Taking Care Of Business with Ronan Berry

Taking Care of Business is a live hour-long show focusing on the business and current affairs stories affecting how you do business.

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Episodes

  • Episode 21

    Wednesday, 29 May 2024

    46 minutes

    Student social entrepreneurs; local food market 10 years in business; opportunities for Irish companies in the ArabWorld and the demise of the job for life.

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  • Episode 20

    Wednesday, 22 May 2024

    45 minutes

    Taking Care of Business witrh Ronan Berry

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  • Episode 19

    Wednesday, 15 May 2024

    46 minutes

    Remembering a giant of midlands business; Turas Nua assisting thousands to return to work; Guaranteed Irish celebrating 50 years and a new cash boost for small business.

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  • Episode 18

    Wednesday, 8 May 2024

    48 minutes

    Supplying meals to 700 schools daily; customer service remains king for local skin and beauty business; giving questions to job candidates before interviews and, developing data centres in the midlands.

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  • Episode 17

    Wednesday, 1 May 2024

    45 minutes

    Taking Care of Business witrh David Hollywood

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  • Episode 16

    Wednesday, 24 April 2024

    45 minutes

    Hospitality businesses facing a crisis; growth of food delivery service; digital awards for local projects and is there a possibility of having an adaptive ski centre in the midlands?

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  • Episode 15

    Wednesday, 17 April 2024

    47 minutes

    Patent referendum postponed; a midland fertility clinic; zero emissions concrete trucks and funding opportunities for tourism businesses.

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  • Episode 14

    Wednesday, 10 April 2024

    45 minutes

    For Tues 9th April - impact of wet weather on farm businesses; accessing the increased cost of business grant, The Wealth Summit 2024 and remembering the late Paddy Dunican of Kilbeggan Races.

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  • Episode 13

    Thursday, 4 April 2024

    45 minutes

    Ronan talks hemp with Helen Bracken from Offaly’s Fox Covert Farm, Derarca Dennis Assurance Partner and Sustainability Services Lead at EY Ireland is on the show & CEO Laois Chamber Alliance Jackie Carroll

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  • Episode 12

    Wednesday, 27 March 2024

    44 minutes

    Will Simon Harris deliver on his promise to SME's; call for hospitality and tourism companies to avail of Just Transition funding; leadership succession planning and the 2024 Midlands 103 Customer Service Awards launch.

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  • Episode 11

    Wednesday, 20 March 2024

    44 minutes

    Campaign to save small businesses; green incubator programme; fuel retailers must show equivalent electrical cost and smart parcel locker service raises major funds.

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  • Episode 10

    Wednesday, 13 March 2024

    46 minutes

    Future entrepreneurs; the newest car brand in the midlands and two companies scaling new heights.

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  • Episode 9

    Wednesday, 6 March 2024

    44 minutes

    How to turn down a Dragon; new CEO has ambitious plans for Chamber; cross border collaboration between TUS Athlone and Lough Tec and some highlights in Enterprise Week 2024.

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  • Episode 8

    Wednesday, 28 February 2024

    45 minutes

    Midlands as a region for the future; overcoming camera shyness; work permits to fill skills shortages and, a new series of events from Athlone Chamber.

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  • Episode 7

    Wednesday, 21 February 2024

    44 minutes

    Midlands site for national demonstration centre; a new audiology business; major award for STEAM initiative for introducing kids to cobots and coding and, a callout for men to be advocates for taking parental leave.

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  • Episode 6

    Thursday, 15 February 2024

    45 minutes

    Just Transition funding supports for SME's; marking Chinese New Year, a new midlands hub for tech enthusiasts and are care free midlands towns a reality?

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  • Episode 5

    Wednesday, 7 February 2024

    46 minutes

    Changes to tax debt warehousing; an award winning local toy store, a new athletic recovery business and recruiting trends for 2024.

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  • Episode 6

    Tuesday, 6 February 2024

    46 minutes

    Taking Care of Business for with Ronan Berry

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  • Episode 4

    Wednesday, 31 January 2024

    43 minutes

    Midlands advanced manufacturing inspiring school students; attracting girls into STEM careers and how TUS Athlone is set to become Ireland’s most connected 5G campus.

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  • Episode 3

    Wednesday, 24 January 2024

    45 minutes

    The harsh reality of rising costs on local businesses; driving high performance in organisations and recruiting trends for 2024.

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  • Episode 2

    Thursday, 18 January 2024

    45 minutes

    Continued job creation by midlands LEO clients; cracking the code for enhanced operational efficiency; record numbers taking up apprenticeships and Just Transition funding for tourism businesses.

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  • Episode 1 - 2024

    Wednesday, 10 January 2024

    45 minutes

    Remembering a giant of renewable energy; a young midlands entrepreneur continuing to scale new heights and the government sponsored BAck to Business programme for returning emigrants seeking to start a business.

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  • Episode 51

    Wednesday, 20 December 2023

    45 minutes

    The final episode of Taking Care of Business for 2023 with Ronan Berry

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  • Episode 50

    Wednesday, 13 December 2023

    43 minutes

    A school project promoting local business; recycling Christmas lights to support a local charity; tech advancements in security and, an All-Star winning childcare facility.

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  • Episode 49

    Wednesday, 6 December 2023

    45 minutes

    European award for local VR firm; locally sourced real trees for Christmas; the locals behind a massive local Christmas market and, opportunities for regional development with Ciran Mullolly.

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  • Episode 48

    Wednesday, 29 November 2023

    45 minutes

    Architectural awards; an 8th generation family business; innovative football boots for kids and, the latte levy!

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  • Episode 47

    Wednesday, 22 November 2023

    43 minutes

    Sustainability champions; privacy leadership; managing Black Friday and the Bord na Mona Graduate Programme.

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  • Episode 46

    Wednesday, 15 November 2023

    46 minutes

    National award for Laois gift store; young entrepreneurs stocking Dunnes Stores for Christmas; is remote or hybrid working really more productive and an increase in firms taking out bad debt insurance.

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  • Episode 45

    Wednesday, 8 November 2023

    45 minutes

    Kamron Clarke steps in this week to discuss pay raises, rising costs and business closures, minimum wage violations, Hospitality Awards highlights, and Bord Na Móna's Accelerate Green program applications.

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  • Episode 44

    Wednesday, 1 November 2023

    45 minutes

    Using AI to power digital marketing; sustainability reporting; reducing plastic waste and a new bill speeding up property sales.

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