Lord Alan Sugar and some of his Apprentice contestants. The entrepreneur said people appreciate his blunt manner.

Contestants on the BBC show The Apprentice might be nervous when in his presence but Alan Sugar believes that most people appreciate his direct manner(...)

Astronaut Chris Hadfield and Frankie Sheahan at the Pendulum Summit in Dublin in 2014. Photograph: Alan Betson

Pendulum Summit, the business and motivational event founded by former Munster rugby star Frankie Sheahan, is expanding to New York. Pendulum has ann(...)

Frankie Sheahan in action for Munster in 2005. Photograph: ©INPHO/Billy Stickland

Former rugby international- turned-speaker and events organiser Frankie Sheahan is aiming to more than treble the size of his Pendulum Summit, a US-st(...)