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#Back to Work

# back-to-work - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Open thread: How are you coping with being back to work?
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Open thread: How are you coping with being back to work?

Dec 29th 2015, 9:30 AM 12,408 Views 50 Comments

It’s back to reality for many today. You doing okay?

# back-to-work - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Lone parent with a child over 7? The government wants you to get working
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Lone parent with a child over 7? The government wants you to get working

Jul 2nd 2015, 6:02 AM 21,685 Views 44 Comments

Tánaiste Joan Burton said if parents can’t get extra hours, the department will be able to help.

# back-to-work - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Mary Lou and Joan just had ANOTHER showdown in the Dáil
# Lone Parents
# Lone Parents

Mary Lou and Joan just had ANOTHER showdown in the Dáil

Jun 30th 2015, 8:39 PM 26,142 Views 89 Comments

McDonald accused Burton of being “anti-women”, who in turn said Sinn Féin has no serious policies.

# back-to-work - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Paul Galvin texted Kerry players that he'll have 'no airs and graces' upon his return
# Back To Work
From The42
# Back To Work

Paul Galvin texted Kerry players that he'll have 'no airs and graces' upon his return

Mar 4th 2015, 6:23 PM 9,633 Views 4 Comments

Kerry attacker Stephen O’Brien on how they heard of Galvin’s comeback.

# back-to-work - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

The JobBridge €50 top-up won't be increased, here's why
# Not This Time
# Not This Time

The JobBridge €50 top-up won't be increased, here's why

Feb 25th 2015, 5:05 PM 39,974 Views 114 Comments

The National Youth Council of Ireland thinks “significant reform” of the internship scheme is needed.

# back-to-work - Saturday 21 February, 2015

'If it wasn't for JobBridge, I'd still be on benefits'
# Good And Bad Reviews
# Good And Bad Reviews

'If it wasn't for JobBridge, I'd still be on benefits'

Feb 21st 2015, 8:15 PM 35,168 Views 102 Comments

Almost four years on from the launch of the internship scheme, we’ve been asking participants about their experiences…

# back-to-work - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Sinn Féin is launching an alternative to JobBridge ... with some American inspiration
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Sinn Féin is launching an alternative to JobBridge ... with some American inspiration

Feb 19th 2015, 6:20 AM 17,248 Views 144 Comments

The party thinks too many employers abuse the current system.

# back-to-work - Friday 6 February, 2015

Cash boost for businesses who help young people get back to work
# Kerry
# Kerry

Cash boost for businesses who help young people get back to work

Feb 6th 2015, 5:51 PM 9,346 Views 16 Comments

Joan Burton said businesses and jobseekers can avail of financial supports under two new initiatives.

# back-to-work - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

These bleak tube posters are exactly what you don't want to see going back to work
# Bullsh*t Jobs
From The Daily Edge
# Bullsh*t Jobs

These bleak tube posters are exactly what you don't want to see going back to work

Jan 6th 2015, 8:10 AM 4,063 Views 0 Comments

Well happy new year to you too.

# back-to-work - Monday 5 January, 2015

Open thread: How are you coping with the first day back to work?
# Monday Blues
# Monday Blues

Open thread: How are you coping with the first day back to work?

Jan 5th 2015, 3:28 PM 11,537 Views 30 Comments

Just a couple more hours and you’re home free…

The 10 horrific stages of being 'back to work'
# Back To Work
From The Daily Edge
# Back To Work

The 10 horrific stages of being 'back to work'

Jan 5th 2015, 1:06 PM 32,093 Views 46 Comments

We’re all in this together.

# back-to-work - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Fewer people are doing JobBridge internships than expected
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Fewer people are doing JobBridge internships than expected

Dec 27th 2014, 7:30 AM 9,525 Views 42 Comments

Have you done one?

# back-to-work - Monday 15 September, 2014

Joan Burton: Vote Sinn Féin in and we might as well give the country back to the Troika
# Shinnernomics
# Shinnernomics

Joan Burton: Vote Sinn Féin in and we might as well give the country back to the Troika

Sep 15th 2014, 10:36 PM 21,462 Views 229 Comments

The Tánaiste has criticised Gerry Adams and his party this morning.

