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Here's how you can harness your ambitions to achieve your goals

Use your ambition to achieve the big goals in your life, writes Rachel Bridge.

Losing a job is the single most negative event a person can experience

While we’re hearing that jobs are being created around the country, some people still find themselves out of work, writes Eoghan McDermott.

'I left a well-paid job to set up my company and feared the backlash'

Pressure to stay in well-paid jobs is holding back Irish entrepreneurs.

In this day and age, how do small bands make money?

“We found a few years ago that the Credit Union funded more Irish releases than all the major labels.”

Here are 12 ways to become a charismatic leader

From a solid handshake to conquering self-doubt.

From Business ETC Airbnb has become such a behemoth it's generating spin-off businesses At Your Service

Airbnb has become such a behemoth it's generating spin-off businesses

A new Irish startup is feeding off the popularity of the home sharing service.

From Business ETC Almost 580 jobs to go as liquidator appointed to Xtra-vision BUST

Almost 580 jobs to go as liquidator appointed to Xtra-vision

The movie chain blamed poor Christmas sales and the declining rental market.

From Business ETC 'The arts are victims of Dublin's economic recovery': Block T is forced to relocate Nowhere To Go

'The arts are victims of Dublin's economic recovery': Block T is forced to relocate

The arts collective are faced with leaving Smithfield due to rising rents.

A Dublin pub has been told to stop letting dogs in

The HSE has told the bar that it’s no longer allowed to be ‘dog friendly’.

From Business ETC Uber's latest weapon in its quest for world domination is a children's toy Bop It Like It's Hot

Uber's latest weapon in its quest for world domination is a children's toy

Bop it, twist it, tap it… It’s the children’s toy from 1996.

From Business ETC It's official: Black Friday is destroying the December sales Dealz Dealz Dealz

It's official: Black Friday is destroying the December sales

The popular US sales frenzy shows a mixed bag of results for retailers in Ireland.

From Business ETC The reason why the Internet of Things revolution is about to kickstart in Ireland VT Networks

The reason why the Internet of Things revolution is about to kickstart in Ireland

The €1.2 million raised by VT Networks will make Ireland more friendly for smart devices.

Looks shouldn't matter, but they do. Especially when you're applying for a job

First impressions are the foundation for having an impact, writes Eoghan McDermott.

From Business ETC The meaningless buzzwords you should stop using on your CV right away Motivated And Driven

The meaningless buzzwords you should stop using on your CV right away

Step away from the thesaurus.

Is Ireland a one-trick pony by enticing corporations with low taxes?

Cillian Doyle says Ireland is a tax haven and we should change our ways before the decisions are taken out of our hands.

Good news: Ireland is set for 1,500+ new jobs

Five companies have announced they will be creating positions.

From Business ETC This Irish startup has just been bought by Spotify New Horizons

This Irish startup has just been bought by Spotify

Soundwave, a music discovery app based in Dublin, will now integrate its service with the music streaming giant.

From Business ETC An Irish startup that makes travel bookings easier is going on a $12m hiring spree Boxever

An Irish startup that makes travel bookings easier is going on a $12m hiring spree

Boxever plans to more than double its workforce with the new funding.

R2-D2 salt cellars and Skywalker suites - Kerry tourism is braced for a major Star Wars windfall...

The Star Wars sequels have been using Skellig Michael as a filming location – and it looks like the association is set to bear fruit.

How a 15-year-old's invention is saving lives on the streets of Dublin

Former street drinkers are being hired to manufacture a sleeping bag specially designed for homeless people.

From Business ETC These are the supermarkets that won and lost in the Christmas showdown Tis The Season

These are the supermarkets that won and lost in the Christmas showdown

It was a good season for shopping across the board.

Publicans say 'archaic' Good Friday alcohol ban should be lifted ahead of 1916 centenary

They say extra tourists will be in Ireland for the centenary, as well as the Ireland vs Switzerland game.

From Business ETC This grinds school can teach you a thing or two about connecting with teens Stay Connected

This grinds school can teach you a thing or two about connecting with teens

The Cork grinds school Essential French has placed a major focus on social with teens and it’s paying off.