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(...)

Pictured at the launch of the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School Aspire Scholarship Programme 2016 are Mark Byrne, David Hartigan, Lisa O’Brien,  dean of UCD Business Prof Ciarán Ó hÓgartaigh, Kerry McLaverty, Clyde Gjini and Benjamin Cottrell. 

The scholarship programme for the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School has opened to applications, with a €100,000 fund at stake. The Aspir(...)

Patrick Blaney of UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School: ‘Aviation is a global business, and you can’t do business in different countries unless you understand how the business culture operates there’

The Irish aviation sector, one of the country’s outstanding international success stories, plays a significant role in the economy. According to the I(...)

You may have to search long and hard, as many scholarships and bursaries are not widely publicised or promoted

If you’re looking for funding that could make the difference between being able to pursue postgraduate study or not, the good news is there are far m(...)

Driving upturn: The ‘Consumer Market Monitor’ said the growth in consumer spending was “a reflection of the pent-up demand from rapidly growing sales of big ticket items”, including new cars, homes and home furnishings. Photograph: Thinkstock

Consumer spending has started contributing to the Republic’s economic growth at a rate not seen since the height of the boom, according to a new repor(...)

Insead, the business school with campuses in France, Singapore and Abu Dhabi, has topped the Financial Times’ Global MBA rankings for the first time since they were introduced in 1999.

Insead, the business school with campuses in France, Singapore and Abu Dhabi, has topped the Financial Times’ Global MBA rankings for the first time s(...)

UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School: its executive MBA programme was established in 1964

The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School is about to celebrate the 50th anniversary of its first MBA graduate awards. The school’s executive(...)

Seven years after the onset of the financial crisis, John Kay recalls the events and offers an analysis of their precipitation. He proposes remedies t(...)

Irish Times journalist Mark Hilliard: won technology reporter of the year award at the UCD Smurfit School Business Journalist Awards 2015

Irish Times journalist Mark Hilliard has been named technology reporter of the year at the Business journalism awards. He won for a feature(...)

Marketer of the Year for 2015 Tom Keogh:  a ‘farmeter’

Tom Keogh of Keogh’s has been named Marketer of the Year for 2015. The announcement was made at an industry awards lunch in Dublin yesterday. In takin(...)