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#women in business

# women-in-business - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Opinion: I want to stop women feeling like frauds in a corporate culture designed for our grandfathers

A co-founder of the Sunday Business Post, Aileen O’Toole learned some valuable lessons about operating in a male-dominated sector.

# women-in-business - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

'Success shouldn't be a dirty word for women'

Some of Ireland’s most successful businesswomen gathered today in Dublin to share their experiences.

# women-in-business - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Cash pool for female startup founders needed to 'end discrimination against women'

An Oireachtas committee wants a €25 million fund set aside for female entrepreneurs.

# women-in-business - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Opinion: Women CEOs more likely to be fired? Here we go again ...

Female CEO are more likely to be fired, according to a new report. Let’s look at the possible reasons for this finding.

# women-in-business - Friday 29 November, 2013

About 70 per cent of women do not have pension

The average female nest egg amounts to just €1,800 per year for the entire of their retirement.

# women-in-business - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Column: My old school photo...

Are you pictured here?

# women-in-business - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Staffing levels in Irish advertising industry remain at pre-recession levels

The IAPI says that staff reduction hasn’t been as bad as feared.

# women-in-business - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

Column: Childcare is the main obstacle for women getting into business

If we want more women to become entrepreneurs and help rebuild the economy, then a national childcare scheme is needed, says Sarah Nic Lochlainn.

# women-in-business - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Companies with female board members outperform those with none

Companies with at least one female board member returned 26 per cent more than companies with none.

# women-in-business - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Women are less likely to set up their own business than men

They are 2.5 times less likely to set up their own business than men because they lack confidence.

# women-in-business - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

More women encouraged to start their own businesses

The Minister for Small Businesses, John Perry TD, said it is vitally important to foster the development of ‘untapped female entrepreneurial talent’ in Ireland.

# women-in-business - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Female worker was told her pregnancy is 'a condition, not a f***ing illness'

The incident happened within the last month and has been revealed by the trade union UNITE to mark International Women’s Day.

Ireland one of the top European countries for promoting women to senior financial positions

Ireland ranks second in Europe and 11th globally when it comes to promoting women to senior financial positions.