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Reading green? Find solutions on the bookshelf

Reading green? Find solutions on the bookshelf

To go more in-depth about putting sustainability at the heart of your business, and how to get your business performing sustainably at pace, we at IMI’s Knowledge Centre have chosen a selection of books that do more than just lay out a philosophy on how we should combat climate change – and instead offer real solutions

'Technology is only the enabler...not the end game'

'Technology is only the enabler...not the end game'

Martin Delaney, General Manager of the Innovation Value Institute on digital transformation and the greatest challenges facing modern technology leaders

Bravery: the first step in the pathway to productivity

Bravery: the first step in the pathway to productivity

In order to boost performance, re­main competitive and grow op­erations, Irish businesses have to be effective in terms of their cul­ture, workspace and technology. By getting these elements right, organisations can create their own work-style footprint and drive the company forward. A cohesive and effective ap­proach can enable innovation, empower people and enhance productivity. But first, business leaders have to be open to change and brave enough to adapt how they work.

We’re supplying a service. We look at the people behind the service, not just the company but the shareholders and their families.

We’re supplying a service. We look at the people behind the service, not just the company but the shareholders and their families.

“Big Red Cloud helps in terms of pulling information together, and we can give advice on how clients should make changes to their business,” says Joey Boland Business Advisory Partner for RBK

The modern CIO performs a critical and complex role in organisations today

The modern CIO performs a critical and complex role in organisations today

"CIO needs to represent IT as more than just tactical - it should be seen as strategic.  Look to improve the value of existing or new IT investments in the organisation and align with business managers to demonstrate this value in measurable ways", says Edel Creely, Managing Director of Trilogy Technologies

How real-time visibility of the supply chain can help reduce food waste

How real-time visibility of the supply chain can help reduce food waste

A shocking 40 per cent of food doesn’t even make it to market. Knowing the exact status at all times of perishable food is key to minimising food waste – and tech has made this possible

High-tech solutions in every store

High-tech solutions in every store

Independent stores don’t need to be left behind in the technology stakes: the right partner can help them to compete with the large-scale multiple retailers, writes Jason Walsh

Captiva POS keeps kitchens cooking

Captiva POS keeps kitchens cooking

Captiva POS, a cloud service provider to the restaurant business, is moving forward in its mission to drive efficiency in this high-cost, high-stress sector, writes Jason Walsh

When it comes to recruitment, the kids are alright

When it comes to recruitment, the kids are alright

Employers are eager to maintain high levels of graduate recruitment in Ireland, new research has found

More than just a number at RSM

More than just a number at RSM

Next month, RSM’s annual graduate programme opens its doors once again to a new raft of applications from those interested in working with the company in 2020

Learning to lead on the job, with real-world results

Learning to lead on the job, with real-world results

Lidl’s graduate management development programme offers graduates an opportunity to work in several areas of the business including e-commerce, IT, sales, marketing, audit, purchasing and central services

How today’s kids can learn from the brightest and best

How today’s kids can learn from the brightest and best

Interactive projectors bring multimedia to the classroom at a cost affordable to any school, writes Jason Walsh

Think you have tech skills? Think again

Think you have tech skills? Think again

Despite the digital transformation of the workplace - and indeed of life in general - IT user skills still lag. The Irish Computer Society hopes to change this, offering training to school students and office staff, writes Jason Walsh

How upskilling Ireland’s workforce helps our SMEs

How upskilling Ireland’s workforce helps our SMEs

According to Skillnet Ireland’s annual report, 56,182 people undertook training in 2018. That’s almost 7,000 more than in 2017

BDO eager to nurture ‘brightest and best’

BDO eager to nurture ‘brightest and best’

The leading global accountancy and advisory firm welcomes applications from graduates year-round