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‘No need to outrun anything you can outwit’

‘No need to outrun anything you can outwit’

Each week, we profile one of Ireland’s foremost corporate leaders, tracing their career to date and exploring the lessons they have learned along the way. This week, we meet Niall Norton, chief executive of Openet

Movers  & Shakers

Movers & Shakers

The risky business of suspension

The risky business of suspension

Employers can face swingeing legal penalties if they rush into suspending an employee under suspicion of misconduct

Lir Agri milks research to reach full potential

Lir Agri milks research to reach full potential

Lir makes biosecurity products for farmers, including detergents, descalers, sterilisers and disinfectants

App vows to help legal profession

App vows to help legal profession

Oathello allows solicitors who need to get documents sworn and notarised to find nearby notaries and lawyers offering the service

Early-bird catch sees gastro pub pair eye up new target

Early-bird catch sees gastro pub pair eye up new target

Dave Coffey and Damien Quinn are behind the Sussex gastro pub above O’Brien’s bar on Leeson Street

NVP Energy surges ahead with €10m water treatment investment

NVP Energy surges ahead with €10m water treatment investment

The company was set up in 2011 by managing director Michael Murray, former head of Kirby Engineering in Britain

The Entrepreneur Experience: Meet the entrepreneurs

The Entrepreneur Experience: Meet the entrepreneurs

Next month, up-and-coming business people will have the chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs, thanks to the Entrepreneur Experience and Cork BIC

Leanna Byrne: 'Angel investors deserve the saintly title'

Leanna Byrne: 'Angel investors deserve the saintly title'

To be a successful angel investor you need to be a good judge of potential

‘Don’t hire people like yourself. You need diverse perspectives’

‘Don’t hire people like yourself. You need diverse perspectives’

Promed managing director Barry Russell traces his career to date and explores the lessons he has learned along the way

Making that win-win sale

Making that win-win sale

Getting to grips with a successful sales patter can be a daunting prospect

Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers

3 key business appointments

Soundproof tent deal worth shouting about

Soundproof tent deal worth shouting about

Contracts will take Tralee-based start-up into the Canadian market for the first time

Take a horse to water and Hydrasure can gauge what it drinks

Take a horse to water and Hydrasure can gauge what it drinks

Lack of hydration can lead to colic, a cause of premature deaths among horses

Medtech start-up targets $8bn global market

Medtech start-up targets $8bn global market

Enteral feeding devices are used by people who cannot ingest sufficient nutrition orally