Cork ranks sixth in Income Tax League tables – would or should people in the region pay more?

By Kerrie Collins, Business Talk As a nation we would broadly be in favour of the introduction of a Wealth Tax, as evidenced by the results of the latest instalment of the Taxback.com Taxpayer Sentiment Survey Series 2018. The leading tax refund specialists asked 1,700 taxpayers throughout the country for their views on taxing public wealth.…

Sarah Fitzgerald is Ireland’s very own Book Ambassador

Jim Power, Minister Jim Daly TD, Minister Regina Doherty TD, Sarah Fitzgerald, Cillian Fitzgerald and Cormac Fitzgerald at Government Buildings. Photo: John Allen Sarah Fitzgerald, aged 14 from Kinsale, met with Government leaders at Leinster House and submitted a literacy research paper to the Oireachtas. Her award-winning research may help to buck the current trend amongst teens who…

What Emotional Intelligence can teach us about going Back-to-School! By Barbara Nugent, Leadership Coach and Emotional Intelligence Specialist at EQ.ie

Who would have thought that black school shoes could be so complicated? “Too ugly, no heels allowed, too lame, who would make shoes like these….”  Back-to-school shopping with my 13 year old daughter was testing my mettle!   It’s a funny time of the year really.  Whether your first born is heading off to “big…

ECCO Ireland pair up with ProStrategy blending a perfect partnership of Microsoft Dynamics NAV and IBM Cognos Analytics – Optimising Sales Performance with Data-driven Insights.

Since 1985, ProStrategy have steadily built up their unparalleled consulting, technical and business experience to be recognised as a leading provider of Data, Analytics and Financial Performance Management solutions in Ireland.  With over 150 customers; their experience and depth of knowledge is what sets them apart.  They boast a team of over 50 highly skilled and…

TALBOT COLLECTION CORK COMMUNITY, BUSINESS & SPORTS AWARDS 2018

  The latest winners of the Talbot Collection Cork Community, Business and Sports Awards are Donal McGrath and Emmet Cronin of the Imokilly Motor Club.  This month’s award falls under the Community Award category. The Awards Scheme is sponsored by Talbot Collection Cork along with Award Sponsors AIB Midleton & Ballincollig. Recent winners of the…

Barry & Fitzwilliam – ROKU – Premium Japanese Craft Gin

Barry & Fitzwilliam Irelands leading Independent premium spirits company, announces the launch of ROKU in the Irish market – the first premium Japanese craft gin to be launched in Ireland. Meaning ‘six’ in Japanese, ROKU incorporates six traditional Japanese botanicals which are infused, distilled and blended by the Japanese artisans of The House Of Suntory…