Women benefit and companies profit from gender parity

  According to the UN Global Gender Gap Report, we will reach gender parity in 2095. A shocking statistic but, unfortunately, not unfamiliar to many. In the war for talent, companies must acknowledge that this is an organisational issue rather Read More…

6 Steps to start the creation of high performance cultures

Touching back on my last blog I mentioned that culture needs to become a strategic business priority (like sales, profit, etc.) and not just a HR priority. Source: www.clubsolutionsmagazine.com Leadership teams can start the creation of high performance cultures by implementing Read More…

Why leaders lose their way

Almost half of Irish business leaders would be willing to engage in potentially unethical actions to meet financial targets, according to a recent survey by EY. This startling statistic is consistent with another, perhaps less surprising, finding from a survey Read More…

The Experience in the Room with Gordon Maxwell

Our Experience in the Room series continues with Gordon Maxwell, Engineering Manager at Medtronic and a past participant of the Henley MBA. He highlights his personal and professional development through this MBA at IMI.   Source: www.i-l-m.com What is your career background? Having obtained degrees in Science, Education Read More…

The Experience in the Room – Joanne McLaughlin, Esri Ireland.

Our Experience in the Room series continues with Joanne McLaughlin, Head of Marketing for Esri Ireland and a past participant of the IMI Senior Executive Programme. She shares her story of how instrumental the programme was to her both personally and professionally.   Source:switchandshift.com What is your Read More…

The Experience in the Room – Margot Slattery from Sodexo

Our Experience in the Room series continues with Margot Slattery, Country President for Sodexo in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland and a past participant of the MSc in Management Practice. She shares her story of how instrumental the programme was to her Read More…

CEO Series 2016: Leader of the pack…

Ergo is one of Ireland’s leading IT service providers. In this IMI interview, Ergo CEO John Purdy shares insights into his approach to developing leadership and talent within a fast-changing business. How important is leadership to Ergo’s growth? It’s everything. Read More…