The University College Cork School of Law is delighted to be recruiting for the next intake of our hugely popular Evening BCL programme, which will begin in September 2021.
The Evening BCL Degree at University College Cork is the longest running and most successful programme of its kind in Ireland. Another four-year cycle of the programme, which leads to a BCL degree, will commence in September 2021.
Are you seeking a career change, perhaps to one of the legal professions, or would a law degree
Businesses who serve food including hotels, cafes and restaurants are now eligible to apply for a grant to help facilitate outdoor dining.
Announced by the Minister for Tourism Catherine Martin TD in partnership with Fáilte Ireland, the grant will average about €4,000 for each premises. We have a range of outdoor seating and dining tables to help your business stand out from the competition.
Weatherproof, stylish and available in a range of colours and sizes, we have the solution for your business as
In honour of World Health Day recently, we at OfficeMaster have collaborated with Urban Gym and created a video to help people work happy and healthy!
Geared towards those working from home, this is a simple exercise which is also useful for anyone with a desk job. Learn how to easily add extra movement to your day and avoid common ailments like poor circulation, stiffness, back ache and more. Challenge yourself to move more! Please check out the video and share with a friend or co-worker who may find
Triskel Presents … is a new initiative from Triskel Arts Centre aimed at film lovers. A mixture of independent features and short films which can be rented from their On Demand Service, it starts on Sunday 11 April with Northeast by filmmaker Gregory Kohn.
“While we are currently unable to present movies as a collective experience at Triskel Arts Centre, we have created this online initiative that our patrons can enjoy,” said Triskel’s Head of Cinema Chris O’Neill. “We begin with a season of films by
Tandem is an expert engineering consultancy delivering project success to clients in life sciences, commercial, industrial, high tech & public sectors.
Tandem announce the appointment of Daniel Foley to the position of Associate Director for Utilities and Energy. Daniel has served as Building Services Manager with Tandem for over five years and with this promotion Daniel formally joins the Tandem senior leadership team. This expansion of Tandem’s leadership team strengthens its ability to provide
Reach, which publishes Cork Beo, RSVP and the Irish Mirror and Irish Daily Star newspapers in Ireland has appointed Lorraine Tumilty as its new Finance Manager, working on an all-Ireland basis across the group's entire news brand portfolio.
The Northern-Ireland based Chartered Accountant started her career in 1995 with Coopers & Lybrand which then became PricewaterhouseCoopers, where she worked for six years in several different departments including External & Internal Audit, Client Training and Small
For anyone considering a career change due to a forced redundancy, stress or burnout, or simply a desire to do something new, why not check out my article on the Echo or echolive below:
“I think it’s fair to say that the only constant in our working lives right now is change,” said Mary Cummins, a career coach and proprietor of Careerchanger.ie.
“Indeed, I envisage that post the Covid pandemic many of us will go on and make further changes, a change in our career path, either due to a forced redundancy
Be a REBEL, Sleep Out for FOCUS IrelandSaturday 24th AprilFOCUS Ireland urges the people of Cork to sign up for BIG REBEL SLEEP OUT in the fight against homelessness in Cork.
FOCUS Ireland have urged all Corkonians to support their SIMULATED Big Rebel Sleep Out organised in association with Cork City FC.
The 2021 event will repeat the SIMULATED format of last year with all participants staging their sleep outs in the safety and security of their own homes, gardens or couches in light of the current
Ronan Daly Jermyn (RDJ) has been awarded Ibec’s workplace wellness accreditation, the KeepWell Mark. This is as part of a commitment by RDJ to provide the highest standards of workplace wellness, health, and safety to all of its people.
The KeepWell Mark is an evidence-based accreditation and award that recognises Irish employers for investing in workplace health and wellbeing. Its aim is to help business benchmark workplace wellbeing activity through a set of systematic and methodical steps. The
We've kicked off our new 'Think global, Act Local' 2021 programme.. where 35 aspiring Global Citizens have signed up for discussions about the #GlobalGoals & will also complete relevant challenges.
Please join us to wish them the very best! A heartful thank you to all our voluntary guest speakers, voluntary facilitators & voluntary steering committee members for creating & enhancing this programme!#SERVE #SolidarityInAction #SDGs #GlobalCitizens
PM Group, the international project delivery company, announces the appointment of Rosita Fennell as Chief Financial Officer as well as being appointed to its Board of Directors. PM Group is an award-winning international project delivery firm with over 3,000 people worldwide.
Rosita is a chartered management accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from University College Cork and an MSc in Executive Leadership from University of Ulster. Rosita has held a number of senior finance roles in a
Tánaiste Leo Varadkar recently signed the Code of Practice for Employers and Employees on the Right to Disconnect (the Code).
