Date Published: 14/09/2016

HIRE, REWARD, AND TOLERATE ONLY FULLY FORMED ADULTS

Last week on LinkedIn I shared a blog by Kevin Kruse entitled ‘Netflix Has No Rules Because They Hire Great People’. His article resonated with me and had me thinking...

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Date Published: 09/09/2016

WITH AUTUMN COMES OPPORTUNITY

Autumn is my favourite season. You cannot beat a walk in the multi-coloured landscape and the crisp sound of leaves underfoot. We often think of Spring as the season to...

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Date Published: 01/09/2016

APPLE AND IRELAND – TIME TO THINK DIFFERENT

As Steve Jobs himself would have said, it’s time to think different. Most of the tidal wave of opinion since the European Commission’s decision on Apple landed is wrong. The...

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Date Published: 26/08/2016

BIG PHARMA TARGETS RARE DISEASES

After a relatively quiet summer, talks of anticipated acquisitions are here again. Unsurprisingly, given the number of pharma and biotech operations in Ireland, another company here has been implicated. Whilst...

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Date Published: 11/08/2016

WHY INTEGRITY = EXCELLENCE

At a team meeting recently we listened to some positive client feedback and the words that resonated time and again, were ‘integrity’ and ‘good customer service’, which was of course...

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Date Published: 04/08/2016

NO BREAK FOR THE BOSS? 7 TIPS FOR SENIOR EXECUTIVES TO TAKE A SUCCESSFUL HOLIDAY

Apart from statutory obligation, companies offer paid holidays for a reason - and that includes the boss! Evidence clearly indicates that without proper breaks from the workplace we become less...

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Date Published: 20/07/2016

WITH GREAT TALENT COMES GREAT OPPORTUNITY

No one wants another Brexit article, so all I’ll say is that now “Ireland Inc.” has a great opportunity to get the word out to global companies, particularly in the...

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Date Published: 14/07/2016

5 STEPS FOR GREAT IDEAS

On a recent visit to the Facebook EMEA HQ office in Dublin it was difficult not to walk away with a feeling of amazement at the vastness of the space...

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Date Published: 06/07/2016

BREXIT - IRELAND’S OPPORTUNITY?

“In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.” - Sun Tzu, The Art of War Once the initial shock of Britain’s vote on June 23 to leave the EU...

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Date Published: 15/06/2016

GREENCORE CEO PATRICK COVENEY BELIEVES (BREXIT) CAMPAIGN WILL SUCCEED.

Speaking this morning at a Dublin Chamber of Commerce Business Breakfast, guest speaker Patrick Coveney said “My personal judgement is that they (Britain) will” vote to exit the EU. This...

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Date Published: 27/05/2016

SMART WORDS

I recently got to thinking about words and it occurred to me that the most simple words can often be the most powerful. Small words used in error can cause...

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Date Published: 19/05/2016

BREXIT WOULDN’T BE ALL BAD!

The American Chamber of Commerce Ireland hosts its Annual Dinner this Friday. Such an event is quite significant in the light of the possibility of a Brexit. The most recent...

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Date Published: 12/05/2016

CATCH UP OR BE ELIMINATED

“We didn’t do anything wrong, but somehow, we lost”. That’s how Nokia’s CEO, Rajeev Suri saw their recent acquisition by Microsoft. How could this happen to such a well-respected company...

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Date Published: 03/05/2016

BUSINESS ADVICE FROM THE BARD

This year marks the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death. Many of us remember our school experience of the writer with some anguish, learning extracts by rote and struggling with...

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Date Published: 27/04/2016

IN SEARCH OF EXCELLENCE

As an executive search firm, Accreate’s task is to source the best people for the best roles. We strive to find the most talented individuals for our clients. We look...

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