The Experience in the Room with Susan O’Dwyer

Our Experience in the Room series continues with Susan O’Dwyer, Chief Executive at Make-A-Wish Foundation Ireland. She shares with us how the IMI journey has influenced her career and organisation so far. Susan has completed two IMI Diplomas – Management and Strategy and Innovation.  Career Background I have Read More…

Top 7 Tips For Handling Stress

  Stress can make or break you. It is now better understood than ever before and people can learn to deal with it.   Life is stressful and self awareness is needed now more than ever. To be alive is Read More…

Getting value from information: as easy as riding a bike?

The cyclist in the peloton uses a speedometer to judge instantaneous speed, average speed for the journey, distance travelled and various other parameters to help manage performance. Good performance might be to arrive at the right destination, within an allotted Read More…

Are YOU managing you?

  Copyright: www.salary.com Now that the economy is improving, businesses are feeling under a lot of pressure to perform with less resources. There’s a fear of taking on too many people in case things dis-improve again.  And those we do take Read More…

A Higher State of Learning

Education isn’t just about exams and assignments. Sometimes learning about yourself can be the challenge, as David Beausang, Head of Sales and Marketing at CoreHR, found out on the IMI Senior Executive Programme.  What is your career background? I’m delighted Read More…

Can you spot a good vs. bad manager?

Tony Bourke is a facilitator and consultant who specialises in management development training, executive coaching and workplace dispute mediation. He has worked  worldwide in senior management positions in multinational companies such as Conoco (UK), ICL, Wang and Unisys. Tony is IMI associate faculty at IMI Read More…

Get started with visual thinking…

Dr. David Sammon is a lecturer of Information Systems at University College Cork. David has published extensively in international journals. He is an Associate Editor of the Journal of Decision Systems and co-author of the book: Enterprise Resource Planning Era: Lessons Learned Read More…

People: their capabilities, behaviours and beliefs

Olive Fives is an innovative and successful organisational development consultant with experience in a wide variety of public, private and third sector organisations in Ireland, Europe and India. She delivers the module HR Management in the IMI Diploma in Management.  Read More…

Monkey see… monkey do!

Andrew McLaughlin is programme director of the IMI Diploma in Organisational Behaviour and the IMI Diploma in Executive Coaching.  He is an experienced executive coach who has worked with national and multi-national companies including Revenue Commissioners, Departments of Industry and Commerce and Read More…