Setting up a dedicated website can also create opportunities to deepen the use of social media platforms.  Photograph: Getty Images

There are many factors that make up a good graduate recruitment website, but setting up a dedicated site or ‘hub’ rather than sticking information abo(...)

Trilogy Sensitive Very Gentle Calming Fluid €35.09 Trilogy have dialed the ingredient list right down on this product and it is free from essential(...)

Ryanair’s attempts to reinvent itself as a customer-friendly business seems to be paying off with the latest survey showing it climbed from 99th place in 2013 to 63rd position this year

Bord Bia has been named as Ireland’s most reputable organisation, according to a new study that rates companies across a number of indicators includi(...)

Fine Gael’s Michael Noonan. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has estimated there could be an additional €10 billion to €11 billion available for public spending between next y(...)

Nenagh Retail Park: Its  purpose-built warehouses extend to 14,678sq m, with two adjoining sites of 3.1 acres for future development

The 10-year-old Nenagh Retail Park in Co Tipperary is to be offered for sale at a significant discount on its original valuation. Kevin McMahon of Sa(...)

While the market share of Irish-owned retail firms has declined, the new entrants, such as H&M, Zara and Ikea, have brought variety and competition to the Irish retail sector, driving down prices

If you walk around the main shopping districts of Dublin, Cork and Galway, many of the shops you see are part of UK-based retail chains, such Marks &a(...)

Interior of the Manufactum shop in Stuttgart

Whenever something breaks in my hands – a dynamo, a pen, a pan – a German friend pops up from nowhere to lecture me that “Billig gekauft ist zweimal g(...)

Emilia Douglas wearing a cloth nappy. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Buried in a photo album in my parents’ house, there’s a picture of me as a young baby, sitting in a terrycloth nappy and sporting some rather fetchin(...)

Road Safety Operations Ireland, which has the contract to run speed detector vans, switched to unlimited status in 2014.  Photograph: Frank Miller /	THE IRISH TIMES

The Panama Papers (aka leaked files from the law firm Mossack Fonseca) have shone some light on the predilection of certain businesses and the wealthy(...)

John Paul Scally: “There is nothing you can’t buy in a Lidl store today, fresh food or off the shelf.” photograph: keith arkins

A strange thing happens to some men once we hit our mid-30s. Whenever we meet a guy of our generation who is very senior in business or successful in(...)