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'(We need) a functioning assembly, who prioritise housing across government'

'(We need) a functioning assembly, who prioritise housing across government'

Siobhan McCauley, Director of Regional Services, Northern Ireland Housing Executive, on the immediate changes necessary to resolve the worst effects of the housing crisis

The dangers of the 'man up' culture for mental health

The dangers of the 'man up' culture for mental health

While the construction industry has undergone much progress in the last few years in terms of safety, salaries, and inclusiveness, there is still much room for improvement when it comes to mental health, says Carmen Bryce

Looking to the post-Brexit future

Looking to the post-Brexit future

Celebrating 25 years of speaking up for small and medium businesses, the ISME Annual Conference will focus firmly on what happens next.

Future holds opportunity for flexible, innovative companies

Future holds opportunity for flexible, innovative companies

ISME chief executive Neil McDonnell surveys the landscape for Irish businesses ahead of this year’s annual conference

‘Being part of ISME makes us feel that someone is on our side’

‘Being part of ISME makes us feel that someone is on our side’

Fragrances of Ireland is a family-owned boutique perfumery that has been operating since the early 1980s and became one of the first members of ISME when it was founded in 1993

Keynote speakers at ISME Conference

Keynote speakers at ISME Conference

Speakers include Heather Humphreys TD, Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, economist Jim Power and East Coast Bakehouse co-founder Alison Cowzer

Major aviation conference flies the flag for western region

Major aviation conference flies the flag for western region

The annual Shannon International Leasing Conference (SILC), held in Limerick last week, offered an opportunity for industry stalwarts to discuss the region’s progress.

IASC announces expansion plans for booming aviation services industry

IASC announces expansion plans for booming aviation services industry

Shannon is well on the way to becoming a key hub for the sector, and is investing in facilities to accommodate rising demand

Aviation leasing giant poised for long-term growth

Aviation leasing giant poised for long-term growth

GECAS, a world leader in aviation leasing and financing, captivated an audience of international industry experts at last week’s Shannon International Leasing Conference (SILC).

Fight or flight? Why Shannon is choosing both

Fight or flight? Why Shannon is choosing both

Already a leader in maintenance, the airport is chasing new opportunities in the creation of aircraft parts.

Solving the identity crisis

Solving the identity crisis

This year saw the debut of a new category in the Fast 50: the cyber security award. Won by SensiPass for its innovative approach to authentication, security may never be the same again

High performance, strong purpose, and the ‘Golden Thread’

High performance, strong purpose, and the ‘Golden Thread’

I3PT Certification is the leading building certification firm in Ireland and is growing its market share in Britain also. The company has two core business units; building certification services and project collaboration software

Providing authentic security

Providing authentic security

Deloitte has created a cyber security category in its Fast 50 awards, and Jacky Fox, cyber and IT forensic lead at Deloitte, explains why

Taking the mystery out of GDPR

Taking the mystery out of GDPR

Data protection and privacy need to become part of the way we work, the GDPR Summit heard last week as experts aimed to cut through the noise surrounding the new regulations

Putting down a marker for the future

Putting down a marker for the future

Ireland’s best-known technology growth index, the Deloitte Technology Fast 50, has returned - and this year it has a new winner, and a new lead