Post Reporter

Post Reporter

Merger hurdles prove too high for German banking giants

Merger hurdles prove too high for German banking giants

The failure to agree on a deal with Commerzbank now forces Deutsche Bank, once Europe’s dominant financial institution, to come up with its fifth turnaround plan since 2015

Twitter tweaks help figures beat expectations

Twitter tweaks help figures beat expectations

Chief executive Jack Dorsey has been escalating efforts to rid the site of toxic content amid heightened concerns that social media companies have failed to curb the exploitation of personal data, election meddling and hateful posts

Done deal

Done deal

TaxAssist takes on thirty new staff Irish-owned company TaxAssist Accountants will expand to two ...

Outdated views destroy young lives

Outdated views destroy young lives

Those responsible for the murder of Lyra McKee are corrupted by a romanticised version of militant republicanism

Forget Tesla versus tractor, we are all responsible for climate change

Forget Tesla versus tractor, we are all responsible for climate change

Polarised views are not helping the debate on how our diet affects our environment

Healthcare system must put the user first – not vested interests

Healthcare system must put the user first – not vested interests

Academia is not the solution to the health crisis. Rather we should go back to the fundamentals of safety, quality and productivity, and a leadership that will implement them

Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers

A new partner has been appointed at LK Shields. David Naughton joins from William Fry where he wa...

Fixed-term contracts are not always the way out

Fixed-term contracts are not always the way out

Fixed-term contracts cannot be used by employers as a means to avoid the Unfair Dismissals Acts

‘It’s okay to make mistakes that we can learn from. It’s good to take risks’

‘It’s okay to make mistakes that we can learn from. It’s good to take risks’

Each week, we profile one of Ireland’s corporate leaders, tracing their career to date and exploring the lessons they have learned along the way. This week, we meet Phil Codd of Expleo Ireland

On the market

On the market

Our round-up of the best homes currently on offer

Nordic ways

Nordic ways

The optimal Scandinavian look for your home

When the whistle falls on deaf ears

When the whistle falls on deaf ears

Whistleblowers are often lauded, yet regularly pilloried. In her book, Whistleblowing, Irish academic Kate Kenny spoke to whistleblowers across the world in an attempt to understand the fallout that accompanies the act of speaking out

Culture Counter

Culture Counter

Going Up Sally Rooney having already become the toast of the hip-lit gang in Ireland, Rooney’s ...

Novel looks at the trans experience from too great a distance

Novel looks at the trans experience from too great a distance

Gor all the insensitivity on its cover, My Brother’s Name is Jessica comes from the right place. It’s a sincere and very readable attempt to educate young people about the trans experience and to foster acceptance

For lighter, brighter days

For lighter, brighter days

This week, bring some sunshine into your kitchen with these recipes from Megan Nolan, head chef at Il Vicolo in Galway city