Investing in our People – Justine Keohane

What prompted you to choose this course? Through my current role in McKesson, I have had some great experience working within a shared services environment. I wanted to build on this as shared services are becoming more and more popular for multi-national companies both within Ireland and abroad.   What value did you find the…

American Chamber of Commerce (US-Ireland Business Conference 2019)

They say a change is as good as a break! A morning in UCC attending the American Chamber of Commerce Southern Conference in UCC was an opportunity for me to learn more about AmCham and the work they do. Joined by my colleagues Graham Baitson, Austin McCann, Lorraine Conachey and Patrick Scannell along with 200…

Shine A Light Sleep-Out 2019

In keeping with the commitment of the McKesson Cork Business Solutions Leadership team, I gladly volunteered to partake in the Shine a Light Night – Sleep-out on Spike Island on October 2019 to support Focus Ireland.   Focus Ireland Fundraising Focus Ireland believes that everyone has a right to a place they can call home.…

McKesson Global HR Excellence Award 2019

Recognising true talent within an organisation is important. Each year McKesson do this by asking its Leaders to nominate employees for their outstanding contributions in different categories. One of these awards is the HR Impact award. Over 130 nominations were received and 16 winners were chosen, however on the night we were delighted to hear…

Technology Ireland Industry Awards 2019

The 27th Technology Ireland Industry Awards took place on Friday 22nd November 2019. These awards celebrate those companies who have achieved exceptional success, developed innovative technologies and partnerships and achieved significant sales results over the past year. This annual flagship event has gained an exceptional reputation as one of the most coveted Award ceremonies within…

Volunteering At Its Best

Ballincollig retained it’s Gold Medal Status on Monday 30th September at the Helix in Dublin when the results of the SuperValu National Tidy Towns Competition were announced. This is the town’s eight gold and the Ballincollig Tidy Towns are thrilled.   Ballincollig also won the County Award and was the winner of Category G. Their…