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Deirdre O'Flynn
Works at SpellCheck.ie
Attended St Mary's High School, Midleton, Co Cork
Lives in Co Wicklow, Ireland
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The end of the year is fast approaching, but there’s still time to close out the year with a bang! Here are 12 items that should be on any independent consultant’s year-end checklist: Financial 1. Make business purchases now – One of the top tips any accountant will give you is to “accelerate expenses.” Translated, …
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If you love language, then you must read Niall Williams - you just have to!
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Social media engagement is one of the main metrics specialists and marketers turn to, to define the impact of social media marketing on their brands.
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Here's a great crime novelist - Jane Casey - if you're looking for books for Xmas.
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New instalment in DI Kelly series out from Irish-born crime novelist. Set in the UK - interesting. Has potential. 
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Journalist and Editor
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news writing, feature writing, editing, sub-editing, proofreading, online journalism, social media, training
Employment
  • SpellCheck.ie
    Journalist, present
    Freelance journalist: ie.linkedin.com/in/deirdreoflynn1/
  • People Newspapers, Echo Newspapers, Woman's Day (Aus), Irish Echo (Aus), Smurfit Publications
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Co Wicklow, Ireland
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Co Cork, Ireland - Cork, Dublin, London, Sydney, Gorey, Co Wexford
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Introduction
Deirdre O'Flynn runs SpellCheck.ie and has almost 20 years' experience as a freelance journalist, contributing features to national publications in Ireland.
She has over 13 years’ experience as an editorial and design consultant, working with business and community & voluntary sector clients.
She has edited two novels for private authors and three theses for submission to Masters programmes.
 
Deirdre is also an experienced editor of reports, an accomplished copywriter of website content, and an in-demand trainer in communications, public relations and social media.
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  • St Mary's High School, Midleton, Co Cork
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Top 7 Excuses Marketers Make to NOT Build Their List

The most influential types of content
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South East Radio | Gorey Chamber
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10 ways you know you’re in rural Ireland
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All this talk of ploughing got us thinking about how unique rural Ireland is

GAA tourism trail next? | Rural Matters
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A new tourism trail called the ‘GAA Way’, which capitalises on the historical significance and success of the organisation, has been propose

Home | Rural Matters
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Welcome to the news blog of journalist Deirdre O'Flynn. Living in rural Ireland, it can be difficult to be heard in the mainstream media, wh

Should Brands Abandon Facebook?
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An article discussing whether brands should abandon Facebook.

Why we need feminism: women deserve respect
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4 Secrets to Building Brand Presence | LinkedIn
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I recently met with a capable executive who is passionate about his work and good at it. The problem is he pursues so many initiatives that

Opinion: ‘There’s a quiet revolution in Irish education’ says David Puttnam
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We’re watching a massively disruptive evolution impacting every sphere of education, possibly for the first time in 100 years, writes David

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Millionaire Quiz FREE
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The taxi app, Hailo, is now live in 20 new towns and cities: Waterford, Sligo, Kilkenny, Carlow, Athlone, Naas, Greystones, Navan, Drogheda,

Sister business nominated for Gorey Chamber award | Rural Matters
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Hey, we're delighted our sister business, SpellCheck. ie, has been nominated in the AIB North Wexford Business Awards focusing on small busi

Editorial: We are all obliged to assist our rural communities - Independ...
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Irish Water under pressure | Rural Matters
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Irish Water will again come under pressure this week over the stable supply of water to the Leinster region. Labour Senator Denis Landy inte

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