For an employee “the journey” may  make change inevitable.  Photograph: Getty Images

In my first job that did not involve beer or sliced ham, I worked in the corporate affairs department of a pharmaceutical company. One day some consul(...)

The Children’s Hospital Temple Street: has teamed up with a number of high-profile tech companies in the city to launch Techies4TempleStreet. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

If you spot large numbers of skinny-jean wearing, iPad-tapping, confused-looking tech executives roaming the streets of Dublin in the coming months, i(...)

LinkedIn said it expects full-year revenue of about $2.94 billion, up from an earlier forecast of about $2.90 billion

LinkedIn, operator of the biggest social networking site for professionals, reported a better-than-expected 33 per cent rise in quarterly revenue, dr(...)

Who hasn’t thought about quitting their full-time job and becoming a freelancer? Being your own boss is certainly tempting. But is giving up your s(...)

Missing skillset: Antony Jenkins, the former chief executive of Barclays. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

In the official statement from Barclays last week announcing the sacking of Antony Jenkins as CEO, three little words stood out. At first I did not no(...)

Ulster Bank staff were told of Stephen Bell’s  departure.

Ulster Bank senior executive Stephen Bell has left his role as chief risk officer. Staff were informed yesterday that his secondment from Royal Bank o(...)

Lad Lane apartments: 25 one-bedroom units and 15 two-bedroom homes

A 30-year-old apartment block going for sale on Wednesday at Lad Lane in Dublin’s south inner city will likely either be upgraded and extended or r(...)

Due to slowing down of Earth’s rotation the solar day is getting longer each year. To compensate timekeepers add a second to the year to make sure our atomic clocks are synchronised to to the solar day.

An extra second will be added to today’s length, making Tuesday 24 hours and one second long. The move is often used by international timekeepers to k(...)

Dr Dorota Wencel, Dublin City University, and Kerry Naughton of BlueBridge Technologies: their project will focus on the development of a critical care monitor for vulnerable patients

The Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Industry Research Fellowship programme offers post-graduate researchers in higher education institutions around I(...)

 Minister for Data Protection Dara Murphy has said Facebook’s plans to build a European data centre in Co Meath are “very encouraging.” Photo: Bloomberg

Minister for Data Protection Dara Murphy has said Facebook’s plans to build a European data centre in Co Meath are “very encouraging.” The social netw(...)