Former chief executive of Unilever Niall FitzGerald said the business school needs to refine its policy for the next five to 10 years. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

UCD could be facing a substantial reduction in its income over coming years as its school of business considers cutting the multimillion annual divide(...)

Niall FitzGerald, former chief executive of Unilever and current chairman of the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

There was a period where Niall FitzGerald spent a fair amount of his time poking around strangers’ houses in foreign countries, opening their fridges (...)

“Overall, retail sales have turned a corner and are back on a growth path, although off a very low base”

Irish consumers are more upbeat than ever before, with the level of confidence even surpassing measures taken at the very height of the boom, accordi(...)

“Every new business needs to offer a solution to an unsolved problem,” says  Dr Bruce Martin

Ireland has made great strides in recent years in increasing the number of graduates qualifying in the broad science, technology, engineering and math(...)

UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School: hosting an MBA Experience Day this Saturday

Feel like you’ve got “C-suite material” written all over you? Hankering after the key to the executive washroom? If you’re determined to fast-track yo(...)

Judges for Innovation Awards 2015 (front, from left) Dr Bernadette McGahon, Tim Brundle and Marion Boland, and back row (from left) Niall Campbell, Pat Daly and Frank Roche. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The_Irish_Times

Guilt-free chocolate, a revolutionary new music creation app and a host of disruptive new cost-saving advances in medicine, engineering and tech ar(...)

The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School:  ranked 22nd in Europe in this year’s Financial Times Top 100 Global Full-time MBA Rankings, up three places on last year.

The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School has risen 18 places to 73rd in this year’s Financial Times Top 100 Global Full-time MBA Rankings. The(...)

The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School will host a lecture series on the business of biotechnology on October 14th

On October 14th, the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School will play host to the Laurence Crowley lecture series on the business of biotechnolo(...)

In a secondary school business studies class many moons ago, this reporter took part in a marketing project to figure out which media to use for ad(...)

Shoppers on Grafton Street: The sentiment figure is still strong compared to neighbouring economies. Photograph: David Sleator

Consumer confidence slipped slightly in the second quarter of the year after hitting a seven-year high.Having hit a high of +10 in the first three mon(...)