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# services - Saturday 29 April, 2017

GamerCon is out of cash - and its suppliers are out of pocket
# Software
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# Software

GamerCon is out of cash - and its suppliers are out of pocket

Apr 29th 2017, 12:00 PM 3,134 Views 0 Comments

Some firms have been asked to wait six months or more for payment after the flawed event.

# services - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Meet the Kerryman leading a major pest-control firm - who's afraid of rats
# Rentokil
# Rentokil

Meet the Kerryman leading a major pest-control firm - who's afraid of rats

Apr 27th 2017, 2:57 PM 685 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile the Irish arm of Rentokil.

# services - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Meet the Kerryman leading a major pest-control firm - who's afraid of rats
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Meet the Kerryman leading a major pest-control firm - who's afraid of rats

Apr 26th 2017, 6:04 PM 2,424 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile the Irish arm of Rentokil.

# services - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Ireland's 'Just Eat of salon bookings’ says Brexit is scaring investors away
# Thanks Nigel
# Thanks Nigel

Ireland's 'Just Eat of salon bookings’ says Brexit is scaring investors away

Apr 15th 2017, 1:42 PM 24,032 Views 34 Comments

Beutifi raised €350,000 to open a London office and take on new staff.

The Irish 'Just Eat of salon bookings’ says Brexit is spooking startup investors
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

The Irish 'Just Eat of salon bookings’ says Brexit is spooking startup investors

Apr 15th 2017, 6:00 AM 782 Views 0 Comments

Beutifi raised €350,000 to open a London office and take on new staff.

# services - Friday 14 April, 2017

Eventbrite says it’s stumping up for GamerCon refunds - but the organiser disagrees
# Media And Arts
# Media And Arts

Eventbrite says it’s stumping up for GamerCon refunds - but the organiser disagrees

Apr 14th 2017, 3:00 PM 11,856 Views 8 Comments

Scores of people couldn’t access the gaming event after waiting in the wind and rain for hours.

Here's what you need to know about Eir's record fine from the telecoms watchdog
# Poor Service
# Poor Service

Here's what you need to know about Eir's record fine from the telecoms watchdog

Apr 14th 2017, 8:07 AM 26,341 Views 37 Comments

The company blamed the weather for delivering poor phone services in 2015.

# services - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Eventbrite says it’s stumping up for GamerCon refunds - but the organiser disagrees
# Software
From Business ETC
# Software

Eventbrite says it’s stumping up for GamerCon refunds - but the organiser disagrees

Apr 13th 2017, 1:30 PM 698 Views 0 Comments

Scores of people couldn’t access the gaming event after waiting in the wind and rain for hours.

The 4 things you need to know about Eir's record fine from the telecoms watchdog
# Policy
From Business ETC
# Policy

The 4 things you need to know about Eir's record fine from the telecoms watchdog

Apr 13th 2017, 12:29 PM 2,452 Views 0 Comments

The telco blamed the weather for delivering poor phone services in 2015.

# services - Thursday 6 April, 2017

Why do we have a census? Here's what the statistics are used for
# PICTURE OF IRELAND
# PICTURE OF IRELAND

Why do we have a census? Here's what the statistics are used for

Apr 6th 2017, 12:10 AM 19,606 Views 27 Comments

Some of the summary results from last year’s census will be published today.

# services - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Telco firms attract the most complaints for misleading ads - but none have ever been fined
# Marketing
# Marketing

Telco firms attract the most complaints for misleading ads - but none have ever been fined

Mar 30th 2017, 4:17 PM 845 Views 2 Comments

The industry-financed advertising watchdog says it’s ‘actively engaging’ with the sector.

# services - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Telco firms attract the most complaints for misleading ads - but none have ever been fined
# Apps And Mobile
From Business ETC
# Apps And Mobile

Telco firms attract the most complaints for misleading ads - but none have ever been fined

Mar 26th 2017, 6:00 AM 653 Views 0 Comments

The industry-financed advertising watchdog says it’s ‘actively engaging’ with the sector.

# services - Monday 20 March, 2017

A gambler has lost an €11k payout claim after a judge ruled casinos have no obligation to pay
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

A gambler has lost an €11k payout claim after a judge ruled casinos have no obligation to pay

Mar 20th 2017, 12:44 PM 1,422 Views 0 Comments

Under Irish law, gambling machine owners can refuse winnings if you happen to be ‘too lucky’.

