Jayne Taggart, Chief Executive of Causeway Enterprise Agency, conference speaker Arlene Foster MLA and Dr Karise Hutchinson, Provost of Ulster University’s Coleraine campus at the launch of Lead 2 Grow: Leading Change for Success.

Local businesses should take advantage of the unknown

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Ulster University and Causeway Enterprise Agency have recruited Europe’s leading futurist to help local businesses take advantage of the uncertain and fast-changing business and political landscape. The keynote speaker at September’s Lead 2 Grow conference, Patrick Dixon, claims that businesses with unrealised growth should be working to understand the unknown and turn uncertainty into an advantage. Dixon, who was recognised …

Up in smoke?

Alastair Luke Blog

MCE’s head of public affairs, Arlene O’Connor comments on the fallout from the now infamous RHI scandal at Stormont.  This piece was originally intended as a ‘lookahead’ for Northern Ireland, however 2017 has already delivered a searing political crisis that has plunged our institutions into uncertainty and means we face a premature Assembly election here less than a year after the …