UK performance coach briefs Cork Retail and Hospitalty staff in #CustomerService #PepTalk

UK performance coach briefs Cork Retail and Hospitalty staff in #CustomerService #PepTalk

7 November 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork retail and hospitality professionals attend inspirational training session with top UK performance coach in drive to make Cork a city of excellent customer service Almost 400 frontline staff from retail and hospitality businesses across Cork city attended an inspirational, motivational and educational customer service training session in […]

Polish Community to celebrate Polish heritage day in City Hall this Friday

Polish Community to celebrate Polish heritage day in City Hall this Friday

7 November 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie This Friday, 8th November, Polish charity Together-Razem Centre, with the support of Cork City Council’s Social Inclusion Unit and the Embassy of Poland in Dublin, are holding their second annual Polish Day to mark the Anniversary of Polish Independence. The free event “All Together for Independence” will kick […]

CORK DOCKLANDS: Details unveiled of Planned Skyscraper on Sextant Pub/Careys Tools site

CORK DOCKLANDS: Details unveiled of Planned Skyscraper on Sextant Pub/Careys Tools site

6 November 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie JCD Group today have confirmed it has formally lodged its planning application with An Bord Pleanála to construct a large-scale residential “build to rent” scheme in Cork’s docklands in response to the severe shortage of quality rental accommodation in the City. The development, if approved, will be a […]

Cork University Hospital is busy, very busy #Statement

Cork University Hospital is busy, very busy #Statement

6 November 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork University Hospital (CUH) has issued a statement this evening stating their facility has been exceptionally busy in recent weeks. “Due to this increased level of activity and subsequent admissions, it is regrettable that some patients may experience a delay in the ED. The increase in attendance is […]

Peninsula HR experiences growth following opening of South Mall, Cork office

6 November 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Global employment law consultancy, Peninsula Group is celebrating a “record year of growth after sales in Ireland rocketed” year-on-year by nearly 30 per cent. In recent weeks, a new office opened on the South Mall The office immediately created eight new jobs across advisory, legal, sales and health […]

Enterprise Ireland hosts Cyber Security Summit in Cork

Enterprise Ireland hosts Cyber Security Summit in Cork

5 November 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Enterprise Ireland supported Cyber Security start-up companies participating in 2-day summit with international partners International cyber security experts convene in Cork today to meet with cyber start-ups from across Ireland as part of Enterprise Ireland’s Cyber Security Summit. Delegates and speakers at today’s conference include representatives from globally […]

Does Cork need more Gardai?

Does Cork need more Gardai?

3 November 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Labour Cork City Councillor John Maher has demanded the Garda Commissioner and Minister for Justice to account for news reports today that just two Gardaí were able to patrol the city last March on a Saturday night and clarify when additional resources will be made available to Cork, […]

The Lord Mayor is in China

The Lord Mayor is in China

3 November 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. John Sheehan is leading a delegation from Cork city to visit Shanghai (Cork’s Sister City) at the 2019 China International Import Exposition (CIIE) Sister Cities Cooperation Forum in Shanghai today. The delegation includes representatives from Cork City Council, Cork Chamber and The […]