Cian Dalton

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Business Ethics: Corporate Social Responsibility


Only 5% of Australian fashion firms know origin of raw materials, says report

Only 5% of Australian fashion companies know the origin of the raw materials used to manufacture their products and just 16% have fully traced their input supply chain, according to a new report.<p>The report, released by Baptist World Aid Australia on Thursday, three days before the three-year …

Why Are There so Many Scumbags in Real Estate?

Pop quiz: what do real estate agents have in common with car salesmen, telemarketers, and members of Congress?<p>Answer: They're among Americans' least-trusted professions, according to a recent Gallup poll.<p>In fact, with just 21 percent of respondents ranking the profession as trustworthy, real estate …

The Volkswagen Brand Crisis

Volkswagen’s share price is half what it was a year ago, following a precipitous stock price drop. Can it ever recover?

Employee Relations


ESB pay rise likely to stir unrest among public sector workers

ESB workers repairing power lines after a storm in 2014.<p>Image: Laura Hutton/Photocall Ireland<p>ESB workers repairing power lines after a storm in …

The Rush Toward Paid Parental Leave: Why Now?

Starbucks’ New Dress Code Angers Employees, Customers

After Starbucks announced its new dress code in October 2014, customers, employees and employees’ spouses took to posting angry comments on social …

What is Entrepreneurship


The art of entrepreneurship: Julie Meyer at TEDxSalford


Irish Entrepreneurship is flying high

<b>I had the pleasure of attending the launch of my friend Ciara O'Toole's new business venture 'Amelia' last night. Hosted by the Irish Aviation</b> …


Can children really be taught to think like entrepreneurs?

‘Dragons’ Den’ star among those backing Ibec proposal for business training at school<p>Sat, Aug 22, 2015, 01:00<p>This week Ibec called for teachers to be …


1st June 2015 Brings Changes for Irish Limited Companies Under Companies Act 2014


Sole Trader, Sole Trader versus Limited Company, Sole Trader Business Registration, Register a Sole Trader Business Name

How to Register as a Sole Trader in Ireland<p><b>THE SOLE TRADER</b><p>A Sole Trader business is one of the simplest types of business concerns to run. The Sole …

Small Business

What to Expect When You're Paying for a Franchise

<i>Opening any new business can be fraught with unexpected expenses. Luckily, franchisees can relax in the knowledge of where their carefully invested</i> …

Franchise Information Centre

Top 10 Irish Female Entrepreneurs<p>Summoning a strong Celtic heritage which encouraged women to be leaders and innovators, Irish women are exemplary …

Ireland slips down entrepreneurial activity rankings

Just over 20,000 people started a new business in 2014, down significantly from 2013<p>Wed, Sep 2, 2015, 15:04<p>Ireland has slipped in the ranking of …