The Business

The Business

Saturday 10 - 11am

The Business Saturday 27 January 2018

The Business

The Business

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

News From Davos

Joe Brennan was at the Swiss ski resort of Davos this week to cover the World Economic Forum. He gives us an insight into the messages, moods and personalities that featured during the week, including the surprise decision for Trump to deliver yesterday's closing address.

Port West

Harry Hughes is CEO of Port West, a family business in the North West which comprises the Port West work-wear which he took over in the 70's and now includes the Hotel Westport and The Westport House and Estate. Harry also finds time to author several history books.

Poetry Ireland

Sinéad Egan headed to Number 11 Parnell Square East in the heart of Dublin's Northside. The building has an interesting past and it's hoped an interesting future to come. Poetry Ireland has a grand plan to transform this Georgian townhouse into the Poetry Ireland Centre.

Saying 'NO'

Sometimes negotiating the line between being diligent and being a doormat can be difficult. Professor Aidan Moran of the UCD School of Psychology gives us a lesson in the importance of saying 'No' as a key life skill.

Autism Friendly Businesses

Normal day to day experiences such as grocery shopping can present huge sensory related challenges for those on the Autistic spectrum and their families. Liam Geraghty has been looking into how some businesses are becoming autism friendly by making some very simple changes.

Music Played on the Show

Alone At A Drive-In Movie

Alone At A Drive-In Movie

Ricky Paull Goldin

0:28

Que Sera Sera (Whatever Will Be)

Que Sera Sera (Whatever Will Be)

Sly & The Family Stone

0:31

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Presenter: Richard Curran

Producer: Sinéad Egan                      

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