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# interview - Saturday 22 February, 2020

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

'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

'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.

# interview - Monday 20 January, 2020

'I love Munster, I invested so much of myself into the place, and I still do love it'

Felix Jones was part of the Springboks’ coaching team as they won the World Cup last year.

From The42 'It's difficult for Irish players when they train 2 or 3 times a week... Then they go to England' Interview

'It's difficult for Irish players when they train 2 or 3 times a week... Then they go to England'

National U15s coach Jason Donohue chats about the challenges facing young footballers.

# interview - Friday 17 January, 2020

From Business ETC From 1980s trading to the trillion-euro investment management business: The rise of Regina Breheny Interview

From 1980s trading to the trillion-euro investment management business: The rise of Regina Breheny

Responsible investment is ‘ticking along nicely’ say the IAIM boss, who has an eye to the future.

# interview - Saturday 11 January, 2020

'We need shows like Fair City to star people with disabilities and reflect the world we live in'

The short film Aretha stars young actress Orla Casey, who has been acting since she was in primary school.

# interview - Friday 10 January, 2020

'It's the evolving nature of capitalism, it can't just be about profit': Meet the man helping scale social entrepreneurship with ChangeX

Alongside Niamh McKenna, Paul O’Hara is pioneering a new tech-driven way to spread social innovations.

From Business ETC 'It's the evolving nature of capitalism, it can't just be about profit': Meet the man helping scale social entrepreneurship with ChangeX Interview

'It's the evolving nature of capitalism, it can't just be about profit': Meet the man helping scale social entrepreneurship with ChangeX

Alongside Niamh McKenna, Paul O’Hara is pioneering a new tech-driven way to spread social innovations.

# interview - Friday 3 January, 2020

'This is the most fun business on the planet, the most difficult but the most fun'

How Bobby Healy plans to put food delivery drones in Irish skies in 2020 with Manna.

From Business ETC 'This is the most fun business on the planet, the most difficult but the most fun' Deeptech

'This is the most fun business on the planet, the most difficult but the most fun'

How Bobby Healy plans to put food delivery drones in Irish skies in 2020 with Manna.

# interview - Thursday 2 January, 2020

From The42 The Irish Olympian who rebuilt himself Interview This post contains videos

The Irish Olympian who rebuilt himself

Niall Bruton on his athletics career coming to an end prematurely and his long battle to come to terms with it.

# interview - Sunday 29 December, 2019

From The42 'I'll never have one single regret that I haven't gone away to England' Interview

'I'll never have one single regret that I haven't gone away to England'

Sean Gannon on establishing his reputation at Dundalk as the League of Ireland’s top full-back.

# interview - Friday 27 December, 2019

Coveney: Boris' trade talks deadline is just part of his 'Get Brexit Done' message

In a wide-ranging interview, Coveney says he isn’t trying to manoeuvre himself into a leadership contest with Leo Varadkar.

# interview - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Eamon Ryan: Green Party taoiseach is 'not far away'

The Green Party leader said that one of his successors could be taoiseach in two governments time.

From The42 'You stop and you think, ‘There’s far more to life than a footy game'' Perspective

'You stop and you think, ‘There’s far more to life than a footy game''

Connacht coach Andy Friend tells The42 about his nomadic coaching journey.

From The42 'If someone hears my name and thinks, that's the guy who was sexually abused, I'm okay with that' Interview

'If someone hears my name and thinks, that's the guy who was sexually abused, I'm okay with that'

Richie Sadlier discusses his new book ‘Recovering’ and his long journey towards contentment.

# interview - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

From The42 Ireland's Manchester City star aiming to build on 'positive' 2019 Interview

Ireland's Manchester City star aiming to build on 'positive' 2019

Megan Campbell on the doubts created by the FAI’s perilous financial situation, the highs and lows of the past year and her hopes for 2020.

From The42 'Some days it wasn't good enough, other days it was, but every day I gave it my all' Interview

'Some days it wasn't good enough, other days it was, but every day I gave it my all'

Duncan Williams reflects on a professional rugby career during which he made 163 appearances for Munster.

From The42 'You go through the suffering of being stared at, looked at, pointed at, but at the end of the day, you’re you' Journey This post contains videos

'You go through the suffering of being stared at, looked at, pointed at, but at the end of the day, you’re you'

Nicole Turner on growing up with dwarfism and winning a bronze medal at the World Championships earlier this year.

# interview - Monday 23 December, 2019

From The42 From Tallaght to Cape Verde: A League of Ireland star's remarkable 12 months Looking Back

From Tallaght to Cape Verde: A League of Ireland star's remarkable 12 months

Roberto Lopes on a year in which he won the FAI Cup with Shamrock Rovers and made his international debut.