Technology produces plenty of anxieties but it can also be key in alleviating the stress it brings

From the pressure to keep up with social media to the irritating beeps and buzzes of devices, technology produces plenty of anxieties. But it can als(...)

Lad Lane apartments were  built by the late PV Doyle of the Doyle Hotel Group and subsequently sold to Treasury Holdings

Property fund Iput has acquired a 30-year-old block of apartments at Lad Lane in Dublin’s south inner city where it already owns an office block and h(...)

The word ‘entrepreneur’ grew during the 1990s especially in the tech sector

Have we reached peak entrepreneur? Not entrepreneur in the sense of hugely successful people with business acumen and creativity and – oh, alright, I’(...)

Hackers are now using a combination of psychological and technological techniques to access personal information, according to experts. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Hackers are now using a combination of psychological and technological techniques to access personal information. Hackers are using voicemail record(...)

Tesla co-founder Elon Musk: a new book is particularly revelatory about his childhood, telling of an abusive father and a difficult time at school where he was bullied by his peers. Photographer: Tim Rue/Bloomberg

With school started and the rest of us back at our desks, it is the end of what has been a relentless summer of business news: the fate of Greece and (...)

Assessing candidates for specific jobs is a specialism that many businesses don’t possess, and this is where a recruitment agency comes in. Photograph: Getty images/iStockphoto

Given the popularity of LinkedIn and the many organisations choosing to look after their hiring needs themselves, you’d be forgiven for wondering why (...)

The car of suspected gunman Vester L. Flanagan, also known as Bryce Williams, is seen off Highway I-66 in Fauquier County, Virginia on Wednesday. Photograph: Reuters

Alison Parker, morning reporter WDBJ7 Alison Parker was a rising star at the Virginia station where she first began her career as an intern. The WDBJ(...)

Jeff Bezos urged his 180,000 employees to give the ‘New York Times’ article “a careful read” but said it “doesn’t describe the Amazon I know or the caring Amazonians I work with every day”. Photograph: Peter Foley/Bloomberg

Amazon has said it would not tolerate the “shockingly callous management practices” described in a weekend article in the New York Times. Jeff Bezos,(...)

Michelle Farrelly

“I think I remember wanting to do drama at first because my older sister had done drama, but my very wise mother convinced me that business was generi(...)

An employee  at Etsy’s headquarters in Brooklyn. Last month, the company informed users that anyone outside of the Americas will enter a terms of use agreement with Etsy Ireland

Artisan goods marketplace Etsy, which promised to be a beacon for transparency as a public company, recently implemented a strategy that shrouds its o(...)