Award-winning Cork businesswoman is on 'sweet street'
Janine Kennedy
For years, Claire Keane operated a successful Irish baked goods business in the United States. Now, she is back home and winning awards and hearts with her sweet product line, writes Janine Kennedy.
3 January 2024 Features
Burren smokehouse co-founder on finding her place
Recently celebrating a milestone birthday, which also saw her celebrate 35 years in Ireland, Birgitta Hedin-Curtin is a woman who is gearing up in life and business, as Dee Laffan discovered.
6 December 2023 Features
Petals and Paper: artist turns trash to treasure
Shirley Mcloughney has always loved art, but she didn't realise it could have a positive environmental impact - until she created her business, Petals and Paper, writes Janine Kennedy.
'I don’t use any water in my soap at all, I use a full milk replacement'
Cow’s milk is the key ingredient to the success of Bó Bar Soap, writes Dee Laffan.
25 October 2023 Features
Women & Agriculture: a life in harmony
Sing Along Social founder Aoife McElwain has a lot of strings to her bow – writer, life coach and DJ to name a few. Here Dee Laffan chats with the singing sensation about finding balance in her life.
11 October 2023 News
Agri careers: GRASS ceiling narrowing research on parental leave
The EU-funded project, ‘GRASS Ceiling’ had their first annual meeting and showcase event in Brussels last month, Co-Ordinator Sally Shortall gives an update on the programme, writes Sarah McIntosh.
4 October 2023 Education