15 July

Ireland's survival post-Brexit depends on cost, tax and talent

Ireland’s ability to navigate the choppy waters of change following the UK’s dramatic Brexit from the EU will depend on three things: keeping the 12.5pc corporate tax, keeping costs low and the ability to recruit from a pool of 500m people. PricewaterhouseCoopers’ 2016 CEO Pulse Survey of Irish CEOs found that, aside from Brexit, key concerns include a lack of availability of key skills, which is at…

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15 July

Niantic to make Pokemon Go an advertiser's paradise

The team behind Pokémon Go, the augmented reality (AR) game that has broken all app records, has revealed it plans to open up the game to advertisers allowing for ‘sponsored locations’ within the game. The world has gone Pokémon Go mad. Even though the app is yet to officially hit app stores in many countries, it has already broken nearly every record imaginable. Since its launch, we’ve…

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15 July

The ozone layer is healing, and it could be intact again by 2050

We may have spent decades getting ourselves into the mess that is the depletion of the ozone layer, but now new research suggests it’s on the healing path thanks to our concerted effort to reduce harmful gases. It has been almost 30 years since nations around the world signed the Montreal Protocol to ban the use of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) from products like aerosols and refrigerators to…

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15 July

Dublin Horse Show

Date: Wednesday 20 July, 2016 through Sunday 24 July, 2016 . Time: Times Vary Location: RDS DUBLIN Category: Sports The 143rd Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show takes place in July 2016 and it's one of Ireland's biggest annual sporting and social events which attracts over 100,000 visitors both domestic and foreign. From live music and family entertainment, fashion events, a shopping village, restaurants, bars and snack…

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15 July

RIVERDANCE

Date: Tuesday 14 June, 2016 through Sunday 4 September, 2016 . Time: Times Vary Location: South King Street Category: Theatre / Dance Riverdance is heading home to Dublin this summer for a limited run at the Gaiety Theatre, from 14 June to 4th September. For over 20 years, nothing has carried the energy, the sensuality and the spectacle of Riverdance. The worldwide phenomenon which is Riverdance…

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15 July

Wild Air Run

Date: Friday 22 July, 2016 through Sunday 24 July, 2016 . Time: Times Vary Location: Malahide Castle Category: Sports Wild Air Run Venue: Malahide Castle All ages (7+) and fitness levels can enjoy the Wild Air Run, Ireland’s first inflatable 5k course. The course is made up of 10 larger-than-life obstacles which you can battle your way through however you like. There’s no time limit, so…

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15 July

Sales & Marketing Executive - 4* Hotel

My client requires a Sales & Marketing Executive for their 4* property in Kildare Responsibilities include: To maximise revenue and profitability from all market segments. Manage and co-ordinate sales enquiries, sales plans, databases, reports and site inspections. Identify key competitors and carry out regular competitor analysis. Achieve pre-set goals and targets including tele-calls and sales calls as agreed with the General Manager and Resort Directors. Plan…

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15 July

IT Support Specialist

Principal Responsibilities To provide second level help desk support as required. This includes troubleshooting Help Desk calls and escalating, where necessary, to the appropriate support teams. To support the Desktop, Printer and Video Conference infrastructure within the organisation. To assist with the delivery of infrastructure projects. Monitor and resolve the Incident and Service Request queues with an adherence to SLAs. Ensure that resources are available for…

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15 July

Project Coordinator

The Organisation Aisling Project Ltd manages five Aisling Project centres across Ballymun. The Projects are an after school service for children and young people aged from 7-15yrs. Aisling Project aims to prevent early school leaving, support the community as a whole and improve school retention by running after-school intervention projects for children and young people from the Ballymun area. The Role We wish to recruit: Project…

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13 July

Google's AI is learning how to save your life

AlphaGo's uncanny success at the game of Go was taken by many as a death knell for the dominance of the human intellect, but Google researcher David Silver doesn't see it that way. Instead, he sees a world of potential benefits. This 11 outlet heavy duty 3020 Joules surge protector from APC provides the highest level of power... As one of the lead architects behind Google…

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