Category Archives: Business and Finance

Risk and rapid change

Scenario planner Gill Ringland talks about the key risks facing organisations in today’s world and why ideas need to be tested, not just dreamed up. Making robust decisions in uncertain times was...

Recounting the cash

A review of a spending review, as a tight new financial year approaches. Money is on the mind of most MLAs as inevitable budget cuts loom. In draft form, the Executive has...

A corporate review

Tough times ahead for the province mean it is time for politicians to redouble their economic efforts, writes Gary McDonald. The most deep-rooted recession in 60 years may have ended, according to...

Delivering in the downturn

Finance Minister Nigel Dodds explains the Executive’s financial challenges and highlights devolution’s fiscal achievements. As Northern Ireland moves into its third year of devolution it is important that we take stock of...