Try not to be catastrophic, I was advised by a business coach recently, and it was probably the best thing that has been said to me in years. We know how important ‘self awareness’ is, and with a sudden jolt I realized he was completely right. I am not a cup half full person. I am […]
Gavin and Orlaith were joined by a whole host of well-known Irish celebrities at the 12th Annual Celebrity Ward Walk at our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin. Every year around 20 of Ireland’s leading singers, actors and TV personalities join forces for this special visit and this year was no exception. Director of Nursing at OLCHC, […]
We’re nearly there! Another day or two and we’ll all be heading out the door for that well deserved break. Lets hope it’s a good one, to coin a phrase! In the meantime, thanks so much for your business, your friendship, your support – or all three in some cases – over the past year. […]
It was a very special night for Gavin, Orlaith and their family at the 12th Annual Drogheda and District Chamber Business Excellence Awards, held in the City North Hotel. With over 250 local business people in attendance the event was a roaring success with local companies scooping top awards for best customer service, best micro […]
The idea of speaking in public can cause most people to break out into a cold sweat. Luckily that wasn’t the case for the 8 brave speakers who took to the stage at the recent TED X event held in the Droichead Arts Centre. It was the first time this type of event was held […]
Following the result of the UK referendum, Orlaith was invited to act as facilitator and chair for Bord Bia’s BREXIT briefing. Over 180 Irish food and drink exporters attended the session to highlight and discuss their concerns following the shock victory of the leave campaign. The UK is Ireland’s largest market for food and drink […]
Who, me? Discriminate? Of course not. I treat all my colleagues and team equally. I am fair in all things. I welcome people of all backgrounds and cultures at all times. That is indeed the ideal. But without being aware of it, you may be carrying unconscious bias. In fact you are carrying unconscious bias, […]
Gavin Duffy led the applause as 15 staff members were honoured for their long service at the Moorehall Living Staff Recognition night at Bellingham Castle on February 2nd. The night was a chance for Moorehall Living to show its appreciation for the part that the staff plays in the award-wining culture at Moorehall Lodge Drogheda, Ardee, […]
Gavin judged and was speaker at the SCCUL Enterprise Awards Finals in NUI Galway on January 29th. The 2016 SCCUL Enterprise Awards has a prize fund of over €50,000 which will be divided among the overall winner and category winners.
Scoil Ui Mhuiri Dunleer’s TY Trade Fair was officially opened on November 30th by Orlaith Carmody. Mini companies set up by TY students displayed and sold their products. Orlaith was joined by other speakers such as Martin Naughton, founder of Glen Electric. This is a major annual event for both the school and local business community.