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#Outside the box

# outside-the-box - Sunday 21 January, 2018

How the Danish co-housing model could help solve Ireland's crisis

This type of housing scheme has started to break into the Irish market.

# outside-the-box - Monday 29 May, 2017

'Put a cost on his life': The limited options facing Irish cancer patients when time is running out

There are drugs that could help him, but cancer patient Brian Slattery needs to fund the €140,000 treatment himself.

# outside-the-box - Saturday 27 May, 2017

The female Muslim comedian tackling extremism by cracking jokes

“One woman came up to me after a show and said ‘are you for real, are you wearing this hijab for real?’.”

# outside-the-box - Saturday 21 May, 2016

Van Basten calls for offside rule to be abolished

The Dutch legend believes football needs to adapt and change a number of rules in order to remain attractive

# outside-the-box - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Nine things to buy a soccer fan this Christmas

Forget season tickets, new football boots and your run of the mill calendars, think outside the box this festive season.

# outside-the-box - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Denis Hickie says Leinster's new coach should not be a big name

Hickie has backed Leo Cullen to make an impact

# outside-the-box - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Stuck for space? One man has built a floating office in Dublin's Silicon Docks

Inside DoSpace – a co-working space with a few differences.

# outside-the-box - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

You might be surprised by who Neville and Carragher think is the PL's best defender

Hint: It’s not John Terry or Vincent Kompany

# outside-the-box - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge The 12 most insufferable pieces of office jargon in existence Blue Sky Thinking

The 12 most insufferable pieces of office jargon in existence

Let’s blue-sky this dialogue and circle back tomorrow.

# outside-the-box - Saturday 6 October, 2012

'Alternative CV' bags UCD graduate a job with Twitter

Jordan McDonnell’s CV went worldwide with 115,000 views – and ended up getting him a job in his home city.

# outside-the-box - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

UCD graduate’s alternative CV goes viral with 90,000 views

Commerce graduate Jordan McDonnell was being rebuffed for marketing jobs – so he put together a different kind of CV.

# outside-the-box - Thursday 24 November, 2011

Soccernomics: how good are Trap's Boys in Green compared to class of '88?

Had the likes of Given, Dunne, Doyle or Hunt played in the 1980s they they would be playing for the elite English clubs, write economists Robbie and David Butler.

# outside-the-box - Tuesday 8 February, 2011

Deep Heat and cold philosophy: is Andy Gray a modern-day Aristotle?

In the first of his series on philosophy and sport, Carl Dolan attempts to find a place for the fired Sky Sports football pundit amongst some of the world’s biggest thinkers.