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# interview - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

Writing in the #MeToo era: 'It was intimidating taking on something in fiction that was happening in real time'

We spoke to the author Kate Elizabeth Russell about what inspired her controversial but critically-acclaimed novel.

# interview - Monday 30 March, 2020

From The42 A Forest life - Sharing a stage with Brian Clough, playing best with spite and shaping the next generation Interview

A Forest life - Sharing a stage with Brian Clough, playing best with spite and shaping the next generation

Andy Reid made his debut for Nottingham Forest 20 years ago this November and, as he tells The42, he now feels a great sense of responsibility to develop stars for club and country.

From The42 'They're mad to come in to us. It's sad but we're better off than most' - waiting to hug grandkids again Interview

'They're mad to come in to us. It's sad but we're better off than most' - waiting to hug grandkids again

Richie Bennis speaks to The42 following the launch of his new book.

# interview - Saturday 28 March, 2020

From The42 'I kind of wish I'd appreciated it more in the moment' Looking Back

'I kind of wish I'd appreciated it more in the moment'

In part four of our series, Olive Loughnane discusses life after the Olympics.

# interview - Friday 27 March, 2020

From Business ETC Family jewels: Meet the man steering Weir & Sons through Covid-19 Interview

Family jewels: Meet the man steering Weir & Sons through Covid-19

The director of the venerable jeweller talks luxury and learning from crisis.

From Business ETC In a time of crisis, FoodCloud's Iseult Ward is still getting food to those most in need Interview

In a time of crisis, FoodCloud's Iseult Ward is still getting food to those most in need

The social enterprise has been forced to adapt in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

# interview - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

From The42 For one of Ireland’s biggest medal hopes, the Olympics' postponement could be a blessing in disguise Interview

For one of Ireland’s biggest medal hopes, the Olympics' postponement could be a blessing in disguise

Sanita Puspure on how the dramatic change of plans have impacted on her.

# interview - Saturday 21 March, 2020

From Business ETC Dustin, Take That and MTV: The animated life of Ronan McCabe Interview

Dustin, Take That and MTV: The animated life of Ronan McCabe

After two decades in Irish television, Ronan McCabe is reintroducing himself as the new CEO of Animation Ireland

# interview - Monday 16 March, 2020

From The42 The Irishman who played under controversial circumstances at the weekend The Show Must Go On

The Irishman who played under controversial circumstances at the weekend

Michael Doyle was one of the few Irish footballers competing in England on Saturday.

# interview - Sunday 15 March, 2020

From The42 'It's post-traumatic stress. You don't know what to do. Your world has just crumbled' Against The Tide

'It's post-traumatic stress. You don't know what to do. Your world has just crumbled'

In part two of our series, Irish swimmer Melanie Nocher recalls adapting to life after the Olympics.

# interview - Friday 13 March, 2020

Finding a voice: Meet the woman pioneering a more natural interaction between kids and tech

With SoapBox Labs, Patricia Scanlon is developing cutting edge voice tech to help kids learn and play.

From Business ETC Finding a voice: Meet the woman pioneering a more natural interaction between kids and tech Interview

Finding a voice: Meet the woman pioneering a more natural interaction between kids and tech

With SoapBox Labs, Patricia Scanlon is developing cutting edge voice tech to help kids learn and play.

# interview - Saturday 7 March, 2020

From The42 'The coaches just didn't have the heart to tell me to go home' - The once-unfancied Irish athlete set for the Olympics Improvement

'The coaches just didn't have the heart to tell me to go home' - The once-unfancied Irish athlete set for the Olympics

It’s been a week to remember for track cyclist Lydia Gurley and her team-mate Lydia Boylan, following their success at the World Championships.

# interview - Friday 6 March, 2020

From Business ETC Cutting through the AI noise: Meet the Italian duo at the forefront of emerging tech with LogoGrab Deeptech

Cutting through the AI noise: Meet the Italian duo at the forefront of emerging tech with LogoGrab

Dublin-based Luca Boschin and Alessandro Prest began working on AI before it was ‘sexy’.

# interview - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

From The42 'We lost 2-0 and Roy had a pop off the players. I took a bit off him. But I was thinking: this is what I want' Influence

'We lost 2-0 and Roy had a pop off the players. I took a bit off him. But I was thinking: this is what I want'

David Meyler on being the son of an All-Ireland winner, life after football and signing for his hero.

Cutting through the AI noise: Meet the Italian duo at the forefront of emerging tech with LogoGrab

Dublin-based Luca Boschin and Alessandro Prest began working on AI before it was ‘sexy’.

# interview - Saturday 29 February, 2020

From The42 'You have to treat it like a business. You're a commodity. There's no favours out there' Reality

'You have to treat it like a business. You're a commodity. There's no favours out there'

Former Ireland and Ulster lock Dan Tuohy has been forced to retire from rugby.

# interview - Saturday 22 February, 2020

From The42 'We showed real determination... The game became a bit of a farce' Reaction

'We showed real determination... The game became a bit of a farce'

Vinny Perth was pleased to see Dundalk overcome Shelbourne in difficult conditions at Tolka Park.

From The42 'I don’t know how you’re even still alive' - The ex-Ireland international who lived a nightmare Resilience

'I don’t know how you’re even still alive' - The ex-Ireland international who lived a nightmare

Former player Caroline Thorpe on how football helped save her.

