Safe Sex

We’re sure you’re well used to listening to the adults in your life telling you how to keep yourself safe. When you were a kid, for example, you needed guidance on how to cross a road safely. That’s fair enough, as you’d be fairly screwed if you were left to do it yourself. It could […]

Digital Business Ireland partners with Olive Group

Ireland’s dedicated eBusiness representative body, Digital Business Ireland, has today announced that it has joined forces with leading digital platform for online learning and training, Olive Group. Olive Group’s portfolio of online learning tools covers a range of key courses of importance to DBI members which will now be available at a discounted rate. These […]

Here’s why you need to add “online courses” to your CV!

E-learning and online courses are gaining great importance nowadays because of the current COVID scenario. Everyone is trying to update their knowledge level, and skill sets during the lockdown. Online learning is revolutionizing the way we  build our careers. It is affordable, accessible, and we can choose the content that suits our requirements. We all […]

Online training: The best way to train your staff during this pandemic

There’s no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic is taking a terrible toll on global economies. But as locked-down companies do their best to get by, it’s creating an opportunity to think again about how we use technology.  Most businesses have now shifted their staff training online since this is hassle-free, cost-effective and helps them monitor […]

Olive Group rolls out new online training platform

Irish-founded educational technology group Olive has launched a new online training platform that it expects will add an extra €8 million to company revenues by year-end 2022. The company, founded by entrepreneur Brendan Kavanagh in 2006, has invested €5 million in My Virtual Tutor, which allows for remote staff learning, upskilling and regulatory compliance. Olive Group has gone live with […]

The Importance of having trained staff at Nursing Homes

Eldercare has become a hot topic nowadays as the increase in ageing population has caused concerns across the globe. Over the last 30-40 years, Nursing homes have changed from an alternative form of accommodation in later life to a place for those with the highest support needs towards the end of life. According to the […]

Bringing down the premium on doing business in Ireland

The cost of doing business in Ireland is on the rise as organisations – regardless of industry – battle soaring insurance costs. As firms face relentless hikes on their premiums year-on-year, it is a catastrophe for our small to medium-sized enterprises and is deterring entrepreneurism. This issue was highlighted last year when the Oireachtas Business […]

Making education accessible to everyone

Education has the power to change the world. When everyone is given the chance to develop their skills, society benefits. We increase the diversity of viewpoints and solve problems better – together. Last year, I travelled to London to watch Lisa* receive her law degree. Having been trafficked as a young woman, Lisa used e-learning […]

How we built this amazing Virtual Reality platform for an Oil and Gas client

Virtual reality is supposedly revolutionising the business world. But maybe you’re like one of the many professionals who are thinking…”REALLY???” So, I thought it would be best to show you a brilliant example of how one of our clients,Tokheim, is using VR to create virtual worlds where their customers can not only design bespoke fuel […]

The Importance of Induction Training

First days are always tough no matter what the occupation. We can all remember the sleepless night-before, the nerve wrecking thoughts. We as people are not favourable to change and starting something new is always daunting. However, the transition into a job for your new employees can be made easier with online induction training. Some […]