Post Reporter

Post Reporter

Cyber attacks should  not be blamed on victims, experts say

Cyber attacks should not be blamed on victims, experts say

Too much blame for cyber attacks is being placed on human failure, according to a pair of leading...

Why flexible working options are the business

Why flexible working options are the business

Are you happy in your job? Recent research by LinkedIn indicates that one in four people in Ireland are not. Flexible working and the gig economy might just fix that, writes Amanda Connolly

Amazon beats forecasts as ads push pays off

Amazon beats forecasts as ads push pays off

The world’s biggest web retailer showed that it can maintain rapid growth while improving profitability and fending off online competition from rivals like Walmart.

Shipping tycoon chips in to stabilise Norwegian

Shipping tycoon chips in to stabilise Norwegian

Norwegian said on Tuesday that it had raised 3 billion kroner (€309m) in a rights issue underwritten by investors including shipping magnate John Fredriksen to avoid breaching financial covenants

Britain must now reciprocate on Common Travel Area

Britain must now reciprocate on Common Travel Area

The Irish government has moved to protect the rights of British citizens here. It is time for similar action in Britain

Return to Irish health service after working overseas a culture shock

Return to Irish health service after working overseas a culture shock

One fifth of consultant posts remain vacant, leaving hospital doctors under severe pressure and putting patient safety at risk

Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers

Gerry Hastings has been appointed chief executive at Fexco Aviation Services. Prior to this appoi...

Increasing salaries is not the best way to attract talent

Increasing salaries is not the best way to attract talent

Offering higher wages simply results in companies trying to outbid each other

Cast the net wide to get the best hires

Cast the net wide to get the best hires

As we approach full employment, the competition for talent is intense, recruitment budgets are sm...

‘Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships’

‘Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships’

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 Martin Gurren of Autodesk

Frozen veg firm’s success is rooted in social media

Frozen veg firm’s success is rooted in social media

Strong Roots has used Facebook and Instagram to build a young and engaged customer base globally

Eyewear innovators’ blue screen thinking

Eyewear innovators’ blue screen thinking

Ambr Eyewear makes glasses which protect against digital eye strain

Life is sweet for chocolate-makers

Life is sweet for chocolate-makers

Wexford artisan chocolatiers Bean and Goose started small, but they have carved a unique niche for their confectionery and now have big plans

New this week

New this week

Zing hits high note with RIAM deal Zing Technology has agreed a deal with the Royal Irish Academy...

Landmark Dundrum pub for sale after 129 years of trading

Landmark Dundrum pub for sale after 129 years of trading

CBRE is seeking offers in excess of €3.75 million for the private treaty sale of the landmark U...