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Computing careers and Irish higher education: A labour market anomaly
(IP Publishing Ltd, 2007)
This paper explores the impact of developments in the Irish economy and labour market on computing course development in the Irish Higher Education (HE) sector. Extant computing courses change, or new courses are introduced, ...
Utilising a minority language to develop brand identity: an evaluation of current practice using the Irish language
This article examines current practice in relation to the use of the Irish language for branding within the manufacturing and internationally traded services sector. lt identifies the motivations for the use of a minority ...
The impact of e-commerce on the supply chain B2B in Ireland
The ability to redefine inter-firm relationships and processes, internetenabled and other Business to Business (B2B) mechanisms facilitate the integration and management of inter- or intra-organisational business processes ...
Networking industry and academia: evidence from FUSION projects in Ireland
Graduate development programmes such as FUSION continue to be seen by policymakers, higher education institutions and SMEs as a primary means of strengthening higher education-to-business links and in turn improving the ...
Teaching academic writing skills at Level 9: An evaluation
This study is an evaluation of a level 9 academic writing skills module in the School of Business Studies, Letterkenny IT. A 5 credit writing module was offered to all masters students in support of their dissertations. ...
Using formative assessment to teach academic writing skills at Level 9
To ascertain student perceptions of the usefulness of formative assessment in the teaching and learning of academic writing skills at level 9.
Approaches to small firm marketing: challenges and opportunities
(Cork Institute of Technology, 2009)
This paper explores approaches to marketing by small firms in Ireland. Specifically the research studies the experience of small firms based in Donegal. The objective of this study was to identify the usage levels and ...
The national service indicators within local government: a managers perspective
Overview Public sector organisations face unprecedented pressure to improve service quality while progressively lowering their costs. They are also expected to become more accountable, customer focused and responsive ...
What is the nature and extent of environmental disclosures by listed companies on the Irish Stock Exchange within the Food and Drinks sector
In April 2008, Terence O’Rourke, Managing Partner of KPMG in Ireland spoke at a presentation on Accounting for Sustainability to the Annual Conference of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland (ICAI) and said ...
An investigation into the accounting treatment of goodwill in Ireland
Accounting for goodwill has been a topic of debate for the last century due to the nature of goodwill and difficulties in valuing and presenting it into accounts. Its importance has increased in the last years due to ...