Over the course of 2017, the Reperio team actively raised £1,000 for our team member John James Baird. JJ has taken up the challenge to run in the London Marathon in April and donate all fundraising to CLIC Sargent. It hasn’t been an easy run (excuse the pun) for John James over the last few years. We will let him tell you his story (warning, if you are squeamish, stop here).
What is Project Management? As defined by the Project Management Institute Inc, Project Management is "the application of knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to a broad range of activities in order to meet the requirements of a particular project." 
According to a new study from the IMD World Talent Ranking*, Ireland places at 14th out of 63 economies worldwide for developing, attracting and retaining talent ranking above both the US and UK. The USA was in 16th place with the survey authors warning it risks losing some of its global competitiveness if it does not increase investment in public education. Meanwhile, the UK was down one spot to 21st place.