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Gareth Keane: “I’m a technology optimist. I know there are negatives but, overall, we are better off now than we were, say, 30 years ago.”

The Pacific coast of Canada and the United States is a tantalising place and it has a special draw for technology investor and enthusiast Gareth Keane(...)

Plenty of entrepreneurs have become venture capitalists. But it is far less common to see someone go in the opposite direction. Bipul Sinha, who co-fo(...)

Norah Casey pictured this week receiving an award. Several facts used to promote her Planet Woman initiative are wrong or have been largely discredited.

This week, former Dragon’s Den panellist and magazine publisher Norah Casey launched her annual Planet Woman Academy initiative. It is essentially a m(...)

 Valerie Donovan with her son Matthew (left) and Caroline Kinsella with son Sam McLeod (11 months) at the Julianstown Autism Support Group in  Meath. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth, or so the saying goes, and researchers have continuously found evidence of the heal(...)

Despite piling up a vast fortune over the years, Donald Trump has seen his companies file at least four bankruptcies.  Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

When Donald Trump takes the oath of office on January 20th, the fact he will be the oldest person to do so in America’s 240-year history will be somet(...)

Ankur Jain, vice president of product at Tinder, speaks during the Rise conference in Hong Kong, China. Photograph: Billy H.C. Kwok/Bloomberg

Invented 200 years ago by René Laennec at the Necker-Enfants Malades Hospital in Paris, the stethoscope has undergone few changes over the decades, wh(...)

Nancy Rothbard, a management professor at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, recommends thinking about what hours of the day you’re most productive.

Here are five tips on how to cope with a workaholic: 1. CONSIDER YOUR BOSS’S PERSPECTIVE: First look at your boss’s professional circumstances and as(...)

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(...)

Your boss may feel uncomfortable and even intimidated by your level of experience

Generational differences in the workplace are often a challenge, but dealing with a younger boss is perhaps the most difficult. How do you put age and(...)

Prof Jan Rosier: “Pharmaceutical companies do not only have a responsibility to their shareholders, they have a responsibility to patients as well.”

A very interesting public lecture will take place on Thursday, November 5th, 2015 in the UDC Smurfit School. Organised by Jan Rosier, Professor of the(...)

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