BOI to explain reasons for mass branch closures today

first_img FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Pinterest AudioHomepage BannerNews News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Harps come back to win in Waterford WhatsApp Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Twitter Google+ Previous articleNumber of Covid-19 deaths in nursing homes passes 2,000Next articleHalf of Irish restaurants face permanent closure due to Covid News Highland Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction DL Debate – 24/05/21 center_img By News Highland – March 23, 2021 Google+ WhatsApp Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR BOI to explain reasons for mass branch closures today Bank of Ireland will today deny it’s using reduced footfall during the pandemic as an excuse to close branches.It will appear before the Oireachtas finance committee to explain why it’s shutting 103 branches across the island in September.Five branches in Donegal are set to go as part of the move.The bank will say footfall at these outlets has dropped by 60 per cent since 2017.It will say there’s an ‘inescapable tipping point’ – with people switching to online banking.Sinn Féin’s finance spokesperson and Donegal Deputy Pearse Doherty, is dismissing the comments.Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/pearse7am.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Pinterest Facebook Twitterlast_img read more

NextGen Know-How: Why great leaders invest in themselves

first_imgI just returned from five days at the National Speakers Association conference in Denver, Colorado, where I had the opportunity to learn from the best speakers in the world about how they grow their businesses and stay relevant. These sessions were invaluable—hearing what worked, what didn’t and the different approaches speakers take in working with clients and making an impact. I took copious notes, which sparked many ideas I hadn’t thought of before.This conference is one of several professional development sessions I attend each year to develop myself as a professional and business owner. In fact, every year I increase the amount of money I allocate for professional development. I have seen a direct connection between my personal and business growth and the amount I invest in myself.Most of us didn’t receive any management training before—or even after—we were promoted to a leadership role. Most professional jobs—a chef, a pilot, a lawyer, a doctor or even your local barista—require some kind of training or certification. Leadership is the exception, but this is a disservice to the individual, their employees and the organization overall. We need to invest in our managers and executives to teach them modern leadership skills that bring out the best in employees and build exceptional organizational cultures. continue reading » 1SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more