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Intertradeireland Business Monitor Reveals Continued Uncertainty Following Brexit

Widespread nervousness among businesses The latest quarterly InterTradeIreland Business Monitor Report (July – September 2016) paints a mixed economic picture that reflects a widespread nervousness and sense of uncertainty among the business community in Northern Ireland and Ireland. Lowest growth level for three years While 32% of businesses still say […]

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Why Millennials Struggle in the Workplace

The most daunting problem faced by companies nowadays is retention of their workforce – particularly millennials. Millennials are those who are born in 1984 and onwards. We heard it all: “They are so entitled.” “They take everything for granted.” “They expect too much.” It’s very easy to point fingers and […]

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5 Ways to Increase Your Productivity This Winter

Maintaining high levels of productivity is always challenging. However, in cold, gray winters it is often close on impossible. Getting that pressing work completed is not nearly as appealing as curling up under a blanket with a good book or watching the latest blockbuster movie. Two things are for certain, […]

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Winners Announced in All-island Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition

Yedup Ltd and Liopa Ltd, both based in Belfast, are the Northern Ireland regional winners of InterTradeIreland’s Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition, securing €20,000 each.  The firms now go forward to compete with six other regional finalists at the all-island final of the competition, taking place on 23 November. Best New […]

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The AR Revolution Is Here: Are You Ready?

Augmented reality (AR) is the overlaying of digital information onto a user’s real-world, real-time environment. AR has been around for a while but its profile spiked this year with the huge success of Pokémon Go, where gamers use maps linked to their phone’s GPS to find Pokémon and perform tasks. […]

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4 Avoidable Mistakes That Cost Businesses Time And Money

In our day and age, it pays to eliminate organizational inefficiencies. What with foreign competition, and a huge market of global consumers, a successful business knows how to innovate in order to succeed. Following are four key mistakes that the best companies avoid. 1. No Courage Warren Buffett once observed, “Be fearful when […]

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