This Code allows employees to switch off from work outside of normal working hours, something many have found difficult during the past 12 months. The Code also reiterates the importance of employers having an appropriate time management system to record working hours and attendance, and that this obligation extends to remote workers.For a comprehensive overview of the Code,
With sustainable driving on the way forward and Electric Vehicles being the future for all businesses we are all urged to make the big switch to electric. Whether you are a large employer, SME or start up there are many advantages to sustainable driving. There are a plethora of vehicles to choose from but at Kearys Hyundai the KONA and IONIQ are real showstoppers. Hyundai KONA EV – sporty & seriously fun to drive
Lightning quick off the line, this sporty SUV accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in only
If you work in professional services, then you will have seen first–hand the challenges when it comes to ensuring your clients’ data is secure and properly managed. Your IT processes and systems are a vital first step to ensuring this security.
At Radius, we always recommend the private cloud to customers who are seeking a safe and simple way to manage their IT security.
But what is private cloud and what are the benefits?
If you haven’t come across the term before, private cloud
Nano Nagle Place is now offering bespoke virtual guided tours with our expert guides.
From the comfort of your home join us as we describe life in the early 18th century and be inspired by the immensely human story of Nano Nagle social entrepreneur whose forward thinking improved the plight of children in Ireland and around the world .
Sit back and get comfortable as we delve behind the Organic walled Convent Garden surrounded by Georgian and Gothic Architecture to name but a few. Exclusive access to Ms
Over the past three months, Irish businesses have had to face numerous challenges as they navigate the implications of a post-Brexit era. Among these challenges is the long-term reality of increased customs clearance declarations required in order to trade between Ireland and the UK.With the number of declarations for the first two months of 2021 having already surpassed 2020’s yearly figure, fellow Irish company Cantec Group and its software division SmartOffice Technology has launched a new automated
One of Ireland's biggest news media organisations, Reach - which publishes Cork Beo, RSVP magazine and RSVP Live as well as the Irish Mirror and Irish Daily Star newspapers, has announced it is moving to a combination of office and home working for its teams across its Dublin, Cork and Belfast bases as part of future working arrangements.Reach will still have offices in Dublin and Belfast where more than 90% of its staff worked from pre-pandemic and staff will benefit from more flexible working arrangements
Cognate Health, the leading nationwide occupational health provider, has announced the appointment of Ciara Buckley as Sales and Marketing Manager in response to the company's rapid growth. With extensive sales and marketing experience, Ciara will be responsible for developing and executing marketing strategies and strengthening Cognate Heath’s corporate customer base in the rapidly growing occupational health market.
Previous to joining Cognate Health, Ciara was employed at the Doyle Collection as
On the back of our 2021 Charity Partnership announcement were delighted to host an Easter Fundraiser for The Rainbow Club Cork Centre for Autism and Focus Ireland.
We would like to thank everybody that donated to our Easter Egg Hunt, it was a huge success, we exceeded our target and delivered 323 eggs.
CORK EMPLOYER RECOGNISED AS A GREAT PLACE TO WORK AT 2021 AWARDS CEREMONY
Biopharmaceutical company AbbVie is also named as one of Ireland’s Best Workplaces for Women
AbbVie, the global biopharmaceutical company which has a manufacturing presence in Carrigtwohill, has been listed as the No. 3 Best Large Workplace in Ireland 2021. The announcement was made at the recent Best Workplace 2021 Virtual Awards.
It is the eighth consecutive year that the company has featured on the list and its
An ambitious and high achieving Limerick student has been awarded the prestigious Holmes O’Malley Sexton Scholarship at the University of Limerick (UL).
The top legal firm with offices in Ireland in Dublin, Limerick and Cork has awarded the renowned scholarship annually for over two decades. The bursary was endowed to Law and Accounting student Brian Daly from Kilmallock in recognition of his outstanding academic performance.
Brian described what it means to be this year’s recipient of the Holmes
Over a seven-year period, the Water for All programme has approximately benefitted 44,730 beneficiaries. Women are most benefited by this project. Your Standing Order will help SERVE to continue the work through programmes and projects like Water for All. Read more.Watch this throwback video of SERVE volunteers building water cisterns in Brazil & Mozambique.
You can have an Ethical Easter celebration by swapping Easter eggs with SERVE Solidarity Gifts for loved ones, please visit our website
Lufthansa will start a Cork to Frankfurt service for Summer 2021, connecting the two cities for the first time in eighteen years. Two flights will operate each week on Monday and Friday, commencing on 25 June 2021.2021 Summer schedule - as of February 2021
Route Flight No Frequency Departure Arrival
ORK - FRA LH985 Mo,Fr 1725 2030
FRA - Cork LH984 Mo,Fr
Cork Interactive Walking Maps
Cork has a compact city centre which means that it is very easy to get around on foot. Cork is also a city that is full of culture and history. We have designed three short walks so that you can walk around and explore the city, whether it is to take a break from shopping, to do something with the family or just want to get a coffee and have a stroll. So get active, get some fresh air, and enjoy the city.
