Why we must teach digital skills
Stem in the curriculum is important, but is not the same as giving children the digital skills they’ll need in the future workplace
‘Soon every job will be a digital job,” said Linda Keane, strategy and operations manager at the Irish Computer Society (ICS).
It’s a stark message and one that feels intuitively right - which of us does not use a computer every day, after all - but Keane said she can back up her claim with research.
“The European Commission has predicted that 90 per cent of future jobs will require digital...
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Futureproofing your pension savings during a pandemic
The temptation has been strong for savers over the past turbulent year to dip into their post-retirement funds, but later in life we’ll be glad we kept up payments
Now is the time to start planning for the golden years
If we want to enjoy our 20 years in retirement to the full, we need to work out a clear strategy to build an adequate pension
Kickstarting delivery of Ireland’s offshore wind targets
Barry Kilcline, director of offshore wind development in Ireland at SSE Renewables, says his company is ready to deliver 2GW of offshore wind projects over the next decade to contribute to Ireland’s 7 per cent annual carbon reduction targets