The Business returns to the airwaves this weekend at it's usual time of 10am on Saturday.
In this week's show, hosted byRichard Curran, will look at whether businesses are making any money given the current restrictions.
He's joined by Tommy Collison who will talk about his work with Lambda School, the importance of education for advancement, his family background and growing up with a disability.
Roving reporter Liam Geraghty will be looking at how Covid has shaken the beauty industry to its foundations.
Ireland's most prolific Mills and Boon writer lays bare the lucrative world of romantic novels, while Michael Fry reveals his love of new office chairs, big photocopiers and fresh stationery.
We'll also explore the ripple effect of pandemics on economies in the past.
Catch The Business on your radio 10am Saturday morning, RTE Radio 1 or on the Radio Player here