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IRDG Research & Innovation Services Manager

IRDG is delighted to announce a new vacancy in our team. Reporting to the Managing Director, this vacancy arises at an exciting time in the organisation and is directly attributable to our business growth.

The purpose of the role is to be an expert resource and provide an excellent service to the IRDG membership in relation to Research & Innovation matters. Full details are available on this link.

Gilly Balmer is available to assist if you have any queries …

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How to achieve success through new growth strategies

All successful companies must eventually answer the same basic question: How do you establish new growth strategies and business opportunities from within your organisation?

Marc Sniukas is a global expert on strategic innovation, corporate entrepreneurship and business transformation who has helped countless businesses pinpoint the answer to this very question. He will be sharing valuable insights at our upcoming “Unleashing the Power of Innovation” conference, but here is a glimpse into what to expect, adapted from his book “The Art of Opportunity”…

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How you innovate determines what innovations you deliver…

Driving innovation is a key job for top management, the CEO and the C-Suite.

The ability to innovate and create value for the business is becoming the defining competitive advantage for companies which want to thrive in a globalized economy.

The days when innovation was the preserve of R&D have gone. Successful companies recognise that innovation is now very much a mainstream activity. It brings together internal teams, your business customers, and a range of different partners from beyond the organisation.…

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Save the date! IRDG Annual Conference

Just a quick note to invite you to save the date for the IRDG Annual Conference 2016. It takes place on Thursday, 27th October at the Helix in Dublin.

This year it’s on the theme of “Unleashing the Power of Innovation”. We have some really exciting Irish and international speakers, and are looking forward to sharing more details shortly.

IRDG member companies will also be welcome to exhibit at this annual gathering of members and the wider CPDCertifiedlogoinnovation …

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