Quite Interesting Numbers from #EUdebate2014

We’re not sure what happened to the rest of Europe, but last night the French and Belgian twitterspheres were positively ebullient with European Election commentary. The focus was on four out of six hopefuls for the next European Commission Presidency. Four hopefuls perhaps better summed up as, “three old men and a young woman” according to Martin…

Young Women in Online Startups: The Takeaways

For Leadarise Dublin’s first panel discussion we invited three young women in online startups to share their experiences with us: Catríona Barry is the co-founding CEO of Trakax.com, which provides consumers with the tools to create original videos. They currently operate products on PC and Android, which are tailored for beginners, allowing them to take…

Four Lessons on Cross-Cultural Communication and Democracy

Today, at the U.S. Mission to the EU in Brussels, a selection of 15 lucky Leadarisers enjoyed an intimate lunchtime discussion on cross-cultural negotiation, dispute resolution and cultural bridge building with leading public diplomacy and international relations expert Akram R. Elias. Leadarise participants represented the public, political, security, hospitality and communications sectors leading to a…