What is the Irish position in Brexit developments? A Brexit Irish SWOT analysis

What is the Irish position in Brexit developments? A Brexit Irish SWOT analysis

🕔19:08, 27.Feb 2018

What is the Irish position in Brexit developments? As I am writing this piece, I am sitting in a “boulangerie” on the “Avenue of the Americas” in New York. The European influence is everywhere in this beautiful patisserie – the

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The Future of Europe: Six Areas to Watch

The Future of Europe: Six Areas to Watch

🕔17:33, 10.Jan 2018

What’s the future of Europe? When you mention Europe or the EU in Ireland or in the UK these days, the first thing – and perhaps the only thing – that comes to mind is Brexit. What will happen, what

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How Investors And Business Owners Think About Opportunities: The Investing and Business Value Proposition of Vietnam

How Investors And Business Owners Think About Opportunities: The Investing and Business Value Proposition of Vietnam

🕔23:43, 11.Dec 2017

The first thing that hits you is the heat, then it’s the number of people in such a relatively small space and then, the biggest thing of all is the chaotically efficient (or efficiently chaotic!) experience on the roads. I

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What is fintech, and how it’s going to change the world of investing and financial transactions as we know it

What is fintech, and how it’s going to change the world of investing and financial transactions as we know it

🕔22:30, 5.Jul 2017

Are you curious about “fintech”? It stands for “financial technology” and it is the topic of many conversations at the moment. Fintech is more and more widespread and we are all using it to some extent nowadays. Have you ever bought

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The 100 Year Life: Plan for it, because it’s coming, and it’s here to stay – for a long time

The 100 Year Life: Plan for it, because it’s coming, and it’s here to stay – for a long time

🕔09:21, 2.Mar 2017

Are you ready to live to 100 years old? This was the subject of my presentation to Business in the Community Northern Ireland, as part of their “Age in the Workplace’ initiative. A study recently published in the Lancet highlights

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CETA What Does It Mean? Positive developments for businesses, professionals and employees – but not all

CETA What Does It Mean? Positive developments for businesses, professionals and employees – but not all

🕔22:09, 1.Mar 2017

What is CETA, and what does it mean? CETA, the “Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement”, is the new Canada – EU trade deal that has taken eight years to hammer out. It opens up many doors for Ireland to sell into

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The Future Of Accountancy – The Next 90 Years

The Future Of Accountancy – The Next 90 Years

🕔11:32, 2.Nov 2016

This article originally appeared in the June issue of CPA Ireland Magazine (Certified Public Accountants)    In the days of the uberisation of the workforce and the emergence of FinTech (financial services technology), does accountancy have a future? As with

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Fighting Childhood Obesity: What Really Works And How You Can Help – Yes, You!

Fighting Childhood Obesity: What Really Works And How You Can Help – Yes, You!

🕔14:19, 29.Aug 2016

Fighting Childhood Obesity: The British government recently published its Obesity Strategy, to very mixed reviews. Critics say that the plan has been watered down and won’t be effective to fight against the worrying rise of obesity in the UK, especially childhood obesity.

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Brexit and Immigration: Leaving isn’t the answer to the UK’s immigration issue

Brexit and Immigration: Leaving isn’t the answer to the UK’s immigration issue

🕔22:55, 19.May 2016

Brexit and Immigration:  – Leaving the EU won’t solve the UK’s immigration issue – UK Referendum   In the past few months, I’ve written an article about how popular pro-Brexit arguments (i.e. the EU is a third party diktat, the UK will

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How Valid Are These 4 Popular Arguments For Brexit?

How Valid Are These 4 Popular Arguments For Brexit?

🕔20:19, 21.Mar 2016

Over the past number of months, I have heard a lot of arguments for Brexit and against. “Brexit” stands for “British Exit”, the possibility that Britain would leave the European Union. In this article, I want to examine some of

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