RSSArchive for October, 2013

PowerNI comes over all Mad Men for Hallowe'en

PowerNI comes over all Mad Men for Hallowe’en

Beverley Nickell, Amy Bennington, Christopher Shannon, Helen McDonnell, Alan Egner and Louise McManus take on that sophisticated Mad Men pose for Hallowe’en. ….. and then there’s these guys who have dressed as PowerNI Team for Hallowe’en!

High five for airlines at Belfast International Airport

High five for airlines at Belfast International Airport

United, Jet2.com and Topflight at Belfast International Airport are flying high after awards win More than 430 VIPs and decision-makers from across the UK and Ireland were at the Slieve Donard Resort and Spa, Newcastle, on Friday, October 18 for the Awards hosted by TV personality Les Dennis It was another night of celebration at […]

Firstource Reports Revenue Growth

Firstource Reports Revenue Growth

Firstsource Solutions, one of Northern Ireland’s largest private sector employers has reported a revenue growth of 10 % to $134 million in its latest financial results for the quarter ending September 2013. The global provider of business process outsourcing services (BPO) currently employs over 30,000 staff globally and 2,365 staff at four contact centres in […]

 IN! Magazine Celebrates Five Years of Growth in Publishing

IN! Magazine Celebrates Five Years of Growth in Publishing

Despite the worldwide decline in consumer magazine sales, Ulster based IN! Magazine is going against the grain, growing year on year and now selling 2000 copies more than its closest competitor each issue, making it Northern Ireland’s top selling monthly glossy after only five years of hitting the shelves. The lifestyle magazine, which turns five […]

Employer Brand: Building your EVP

Employer Brand: Building your EVP

How do your key stakeholders view your Employer Brand, specifically current and perspective employees, and what can be done to promote your business as a great place to work? Having a strong employer brand is crucial for attracting and retaining talent, especially as the market picks up and employees become shrewder with their career decisions. […]

Cleaver Fulton rankin

Cleaver Fulton Rankin boosts Insolvency expertise

Two solicitors, Alan Gibson and Caitriona Flanagan from leading Belfast law firm, Cleaver Fulton Rankin have been awarded their Certificate of Proficiency in Insolvency from the Insolvency Practitioner’s Association (IPA). Both achieved success, Caitriona with a distinction, despite the exam typically being taken by accountants. The IPA’s CPI exam is widely acknowledged as an important […]

Building a foundation for the future - Dr Stephen Farry

Building a foundation for the future – Dr Stephen Farry

by Dr Stephen Farry, Minister for Employment and Learning Higher Education is pivotal in the development of a modern, sustainable, knowledge based economy and is not just for school leavers but increasingly, Higher Education has become popular with those already in the workplace. My Department actively encourages upskilling and reskilling and the Foundation degree route […]

Google-Analytics in Northern Ireland

The Untapped Potential in Google Analytics for SMEs in Northern Ireland

Google Analytics is a reporting tool that allows your business to view detailed statistics about who the people coming to their Website are and what they do when they get there. This information is very powerful as you try to figure how successful your online marketing efforts are. Although Google Analytics was installed on your […]

Women in Business NI attracts new partners

Women in Business NI attracts new partners

Women in Business NI has attracted new partners that will be associated with the fastest growing membership organisation of its kind for the next two years.  The latest partners to associate themselves with Women in Business NI are The Equality Commission and New York Stock Exchange Euronext. Roseann Kelly, Chief Executive of Women in Business […]

Be More Productive with your Smartphone

Be More Productive with your Smartphone

Time waits for no man and, as the rat race continues to speed up, we are all trying to squeeze as much productive time from our day as possible. It seems that the 40 hour week is no longer enough for the successful businessman and an increasing amount of us are using whatever free time […]