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Claire McCombe
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The business of love

Roseann Kelly
I KNOW there is some time before Valentine’s Day, but this year it is important that in business we focus a lot more on love.

Why 2019 must be a year of change for the high street

Claire Aiken
WHAT is it about football and the Premier League that attracts so many colourful and influential characters? The civic passion it evokes across the UK, Ireland and internationally as well as the financial clout required to influence it, are two undoubted factors.

Which entrepreneurs will fit the Bill in EY initiative?

Gary McDonald Business Editor
NOMINATIONS have opened for the 22nd running of the Ireland-wide EY Entrepreneur of the Year initiative, which seeks to unearth the brightest and best in business - as well as the bravest and boldest.

Starling Bank to enter French and German markets ahead of Brexit

A UK-based digital bank is to enter the German and French markets this year as it prepares for life after Brexit Starling Bank, which is challenging the industry giants for a share of the retail banking market, previously said that it would create a subsidiary in Ireland ahead of the UK's departure from the European Union.

Breaking the mould to attract diverse workforce

Kirsty McManus
ONGOING skills shortages, not just in Northern Ireland, but across the United Kingdom, are consistently among the main issues cited to us by members as their most pressing business challenges.

Long live vinyl and the CD - and may HMV survive

Brendan Mulgrew
SO it's goodbye to that strange period between Christmas and New Year, when it appears everyone becomes a little larger around the waist and slightly disoriented about exactly what day of the week it is.

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