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# services - This year 2022

'At this stage, it is a crisis': Children still left waiting for public disability services
# Delayed Delivery
# Delayed Delivery

'At this stage, it is a crisis': Children still left waiting for public disability services

Jun 3rd 2022, 12:05 AM 11,614 Views 10 Comments
  • Staff vacancies in Child Disability Network Teams as high as 88% in one locality, reports Orla Dwyer.
  • "Everything is a fight," say parents who report poor communication from teams.
  • Therapist vacancies are highest, leaving children without services.

# services - All time

No changes to limits for weddings and funerals, places of worship to reopen next Tuesday
# Level 3
# Level 3

No changes to limits for weddings and funerals, places of worship to reopen next Tuesday

Nov 27th 2020, 6:27 PM 32,963 Views 13 Comments

As we exit Level 5, people will have been wondering about whether they can attend mass or other religious services.

New online mental health service launched for frontline workers
# Turn2Me
# Turn2Me

New online mental health service launched for frontline workers

Nov 23rd 2020, 2:56 PM 10,610 Views 6 Comments

The new tool for frontline workers is an instant chat service.

Low-cost gym chain Flyefit has worked out a huge increase in revenue
# Sports
# Sports

Low-cost gym chain Flyefit has worked out a huge increase in revenue

Jan 27th 2018, 8:15 AM 33,686 Views 9 Comments

Sales at the Dublin-based outfit increased by 50% in 2016.

Low-cost gym chain Flyefit has worked out a huge increase in revenue
# Sweating It Out
# Sweating It Out

Low-cost gym chain Flyefit has worked out a huge increase in revenue

Jan 25th 2018, 5:52 PM 2,188 Views 1 Comment

Sales at the Dublin-based outfit increased by 50% in 2016.

Denis O'Brien has pumped millions into his Actavo business after swingeing job cuts
# SiteServ
# SiteServ

Denis O'Brien has pumped millions into his Actavo business after swingeing job cuts

Jan 18th 2018, 11:28 AM 3,575 Views 1 Comment

The engineering services firm was previously known as Siteserv.

Why this Dublin woman left Melbourne to start a flower business with her in-laws
# Agribusiness
# Agribusiness

Why this Dublin woman left Melbourne to start a flower business with her in-laws

Dec 14th 2017, 6:37 PM 733 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Flowers Made Easy.

Why this Dublin woman left Melbourne to start a flower business with her in-laws
# Agribusiness
From Business ETC
# Agribusiness

Why this Dublin woman left Melbourne to start a flower business with her in-laws

Dec 13th 2017, 6:00 PM 1,019 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Flowers Made Easy.

'My choice was to knuckle down and do something for myself - or emigrate'
# Teething Pains
# Teething Pains

'My choice was to knuckle down and do something for myself - or emigrate'

Dec 3rd 2017, 8:00 AM 18,725 Views 6 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series we profile Dublin-based Docklands Dental.

'My choice was to knuckle down and do something for myself - or emigrate'
# Docklands Dental
# Docklands Dental

'My choice was to knuckle down and do something for myself - or emigrate'

Nov 30th 2017, 4:13 PM 1,361 Views 1 Comment

As part of our How My Business Works series we profile Dublin-based Docklands Dental.

'My choice was to knuckle down and do something for myself - or emigrate'
# Health
From Business ETC
# Health

'My choice was to knuckle down and do something for myself - or emigrate'

Nov 29th 2017, 6:35 PM 2,604 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series we profile Dublin-based Docklands Dental.

A delivery man has been awarded €30,000 after hurting his back lifting trays of bread
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

A delivery man has been awarded €30,000 after hurting his back lifting trays of bread

Nov 29th 2017, 12:16 PM 4,255 Views 0 Comments

The man tried to lift a 20kg tray while working in Ballymun.

'I thought a meeting was about other people being let go. I got a land when I was made redundant'
# Neylons
# Neylons

'I thought a meeting was about other people being let go. I got a land when I was made redundant'

Nov 23rd 2017, 2:36 PM 4,428 Views 1 Comment

Galway’s Sylvester Neylon tells how he started his own cleaning company, which now employs 550 people.

