Arlene Harris

Arlene Harris

Midwest region attracts investment from global players

Midwest region attracts investment from global players

Shannon proves itself a major hub for foreign direct investment with more than 4,000 jobs created in the last three years

Keeping it lean and keen to drive operational efficiency

Keeping it lean and keen to drive operational efficiency

The Midwest Lean Network helps industries of every size share insights on how to be high productivity, low waste

Shannon spreads its wings

Shannon spreads its wings

For many years, Shannon has been synonymous with aviation. Indeed, it is the largest aerospace and aviation cluster in the country

Accelerator propels aviation start-ups to greater things

Accelerator propels aviation start-ups to greater things

Start-up accelerator Propeller Shannon launched in 2017 in response to a call for tenders for state agency Enterprise Ireland’s Regional Accelerator Development Scheme

Healthy Mexican food with a side dish of social conscience

Healthy Mexican food with a side dish of social conscience

There’s nothing nicer than spoiling yourself with your favourite meal but quite often one resta...

Everything’s gone green for No-H2O

Everything’s gone green for No-H2O

As businesses begin to embrace environmentally friendly practices, the franchising industry is se...

Irish Electrical Industry Awards 2019

Irish Electrical Industry Awards 2019

EIFI: Recognising excellence in the Irish Electrical Industry together

Feel the career fear and do it anyway

Feel the career fear and do it anyway

The act of changing careers comes with many risks and obstacles, but a growing number of people are taking the plunge regardless

Spanish steps to heaven: City-hopping in Andalucia

Spanish steps to heaven: City-hopping in Andalucia

A trip to the scenic, sun-baked and culinarily rich region of Andalucia is just the tonic for the senses

Helping the audiovisual sector continue to thrive

Helping the audiovisual sector continue to thrive

The Irish film industry in particular is benefiting hugely from the many government initiatives and structures promoting Irish talent and attracting inward investment

Coming out in hives: A buzzing hobby

Coming out in hives: A buzzing hobby

With the global insect population in decline, more and more people are keeping beehives to do their bit for the environment – and for the sheer enjoyment of it too

A buzzy investment firm in a honeypot location

A buzzy investment firm in a honeypot location

BlackBee offers clients innovative investment products and services while its employees can have a high quality of life and lower cost of living in a burgeoning city, writes Arlene Harris

Investing In Cork’s future

Investing In Cork’s future

The projected growth of Cork city’s population must be matched by investment in infrastructure, business leaders have warned

Ireland’s real start-up capital?

Ireland’s real start-up capital?

With 690 new companies set up in the first quarter of 2019 alone, and with strong support systems for early-stage entrepreneurs, Cork’s start-up scene is thriving, writes Arlene Harris

Digital adventures in babysitting

Digital adventures in babysitting

The march of technology has meant that there are now plenty of new and innovative ways to look after the kids