Ireland’s Technology Sector: A Global Hub of Innovation and Opportunity

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Ireland’s Technology Sector: A Global Hub of Innovation and Opportunity By Bruce Stanley, Tax Partner at HLB Ireland   Ireland’s technology sector has rapidly evolved into one of the most vibrant and dynamic ecosystems globally, positioning itself as a premier destination for innovation, investment, and talent. For international stakeholders considering expansion, investment, or collaboration, Ireland presents an unparalleled opportunity, grounded … Read More

Tips for CV Preparation ahead of Graduate Application

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Tips for CV Preparation Ahead of Graduate Application . Crafting the Perfect CV for Your Accounting Graduate Application at HLB Ireland Applying for an accounting graduate position with HLB Ireland is an exciting opportunity for recent accounting or business graduates. Your CV is pivotal in securing your spot in this highly competitive field. It’s the first impression that you make, … Read More

Cyber Security Vigilance Via Employee Training

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Cultivating Cyber Security Vigilance: Building Resilience Through Employee Training In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, the safeguarding of sensitive information and data has become a paramount concern for businesses across the globe. Irish businesses are no exception, as they navigate the intricate world of Cyber Security threats. As the adage goes, “A chain is only as strong as its weakest … Read More

Cyber Security Priority for Business Purchase

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Prioritising Cyber Security When Buying a Business 4 Reasons to Understand Technology Risks When considering the purchase of a business, it is essential to conduct a comprehensive assessment of potential risks. In today’s digital age, technology risks, particularly cyber threats, have become increasingly significant. Therefore, prioritising Cyber Security as part of the due diligence process is crucial to gain a … Read More

Necessary Steps to Take After a Cyber Attack

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What to do if Your Organisation is the Victim of a Cyber Attack The steps you take after a breach can either increase or reduce the impact. Not having a cyber security response plan can lead to you paying much higher costs due to a delayed reaction. IBM Security estimates that the global average cost for a data breach is €4.43 million. But … Read More

Understanding Board Directors Cyber Security Role

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Board Directors –  6 Steps to Understand Cyber Security and your Governance Responsibilities In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, the role of Board Directors in cyber security governance cannot be underestimated. With cyber threat levels on the rise and growing complexities, it is imperative for Board Directors to proactively understand their governance responsibilities and actively engage in cyber security decision-making. … Read More

Veterinary Practice Survey Report 2023

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Veterinary Practice Survey Report 2023 0%of practice owners planning to sell 0%Support proposed new veterinary college 0%want to achieve a better work/life balance 0%plan to hire additional employees This is HLB Ireland’s sixth annual veterinary practice survey. At HLB Ireland, we have carried out an in-depth piece of research in conducting our sixth consecutive annual report on veterinary practices throughout … Read More

Ten Tips for Changing ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) Systems

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Ten Tips for Changing ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) Systems As a manufacturing business grows, there will come a point in time when you need to upgrade your ERP system to improve your reporting capability and insight to enable you to make smarter business decisions. Companies use ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) Systems to manage day-to-day activities such as accounting and compliance, … Read More

Glossary of Payroll Terms

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Glossary of Payroll Terms        A Comprehensive Guide to Essential Payroll Terms Welcome to our guide on essential payroll terms. Whether you’re a business owner, HR professional or payroll manager, this guide is designed to demystify the terminology surrounding payroll processes. Understanding these key terms is crucial for effectively managing employee compensation, tax obligations, and compliance. AEO – Attachment … Read More

Digital games tax credit comes into effect in Ireland

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Digital games tax credit comes into effect in Ireland A digital games tax credit that seeks to boost the sector in Ireland was formally signed into legislation by Government on 21 November. Announced as part of Budget 2022, the digital games tax credit is a refundable corporation tax credit available to video game development companies based and paying taxes in … Read More