Kilrush, Co. Clare – West Clare, on the Wild Atlantic Way to be exact – was the beautiful backdrop to a talk I gave during the week. The dynamic Kilrush Town Team volunteer group invited Yours Truly to be a guest contributor, along with David Fitzsimons, Founder and CEO of Retail Excellence. at ttheir launch…

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Chuck Yeager broke the sound barrier in 1947, the first human to do so, heralding in an age of supersonic flight, not to mention adding to the body of knowledge aiding space travel and space exploration. A momentous achievement no doubt. And a scary one to boot. No one knew what would happen. How could…

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I find myself conflicted as I sit down to write this weeks “Coffee with Colm” installment on this Easter weekend, which also marks the 21st Anniversary of the signing of the Good Friday Agreement. That agreement, hard won through many difficult conversations, ushered in a period of relative peace to the north of our island…

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Seriously, when was the last time? I remember waving at a train when we lived in Celbridge in Co. Kildare and that was almost a quarter century ago! And before that? No idea. I was driving through Limerick city during the week heading to the Carambola office mid morning one of the days and I…

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This is part 3 of 3. Recently I had the absolute pleasure of interviewing Dr. Sinead Kane, PhD, BCL, LLM, Lawyer, International Speaker, Blind Adventurer and Consultant (Phew!) over a delicious cup of Bewley’s Coffee in my old alma mater, Bewley’s Café on Grafton St. in Dublin. It was a thoroughly fascinating experience for me…

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