# interview - Friday 21 February, 2020

Chupi Sweetman's jewellery business is shining bright, she's just getting started

‘We’ve done well, but we’ve still got the rest of the world’: Meet the woman behind Chupi Jewellery

From The42 'I actually work in UCD as well... So I don't have far to go for training' Mature Student

'I actually work in UCD as well... So I don't have far to go for training'

New boss Andy Myler is expecting a tough season in the First Division amid a rebuilding job at the club.

From Business ETC Chupi Sweetman's jewellery business is shining bright, she's just getting started Interview

Chupi Sweetman's jewellery business is shining bright, she's just getting started

‘We’ve done well, but we’ve still got the rest of the world’: Meet the woman behind Chupi Jewellery

# interview - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Anne Enright: 'Pre-Trump, if you had a problem it was your problem. That's another head-wreck'

The author speaks to us as she publishes her latest novel, Actress.

# interview - Friday 14 February, 2020

From Business ETC Meet the man at the vanguard of Ireland's budding peer-to-peer business lending market Interview

Meet the man at the vanguard of Ireland's budding peer-to-peer business lending market

‘I think we’re only scratching the surface’ – Niall Dorrian has big plans to grow Linked Finance.

# interview - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Meet the man at the vanguard of Ireland's budding peer-to-peer business lending market

‘I think we’re only scratching the surface’ – Niall Dorrian has big plans to build Linked Finance.

# interview - Saturday 8 February, 2020

From The42 Ready for lift off - James Ryan wants to take Ireland to a higher level Interview

Ready for lift off - James Ryan wants to take Ireland to a higher level

James Ryan talks about handling big-match nerves, becoming a leader and why he decided to sign a new three-year deal with the IRFU.

# interview - Friday 7 February, 2020

From The42 'I’m driven by fear. I worked in the private sector for many, many years' Interview

'I’m driven by fear. I worked in the private sector for many, many years'

Vinny Perth says neither he nor his Dundalk team can afford to rest on their laurels despite a successful year last season.

On the side of the angels: How John Phelan is helping to get more cash flowing into startups

Meet the man running HBAN, the ‘dating agency’ linking startups and angel investors.

From Business ETC On the side of the angels: How John Phelan is helping to get more cash flowing into startups Interview

On the side of the angels: How John Phelan is helping to get more cash flowing into startups

Meet the man running HBAN, the ‘dating agency’ linking startups and angel investors.

# interview - Thursday 6 February, 2020

From The42 Niall Quinn wants Irish football representatives making 'regular trips' to the Dáil Interview

Niall Quinn wants Irish football representatives making 'regular trips' to the Dáil

The former Ireland striker, along with his new colleagues at the FAI, have been tasked with reinvigorating the game in this country.

# interview - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

From The42 'Two seasons' in 2020, learning from past hurt and welcoming back 'massive leaders' for championship Donegal Development

'Two seasons' in 2020, learning from past hurt and welcoming back 'massive leaders' for championship

Donegal defender Emer Gallagher believes the ‘hurt’ of 2019 will stand to the three-in-a-row Ulster champions this year.

From The42 'It's still very sore for everyone down here. It wouldn't have happened to a Dublin club' Interview

'It's still very sore for everyone down here. It wouldn't have happened to a Dublin club'

Waterford owner Lee Power on the side’s Europe League controversy, his show of support for John Delaney and thoughts of pulling the financial plug.

# interview - Sunday 2 February, 2020

From The42 'Up until recently, there were a lot of football stadiums that didn't even have female toilets' Interview

'Up until recently, there were a lot of football stadiums that didn't even have female toilets'

Paul Fennessy speaks to Orlaith Duffy of ‘On the Ball,’ a campaign for free period products in sports grounds.

# interview - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Keeping it lit: How Ireland's oldest candle company has survived five centuries

Rathbornes 1488 found the key to survival over centuries is buying into the luxury market

From The42 'I was a chronic, homeless, alcoholic - I'd be turning up at the races drunk' Addiction

'I was a chronic, homeless, alcoholic - I'd be turning up at the races drunk'

Former jockey John Gillen on his life before and after his descent into alcoholism.

# interview - Friday 31 January, 2020

From Business ETC Keeping it lit: How Ireland's oldest candle company has survived five centuries Interview

Keeping it lit: How Ireland's oldest candle company has survived five centuries

Rathbornes 1488 found the key to survival over centuries is buying into the luxury market

# interview - Monday 27 January, 2020

From The42 'It's a great memory to treasure' - The Dubliner who once went toe-to-toe with Kobe Bryant Mamba This post contains videos

'It's a great memory to treasure' - The Dubliner who once went toe-to-toe with Kobe Bryant

Emmet Donnelly guarded the NBA legend during a high school game.

# interview - Friday 24 January, 2020

The Candidate Podcast: Micheál Martin answers your election questions

The Candidate puts TheJournal.ie readers’ questions to the party leaders.

Out of this world: Meet the man behind Aylien, the tech company finding intel for corporate giants

Parsa Ghaffari is set for a big 2020 and has growth on the mind for his news intelligence platform.

From Business ETC Out of this world: Meet the man behind Aylien, the tech company finding intel for corporate giants Future Of Finance

Out of this world: Meet the man behind Aylien, the tech company finding intel for corporate giants

Parsa Ghaffari is set for a big 2020 and has growth on the mind for his news intelligence platform.