Trend Spotting: The Profit Margin

What are the forces driving our future that have a far reaching impact on business?

This week we’ll be talking to Dr Kevin Curran from Ulster University, about some of the emerging trends that are likely to become tidal waves washing over large swathes of business.

Often the most successful firms and entrepreneurs set the trends themselves.In studio we’ll be speaking to Catherine O’Neill, the boss of Amelio Ltd. She set up the company at 23. Three years later she’s employing 50 people.

Plus there’s been a flurry of deal-making in Northern Ireland recently. Why and what does it say about our wider economy? Giving us his insight is Craig Holmes from HNH Group; they’ve played a part in some of the big, recent acquisitions.

The Profit Margin