Ministers urged to address ownership of Lough Foyle

first_img Ministers urged to address ownership of Lough Foyle AudioHomepage BannerNews WhatsApp Previous articleThe Score – 24/09/20Next article5,000 Donegal jobs on the line over new restrictions News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Harps come back to win in Waterford Pinterest Google+ Pinterest By News Highland – September 25, 2020 Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction WhatsAppcenter_img The Minister of Foreign Affairs has been urged to engage robustly with the British Government on the ownership of Lough Foyle.Jurisdiction over the Lough has long been disputed and Donegal Deputy Padraig MacLochlainn has appealed now to Minister Simon Coveney and Minister Charlie McConalogue to urgently draw up joint legislation to give powers to agencies to regulate aquaculture on the Lough.Deputy MacLochlainn told the Dail that Brexit hurtling down the tracks is another issue that needs immediate action to protect the fishing communities of Donegal:Audio Player Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Facebook News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Twitter Google+ Facebook DL Debate – 24/05/21 Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty last_img read more

Making technology part of your marketing budget

first_img 34SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr In our recent survey of credit union marketers, a constantly repeated theme was that a lack of IT resources is preventing marketing teams across the country from fully implementing their digital marketing strategies. Close to two-thirds of respondents indicated that internal IT challenges were a barrier to achieving some of their marketing goals.The takeaway here is that IT is viewed by many as Mordac: the preventer of information services. Is this fair? And more importantly why, in this day and age, does any department view IT as a barrier?To be fair, when asked why they weren’t using a marketing automation system, for example, only 15% cited IT as the primary barrier, with most ranking time, budget and marketing reasons as more serious obstacles. Still, the fact that IT is viewed as a barrier at all, rather than an asset, brings me to the logical conclusion that it’s time for these team to make technology a part of their credit union marketing budget.Any self-respecting credit union CIO would agree that employing the right marketing technology will improve marketing teams’ ability to efficiently attract new customers, and increase the credit union’s visibility. It’s widely accepted that the most successful marketers leverage technology to get a higher ROI, reduce staffing costs and just generally improve results. continue reading »last_img read more