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Financial planning for women, at every stage of life

Financial planning for women, at every stage of life

From saving for your first house to planning for retirement, the best way to manage your finances as a working woman will evolve over time

Why Ryanair needs to tread carefully with its succession strategy

Why Ryanair needs to tread carefully with its succession strategy

If Bonderman doesn’t leave soon, the company might lose the chairman and O’Leary at the same time, and that just won’t fly

The incorporation dilemma for small business

The incorporation dilemma for small business

There are, now more than ever, a number of areas where careful planning will notably reduce the tax liability of SMEs and their owners

How about them apples?

How about them apples?

Bulmers manufacturer C&C’s results have not been eye-catching, but its diversification into premium markets and its takeover potential make it a worthwhile investment

Panadol maker launching €800k campaign to highlight Irish link

Panadol maker launching €800k campaign to highlight Irish link

‘We had a customer in Dungarvan who told us they never knew that Panadol was made in Ireland’

Inside Track

Inside Track

Texting has been ubiquitous for years. But I was present at its birth in Ireland

Texting has been ubiquitous for years. But I was present at its birth in Ireland

‘Hire the best and give them support without interfering’

‘Hire the best and give them support without interfering’

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 James Casey, operations director at LotusWorks

Creating a new model of leadership

Creating a new model of leadership

Contemporary best practice tells us the modern leader does not lead by wielding power, but by creating a vision, inspiring and collaborating

Ensuring workplace equality for transgender people

Ensuring workplace equality for transgender people

As a recent Workplace Relations Commission decision indicates, careless or discriminatory treatment of transgender people can result in financial loss, bad publicity, or both for businees

Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers

This company has been good to me. I needed something to do. It has never been financial. This is a family business

This company has been good to me. I needed something to do. It has never been financial. This is a family business

Tragedy led Vicki O’Toole to go from stay-at-home mum to managing director of the family packaging business, but it is a role that she now relishes

Dublin tea firm Four Thieves in Musgraves deal

Dublin tea firm Four Thieves in Musgraves deal

NGO client list spurred US success of design firm Red Dog

NGO client list spurred US success of design firm Red Dog

Crate expectations for hoof trimming Fermoy firm aims for safe cattle handling

Crate expectations for hoof trimming Fermoy firm aims for safe cattle handling