Shyness is Nice
Professor Bernardo Carducci has made it his life's work to study shyness. He is the Director of the Shyness Research Institute at Indiana University. He joins us to discuss how shyness can impact on our working lives. But first, Liam Geraghty has been searching out some stories of shyness.
The Workplace for Women in 2014
This week, there were some positive figures released relating to female directors in companies, but the question of equality in the workplace is still a hot topic. To discuss the issues, we're joined by Louise Campbell, MD of Robert Walters Recruitment, management consultant Orlaith Carmody, and Sandra Hart from BNI.
The role of Irish women in the labour movement, both here and abroad, is very rarely discussed. However, this evening as part of International Women's Day, one of these influential women, Rosie Hackett, will be recognised at an event in Liberty Hall. Labour historian Francis Devine joins us to discuss other great Irish female figures who fought for workers' rights.