Colleges pool resources to cut costs

Ireland“Third-level colleges have agreed to pool buying power to save money. As well as joint purchasing deals on everything from electricity to computers, they are also looking to share services in areas such as payroll, and even human resources. Education Minister Batt O’Keeffe has asked for a report before the end of the year, setting out progress and key targets in cutting costs and producing efficiencies …” (more)

[John Walshe, Independent, October 8]

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