Post Reporter

Post Reporter

Why does Trump like trade wars?

Why does Trump like trade wars?

Just what is motivating Donald Trump in this trade war? According to experts, it’s partly political pragmatism, partly native ignorance, and – perhaps surprisingly – a little dollop of justification.

Streets for feet: The world’s great walking cities

Streets for feet: The world’s great walking cities

Good urban design is about making a city as walkable as possible, which affects us more deeply than we know. Neuroscientist Shane O’Mara writes in praise of the world’s great walking cities

Cutting your pet’s carbon paw print

Cutting your pet’s carbon paw print

Is owning a carnivorous pet ethical when everyone around is making efforts to reduce meat consumption for a sustainable future?

Book review: Nobber

Book review: Nobber

Surreal, plague-ridden tale is set to become an Irish cult classic

Culture Counter

Culture Counter

Going Up Pandora the jewellery firm has succeeded in signing up Stranger Things star Millie Bobby...

Facing Facts: How facial recognition technology became big business

Facing Facts: How facial recognition technology became big business

Facial recognition is being used for everything from airport security and identity fraud detection to stopping toilet paper thieves. But as the technology becomes ever more pervasive, it raises ethical and legal issues.

Brunch with a punch

Brunch with a punch

This week, liven up your brunch table with recipes from Peter Sztal and Frank Kavanagh from Cloud Picker Café (cloudpickercoffee.ie) in Dublin city centre

Europe's cobbled streets tripping up scooter firms

Europe's cobbled streets tripping up scooter firms

Many of the continent’s oldest capital cities also feature very narrow streets - useful for taking a shortcut on a scooter, but near-impossible to navigation for a scooter company’s collection truck

Johnson opponents step up plans to halt no-deal Brexit

Johnson opponents step up plans to halt no-deal Brexit

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn signalled he would call a vote of no-confidence when the House of Commons returns next month

An Insta-guide to the Gram

An Insta-guide to the Gram

Instagram is one of the most popular web platforms in the world, so here’s how to make it work for you

The secret ingredients to get the best from your team

The secret ingredients to get the best from your team

There is no magic recipe for high-performing work groups, but a few key measures will help

Why a dress code is not always a good look

Why a dress code is not always a good look

While employers have a right to impose a dress code as long as it is not discriminatory, sometimes it makes sense to loosen the rules

Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers

The board of ESB has appointed a new company secretary. Marie Sinnott joined the company in 1989....

‘If it’s good for your customer, it will be good for your business’

‘If it’s good for your customer, it will be good for your business’

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 Tim Dooley of Dooley Insurance Group

Wicklow family home with four stables has price tag of €545,000

Wicklow family home with four stables has price tag of €545,000

A substantial dormer residence, Golden Hill in Manor Kilbride, Co Wicklow has stables and a commercial yard