Cork Street Art Walk
A walk around the city centre highlighting some
Ability@Work is proudly representing Ireland in Innovative Practices in Inclusive Employment having recently been recognised as a winner of The United Nations, The Zero Project. The Zero Project aims to share and celebrate innovative practice and policies worldwide and commended Ability@Work for their approach to seeking and retaining suitable and sustainable employment for young people with different abilities.
Between 2018 and 2020, 69 people were registered with Ability@Work and 42 people have been
Cork English College are delighted to announce a new series of Exam Masterclasses, Academic Webinars and Free Online Lessons!
Each week over the coming weeks, join our free sessions every Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday afternoon. Every session is designed by our Academic team to inform & enrich all participants in each respective field. Our Academic team have a wealth of teaching expertise & knowledge and these sessions are for sharing it with both agents & students.
Our first week has been a major success
The results of the fourth annual Irish Enterprise Awards have been finalised and on behalf of all the team at Bensons I am delighted to inform all our partners and clients that Bensons WorkWear has been awarded:
Clothing Manufacturer of the Year 2021 More than a Uniform - Made in Ireland
At Bensons, we will work with you to design bespoke corporate uniforms for your employees that reinforces the image and message of your company to the World.
In 2021 the importance of more sustainable public transport has been recognized by Minister Ryan who has committed €15m in assisting the small public service vehicle industry with the transition to a zero-emission and fully electric industry. The money is made available to the SPSV industry and is funded by the Department of Transport.
At Kearys Renault, their Electric Vehicle (EV) experts are on hand to help make the big switch. Did you know small public service vehicles (SPSV) drivers can scrap
Mary Cummins, Career Coach and Facilitator and proprietor of Careerchanger.ie. For those who find themselves out of work or with redundancy looming, remember you have a plethora of skills at your disposal, many of which can be transferred to other jobs and sectors.
That’s the view of Career Coach and Facilitator Mary Cummins (BSc M.A.). "Of course, at times of uncertainty, our self-doubt can creep in and tarnish our thoughts, and we don’t know what our skills are any more. It makes sense therefore to
Change by Degrees, the award winning sustainability business based in Kinsale, Co. Cork, celebrated International Day of Happiness on Saturday 20th March, by launching a new website.
Co-founder Madeleine Murray commented that 'our new website helps people explore our services and learn more about our work, our values and our amazing team. It is designed to make your experience with our brand efficient, enjoyable and relevant. '
Businesses are invited to visit the website at www.changebydegrees.com and
Great news! KLM has resumed its services from Cork to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol since 01 March 2021. The flights are operated by KLM Cityhopper with either an Embraer 175 or Embraer 190 aircraft.BENEFITS OF SERVICE
Connecting the Munster region to Amsterdam, Europe and the world
Choice of cabin: Business and Economy
Added option of Economy Comfort within the Economy cabin
MORE CHOICE WITH KLM
With flights operating from both Cork and Dublin, KLM offers passengers the flexibility of departing from a
A positive news story for Irish exports at the beginning of this month, as the official launch of Glanseair Children’s Formula for the Chinese market took place on Monday the 1st of March 2021. This product launch took place online, via Zoom and included speakers and guests from both Ireland and China. Glanseair Children’s Formula has been developed to facilitate the growth and nutrition of Chinese children and is produced by Kerry Group in their state of the art facilities in Charleville, Co. Cork.
Bensons Workwear is delighted to announce its new Irish-Made Bespoke Corporate Wear line, launching just in time for businesses to reopen their doors once again. Our team is ready to work directly with businesses to design & manufacture Corporate Uniforms that exceed expectations, after all, a uniform is a symbol of your company’s identity and mission. Our Bespoke services go beyond just Clothing – maximising the creativity potential and the customer experience. Innovation is key – many garments now
Permanent TSB and Bibby Financial Services Ireland unveil exclusive partnership offering Irish SMEs funding solutions designed to improve cash flow or finance growth plans
Invoice Finance facility will enhance range of options available to new and existing Permanent TSB customers with funding for cashflow, M&A / MBO activity or corporate restructuring
Exclusive partnership between leading retail and SME bank and a specialist lender is set to transform the Irish financial services landscape
Cork International Choral Festival is delighted to announce that Ibec, Ireland’s largest business representative group, has come on board as the title sponsor of the festival’s new Workplace Choir of the Year competition.The Ibec Workplace Choir of the Year competition will be the culminating event of Cork International Choral Festival’s ‘Choirworks’ programme, which has been devised specifically for the 2021 event. The programme offers workplace colleagues around the country the chance to learn to sing
National Business Machines (NBM), headquartered in Cork and celebrating its 35th year in business, last year announced a €750,000 investment and expansion of their business, largely focussed on infrastructure and personnel.
This year, they are seeing the fruits of their labour, adapting to, and overcoming the challenges of Covid-19 head on, with a can-do and flexible attitude to conducting their day-to-day operations. This approach, coupled with the promotion of a new Sales Director, Don