Archives: 2014

All aboard in Kildare

Elizabeth Urell, Guidance Counsellor in Kildare Town CS talks about her role in The Schools’ Business Partnership and the benefits it brings to her, the students and all involved. Photo (L-R): Liz Urell, guidance Counsellor Kildare Town Community School, Deirdre Shanahan, HR Director, Kildave Village Outlet, Maureen Bergin, Retail Director, Kildare Village Outlet. Picture taken


Welcome to our new ezine – still called LINKS!

We spent some time seeking feedback from some schools and companies, the outcome of which is this new look e-zine! We would welcome your views on its design, content and ease of reading. Since December we have set up some great new partnerships:Â Friends First with St. Laurence College, Loughlinstown; Sea Fisheries Authority of Ireland


Consumers’attitudes towards brands’ CSR

Recent research from Carat considered consumers’attitudes to brand’s corporate social responsibility efforts. Brands that support charities can see increased loyalty among existing customers and has some impact on brand switching . 61% of respondents said they felt all companies should support charitable causes. At Business in the Community we can see a clear shift in how


RTÉ support for Dress for Success Dublin

This year RTÉ supported Dress for Success Dublin in their annual awareness and donation campaign. Over and above donations from RTÉ Wardrobe Department, and from RTÉ staff, RTÉ also created a short film and series of clips featuring some of the female professionals who work for RTÉ (both on air and behind the scenes) explaining