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Breakfast Business with Joe Lynam

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Presented by Newstalk's Business Editor Joe Lynam, this 30-minute programme focuses on the key business stories from home and abroad, market analysis, new business innovations and profile interviews. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Presented by Newstalk's Business Editor Joe Lynam, this 30-minute programme focuses on the key business stories from home and abroad, market analysis, new business innovations and profile interviews. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

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Ireland

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Presented by Newstalk's Business Editor Joe Lynam, this 30-minute programme focuses on the key business stories from home and abroad, market analysis, new business innovations and profile interviews. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

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@BreakfastNT

Language:

English


Episodes

Company formations drop

5/23/2022
The number of companies being set up fell 12pc in the first quarter, compared to the same period last year. So what is going on? To discuss further Gavin spoke to Christine Cullen, Managing Director of Vision-Net. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:06:01

The increased demand for executive education

5/23/2022
The pandemic has seen increased demand for executive education courses as managers seek to learn how to deal with hybrid working, sustainability challenges, and more. Helen Brophy, Director, UCD Smurfit Executive Development spoke to Gavin on the show this morning. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the...

Duration:00:09:39

Some of the business stories in Monday's newspapers

5/23/2022
Gavin McLouglin takes a look at some of the stories in today's business newspapers. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:01:39

How 3D printing can revolutionise the business of dentures

5/20/2022
Irish firm Dentaltech is looking to manufacture custom-made dentures quickly using 3D printing. Bevin Mahon,Managing Director, of Dental Tech spoke to Gavin this morning on the show. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:04:58

Irishman plans China’s largest whiskey distillery

5/20/2022
Irish businessman Stephen Alexander joined Gavin on the show this morning to discuss the Nine Rivers distillery project. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:07:34

Friday's business market news

5/20/2022
A review of this morning’s business pages and the latest market developments with Aidan Donnelly, Davy. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:08:11

Leinster Rugby is entering the Metaverse

5/19/2022
Last October, Facebook became Meta - and since then different global brands have unveiled their vision for the Metaverse, which is a more immersive virtual reality experience, where users can engage in conversations, shop, or enjoy gigs and other live events. Leinster Rugby and their innovation partner Bearing Point showcased their first venture into this new realm yesterday. This included a tour of a virtual Aviva Stadium. Newstalk’s Technology Correspondent, Jess Kelly was there and met...

Duration:00:05:09

No space to build or buy?

5/19/2022
Barely a year after lockdowns eased let alone ended, only 1% of the total available properties for industrial or logistical use, is vacant. It follows an incredible surge in demand for space to make or ship things in Ireland - especially the capital. What does this tell us about our economy? To discuss further Joe spoke to Jarlath Lynn, Director of Industrial and Logistics at Savills Ireland. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download,...

Duration:00:06:24

Thursday business papers and website news

5/19/2022
Business Editor Joe Lynam takes a look through the business stories featured in today's business pages and websites. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:03:27

What is the psychology that makes some adverts work?

5/18/2022
Some adverts are memorable and others totally forgettable. Seán Higgins is the Managing Director of Future Proof Insights. He specialises in the use of Consumer Neuroscience and Neuromarketing where they use various biometric sensors to measure effectiveness using subconscious measures. Seán spoke to Joe on the show this morning to discuss what is the psychology that makes some adverts work? Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download,...

Duration:00:06:59

It’s a big day for hundreds of would-be entrepreneurs today

5/18/2022
It’s a big day for hundreds of would-be entrepreneurs today. It’s the final of the Student Enterprise Awards in which 24,000 young men and women took part. The top 5 businesses in each category have been whittled down and selected to attend the live showcase final where An Tánaiste, Leo Varadkar will announce the winners. One group of students who might well win something this morning is Brid, Eimear and Aine from Co Clare who between them have a wonderful little idea called BEA scrubs. Also...

Duration:00:06:48

A look through Wednesday business websites and newspapers

5/18/2022
Joe Lynam takes a look through some of Wednesday's business newspapers and websites. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:02:39

What are the big trends to watch for in the coming years?

5/17/2022
What are the big trends to watch for in the coming years? Jackie Fagan - President of the Project Management Institute in Ireland joined Joe to look at six megatrends we should watch out for. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Employees had the whip hand – is that changing now?

5/17/2022
Over the past few weeks we’ve spoken a number of times about employees having the whiphand these days as there is such competition for talent out there. But is that starting to change? To discuss further Joe was joined on the show by the key economist with the online recruitment website Indeed - Jack Kennedy. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on...

A look Tuesday's newspapers business stories

5/17/2022
Joe takes a look through Tuesday's business stories in today's newspapers and websites. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:02:47

Are venture capitalist only lending to bigger firms?

5/16/2022
There is good and bad news about how much money venture capitalists are pumping into Irish start-ups and scale ups. The good news, they invested more than ever in the previous quarter. The bad news is that they appear to be investing less in smaller start-ups that arguably need seed capital than before. Nicola McClafferty is with the Irish venture capital association joined Joe on the show this morning. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and...

Duration:00:02:49

Is budget travel back – for now at least?

5/16/2022
Ryanair has just published its results for the past 12 months. The Dublin and London listed giant airline made a LOSS of €355 million. That’s a decent improvement from the loss of more than €1 billion a year ago. Traffic figures are vastly improved from lockdowns a year ago but it is still 35% below pre Covid levels. To discuss the results further Joe spoke to Neil Sorahan CFO of Ryanair. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download,...

Duration:00:11:18

Monday's newspapers and websites business stories

5/16/2022
Business Editor Joe Lynam takes a look through Monday's business websites and newspapers. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:02:39

How has Irish membership of the EU changed from the German perspective?

5/13/2022
It’s exactly 50 years since Ireland voted overwhelmingly to join what was then the EEC and is now the EU. Back then Ireland’s main trading partner was Britain by a country mile. 50 years later and one of its main trading partners is Germany. Joe was joined on the show this morning by German Ambassador to Ireland Cord Meier-Klodt. Listen and subscribe to Breakfast Business on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen...

Duration:00:06:10

Is this the end of cryptocurrencies at a risk hedge?

5/13/2022
you are interested in crypto currencies like bitcoin, then you will have noticed that the market has collapsed in recent days and weeks. From an all-time record high of almost $70,000 last year, BitCoin is now trading at around $27,000. One less well known cryptocoin - the Terra Luna token - fell from a high of $118, last month, to $0.09 on Thursday. Is this the end of cryptocurrencies at a risk hedge? Joining Joe this morning was Gavin Blessing from ICM Capital research which launched its...

Duration:00:06:23