Jean O Brien

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Generation Z are regarded as the first true digital natives after growing up surrounded by smartphones and digital devices. Photograph: iStock

They are the new rulers of the world, making up over 50 per cent of the global population. Generation Z – roughly defined as people born between 1995 (...)

‘The physical classroom needs to be ripped out. It’s pointless changing the message when the interface has remained the same since Dickens’

Is the Leaving Cert fit for purpose for the 21st century? It’s a question being regularly asked against the backdrop of a world where the skills requi(...)

Amelia Showalter was digital director for the 2012 Obama presidential campaign and hopes to offer some lessons to Irish non-profit operations at an upcoming workship behind held by Irish Charity Lab next month

The private sector is humming with digital marketing tools and algorithims. It’s at the heart of every organisation’s growth plan. But what of the li(...)

From Left: Annalisa O’Carroll head of Impact; Elizabeth Waters of the Virtual Community College; Tony Griffin of  Soar; Karen Leigh of special needs charity Sensational Kids; CEO of DCC Tommy Breen; Aoibheann O’Brien and Iseult Ward of FoodCloud, at the Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Awards. Photograph: Fergal Phillips.

Nine social entrepreneurs were awarded €600,000 at the 10th annual Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Awards in Dublin last night. SEI presented three Impac(...)