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Watch – Social Marketing; A Behavioural Change Rebel turning 50 (Session 5)

On 24 September the Whitaker Institute was delighted to host Social Marketing; A Behavioural Change Rebel turning 50. Most of us recognise that everyday life today is not the same as it was a few months ago let alone a few years ago what with climate change, the pandemic, social inequalities, digital technologies, global markets and… | Read on »

Watch – Scaling Up Startup Organizations

Centre for Entrepreneurial Growth and Scaling (CEGS) in the Whitaker Institute for Innovation and Societal Change invites you to join a panel conversation on: “Scaling Up Startup Organizations” with Dr. Alicia DeSantola, author of the Harvard Business Review article “Start-ups that last: How to scale your business.” In conversation with Elaine Murphy and Professor Jonathan… | Read on »

RTÉ – Watch: Will Remote Working Change Rural Ireland?

As part of the Galway International Arts Festival, Whitaker Institute member Professor Alma McCarthy participated in the First Thought Talks series of events where she was a panellist on the remote working and rural Ireland event. The event was featured on RTÉ and is available to watch back here. To read more about the Whitaker… | Read on »

Local Authority Times

Whitaker Institute members Dr Gerard Turley and Stephen McNena, of the Performance Management cluster, have written an article for the recent issue of Local Authority Times. The piece looks at the model designed by Dr Turley and Mr McNena for estimating top-up or so called equalisation grants for local councils with inadequate revenue bases. Read the… | Read on »