The Business

The Business

Saturday 10 - 11am

The Business Saturday 30 June 2018

The Business

The Business

A weekly look at the world of business and personal finance with Richard Curran

Profile: Mary McKenna - Tour America

Profile: Mary McKenna - Tour America

Richard is joined by Mary McKenna, founder & MD of Tour America, a company that has survived Nine-Eleven, the Icelandic ash cloud & an earth-shaking recession & yet has never failed to profit.

Rediscovery Centre

Rediscovery Centre

Underneath the candy-striped chimney of one of Ballymun's most iconic buildings is a community business dedicated to getting more out of the things we throw away. The Rediscovery Centre refurbishes & recycles everything from furniture to fashion, bicyles to paint, all of which are then sold in the centre's eco store. Sinéad Egan reports.

Max Benjamin

Max Benjamin

Ten years ago Wickow brothers, David & Mark van Den Bergh developed the Max Benjamin brand of candles out of a craft candle enterprise their sister Orla founded in the late 1990s. Their scented candles & diffusers are now sold around the world in 45 different countries. David & Mark join Richard in studio this morning.

Wrestling - Liam Geraghty

Wrestling - Liam Geraghty

For wrestling fans, the 80s are often referred to as the "Golden Age" as the expansion of cable televison & pay per-view, coupled with the efforts of promoters brought wrestling to a wider audience. Our reporter Liam Geraghty has been looking at the growing wrestling scene in Ireland.

Personal Brand - Louise Campbell

Personal Brand - Louise Campbell

On Monday morning at work, have a scan around your office, are you surrounded by Scrum ninjas, Digital prophets & Directors of Better, do you have a an equally evocative job title that makes you & your job sound cool? The fact is that modern job title arms race has accelerated in recent years. Louise Campbell of Robert Walters Recruitment Agency joins Richard in studio.

Music Played on the Show

How Much Is That Doggy In The Window

How Much Is That Doggy In The Window

Cathy Davey

0:17

Wally On The Run

Wally On The Run

Steve Martin

0:19

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Presenter: Richard Curran

Producer: Sinéad Egan                      

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