Meg Whitman: “You can always go faster than you think you can.” Photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

You can always go faster than you think you can. Those are not my words. They are the words of Meg Whitman, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise chief executiv(...)

Enda Kenny in Davos yesterday: the 90-minute debate on “rebooting the global economy” was not his natural territory, as the discussion delved into the nuances of labour patterns and emerging market developments. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

It was a case of back to school for Enda Kenny as he took his seat in the Alpine High School in Davos yesterday. It was a far cry from last year when (...)

Alain Buffing: “I made a list of 20 cities where I wanted to live or work. I found out Dublin was a technology hub.” Photograph: Eric Luke

Alain Buffing: arrived from the Netherlands, 2014 Alain Buffing’s goal is to visit every one of the 196 countries in the world before his 30th bir(...)

Eva Heffernan: “My parents taught us that we are winners and gave us the confidence to be successful both at home. I try to give that message to my kids”

Eva Heffernan says Amsterdam is a dynamic and family-friendly place to work and to raise a family.The Glasnevin native is director for sales strategy (...)

Stewart Butterfield, co-founder and chief executive officer of Slack Technologies. Slack is forming an $80 million venture fund to invest in other startups.

Slack Technologies, a Silicon Valley darling that’s raised more than $300 million, wants to give some of that money back. The start-up, which runs (...)

The developer will put in place infrastructure ahead of plans for an initial 1,400 apartments next year

Planning permission will be sought this week for the first stage of a €2 billion town centre development at Cherrywood in south Dublin that w(...)

UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School: home to a dual degree programme with graduates awarded an MSc in international management from the school and a master’s in international management from CEMS

Future generations of global business leaders can gain a head start in the multilingual, multicultural and internationalised business world thr(...)

 easyJet: results out Tuesday.  Photograph:  Mohamed el-Shahed/AFP/Getty Images
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TODAY Results: Africa Oil; Urban Outfitters. Meetings: Image networking breakfast (Marker Hotel, D2). Indicators: Euro zone inflation rate (Oct). Othe(...)

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff. The US company employs 500 in Ireland. photograph: justin sullivan/getty images

Cloud computing company Salesforce. com is due to report third quarter earnings on Wednesday, with no major surprises expected. Analysts are forecasti(...)

The digital technologies that are changing the economics and practices of traditional business – cloud computing, mobile devices, advanced data analysis and artificial intelligence – are better, cheaper and more widely available. Photograph: Stephanie Keith/Bloomberg

It is the time of year when the big technology research shops gaze into the near future to identify trends that will have the most impact on the tech (...)