Notes from the CEO – Duncan Edwards June 2018

CEO’S Message : June 2018 For those of us with a professional or personal obsession with the minutiae of trade policy negotiations, April was another interesting month. In the UK, with the terms of the separation agreement broadly done, attention has turned increasingly to the details of the future customs relationship between the UK and the…

Notes from the CEO – Duncan Edwards May 2018

CEO’S Message : May 2018 For those of us with a professional or personal obsession with the minutiae of trade policy negotiations, April was another interesting month. In the UK, with the terms of the separation agreement broadly done, attention has turned increasingly to the details of the future customs relationship between the UK and the…

[CORE THOUGHTS] Valent Communications – Everything You Need to Know About Employee Engagement in 971 Words

Angus McCallum Founder, Valent Communications It’s official – as the Bureau of Labor Statistics just reported, unemployment is at record lows across the economy.  That’s the good news.  The bad news – and it’s no news to employers – is that companies are finding it harder than ever before to fill vacant positions and keep the…

[CORE THOUGHTS] Osborne Clarke – The Rise of PropTech and the Adoption of Technology in the Real Estate Sector

Tim Rezendes International Expansion & Business Development Manager, USA, Osborne Clarke The growing digital economy, shifting demands of tenants and the convergence of technology within the real estate sector will have significant implications in the coming years for all companies who occupy commercial real estate, technology companies, real estate developers, operators and investors.  Some of the…

Invest Northern Ireland: Tech culture propels FDI growth in Northern Ireland

Steve Harper Executive Director, International Business, Invest Northern Ireland Tech culture propels FDI growth in Northern Ireland The harnessing of industry, academia and government in building solution-focused ecosystems, allows Northern Ireland to offer inward investors a unique proposition especially in technology sectors. When BT announced the opening of the new £28.6 million BT Ireland Innovation…