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Our EPIC programme announces that it has assisted over 2,600 people from 101 countries to find employment or enter further education and training

BITCI News - Sep 27, 2016

  Business in the Community Ireland’s EPIC programme announces that it has assisted over 2,600 people from 101 countries to find employment or enter further education and training EPIC stands for Employment for People from Immigrant Communities A number of companies including CPL, BT and Enterprise Rent a Car provide free training David Stanton T.D.,


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New Employer Information Disability Service

BITCI News - Aug 25, 2016

Would you like to know more about the range of supports and funding available when recruiting or retaining an employee with a disability? The new Employer Disability Information service is an initiative led by employer bodies Chambers Ireland, Ibec and ISME and is a free resource for employers.


Sustainability

We have published our 2015 Sustainability Report  

BITCI News - Aug 25, 2016

We are delighted to launch our 2015 Sustainability Report ‘in accordance’ with GRI’s G4 Sustainability Reporting Guidelines. Although we are a small organisation, we are committed to reporting our sustainability impacts and achievements to our stakeholders in a way that is relevant for us.


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Cover story on Cork Chambers Magazine

BITCI News - Aug 24, 2016

Our CEO Tina Roche is on the cover of the latest Chamberlink Magazine. This is Cork Chamber’s regular magazine which is distributed to key companies in the Cork region. In her feature interview, Tina discusses the benefits of being a sustainable business, the Sustainable Development Goals and her top business tips.


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Our Excellence Through People Results

BITCI News - Jul 28, 2016

We are delighted to announce that we have achieved a remarkable 94% in the Excellence Through People standard. This is the National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI) certification for HR Management and its focus is to get organisations to look at their people as a key source of competitive advantage. The certification looks at many


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In Conversation with Catherine Duffy, General Manager of Northern Trust in Limerick

BITCI News - Jul 26, 2016

  In this month of our In Conversation with series we are delighted to talk to Catherine Duffy, General Manager of Northern Trust in Limerick Please describe your role and responsibilities and how many years you have been in the company I am the General Manager of Northern Trust in Limerick. On a day to


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Improve the literacy of Ireland’s young children with our Time to Read programme

BITCI News - Jul 25, 2016

Would your company like to be involved in a fantastic programme designed to improve the literacy of Ireland’s young children? Time to Read is a reading programme for children in second class which increases their enjoyment and confidence in reading.


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Chambers Ireland Launches Shortlist for CSR Awards 2016

BITCI News - Jul 13, 2016

Excellence in CSR Practices Can Help Attract Foreign Direct Investment Chambers Ireland announced the shortlist for the 2016 Corporate Social Responsibility Awards. The Awards, now in their thirteenth year, celebrate the positive work done by the business community for the benefit of their employee, the local community and the environment.


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In Conversation with Audrey Nolan Head of CSR at Bank of Ireland

BITCI News - Jun 30, 2016

    In this month of our In Conversation with series we are delighted to talk to Audrey Nolan, Head of CSR at Bank of Ireland   Please describe your role and responsibilities and how many years you have been in the company I am Head of CSR & Reporting, in Bank of Ireland Group


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Intel and University College Dublin sign first ever Partnership to Boost Innovation

BITCI News - Jun 27, 2016

Intel Ireland recently launched a strategic partnership with University College Dublin who are one of Ireland’s leading universities. A memorandum of understanding was signed by the head of Intel’s Irish operations, Eamonn Sinnott, who is the General Manager of Intel Ireland and Vice President of Intel’s Technology Manufacturing Group, and UCD President, Professor Andrew Deeks.