Ireland's 'fastest-growing tech company' is set to double in size within two years
# Retail
From Business ETC
# Retail

Ireland's 'fastest-growing tech company' is set to double in size within two years

Mar 20th 2017, 10:29 AM 650 Views 0 Comments

Retail software firm eShopWorld says it will hit 400 staff in 2019.

# services - Thursday 16 March, 2017

An Irish company will make it possible to get someone put together your flat-pack furniture
# Put Together
# Put Together

An Irish company will make it possible to get someone put together your flat-pack furniture

Mar 16th 2017, 8:12 PM 17,119 Views 15 Comments

The cleaning app is also branching out into electrical and painting services.

Hassle's owner has bagged €10m to make on-demand furniture assemblers a reality
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Hassle's owner has bagged €10m to make on-demand furniture assemblers a reality

Mar 16th 2017, 10:24 AM 508 Views 0 Comments

The cleaning app is also branching out into electrical and painting services.

# services - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

The Irish-owned firm that laid the World Cup final pitch is setting up its first offices here
# Sports
# Sports

The Irish-owned firm that laid the World Cup final pitch is setting up its first offices here

Mar 15th 2017, 5:49 PM 344 Views 0 Comments

SIS Pitches will open facilities in Wicklow, Tyrone and Sligo.

# services - Monday 13 March, 2017

Poll: Should An Post close loss-making post offices?
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Poll: Should An Post close loss-making post offices?

Mar 13th 2017, 5:24 PM 556 Views 0 Comments

As many as 200 are reportedly on the chopping block.

The Irish-owned firm that laid the World Cup final pitch is setting up its first offices here
# Sports
From Business ETC
# Sports

The Irish-owned firm that laid the World Cup final pitch is setting up its first offices here

Mar 13th 2017, 10:27 AM 674 Views 0 Comments

SIS Pitches will open facilities in Wicklow, Tyrone and Sligo.

# services - Friday 10 March, 2017

QUIZ: How Much of a Car Expert Are You?
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# Sponsored By Ford

QUIZ: How Much of a Car Expert Are You?

Mar 10th 2017, 2:39 PM 24,567 Views 25 Comments

Vroom vroom – let’s find out.

# services - Thursday 9 March, 2017

'I literally had to write my dad a letter to apply for a job in the family business'
# Elephant Self Storage
# Elephant Self Storage

'I literally had to write my dad a letter to apply for a job in the family business'

Mar 9th 2017, 2:52 PM 516 Views 0 Comments

This former nurse followed a roundabout route to running her parents’ business.

# services - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

An Post is about to hike the cost of a stamp by nearly 40%
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

An Post is about to hike the cost of a stamp by nearly 40%

Mar 8th 2017, 1:10 PM 266 Views 0 Comments

The head of the organisation said the cost still represents “very good value”.

# services - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

'I literally had to write my dad a letter to apply for a job in the family business'
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

'I literally had to write my dad a letter to apply for a job in the family business'

Mar 7th 2017, 6:01 PM 64 Views 0 Comments

This former nurse followed a roundabout route to running her parents’ business.

# services - Sunday 5 March, 2017

'Sometimes a side project can grow into something much bigger'
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

'Sometimes a side project can grow into something much bigger'

Mar 5th 2017, 12:00 PM 16 Views 0 Comments

This small business owner explains how she turned her company around with a unique idea.

# services - Monday 20 February, 2017

Over 200 jobs to be created at two new motorway service stations
# Road To Recovery
# Road To Recovery

Over 200 jobs to be created at two new motorway service stations

Feb 20th 2017, 2:02 PM 41,166 Views 66 Comments

Both will be open 24 hours a day.

# services - Friday 17 February, 2017

Stiffer competition and falling customer numbers short-circuit SSE Airtricity's profits
# Resource And Energy
From Business ETC
# Resource And Energy

Stiffer competition and falling customer numbers short-circuit SSE Airtricity's profits

Feb 17th 2017, 3:39 PM 218 Views 0 Comments

The company is one of the biggest electricity providers to Irish households.