Sales at a Cork software firm that counts Disney as a customer have passed the €10m mark
# Software
From Business ETC
# Software

Sales at a Cork software firm that counts Disney as a customer have passed the €10m mark

Nov 22nd 2017, 11:39 AM 559 Views 0 Comments

Blackpool-based Teamwork more than doubled its workforce in 2016.

Why this Tipperary man with five degrees left a good job in the middle of the recession
# Recession
# Recession

Why this Tipperary man with five degrees left a good job in the middle of the recession

Nov 18th 2017, 6:30 PM 37,956 Views 21 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin-based Future Analytics Consulting.

'I thought a meeting was about other people being let go. I got a land when I was made redundant'
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

'I thought a meeting was about other people being let go. I got a land when I was made redundant'

Nov 17th 2017, 3:15 PM 4,383 Views 0 Comments

Galway’s Sylvester Neylon tells how he started his own cleaning company, which now employs 550 people.

Why this Tipperary man with five degrees left a good job in the middle of the recession
# William Hynes
# William Hynes

Why this Tipperary man with five degrees left a good job in the middle of the recession

Nov 16th 2017, 4:19 PM 771 Views 1 Comment

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin-based Future Analytics Consulting.

Why this Tipperary man with five degrees left a good job in the middle of the recession
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Why this Tipperary man with five degrees left a good job in the middle of the recession

Nov 15th 2017, 4:28 PM 3,575 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin-based Future Analytics Consulting.

Nearly two centuries after its launch in Ireland, Friends First will be sold to Aviva
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Nearly two centuries after its launch in Ireland, Friends First will be sold to Aviva

Nov 14th 2017, 9:43 AM 376 Views 0 Comments

The cash deal is worth €130 million, but it still needs to clear regulatory approval.

The world's biggest security firm is refusing to improve redundancy payouts for Irish staff
# Labour Court
# Labour Court

The world's biggest security firm is refusing to improve redundancy payouts for Irish staff

Nov 12th 2017, 6:05 AM 17,514 Views 17 Comments

G4S cut workers after moving some operations from Dublin to Belfast.

The biggest Irish firm you've probably never heard of is joining Dublin's stock exchange
# Resource And Energy
From Business ETC
# Resource And Energy

The biggest Irish firm you've probably never heard of is joining Dublin's stock exchange

Nov 10th 2017, 10:27 AM 1,184 Views 0 Comments

A proposal to buy plastics giant One51 in a massive deal has fallen through.

The world's biggest security firm is refusing to lift redundancy payouts for Irish staff
# G4S
# G4S

The world's biggest security firm is refusing to lift redundancy payouts for Irish staff

Nov 9th 2017, 2:28 PM 924 Views 1 Comment

G4S cut workers after moving some operations from Dublin to Belfast.

Voxpro's two founders shared in a €40m cash windfall from the Cork firm's sale
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Voxpro's two founders shared in a €40m cash windfall from the Cork firm's sale

Nov 9th 2017, 1:53 PM 1,006 Views 0 Comments

Dan and Linda Kiely started the outsourcing company in an office above a pub.

The world's biggest security firm is refusing to lift redundancy payouts for Irish staff
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

The world's biggest security firm is refusing to lift redundancy payouts for Irish staff

Nov 4th 2017, 1:00 AM 3,243 Views 0 Comments

G4S cut workers after moving some operations from Dublin to Belfast.

Why you need seven laptops... and other hacks to pull off a big event
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Why you need seven laptops... and other hacks to pull off a big event

Nov 2nd 2017, 5:06 PM 566 Views 0 Comments

This tech guru delivers a masterclass in avoiding ‘technical difficulties’ at conferences.

Cork outsourcing giant Voxpro doubled sales in the year before it was bought
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Cork outsourcing giant Voxpro doubled sales in the year before it was bought

Oct 31st 2017, 5:44 PM 517 Views 0 Comments

The firm founded by husband and wife Dan and Linda Kiely saw sales swell to €60 million in 2016.

