Central Bank Ups Its Growth Forecast

But pace will moderate in 2018 even as jobless rate falls

Jim’s On The Button After Door-To-Door Crash

Jim Urell’s software startup Property Button is growing fast but past failure has made him wary

Small Business Can Rebrands As Business Achievers

Ulster Bank business info website

Travel Bloggers’ Conference Returns To Ireland

TBEX Europe will run for three days in Killarney this October

Prize Bonds Payouts Slashed By 40%

0.50% of total to be paid in prizes instead of 0.85%

Opportunity Knocks For Bright Spark Finnegan

Shane Finnegan was running a successful electrical firm but wanted into renewables too

Interview: Ger Teahon, SalesSense

Default training manual for the ‘SalesSense Way’

New énergie Fitness Clubs In Dublin Creating 20 Jobs

Franchises are being opened by a team led by Rory O’Shaughnessy

Equity Finance Worked For New Boojum Owners

Burrito chain sourced funding from Renatus Capital Partners

West Wood Warms To Les Mills

Interview with GM Alan Leach

Dublin Chamber Publishes Pre-Budget Submission

Chamber wants more capital spending and tax relief to help SMEs recruit

Roadtest: Peugeot 3008 GT

Peugeot has piled on the standard equipment

The EY Entrepreneurs: How Much Money Do They Make?

Under the financial hood of 24 Entrepreneur of the Year finalists

Interview: Mark Kellett, Magnet Networks

Turnover set to double after Imagine takeover

Thinking Inside The Box Inspires Coffee Startup

Gordon Hickey serves Digital Hub denizens with artisan coffee -- from a shipping container

Friends First Expands Eurozone Funds Choice

Allianz and Henderson funds join Magnet portfolio

Making Waves With Novel Plasma Speaker

Paul Gilligan's Sonarc speaker is now at the patent pending stage

IP Telecom And Goldstar Telecom Ink Three Year Deal

The €500k deal allows Goldstar to launch a new cloud telephony service

Can Dublin Cope With Brexit Influx?

Not really

Wicklow Designer Sitting Pretty With Unique Fabric

Aoife’s Mullane's fabric designs make for arresting cushions, throws and chairs

What Future For E-Mail Marketing?

GDPR muddies the waters big time

The Big Pay Gap Between Public And Private Sectors

Public pay this year same as 2008 - despite 60,000 fewer staff

How The Fleet Car Sector Is Changing

The view from Hertz Lease and Avis Fleet Solutions

Interview: Nicola O’Neill, Harvest

Experience is better than knowledge in the sales arena

On The Border At The Brexit Frontline

How Border businesses view the Brexit threat

LearnSignal’s Global Traction For Online ACCA Courses

Startup provides virtual tuition for the tough ACCA exams

Germ-Free Coating A Commercial Coup

John Browne is spinning out DIT research in the form of Kastus

LGBT Employer Plaudit For Vodafone

One of the Top 12 LGBT employers in the world

Creative Couple Carve Out Visual Effects Niche

Ben & Anvil is their award-winning Dublin startup

Foodoppi Teaches Kids To Appreciate Good Food

Online food network has all the ingredients for a healthy education

Brexit Effect Boosts Used Car Imports

Analysis from Fexco Corporate Payments

Crowe Horwath Programme Tackles Scaling Challenge

Pinnacle Programme launched with Dublin Chamber

How Lynch’s Pharmacy Stays Relevant All Year Round

Owner Neil Sokay makes the most of Musgrave MarketPlace

Music Man’s Fish Pâté Hits All The Right Notes

Ken McHugh's Fresh From on sale in SuperValu

Interview: Alan Coleman, Wolfgang Digital

‘AdWords is the world’s most effective advertising platform’

Donegal Mum Makes A Living From Her Doodles

Gift cards from Shelley Leslie's Ruby Doodle

Eir Kills Off Meteor Brand

No changes to Meteor customers’ contracts and mobile plans as it's renamed eir

High Speed Broadband For Uninest Student Digs

Virgin Media Business providing the service at five sites in Dublin

Shannon Incubator Opens For Aviation And Travel

Propellor Shannon has liftoff

Johnson & Perrott Begins €15m Cork Dealership Expansion

Bigger Cork city motor dealership will create 30 new jobs

Interview: Peter Millen, Northgate Vehicle Hire

Teaching selling skills is tough

Radical Wins For Irish Ad Agency

Two awards for content marketing at global ceremony

Irish Life Staff Abseiling Raises €70,000

Presumably they had insurance

Skillnets Welcomes Increase In SME Training

Training agency facilitated 14,000 firms last year, up 11%

Bord Gáis Targets New Customers With €75 Tesco Gift Card

BGE unveils new TV commercial made by Publicis

Ireland Retains Top Ten Rank For Reputability

But country slipped one place to 10th in RepTrak’s 2017 study

Traidlinks Merges With Gorta-Self Help Africa

Move will help African farmers expand trade opportunities

Foiling WannaCry Ransomware Attacks

Hackers prey on older versions of Windows

Interview: Glenn Cahill, New Relic 

Self-awareness is the key tool in teaching people how to sell

Clonmel To Get Free Virgin Media WiFi

Town will also see its analogue TV service switch to digital

No Relief For Au Pair Host Families

Low Pay Commission leaves board and lodging allowance at 2000 level

Just Eat Is New DublinBikes Sponsor

Fast food platform taking over from Coca-Cola

Ireland Up To Sixth In Global Competitiveness Ranking

NCC says exports remain the key contributor

Plan. Act. Engage. Time To Get Brexit Ready

InterTradeIreland’s new Brexit Advisory Service can help