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Night with Day is Brexit bonus for Directors' bash

Published by Sunday Independent, 25th November 2018.

Culture Club -Transforming an organisation with 'The Balanced Why'

Published by, 1st November 2018.

Business leaders believe economic crisis likely in next five years

In the wake of Budget 2019, directors of Irish businesses have signalled a warning to the Government, believing that we are likely to experience another economic crisis in the next five years, according to the most recent IoD Director Sentiment Monitor.

Tony Smurfit provides compelling account of recent Hostile Takeover Bid at IoD Lunch

Addressing an audience of 600 business leaders at the Institute of Directors (IoD) Autumn Lunch in Dublin today, Tony Smurfit, Chief Executive Officer, Smurfit Kappa Group, spoke of the importance of the people you surround yourself with, both in terms of advisors and the substantial role of the company’s directors and Board and the part they played in recent events.

Boards lacking formal culture to sustain future

A report published today by the Institute of Directors (IoD) in Ireland and conducted by Amárach Research, reveals that whilst 59% of boards have increased their focus on culture in the last 5 years, many are failing to treat it with sufficient rigour to sustain the business into the future.