Category Archives: Business and Finance

The changing legal times

In discussion with agendaNi, Arthur Cox’s Alan Taylor and Peter Curran survey the changing legal services environment, including the rising demand for specialisation and commercial knowledge. Please describe your current roles. AT:...

Lindsay Fergus

Lindsay Fergus is the business editor of the Belfast Telegraph. She has been a journalist for 15 years and has worked for newspapers including the Mourne Observer, News Letter, Sunday People, Daily...

Better evaluation

Angela Hodkinson, who leads Deloitte’s policy evaluation team, talks about how effective evaluation can strengthen policy-making and the need to make sure this task is more than just an ‘add-on’. The ‘standard’...

Brendan Clarke

Brendan Clarke is Chief Executive of Open College Network Northern Ireland. In a changing time for the learning sector, he tells agendaNi about his plans for the charity. Please describe your current...

Best laid plans

Businesses can take their emergency plans for granted until trouble hits. agendaNi finds out what makes for better preparation from the Continuity Forum’s Russell Price. The adage common sense is not so...

Continued investment?

Gary McDonald looks at how Northern Ireland could capitalise further on investment from the US and India. Either side of the millennium, Northern Ireland indisputably punched above its weight in terms of...