Yearly Archive: 2013

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TPI Christmas Night Out December 2013

Gale force winds and showers didn’t stop me heading to the Christmas party on 14th December my first ever with TPI having just joined the Company in October. I am still very much the...

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Diary of an ‘oldie’ TPI MBA student

It’s that time fun time of year again and no I don’t mean Christmas ..…its end of semester Exam time!! The fact that we had completed numerous projects and assignments for each module on...

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3D Future Printing

TPI’s latest bit of technology was the introduction of a 3D printer, as TPI are always striving to be innovative and come up with new and exciting products our MD Colin thought the 3D...

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Current Climate

I don’t know enough about Ecomonics from the little I did in School to be sure of anything but from reading Jim Power’s piece on the Daily Business Post it seems like we might...

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The One Stop Shop

One of Europe’s largest Outdoor Exhibitions and Agricultural Trade Shows is the National Ploughing Championships which took place from September 24th to 26th September at Ratheniska, Co. Laois. The Championships attracts on average 1,300...

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Newbie

I began interning in the Marketing and sales department in TPI at the beginning of September this year. I am studying for a Marketing Degree and chose to pursue TPI for my internship because...

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Year 2 on the MBA

Time sure is moving fast!!! This time last year I was mid- term of my first semester Year 1 on the Executive MBA at the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business. Only two...

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GOAL Jersey Day

As part of GOAL Jersey Day on Friday, October 11, TPI hosted the Sam Maguire cup and held a meet and greet with Dublins very own Alan Brogan and Michael Dara McAuley. A Big...

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Lies, damned lies and statistics!

Lets face it, as far as the economy is concerned things have been bleak…….. wet, cold, miserable and bleak! We have all heard it a million times over, and over and over on the...

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Holidays…Prawns and FSDUs

I always look at upcoming summer holidays through different eyes. One- the excitement and fun of what lies ahead and 2 with dread at the thoughts of preparing for them -at home with all...

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Decorating a kids bedroom

Back in the 1970’s all the kids I knew had a similar bedroom to me. White paint or fussy paper on the walls with heavily patterned curtains. These days things have changed dramatically. As...