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The class of 2018

The class of 2018

Enterprise Ireland’s Start-Up Showcase 2019 saw more than 130 innovative Irish companies network, learn and meet potential investors at one high-powered session in Dublin’s Croke Park.

Let Solas light the way for your  future

Let Solas light the way for your future

The education authority says more and more programmes in different sectors are coming on stream all the time, writes Arlene Harris

Working on a successful career: Why apprenticeships are on the rise

Working on a successful career: Why apprenticeships are on the rise

Apprenticeships are open to people of all ages who wish to gain a qualification or a degree while getting invaluable on-the-job experience, writes Arlene Harris

Equipping students with skills to succeed

Equipping students with skills to succeed

Since 1996, Junior Achievement Ireland has worked with business leaders and schools nationwide to inspire and motivate young people to make the most of their education, writes Siobhán Maguire

Awards scheme celebrates entrepreneurship education

Awards scheme celebrates entrepreneurship education

The Entrepreneurial School Awards (TESA) and Summit are a public celebration of schools which foster an ethos of entrepreneurial skills development

Leading roles: JAI mentors are model examples from the varied world of work

Leading roles: JAI mentors are model examples from the varied world of work

Responding to demand from schools, JAI recruits, vets, trains, equips and supports volunteers from the business world to facilitate programmes spanning four themes: entrepreneurship, employability, financial literacy and the value of Stem

IFS scheme helping employers ‘access diverse talent pipeline’

IFS scheme helping employers ‘access diverse talent pipeline’

The first IFS graduates will emerge this year, and further expansion of the programme is on the cards

Apprenticeships: Training and real-world experience for every age and stage

Apprenticeships: Training and real-world experience for every age and stage

There are many options for people who, at any stage of life, decide to return to education and get new qualifications, develop further skills or indeed get involved in an apprenticeship programme

How tech apprenticeships get jobseekers on the Fastrack

How tech apprenticeships get jobseekers on the Fastrack

The not-for-profit industry-led organisation works closely with national education agencies, local development organisations and government departments to develop and promote technology-based programmes and career development opportunities

Living on the edge at Cantillon 2019

Living on the edge at Cantillon 2019

Referred to as the 'founding father of economics' by American economist Murray Rothbard, the Irish-French economist Richard Cantillon was the author of the Essai sur la Nature du Commerce en Général (1755)

Tapping into the potential of the internet of people

Tapping into the potential of the internet of people

While the Internet of Things area has a great deal of potential, the individual must be at the centre of all decisions, as risks and security threats surround data gathering

Finding the right balance in dealing with data

Finding the right balance in dealing with data

As the main sponsor of Cantillon 2019, Fexco's experience in this world has informed a strong view on how data is handled and used, especially in an area as sensitive as financial data

Data shaping design in three dimensions

Data shaping design in three dimensions

What you might not have realised is how much data can and will influence design, and Shane Hassett, the chief executive of the 3D manufacturing start-up Wazp, knows this

Win tickets for you and 3 friends to Thrive Festival in the Convention Centre Dublin on 30th & 31st March

Win tickets for you and 3 friends to Thrive Festival in the Convention Centre Dublin on 30th & 31st March

Beyond the hype: How businesses can implement AI

Beyond the hype: How businesses can implement AI

Viktor Kovačević, vice-president and general manager of Comtrade Digital Services, will tell the forthcoming AI and Machine Learning Summit that AI will shape not just industry, but society as a whole