Isolation, distrustful management, emails around the clock and the underlying fear of job cuts add up to paranoia. Photograph: iStock

In “normal times”, as Helena* refers to the pre-lockdown era, if the marketing executive felt uneasy about something at work, she would “share it with(...)

Will these virtual events ever be as good as the real thing? I hope so, because for networkers and everyone else this will be as good as it gets for quite a while to come

Last week I was scrolling through my online calendar when I made a gloomy discovery. An entry I had written in happier, pre-pandemic times reminded me(...)

Uber founder Travis Kalanick has now sold more than 90 per cent of his shareholding at the time of the ride-hailing group’s initial public offering in May. Photograph: iStock

Travis Kalanick has sold the majority of his stake in Uber, liquidating more than $2.5 billion (€2.26 billion) worth of stock in less than two months.(...)

Rory Guthrie of de Veres in front of a Donald Teskey rental at Lansdowne Place in Ballsbridge, Dublin.

While many Irish banks were forced to sell their art collections during the economic downturn, the Central Bank of Ireland still retains a collection (...)

The acquisition will allow ride-hailing company to emphasise its global footprint relative to rival Lyft, which is expected to begin trading on Friday. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

Uber chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi has cut the largest deal of his tenure, buying Middle Eastern ride-hailing competitor Careem Networks for $3.1 (...)

Eurobank deputy CEO Stavros at the offices of the bank’s start-up accelerator programme EGG in Athens, Greece, in February. Photograph: Costas Baltas/Reuters

Greek student Stavros Tsompanidis was walking on a beach when he saw a business idea in the piles of dried-up seagrass. He decided to recycle it to m(...)

Analysts following Bank of Ireland have expressed scepticism about the prospects of a dissolution of the joint venture

A value of £2 billion (€2.2 billion) has been put on Bank of Ireland’s assets in its UK Post Office joint venture in a report calling for Theresa May’(...)

 Administrators said Marussia will “continue to operate”. Photograph:  David Davies/PA Wire

Marussia will miss the United States Grand Prix this weekend after becoming the second Formula 1 team in four days to go into administration.London-ba(...)

Moritz Erhardt, an intern at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in London, was found dead last week in his shower at his accommodation in east London, it emerged yesterday. Photograph: Reuters/Brendan McDermid

Banks in the City of London are facing calls to overhaul the working culture for younger staff following the death of a 21-year-old intern at Bank of (...)

“Randi Zuckerberg says unread emails weigh on her soul. In that case, the answer isn’t a party – it’s to tell her soul to get a grip. There are 2,347 unread messages in my two inboxes and my soul is coping fine.”

There is a new sort of party being thrown by cool people in California. The idea is that you invite your friends and colleagues over, crack open a bot(...)