The “Low Life” of Jeffrey Bernard

Rose-tinted Jeffrey Bernard My landlady says that I commute between high life and low life and looking back on last Saturday at Ascot I suppose she has a point. Looking back on the whole vast mess of the past five years she most definitely has a point. But a couple of...

The Art of Negotiation

Eight ingredients for a great negotiation Jan 25, 2018 Published by Chartered Accountants Ireland The thought of negotiation can sometimes intimidate or overwhelm even the most confident of people. However, the best way to overcome this is going into the negotiation...

Point-to-Point Dark Horses November 2017

Week 5: Autumn point-to-point season  05/11/2017 Tinahely (yielding)  4yo maiden:  The other horse to catch the eye here – as mentioned above – was the Aidan Fitzgerald-trained Shetland Bus (by Sholokhov) who was the undoubted hard luck story of the race as he...

13 essential elements for a productive AGM

Pre-planning is key to an AGM’s success, and maintaining a checklist from the outset can be beneficial for everyone involved. Published by Chartered Accountants Ireland The Annual General Meeting (AGM) is an important event in any company’s yearly calendar. An...

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