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# corporate - Friday 23 August, 2019

From The42 'The more money going into the game, the more bonuses go up' Hedging

'The more money going into the game, the more bonuses go up'

The big unions hedge their risks when it comes to World Cup bonus pay-outs.

# corporate - Monday 14 January, 2019

Opinion: I was a boxer, an IT engineer and now I make music - never give up on your dreams

Leo Capper, who’s known as Leo Dynamic1 aka ‘The Punching Producer’, tells us what he learned in the ring and how he applied it to changing his career.

# corporate - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Ireland's 'unfit' corporate watchdog is about to get a major overhaul

The ODCE was roundly criticised for its role in the collapse of the case against Sean FitzPatrick.

# corporate - Friday 4 March, 2016

There are some VERY impressive office buildings under construction in Dublin right now...

The 35 office buildings in development are enough to accommodate 30,000 workers. Yet office space is still at a premium in the city…

# corporate - Thursday 18 June, 2015

From 1997 to 2015: Comparing a pre-Celtic Tiger liquidation to recession company busts

The sale of Clerys with the loss of almost 500 jobs last week serves as an uncomfortable reminder of just how vulnerable workers are when a company ceases to exist.

# corporate - Monday 2 March, 2015

Sony ditches the flagship (for now) to focus on creating a standout tablet*

*Also, it announced a mid-range smartphone, the M4 Aqua, to keep that business ticking along.

# corporate - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Who would have guessed - CEOs are concerned about 'over-regulation'

Chief executives worldwide are concerned about bureaucratic influence on their businesses…

# corporate - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Tesco will be put under the microscope for its €320m blunder

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority wants to have a long, hard look at the supermarket giant’s books.

# corporate - Monday 22 September, 2014

Tesco admits to making €300 million mistake in its books. Oops...

Expected profits down for the third time this year as world’s second-biggest retailer looks into the screw-up.

# corporate - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Ireland's last home-owned record store is back in the black

Golden Discs has seen a reversal in fortune, returning to profit this week

# corporate - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Michael O'Leary expects Ming to fly Ryanair back to Roscommon and spend his MEP euros

The airline unveiled nine new routes from Dublin this morning.

# corporate - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

How is Ireland's beer market like the economy?

Heineken say that recovery in beer sales is much like the economic upturn: uneven.

# corporate - Friday 8 August, 2014

Cleared for takeoff: US private equity player snaps up Shannon firm

Eirtech will be merged with two other companies to form a global presence.

# corporate - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Manufacturing orders rising at fastest pace in three years

Gains in the sector are being attributed to strong export performances.

# corporate - Monday 30 June, 2014

Majority of indigenous tech companies expect revenue to grow

Over 81 per cent of companies said they were more confident about their business than they were three months ago.

# corporate - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Former Coillte boss got €88,000 for three months' work last year

David Gunning received a total package of €195,000 for 2013 when all payments are taken into account.

# corporate - Monday 16 June, 2014

US medical giant buys Covidien in €32 billion deal

The deal will mean pre-tax savings of around €628 million every year by 2018 for the new company.

# corporate - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Here's how much the winter storms cost eircom

The telecoms company reported flat profits and a drop in revenues for the first three months of the year today.

# corporate - Friday 16 May, 2014

Ireland's top company is...

The Irish Times top 1000 companies is out, and here’s what it says.

# corporate - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Paddy Power to back new horse as chief executive steps down

Revenues at the bookmaker climb as Patrick Kennedy announces his decision to move on.

# corporate - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Column: Team leaders are under pressure to deliver results fast – here’s how to

Today’s global economy doesn’t leave new managers with a lot of time to find their feet; here Niamh O’Keefe shares her three steps to successfully leading your team.

# corporate - Friday 12 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 corporate Twitter accounts that aren't afraid of the craic Havin' The Twaic

9 corporate Twitter accounts that aren't afraid of the craic

Two of them have even engaged in a rap battle. On Twitter. A Twattle, if you will.

# corporate - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

ComReg warns businesses of increase in phone hacking

In one phone hacking case, a company had calls to the value of over €250,000 made through its phones.

# corporate - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Corporate Takeover of the Day

Starbucks give away free branded sleeves to ‘upgrade’ your non-Starbucks coffee. Ah now.

# corporate - Friday 10 August, 2012

Bank of Ireland reports half-year loss of €1.25 billion

Bank CEO says H1 2012 has been a difficult environment to operate in, given ongoing eurozone difficulties and challenges to the Irish economy.

# corporate - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Google is Ireland's most reputable company, while John Player, Quinn and AIB come last Reputation This post contains images

Google is Ireland's most reputable company, while John Player, Quinn and AIB come last

Google, Kerry Group and Apple are top of the class when it comes to corporate reputation in Ireland.

# corporate - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

From The42 Sweet corporate: English rugby uses city firm to find new coach Professionalism

Sweet corporate: English rugby uses city firm to find new coach

England need all the help they can get, so they have brought in the pros to find the new man for the top job.

# corporate - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# corporate - Friday 12 November, 2010

Three PwC male workers suspended over 'hot mail'

As PwC ‘Mad Men’ style scandal goes global, a second accountancy firm – KPMG – is hit by email furore.