A Galway company is snapping up a Nasdaq-listed tech firm in a massive deal
# Software
From Business ETC
# Software

A Galway company is snapping up a Nasdaq-listed tech firm in a massive deal

Oct 27th 2017, 4:43 PM 634 Views 0 Comments

Fintrax will spend about €200 million buying Planet Payment.

'I had a Ferrari and six houses by the time I was 26, but I wasn't happy'
# Nostra
# Nostra

'I had a Ferrari and six houses by the time I was 26, but I wasn't happy'

Oct 26th 2017, 3:40 PM 79,800 Views 53 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin tech firm Nostra.

'Parcel Motel was my biggest risk - we didn't know how long it would take to catch on'
# Orla Sheils
# Orla Sheils

'Parcel Motel was my biggest risk - we didn't know how long it would take to catch on'

Oct 26th 2017, 2:12 PM 2,274 Views 1 Comment

The firm’s general manager, Orla Sheils, also talks about the importance of ‘do nothing’ days.

'I had a Ferrari and six houses by the time I was 26, but I wasn't happy'
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

'I had a Ferrari and six houses by the time I was 26, but I wasn't happy'

Oct 25th 2017, 5:25 PM 12,594 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin tech firm Nostra.

'Parcel Motel was my biggest risk - we didn't know how long it would take to catch on'
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

'Parcel Motel was my biggest risk - we didn't know how long it would take to catch on'

Oct 24th 2017, 5:29 PM 2,919 Views 0 Comments

The firm’s general manager, Orla Sheils, also talks about the importance of ‘do nothing’ days.

'I used to never switch off and work until 9pm. Having a daughter changed that'
# Mortar And More
# Mortar And More

'I used to never switch off and work until 9pm. Having a daughter changed that'

Oct 19th 2017, 3:36 PM 1,267 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin designers Mortar & More.

'I used to never switch off and work until 9pm. Having a daughter changed that'
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

'I used to never switch off and work until 9pm. Having a daughter changed that'

Oct 18th 2017, 6:34 PM 1,205 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin designers Mortar & More.

Ireland's competition watchdog is probing reports of nursing homes ripping off elderly people
# Help The Aged
# Help The Aged

Ireland's competition watchdog is probing reports of nursing homes ripping off elderly people

Oct 18th 2017, 6:05 PM 10,177 Views 23 Comments

Nursing homes are reportedly charging residents extra for routine services like hairdressing.

Ireland's competition watchdog is probing reports of nursing home rip-offs
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Ireland's competition watchdog is probing reports of nursing home rip-offs

Oct 18th 2017, 5:53 PM 921 Views 0 Comments

Nursing homes are reportedly charging residents extra for routine services like hairdressing.

What to do if your business is hit by Storm Ophelia
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

What to do if your business is hit by Storm Ophelia

Oct 16th 2017, 5:13 PM 336 Views 0 Comments

Do contact your insurer. Don’t put yourself at risk.

Funeral services cancelled as Ophelia moves across Ireland
# Ophelia
# Ophelia

Funeral services cancelled as Ophelia moves across Ireland

Oct 16th 2017, 11:49 AM 26,215 Views 7 Comments

Services in Dublin have gone ahead as planned, but a number of funerals in Cork were postponed due to the extreme weather.

Dublin's convention centre raked in a multimillion-euro profit last year
# Treasury Holdings
# Treasury Holdings

Dublin's convention centre raked in a multimillion-euro profit last year

Oct 15th 2017, 4:00 PM 14,291 Views 17 Comments

The facility was owned by boom-time builders Johnny Ronan, Richard Barrett and Harry Crosbie.

Dublin's convention centre raked in a multimillion-euro profit last year
# In The Black
# In The Black

Dublin's convention centre raked in a multimillion-euro profit last year

Oct 12th 2017, 3:06 PM 373 Views 0 Comments

The facility was owned by boom-time builders Johnny Ronan, Richard Barrett and Harry Crosbie.

Dublin's convention centre raked in a multimillion-euro profit last year
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Dublin's convention centre raked in a multimillion-euro profit last year

Oct 10th 2017, 11:55 AM 387 Views 0 Comments

The facility was owned by boom-time builders Johnny Ronan, Richard Barrett and Harry Crosbie.

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