# back-to-work - Monday 16 June, 2014

# back-to-work - Monday 9 June, 2014

Burton wants to phase out "shelters" that help millionaires avoid tax
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Burton wants to phase out "shelters" that help millionaires avoid tax

Jun 9th 2014, 9:36 PM 9,717 Views 71 Comments

The Labour Minister said that this must be accompanied by a “strong safety net” to protect people.

# back-to-work - Friday 21 February, 2014

Dole cut for long-term unemployed who refuse to work in local authorities
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Dole cut for long-term unemployed who refuse to work in local authorities

Feb 21st 2014, 9:30 PM 62,594 Views 330 Comments

The INOU said participants need to be matched appropriately to suitable positions.

# back-to-work - Monday 10 February, 2014

McDowell finds plenty of positives after his father-son weekend at Pebble Beach
# Back To Work
From The42
# Back To Work

McDowell finds plenty of positives after his father-son weekend at Pebble Beach

Feb 10th 2014, 12:49 PM 2,117 Views 0 Comments

McDowell reflects on “dream come true” after playing the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am with dad Kenny.

# back-to-work - Monday 6 January, 2014

We just want to cheer you up this morning...
# Monday Monday
From The Daily Edge
# Monday Monday

We just want to cheer you up this morning...

Jan 6th 2014, 7:36 AM 4,457 Views 2 Comments

… so here are a few LOLs.

# back-to-work - Sunday 5 January, 2014

13 things that are giving you the worst Sunday night fear EVER
# Theresa Lowe
From The Daily Edge
# Theresa Lowe

13 things that are giving you the worst Sunday night fear EVER

Jan 5th 2014, 8:15 PM 71,313 Views 79 Comments

EVER!

# back-to-work - Thursday 2 January, 2014

The 9 stages of going back to work after Christmas
# Despair
From The Daily Edge
# Despair

The 9 stages of going back to work after Christmas

Jan 2nd 2014, 12:10 PM 14,534 Views 1 Comment

Work is hell.

# back-to-work - Thursday 17 October, 2013

US employees ordered to return to work today as shut down ends
# Open For Business
# Open For Business

US employees ordered to return to work today as shut down ends

Oct 17th 2013, 8:48 AM 4,173 Views 29 Comments

President Barack Obama signed the measure which will raise the debt ceiling and reopen the federal government late last night.

# back-to-work - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Over 1,200 employers and 2,400 jobseekers register for JobsPlus scheme
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Over 1,200 employers and 2,400 jobseekers register for JobsPlus scheme

Oct 10th 2013, 10:29 AM 9,090 Views 43 Comments

The new initiative that rewards employers for taking on the long term unemployed was launched during the summer.

# back-to-work - Monday 12 August, 2013

Here's why builders in Ireland shouldn't ever slack off
# Toilet Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Toilet Humour

Here's why builders in Ireland shouldn't ever slack off

Aug 12th 2013, 8:53 AM 3,040 Views 1 Comment

He’s taking the piss, surely?

# back-to-work - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Welfare confirms late payments have been made
# Social Welfare
# Social Welfare

Welfare confirms late payments have been made

Jul 17th 2013, 9:54 AM 6,562 Views 34 Comments

The Department of Social Protection says that the payments to 32,700 customers have been processed by electronic transfer.

# back-to-work - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Social welfare payments delayed by one day, affecting 32,700 people
# Error
# Error

Social welfare payments delayed by one day, affecting 32,700 people

Jul 16th 2013, 9:14 PM 29,847 Views 139 Comments

The Department of Social Protection has blamed a “once off processing issue” for the delay with some payments today. They will be paid tomorrow.

# back-to-work - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Flights return to normal as air traffic controllers in France call off strike
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Flights return to normal as air traffic controllers in France call off strike

Jun 13th 2013, 8:55 AM 4,200 Views 8 Comments

Off on your holidays today? The good news is Aer Lingus and Ryanair are operating their full schedule today, but there could still be some delays.

# back-to-work - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Column: Social clauses should be in all state contracts to help people get back to work
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Social clauses should be in all state contracts to help people get back to work

Mar 2nd 2013, 7:00 PM 289 Views 28 Comments

The announcement that 400 of new Irish Water jobs are to be set aside for graduates, the unemployed and small businesses is welcome – but we should be doing this for all our large scale projects by including social inclusion clauses, writes John Lyons.