# services - Thursday 16 February, 2017

'A happy, clappy company blog won't cut it - readers aren't stupid'
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

'A happy, clappy company blog won't cut it - readers aren't stupid'

Feb 16th 2017, 6:00 PM 162 Views 0 Comments

Intercom managing editor John Collins delivers a masterclass in content creation.

# services - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Jobs website Indeed is doubling the size of its European HQ in Dublin
# Work
From Business ETC
# Work

Jobs website Indeed is doubling the size of its European HQ in Dublin

Feb 15th 2017, 8:46 AM 271 Views 0 Comments

The firm has racked up major losses in its local arm, but it still has plenty of cash to play with.

# services - Friday 10 February, 2017

Accenture is opening a 200-person 'innovation and incubation hub' in Dublin
# Work
From Business ETC
# Work

Accenture is opening a 200-person 'innovation and incubation hub' in Dublin

Feb 10th 2017, 8:19 AM 440 Views 0 Comments

The consultancy firm said it plans to add hundreds of staff to its Irish outpost this year.

# services - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Cork outsourcing firm Voxpro has nearly doubled its sales in a year
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Cork outsourcing firm Voxpro has nearly doubled its sales in a year

Feb 9th 2017, 12:53 PM 495 Views 0 Comments

The profitable company says it needs ‘sustainable long-term funding’ to achieve its growth plans.

# services - Sunday 5 February, 2017

'In the US, prospects assume you're being truthful. Here they're far more skeptical'
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

'In the US, prospects assume you're being truthful. Here they're far more skeptical'

Feb 5th 2017, 2:00 PM 23 Views 0 Comments

This CEO has learned a few things about business culture overseas after stints in four continents.

# services - Thursday 19 January, 2017

'I was told it was all over. I held it together in the meeting, and then I went and had a good cry'
# TTM Healthcare
# TTM Healthcare

'I was told it was all over. I held it together in the meeting, and then I went and had a good cry'

Jan 19th 2017, 5:20 PM 1,827 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series we profile Clare health and recruitment company TTM.

# services - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

'I was told it was all over. I held it together in the meeting, and then I went and had a good cry'
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

'I was told it was all over. I held it together in the meeting, and then I went and had a good cry'

Jan 18th 2017, 5:53 PM 3,628 Views 0 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series we profile Clare health and recruitment company TTM.

# services - Saturday 14 January, 2017

This new postal service will mean no need to go to the postbox
# Services
# Services

This new postal service will mean no need to go to the postbox

Jan 14th 2017, 8:15 PM 51,796 Views 53 Comments

CityPost has launched a new system that it claims will save companies significant sums on mail.

# services - Friday 13 January, 2017

A new postal service for businesses is aiming to take on An Post
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

A new postal service for businesses is aiming to take on An Post

Jan 13th 2017, 11:36 AM 806 Views 0 Comments

CityPost has launched a new system that it claims will save companies significant sums on mail.

# services - Monday 9 January, 2017

Corporate gifts used to be about champagne - now firms demand tokens that will last
# Not So Flashy
# Not So Flashy

Corporate gifts used to be about champagne - now firms demand tokens that will last

Jan 9th 2017, 7:21 AM 16,313 Views 4 Comments

Louise Lonergan says non-cash bonuses can boost staff morale.

# services - Sunday 8 January, 2017

'I always wanted to set up a business, but I couldn't take any risks when my kids were young'
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

'I always wanted to set up a business, but I couldn't take any risks when my kids were young'

Jan 8th 2017, 4:01 PM 1,309 Views 0 Comments

Why an increasing number of people are starting new companies later in life.

# services - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Why 2017 could be the year the 'robo-advisors' finally come to town
# Services
# Services

Why 2017 could be the year the 'robo-advisors' finally come to town

Jan 7th 2017, 7:15 AM 6,661 Views 6 Comments

Automated financial advice is expected to shake up the wealth management sector.

Corporate gifts used to be about champagne - now firms demand tokens that will last
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Corporate gifts used to be about champagne - now firms demand tokens that will last

Jan 7th 2017, 6:00 AM 2,132 Views 0 Comments

Louise Lonergan says non-cash bonuses can boost staff morale.

# services - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Why 2017 could be the year the 'robo-advisors' finally come to town
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Why 2017 could be the year the 'robo-advisors' finally come to town

Jan 5th 2017, 6:00 PM 727 Views 0 Comments

Automated financial advice is expected to shake up the wealth management sector.