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‘Deep Work’ by Cal Newport – A Book Review by Susan HayesCulleton, The Positive Economist
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‘Deep Work’ by Cal Newport – A Book Review by Susan HayesCulleton, The Positive Economist

My book review of "Deep Work" by Cal Newport Posted by Susan Hayes "The Positive Economist" on Tuesday, October 24, 2017   Susan is a very accomplished business woman and a fantastic role model for young women finding their way in the business world. She is Managing Director at Hayes Culleton, a Financial Training & Education Consultancy Company. She is also Co Founder of Savvy...

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Ovation Incentives Announces Strategic Partnership with GC Incentives
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Ovation Incentives Announces Strategic Partnership with GC Incentives

Media Release Ovation Incentives and GC Incentives Announce Strategic Partnership Trans-Atlantic agreement expands global reach for each firm and enhances international capabilities for their clients   London, UK and Omaha, USA — 7 November 2017 — Ovation Incentives, based in London UK,  has today signed a strategic marketing alliance with GC Incentives|GiftCertificates.com, the leading US incentives and rewards company based in Omaha Nebraska.  The agreement...

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Conferences are bunk. This one wasn’t. – by Colman Lydon, VP at Everwise.
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Conferences are bunk. This one wasn’t. – by Colman Lydon, VP at Everwise.

In the spirit of ownership of bias, I need to make two disclosures: I have been involved with the Irish International Business Network for 10 years. I can’t stand conferences – the blather, the forced networking, the crappy hotels, the uninspiring/under-exposed exhibits, the over-priced tickets and the over-processed learning. However, this time it was different. The Irish International Business Network is a global, voluntary organization of professionals,...

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Members Spotlight: Siobhan Fitzpatrick, Catseye Coaching & WIBN
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Members Spotlight: Siobhan Fitzpatrick, Catseye Coaching & WIBN

Siobhan Fitzpatrick: Career Transition Coach, Catseye Coaching.   Give us a brief description of yourself? (company, Profession, etc) I am the principal coach at Catseye Coaching and Director of Women In Business Network (WIBN) Ireland. I consider myself a conscious connector of people and have the pleasure of living that dream through both my businesses; Catseye Coaching which specialises in career transition and WIBN which...

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Members Spotlight: Ian Tansey, ProDroneWorx
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Members Spotlight: Ian Tansey, ProDroneWorx

Ian Tansey- Managing Director, ProDroneWorx   Give us a brief description of yourself? (company, Profession, etc) I’m from Sligo and have been living in London for the past 11 years. In 2016 I set up ProDroneWorx a drone technology solutions company, we provide inspection, mapping and surveying services in the UK and Ireland. We pride ourselves on our professionalism and commitment to improving operational efficiency,...

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Are you a Giver or a Taker?

Fionuala Pender I’m really excited about the forthcoming IIBN conference which will take place in Dublin this November (less than a month away now!). I can’t wait to hear IIBN members, sponsors and other Irish entrepreneurs spreading their ideas in their short, and hopefully inspiring, talks. As you know, the IIBN conference this year has decided to focus on Ted style talks.  So why are...

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Members Spotlight – Nicole Sullivan, White & Williams LLP
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Members Spotlight – Nicole Sullivan, White & Williams LLP

Nicole Sullivan – Partner, White & Williams LLP • Give us a brief description of your profession?  Nicole represents national and international clients in litigation, mediation and arbitration of complex commercial and business disputes. Nicole advises clients on pre-litigation and early resolution of actions as well as e-discovery issues. She assists foreign and domestic companies with opening and operating their businesses in the United States....

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Members Spotlight – Patrick Foley, Independent Financial Adviser
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Members Spotlight – Patrick Foley, Independent Financial Adviser

Patrick Foley – Independent Financial Adviser • Give us a brief description of yourself? (company, Profession, etc) I am originally from Waterville, Co. Kerry and moved to London in September 2009. I work as an independent financial adviser catering to the financial needs of high net worth individuals. Prior to going independent, I spent 6 years at Coutts bank in the Sports & Entertainment team...

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How to make your Exhibition Space stand out
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How to make your Exhibition Space stand out

This article was written by Ronan Traynor, Founder of Verve the Live Agency. Published on his LinkedIn Account, this article gives great insight into how you can make the most of the space you are given for your Exhibition Stand and how to get noticed.  Here is a small extract of the article:  So you’ve booked a booth at a trade show or fair, hoping...

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Does your 3 Minute Presentation Include these 3 Key Ingredients?

Does your 3 Minute Presentation Include these 3 Key Ingredients?

One of the most powerful tools in an entrepreneurs toolbox is their pitch. Whether their intention is to gain investment, bring in new talent or attract new customers entrepreneurs should take the time to put together a strong pitch. One should also know that a pitch is never perfect and any great entrepreneur will constantly look for ways to improve their skills as a dynamic presenter and...

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