Month: July 2018

Pitches welcome

Decision welcomes pitches for editorial features for our forthcoming issues. We are particularly interested in management features in the areas of HR, strategy and leadership from specialist authors. Please send proposals to

/ July 18, 2018

Get Private Jet smart

If you like to travel to business meetings in style but can’t justify the budget to buy or charter a private jet, check out one of the services that offers spare seats on private jets around the globe, writes Yvonne...

/ July 16, 2018

Humans plus machines is the future of AI

The key to understanding the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is to see it as a way of transforming business processes, and leading organisations around the world have grasped this concept and are benefitting consequently. That’s the conclusion of a...

/ July 14, 2018

Docklands made easy

YVONNE GORDON looks at the best places to meet, eat and stay for executives doing business in the London Docklands. Where to meet The huge ExCel exhibitions and conventions centre on Royal Victoria Dock (, between London City Airport and...

/ July 12, 2018

Motivate yourself

Motivate yourself by Andro Donovan Capstone, €14.99 Whatever stage of life you are at, this highly practical book is designed to help you motivate yourself and find a higher purpose. The book offers readers strategies and tools to improve productivity and...

/ July 10, 2018

Preventing personal obsolescence

Stretch How to future proof yourself for tomorrow’s workplace by Katie Willyard Wiley, €24.99 Living longer and having more careers than any previous generation is the lot of those of working age today. The prospects of obsolescence, however, looms large...

/ July 8, 2018

Confident coding

Confident coding by Rob Percival Wiley, €19.99 Knowledge of coding is now considered a hugely advantageous skill for those looking to develop their careers or entrepreneurial activities and this book provides a very useful primer. For the self-employed, the ability to...

/ July 7, 2018

The new smoking

Is sitting the new smoking? It’s a question that’s been increasingly asked with the HSE amongst others launching a public health campaign on the topic and it is one that has potentially significant consequences for organisations. Shane O’Mara, Professor of...

/ July 6, 2018

Platform strategy

Platform strategy by Laure Claire Reillier and Benoit Reiller Routledge, €34.99 Platform strategy translates the complex management and economic models behind commercial platforms such as Uber, Airbnb, Etsy and eBay into a practical guide for business. The authors cover the nature of...

/ July 5, 2018

Sleep disorders

Feeling sluggish at your desk? One of the simple reasons could be lack of sleep. Studies have suggested that around half the population are not getting enough shut eye and the implications for organisations and the health of individuals are...

/ July 4, 2018