Tag Archives: Dublin Institute of Technology

“In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.” Coco Chanel

Last Friday I received the results of my Masters in Journalism from NUI Galway.  I was a nervous wreck opening the envelope. I knew I had not failed BUT I was not convinced I had achieved the high standards I always set … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Signs from Galway the recession blues maybe clearing?

Our economic fortune tellers and our political gurus have informed us that the RECESSION is over. The question is do the Irish public believe them?  Sure they have never got it wrong in the past? As someone  involved in Irish retail I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mastering mum

It has been a very long, very tough academic year.  My return to full-time education last year was one of the biggest career decisions I think I have ever made. I completed my undergraduate, a BSc. Management, in DIT in 1994. I … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2014 – The year of the reunions

Yes the twenty year anniversaries are rolling around and this September I will have two college reunions to attend.  The first, The Diploma in Marketing Practise reunion, which will take place on September 5th some place in Galway.  Details of … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

An Investment I made almost 20 years ago still paying off today.

! Me accepting my scholarship for the Masters  in Journalism from Deputy President and Registrar at NUI, Galway, Prof. Nollaig MacCongaille. I would like to express my sincere thanks to NUIG for awarding me the scholarship towards my tuition fees … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment