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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Date Published: 09/12/2016

THE ONE MINUTE PHD IN COMMUNICATIONS!

This week in college the evening communications lecture focused on leadership and the importance of effective communications in the work place. All of the students in my class work full...

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Date Published: 11/11/2016

THE HIGH PRICE OF CHOOSING WRONG

Every four years, Americans go to the polls to choose their President & Commander in Chief. Essentially POTUS as the secret service call the President (as opposed to FLOTUS for...

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Date Published: 04/11/2016

IT’S NOT ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS

Christmas may be on the horizon but let’s not get ahead of ourselves! I’ve always found it fascinating that as a race, that we are becoming increasingly infatuated with focussing...

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Date Published: 26/10/2016

7 TIPS TO GET MORE OUT OF YOUR SLEEP?

I was awake last week at 3am and found it impossible to get back to sleep so I decided to read – The Gloss Magazine, Octobers 2016 edition, article -...

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Date Published: 14/10/2016

INTERNATIONAL EXECUTIVE SEARCH - BRINGING THE BEST BACK HOME

In my work with Accreate over 90% of the search assignments I carry out for my clients involve an international element. Our clients’ international requirements can be categorised into two...

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Date Published: 07/10/2016

FINANCIAL FISTICUFFS

Following Prime Minister Theresa May’s speech at the Conservative Party conference last Sunday, the dividing lines over what Brexit will mean in practice have become much clearer. Britain is now...

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Date Published: 29/09/2016

PUNCHING A CLASS ABOVE

Ireland is a country that has made a big impact on the world for such a small island with a mere five million people. We have always been known for...

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