LinkedIn Corporation, the social networking website, reported a 35 per cent rise in quarterly revenue as demand grew for its hiring services.

LinkedIn, the operator of the world’s biggest online network for professionals, reported a 35 per cent rise in quarterly revenue as demand grew for it(...)

Montevetro in docklands: occupied by Google.

Dublin’s tallest planned office block, the 73m Exo at Point Village, recently got the green light from Dublin City Council – even though a building of(...)

 Porsche: Car firm’s results due on Friday. Photograph:  Nicolas Mollo/AFP/Getty Images
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TODAY Results: Apple; First Bancorp; First Data; Halliburton; Xerox. Meetings: Preparing for Industry 4.0 (Crowne Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown). (...)

LinkedIn: “I’ve got 209 waiting there at the moment; that’s how long it has been since I even looked at my account.” Photograph:  Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Having had a couple of weeks now during which I’ve considered some weighty internet and technology related issues on various panels and seminars and i(...)

Facebook: social media engagement should be part of the work day.  Photograph:  REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

1Be prepared: While networking events are supposed to be more informal than other business activities, this is not an excuse to drop the ball. Find ou(...)

The spice market in Istanbul. Why hasn’t the Turkish economy collapsed with an additional approximately 3.5m Syrians within its borders over the last few years? Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images

Clashes between police and migrants at the Greece-Macedonia border in recent days is proof, if further proof was required, that the EU’s response to t(...)

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Phishing tackled You would almost feel sorry for the scam artists who chose Irish Water as their phishing bait. Bogus promises of tax back or fake (...)

Prof Mary Lambkin of UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School: The difficult lesson for traditional media organisations, she says, is to view the primary product   almost as a loss leader used to draw consumers on to its digital platform

Even before the economic crash, newspapers and media organisations around the world were finding their business models challenged by the internet. T(...)

Neil Heywood and Gu Kailai. The wife of a former high-profile Chinese politician, Gu murdered Mr Heywood to try to prevent a scandal concerning millions of dollars in real estate being held in an offshore account.

For months, Gu Kailai worried about a secret that threatened to upend her comfortable life and stop her husband’s climb to the top rungs of China’s p(...)

 Going by her LinkedIn profile Hillary Clinton believes her role as a grandmother is more interesting to members than her shot at the White House.  Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

It has taken me 13 years and 414 million people have got there before me, but last week I finally sat down to compose my summary for the networking si(...)