A weekly look at the world of business and personal finance with Richard Curran. Listen live Saturday at 10am on RTÉ Radio 1.
The Morning After The Night Before
14:18Last night the nightclubs returned with bells on. Ronan McGreavy of the Irish Times, Shane Barr of Dodge Nightclub, Stevie Grainger, aka DJ Stevie G.. and in Dublin, Ian Redmond, owner of ‘Tramline’ nightclub. We also hear from clubbers who enjoyed a night on the town in Limerick last night where they spoke to our reporter, Siofra Mulqueen.
From Farming to Fashion Houses
19:09Tommy Kelly, founder of EShop World, has made millions from retail. From farmers marts to fashion houses, his business story is an unusual one. He joins us now.
The Future of Retail?
5:27Tesco is taking after retail conglomerate Amazon by opening their first store without cashiers. Is this the future for retail? Siofra Mulqueen finds out more.
3:50This weekend saw the launch of The Science Gallery's latest exhibition - Bias : Built This Way, a showcase exploring how bias moves from humans to machines. We are joined by Julia Kaganskiy, the curator of the exhibition.
Poetry’s Real Currency
6:57In the week that two of Ireland's most celebrated poets, Máire Mhac an tSaoi and Brendan Kennelly, passed away, Stephen James Smith fills us in on the working lives of young poets today.
More Remote Working
6:49The Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Ronan Gylnn, has urged everyone who can work from home, to continue to do so. But do people want to continue to work remotely? We are joined by Robert MacGoilla Phádraig of Sigmar Recruitment to look at this issue.
18:05Peter Stringer is a legend of Irish rugby. Three years ago he moved away from the scrum and next week he is launching his fitness business, BODYPLAN. He joins us from Cork.
Life After Retirement
5:21More and more retirees say they need to work to keep money coming in. Siofra Mulqueen spoke to retirees starting again.
Michael Collins as a Finance Man
7:15In the week of the budget, let's look at Ireland’s most famous Minister for Finance, Michael Collins. Patrick O’Sullivan Greene, author of Crowdfunding the Revolution, joins us to discuss the revolutionary leader and his financial feats.
8:44Blocked ports and a lack of containers are leading to cargo chaos across the world. Just how bad is the situation? Siobhán O’Connell of Business Plus Magazine & Graham Parker, VP of Digital Freight Sales at Kontainers.com join us now.