Irish Exporters Supply Chain Seminar Series Continues in Cork


The third large Seminar in a series of 8 Supply Chain Seminars and Roundtables for Irish exporters is taking place on September 28th in Cork. We asked the organisers, the Irish Exporters Association, to tell us a bit more about this business event.

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A Quick Guide to Outdoor Advertising for Business


Have you ever considered signs and billboard advertising for your business? With all the digital trends nowadays it may surprise you that outdoor advertising is still on the rise. Here's a quick guide to outdoor advertising for business:

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Business Podcast: The Innovation Show


As a former Irish international and professional rugby player of over 10 years with over 100 caps for Leinster, Toulouse and London Irish, Aidan McCullen now applies his discipline to the world of digital disruption and strategic innovation. Aidan created “The Innovation Show” podcast in recognition of the need for a show that covers innovation topics in depth. We caught up with Aidan to ask him about the podcast. 

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Gaining Momentum: Alison Banton


The Momentum Series 2018, in partnership with Dublin Chamber of Commerce and Ulster Bank, brought together inspirational business leaders to shore their views on growth opportunities to fellow entrepreneurs. In our series of interviews with Momentum's speakers, we cast the spotlight on Alison Banton, CEO at beauty business Brooke & Shoals Fragrances.

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Free Online Training: PivotTables and Advanced Charts in Excel 2016


If you've never used PivotTables and PivotCharts in Excel then these are excellent tools to help summarise and show key data in new ways. We have a free online training course called PivotTables and Advanced Charts in Excel 2016 available for Business Achievers members.

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Free Online Training: The Many Approaches to Facing Workplace Conflict


Conflict in the workplace can be difficult to overcome sometimes. If you have been experiencing workplace conflict then we have a free online training course called The Many Approaches to Facing Workplace Conflict available for Business Achievers members that might help.

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Digital Marketing: Trends and Opportunities in 2018


With consumers spending more time online, discover the key trends that will help you harness the power of digital marketing. Here is our roundup of Digital Marketing: Trends and Opportunities in 2018:

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Cryptocurrency: More Than Just a Craze


Though the bitcoin bubble may appear to be bursting, regulations and innovation could help small businesses in Ireland benefit from what cryptocurrency has to offer. Here's why cryptocurrency is more than just a craze:

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How To Raise Employee Morale in 4 Quick Ways


A happy worker is a productive worker, and a harmonious office or workplace is one best suited to getting things done with the best quality and on time. Unhappy employees tend to be demotivated, and it will show up in the quality of their work. And unhappiness can spread – one unhappy worker can lead to others similarly feeling stressed, demotivated and discouraged too. Here is how to raise employee morale in 4 quick ways:

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Help For What Matters : Ionic Consulting & Sliabh Bawn Windfarm

Ken Boyne, Managing Director of Ionic Consulting tells Ulster Bank his story about becoming an “accidental entrepreneur” when he moved to buy the Irish subsidiary of their parent company, Wind Prospect Group. The decision to purchase the business was...
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Carol McMahon
Very Interesting Story thanks for sharing
Wednesday, 11 July 2018 12:04

5 International Packaging Fails and How to Avoid Them

Globalisation is a tricky business, particularly when it comes to product packaging. Not only are you at risk from messages getting lost in translation, but there are plenty of examples where a little something extra gets added into the mix. Swear wo...
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7 Tips to Establish a Lasting Business Partnerships

In order to succeed in the business world, you’ll need some help and the simplest way to achieve this is by establishing a business partnership. The problem with this idea is that efficient business partners form a symbiosis, which causes them to bec...
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10 Ways to Increase Diversity at Your Workplace

Diversity is critical for the modern workplace. It's important to customers, employees, and your company's global image. Here are 10 ways to increase diversity at your workplace: 1. Identify your organization's needs Define how your company will bene...
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Boosting Customer Experience on the Irish High Street

Online sales are rising in Ireland and putting pressure on the traditional bricks-and-mortar retailers. We look at how businesses can improve their in-store customer service, and the impact it might have on the high street. Retail Ireland, the body t...
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Ready to Rise? 4 Ways Relocating Your Business Drives Growth

As a small business owner, it’s so important to make decisions that benefit your company. In order to sustain a long-lasting business, one of the keys is to think strategically. Consider these four ways relocating your business can result in growth. ...
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7 SEO Tactics to Improve Your Business Visibility on Google

If you have a business website, you’ll need to improve the search visibility on Google. Because more visibility means more traffic to your website , which brings you more business. Implement these 7 tactics and you’ll definitely see the improvement o...
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Megan Perry
Extremely important article for any business - great read. Thank you.
Wednesday, 27 June 2018 11:48

Who is to Blame for Your Injury at Work?

Getting injured at work is something that no-one wants to experience. Aside from the injury potentially causing you pain or long-term suffering, you can also potentially lose income from time off work or have to pay for care and rehabilitation. In sh...
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Four Alternative Ways to Power Your Business

Every business requires energy to operate, and for most, that means using utility providers for their electricity, oil and gas. But an increasing number of firms across the UK are investing in alternative ways to power their operation. Whether you ar...
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The Role of Localization in Advertising Research for Businesses

If you have a company who sells or advertises globally then you’ve probably heard both these terms before. But that doesn’t mean you understand their significance or, for that matter, what the difference is. That’s what we’re going to look at today s...
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Creating a Company Culture that Encourages Work-Life Balance

Creating a Company Culture that Encourages Work-Life Balance
Today, it seems that many employees are more devoted to their employers than ever before. They work long hours and regularly go above and beyond what is asked of them. Unfortunately, many employers don’t realize the stress that this puts on their emp...
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Brennan Flentge
Good read. It's always tough trying to find the right work-life balance. I think company outings, like you mentioned, are one of t... Read More
Tuesday, 24 July 2018 18:54

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