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16/06/2017
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The business benefits of Dublin, Ireland

By Agnes Borowik Boasting favourable costs, a high quality of living and a vibrant tech scene, Dublin is a highly regarded location for foreign direct investment and business development.# A vibrant social and economic hub with deep Viking history, Dublin … Continue reading

28/04/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Diversity…is it good for business, really?

Diversity and inclusion initiatives have gained a lot of traction throughout Ireland’s corporate landscape. But do they add tangible value for organisations? EY’s Olivia McEvoy reports. Although accountants might not be able to bring themselves to agree, it can seem … Continue reading

28/04/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Large businesses planning to move activities out of the UK, Brexit survey reveals

At least one in four large businesses in the UK are considering transferring some activities to elsewhere in the EU as a result of Brexit, according to a poll of finance professionals. The findings come from a survey of members … Continue reading

28/04/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Business performance management: When not to measure

By Dr Chris Ford If you feel that your measurement systems are not resulting in the behaviours your organisation desires, Business performance management: When not to measure, provides some ideas on why this might be the case and what you … Continue reading

17/02/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Ethics as innovation

By Karen Wensley A culture that encourages individuals to look at issues from different angles is likely to attract great people and win awards for creative solutions. I was recently sitting in a boardroom waiting for a meeting to start. … Continue reading

14/10/2016
by GAA Accounting
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Bad for business

By Lora Grady Hiring toxic employees can seriously affect a company’s output and overall success. Here’s how to avoid bringing them on in the first place. Imagine coming to work, ready to face the day with a smile on your … Continue reading