT

At this week’s “The Future of Fintech” event hosted by BITA, panels of speakers gave their particular insights into the Fintech industry in Ireland and UK, and further afield with...

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Date Published: 23/06/2017

IRELAND’S GOT TALENT

As formal Brexit negotiations between the EU and UK kicked off this week and the ESRI reported that a so-called ‘hard’ Brexit could cost Ireland up to €200m a year...

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Date Published: 09/06/2017

VARIETY IS THE SPICE OF LIFE!

Change is a word we are all slightly intimidated by, in all aspects of our lives. We are creatures of habit and therefore find change unsettling and sometimes unappealing. However...

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Date Published: 30/05/2017

LEADERSHIP TIPS FROM ROSS KENNEDY, MANAGING DIRECTOR AND GM INTERNATIONAL, LIFERAY

My approach to planning is ... Glen Robson, an visionary mentor early in my career, once told me that all complex problems boil down to a single question. The quality...

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Date Published: 04/05/2017

SINÉAD MCSWEENEY IN CONVERSATION WITH THE DUBLIN CHAMBER TECHNOLOGY FORUM

I went along this morning to the Dublin Chamber’s Technology Forum series, today featuring Sinéad McSweeney, VP Public Policy and Communications EMEA and MD of Twitter Ireland. As a Headhunter...

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Date Published: 06/04/2017

IRELAND’S DESIRE FOR EMA SUCCESS

Post Brexit, it’s looking like the first European agency to relocate will be the European Medicines Agency. A decision is expected sometime this summer and out of the over 20...

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Date Published: 31/03/2017

RACE TO THE BOTTOM?

In the week in which Theresa May triggered Brexit and the 730 days until a deal is (or is not) done started ticking, there were some very mixed signals about...

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Date Published: 24/03/2017

TO THINE OWN SELF BE TRUE: SHAKESPEARE’S WORDS APPLIED TO AVIATION AND BANKING

I read with interest this week of the launch by IAG of a low-cost long-haul airline and was surprised to note that it was greeted with comments that this could...

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Date Published: 06/03/2017

A WOMAN’S WORK

As the 8 of March is International Women’s Day, it’s worth your while reading the following stats ‘slowly’: *One in ten directors of Irish plcs are women. *10% of ISEQ...

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Date Published: 08/02/2017

GREAT OUTLOOK FOR TOURISM IN 2017

On Thursday the 29th of December 2016 the Irish Tourist Industry Confederation (ITIC) held a press event in Buswells Hotel where they issued the following press release – “Review of...

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Date Published: 26/01/2017

FINANCE GETS ITS MOJO BACK

The people formerly known as the Masters of the Universe - now just plain financiers - rolled into town this week for the annual European Financial Forum, a gathering of...

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Date Published: 18/01/2017

NEW YEAR, SAME GOALS

There is always a period of acclimatisation in the first week or two of January, which is quickly followed by frantic planning and goal setting. For many, this is simply...

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Date Published: 01/01/2017

2017 ACCREATE - EXECUTIVE SEARCH SALARY GUIDE

CONTINUED HIGH LEVEL OF DEMAND FOR ‘C’ SUITE EXECUTIVES ACROSS ALL INDUSTRY SECTORS. Accreate is the executive search division of the Morgan McKinley Group and is the only Irish executive...

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