Guinness’ outdoor advertising for the hurling championship. A new study shows that the advertising industry is worth more than €1 billion to the Irish economy

Advertising is worth more than €1 billion a year to the Republic’s economy, according to a leading industry body. The Institute of Advertising Practi(...)

Darkness Into Light: Pieta House chief executive Brian Higgins, the recipient of the Marketer of the Year award for 2017. Photograph: Aidan Oliver

The chief executive of suicide and self-harm prevention charity Pieta House has been recognised by the marketing industry for a “brilliantly imagined”(...)

Demand for marketing professionals has started to outstrip supply, a survey suggests. Photograph: iStock

The gender pay gap in the marketing, digital and data sectors has narrowed but disparities still exist, a survey suggests. The 2017 salary and market(...)

Charley Stoney, managing director of recruitment firm Alternatives Group: firm’s study found average  earnings for a male marketing director were €138,000 compared with €117,000 for female directors. Photograph: Aidan Oliver

Male marketing directors earn as much as 18 per cent more than women with the same job title, according to a new survey of salaries in the sector. Th(...)

Assessing candidates for specific jobs is a specialism that many businesses don’t possess, and this is where a recruitment agency comes in. Photograph: Getty images/iStockphoto

Given the popularity of LinkedIn and the many organisations choosing to look after their hiring needs themselves, you’d be forgiven for wondering why (...)