# back-to-work - Monday 7 January, 2013

Is it your first Monday back? We're here to help
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

Is it your first Monday back? We're here to help

Jan 7th 2013, 11:41 AM 7,534 Views 9 Comments

Here are 9 things to help cheer you up this morning…

Hillary Clinton returns to work, to meet with American ambassador to Ireland
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Hillary Clinton returns to work, to meet with American ambassador to Ireland

Jan 7th 2013, 10:27 AM 3,481 Views 3 Comments

Following a series of health problems including a blood clot in her head, the US Secretary of State has a full schedule this week ahead of her departure later this month.

# back-to-work - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

9 things that would make your first day back at work more bearable
# Somebody Help Us
From The Daily Edge
# Somebody Help Us

9 things that would make your first day back at work more bearable

Jan 2nd 2013, 11:50 AM 14,844 Views 23 Comments

Includes the sexiest massage chair of all time.

# back-to-work - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Pro12 Cheat Sheet: Your guide to this weekend’s rugby action
# Back To Work
From The42
# Back To Work

Pro12 Cheat Sheet: Your guide to this weekend’s rugby action

Dec 1st 2012, 8:57 AM 792 Views 0 Comments

It’s the last round of league games before the Heineken Cup clicks back into gear.

# back-to-work - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Sharp rise in numbers taking part in back-to-work schemes
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Sharp rise in numbers taking part in back-to-work schemes

Oct 4th 2012, 5:09 PM 5,185 Views 34 Comments

More than 57,000 people are now taking part in the various schemes for long-term unemployed.

# back-to-work - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

"Silly season is over": Enda and Eamon get back to work
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

"Silly season is over": Enda and Eamon get back to work

Sep 4th 2012, 12:20 PM 4,131 Views 51 Comments

The Taoiseach and Tánaiste said it is time now for the Government to get down to “real work”.

# back-to-work - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

'Positivity is here in this room, people getting up and starting again'
# Employment
# Employment

'Positivity is here in this room, people getting up and starting again'

Aug 14th 2012, 8:30 PM 6,913 Views 18 Comments

Attending today’s Springboard Roadshow in Dublin, TheJournal.ie’s Christina Finn asks job seekers why returning to education is their only option.

# back-to-work - Monday 14 May, 2012

All Blacks: World Champions name squad for Ireland tests
# Back To Work
From The42
# Back To Work

All Blacks: World Champions name squad for Ireland tests

May 14th 2012, 9:05 AM 1,437 Views 4 Comments

21-year-old Luke Whitelock was the only surprise inclusion when Steve Hansen named his first 35-man New Zealand squad.

# back-to-work - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Lagarde cites Ireland as role model in back-to-work policies
# IMF
# IMF

Lagarde cites Ireland as role model in back-to-work policies

Apr 12th 2012, 8:43 PM 6,913 Views 47 Comments

The IMF managing director said other countries should follow Ireland’s example by targeting training and providing incentives.

# back-to-work - Monday 27 February, 2012

JobBridge has provided 5,000 internships since its launch - Taoiseach
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

JobBridge has provided 5,000 internships since its launch - Taoiseach

Feb 27th 2012, 8:15 AM 2,332 Views 58 Comments

The government’s National Internship Scheme, launched last June, aims to give workplace experience to people on the live register.

# back-to-work - Friday 17 February, 2012

Villas-Boas' job safe for now as Hiddink joins Anzhi
# Back To Work
From The42
# Back To Work

Villas-Boas' job safe for now as Hiddink joins Anzhi

Feb 17th 2012, 5:06 PM 225 Views 0 Comments

The Dutchman has agreed to take the reigns of Russia’s wealthiest club on an 18-month contract.

# back-to-work - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

Back to work blues? Tomorrow will be busiest day for holiday bookings
# Christmas Hangover
# Christmas Hangover

Back to work blues? Tomorrow will be busiest day for holiday bookings

Dec 28th 2011, 11:34 AM 3,408 Views 6 Comments

Enough of the turkey and ham leftovers, it’s time for a holiday…

# back-to-work - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

How to boost job prospects for the unemployed? The ESRI thinks it has the answers
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

How to boost job prospects for the unemployed? The ESRI thinks it has the answers

Nov 9th 2011, 9:32 AM 1,542 Views 29 Comments

New research suggests training in how to conduct job searches and schemes which subsidise employers to take on workers are most likely to be successful.