This week’s visit was Enda Kenny’s third  to the United States this year, and he is due back in New York  in November for a business dinner. Photograph: Peter Foley/EPA

Taoiseach Enda Kenny wrapped up a speech to a group of Irish millennial emigrants at a reception in New York City on Tuesday night, telling them that (...)

Edward Hendrick, chief executive of Sonru: spent countless hours travelling from his home to various locations around the country for interviews that frequently lasted less than half an hour. Photograph: Conor McCabe

Every day of the week, job applicants to international organisations such as CERN, Volvo, Nestlé, GSK, Qatar Airways, Morrisons, SAS, Thames Water and(...)

Sign of the times: software company Intercom has taken over one floor in the former bank premises on St Stephen’s Green in Dublin.  Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Irish software firm Intercom has moved into the former headquarters of Anglo Irish Bank, taking a floor of the once blighted building on St Stephen’s (...)

The Nokia X2 will be available at launch in glossy orange, black and green, with glossy yellow, white and matte dark grey coming later to the lineup.

Microsoft has unveiled the Nokia X2, the newest addition to the expanding Nokia X family of affordable smartphones designed to introduce the “next (...)

‘There is an opportunity for us here in Ireland to initiate a digital missionary movement.’ Photograph: Getty Images

Many people say that it was a four-minute speech which led to the election of Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio as pope. In his pre-conclave speech to the othe(...)

Christian Jago-Byrne, Microsoft’s digital advertising manager. Photograph: Shane O’Neill/Fennell Photography

While newer, headline-grabbing rival WhatsApp is sticking (for now) with its “no ads” policy, Microsoft is busy persuading marketers that they can rea(...)

First Tuesday founder and chief executive of Ariadne Capital, Julie Meyer. Matt Kavanagh / The Irish Times

Governments invest far too much energy in who or what company is paying either too little or too much tax and should instead focus on the economic hea(...)

Edward Hendrick: “I was travelling from my home in Wexford to Cork and Dublin for interviews that lasted just 20 minutes. That didn’t make sense . . . I had the idea of building a YouTube for the recruitment market.”

The Innovation Awards saw its own innovation this year with the introduction of a new dimension to the first-round judging process. Entrants we(...)

Nokia’s flagship store in Helsinki, Finland. The sale of most of Nokia’s phone business to Microsoft is nearing completion.  Photograph: Henrik Kettunen/Bloomberg

Nokia said it expected the €5.4 billion sale of most of its phone business to Microsoft will close in April. Nokia had previously said i(...)

Adrian Gallagher with his wife Emer and sons Cian (6) and Luke (10) at their home in Co Sligo. ‘It is a lot to leave behind: my wife, kids, house and the life I’ve built up.’

There may be signs that the economy is improving, but many people feel that career and lifestyle opportunities are better abroad. This year The Iri(...)