A major challenge for managers is that the differences between individual team members, which can bring so many benefits to a team, can destroy it too. Photograph: iStock

Teamwork is one of the defining characteristics of the modern workplace. It is widely acknowledged that bringing different perspectives together resul(...)

University College Dublin, which has the largest campus residences in the country, recorded 191 unauthorised gatherings in the period. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

More than 300 unauthorised gatherings and parties were recorded on university campus residences in the first semester of the academic year, new figure(...)

The project hopes to demonstrate that the potential to generate gigawatts of clean energy from river and tidal currents

A new Irish-led project intended to harness tidal energy has secured €3 million in funding from the European Commission. Connemara-based specialist (...)

The delicate tissues of our lungs are directly connected to the outside environment and anything we breathe in will affect them. Photograph: iStock

Dr Dermot Nolan GP in Tramore, Co Waterford, and the HSE/ICGP national clinical lead for asthma Eight per cent of adults and 10 per cent of children(...)

To qualify for the scheme applicants must show their net worth is a minimum of €2 million, while they have to pledge to invest at least €1 million into an approved project. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Officials have refused residency rights to some non-EU citizens offering to pay €1 million to be allowed live in the Republic under a Government schem(...)

NUIG confirmed that it raised €1.6 million through the charity option available under the cash-for-residency  programme.

National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG) raised €1.6 million through the Government’s €826 million cash-for-residency scheme to fund efforts to b(...)

Healthcare workers in Ireland report that wearing PPE, such as masks, makes communication more difficult and they worry that patients may feel frightened or stigmatised. Photograph: iStock

“I felt no one wanted to touch me, it makes you feel like you’re dirty”. This was a comment made by one woman who recently attended an Irish hospital (...)

 Arjumand Younus and Atif Qureshi originally from Pakistan and both work as academics here. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Atif Qureshi had very little interest in studying as a child. The son of academics, there was an expectation that all members of the family would stri(...)

Venari co-founders Seán Cummins, Stephen Cox and Nigel Phelan. Photograph: Martina Regan

Galway-based medtech company Venari Medical has raised $5.3 million (€4.5 million) in funding to accelerate the developing of its BioVena device for t(...)

Henry O’Donnell at Carrickfinn beach, Donegal for the start of Finswim 2020. Photograph: Rory O’Donnell

Just after lunchtime on Thursday, 56-year-old Henry O’Donnell pulled on his fins and walked into the sea at Carrickfin beach in Co Donegal in the hope(...)

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