Ireland Together's advisor, Eva Acton, shares 11 things she learned during her last 11 years as an entrepreneur.  I have recently had reason to go through 11 years’ worth of “diaries” from when I was running my business 2008-2019. These are not the shop records of...

The Learning Rooms is an eLearning and training provider. They have been developing a of blogs to help people get starting with eLearning and convert their training. The Learning Rooms's Hand Hygiene eLearning course is available for free to all healthcare organisations worldwide.  Healthcare professionals are...

Linda Breathnach, Psychotherapist and Lecturer, analyses how this pandemic has been affecting our behaviour and mental health.  Interested in participating? Drop us an e-mail at content@irelandtogether.ie  Interview by: Vithoria Escobar VE: If you start by introducing yourself and your work. LB: Linda Breathnach MIACP is an accredited counsellor...

How to manage marketing campaigns and actions during Covid-19? What is the right tone to use in marketing communications and content?  We’ve selected the most asked questions and asked for some advice from professionals. Check below: Should businesses acknowledge COVID19 in marketing communications?  What is the right tone? ...

 In this new blogger interview series, our members offer their insights on the current crisis, based on their experience and expertise. The intent is for these to be enlightening and to encourage collaboration.   We're thrilled to kick-off with Talita Holzer, CEO at waytoB. Talita talks about...

New group Save Our Restaurant Coalition (SORC) aims to limit the damages of the Covid19 crisis in the restaurant business. Read the full press release below.  Industry professionals have joined forces with restaurants large and small across the country, to come up with a plan to...

What do we need to defeat this pandemic? In this memo Bill Gates shares his views on how to accelerate innovation and limit the damage to society and the economy. The coronavirus pandemic pits all of humanity against the virus. The damage to health, wealth, and...

Find below legal compliance, GDPR & Remote Work Covid19 policy documents provided by Mary Seery-Kearney,  practicing barrister, specialising in Employment and Privacy/Data Protection Law, Compliance and Corporate Governance  This is a working from home and working remotely policy which has been updated to take account of the...

Ireland is now in Phase 1 of The Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business. How it affects businesses? Scott McInnes explains the four things you need to consider.  The 18th May, was the day Ireland started the process of going back to work, the day that...

Profile Tree talks with Paul Hogan, Managing Director at Synctive, about remote working and the future of telecommunications in business. Check out the full interview https://youtu.be/7ae8_TzDZVc   The outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic has transformed life for workers and business leaders across the world, with lockdown restrictions continuing...

How to be proactive and identify the right opportunities in such a vulnerable situation? Response strategies are the answer. Read 3 responses to match organizational infrastructure and emerging market trends. Since the COVID-19 crisis struck, organizations in vulnerable sectors worldwide have seen their revenues drop substantially...

Companies are recognising the benefits of Employer of Record more than ever in the current pandemic situation. Following the article, Demetra Tofarides (Events Manager at Mauve) provides their own explanations to demystify the process and shine a light on the benefits it can provide to...

Mauve lists the main myths and misconceptions Employer of Record (EoR) Employer of Record (EoR) is becoming an increasingly popular option for organisations seeking compliant employment and administration of workers – particularly overseas. Companies are recognising the benefits of EoR more than ever in the current...

This edition of Mark Shaefer's newsletter approaches the future of conferences and public speaking events.  Perhaps no single industry has been so devastated by the coronavirus crisis as the multi-billion-dollar conference and events business. Countless careers in catering, hospitality, travel, and public speaking (like me!) depend...

Small and midtier brands have unique opportunities to provide value in the new consumer environment. COVID-19 has already had an enormous impact on consumers and brands. The stay-at-home directives, radical shifts in demand for certain product categories, undersupplied distribution channels, and supply chain difficulties for certain...

Aayush Gupta lists 7 social elements that will help you maintaining trust with your prospects. Check below: Are you taking the trust of your website visitors for granted? The reality is; people who visit your website are skeptical. They need a very good reason to trust your business before...

The new forum Caring for Cork has been created to help the local economy during the current Covid-19 crisis. The initiative aims to promote and facilitate collaboration across Cork region. Read the full press release below:   As we continue to live with the effects of COVID-19...

 Eimer Crombie lists the top tips and tricks to using Slack, one of the most popular work apps in the world Threads (posts/conversations) How to follow a thread on a topic that interests you Hover over a message or file you'd like to follow. Click the More actions...

DLA Piper’s COO Bob Bratt details how his firm went fully remote in response to the coronavirus pandemic. He says several factors were at play, including IT readiness, business resilience, and office mobility, and he shares lessons learned. We find ourselves in uncharted territory. The Covid-19...