The Business

The Business

Saturday 10 - 11am

The Business Saturday 30 January 2016

The Business

The Business

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

McGinn sisters - Profile

McGinn sisters - Profile

Jennie, Sara & Grace McGinn are three sisters from Naas in Co. Kildare who started a fashion blog called 'What Will I Wear Today?' They join Richard this morning to talk about their online shopping portal, Opsh.com, which was recently named as one of the top 5 fashion apps by Harpers Bazaar Magazine.

Niamh Bushnell - venture capital funding

Niamh Bushnell - venture capital funding

However difficult it may be to raise Venture Capital Funding for a start-up company, the challenges are only exacerbated when you're a woman. Joining RIchard in studio is Niamh Bushnell, Dublin Commissioner for Start-ups.

Peak Stuff

Peak Stuff

In a world fascinated by the Life Changing Magic of Tidying, perhaps our urge to acquire is finally waning? In studio we have Strategic Planner & Social Psychologist Karen Hand & Colm Carey of The Research Centre.

Handwriting - Liam Geraghty

Handwriting - Liam Geraghty

Handwriting is a skill that takes years to acquire & hone but now it seems that the practice of cursive handwriting could be dying out, in fact schools in Finland are phasing-out cursive handwriting classes altogether. Liam Geraghty talks to the people whose professions & businesses depend on the pen!

Business stories around the world

Business stories around the world

Joining Richard in studio is Siobhan O'Connell, Marketing Director of Business Plus Magazine with a round-up of bussiness stories that may have flown under your radar!

Music Played on the Show

The Typewriter

The Typewriter

Leroy Anderson

1:49

Oh, Good Grief

Oh, Good Grief

Vince Guaraldi Trio

0:27

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Presenter: Richard Curran

Producer: Aideen McLoughlin

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