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Here's what some of Ireland's top bosses always ask in job interviews
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From Business ETC
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Here's what some of Ireland's top bosses always ask in job interviews

Dec 22nd 2018, 1:00 AM 2,401 Views 0 Comments

From tech gurus to ex-Dragons’ Den stars, we got the best questions for finding dream hires.

Black non-Irish people five times more likely to experience discrimination seeking work in Ireland
# Diversity
# Diversity

Black non-Irish people five times more likely to experience discrimination seeking work in Ireland

Dec 18th 2018, 6:20 AM 20,475 Views 67 Comments

This group is also over two and a half times more likely to experience discrimination when in employment when compared to white Irish people.

A no-nonsense guide to rolling out a workplace wellness scheme that works
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A no-nonsense guide to rolling out a workplace wellness scheme that works

Dec 16th 2018, 3:00 PM 918 Views 0 Comments

It’s well known that promoting the well-being of employees is good for business.

What employers can learn from Ikea's recent workforce cull
# Inisights And Opinion
From Business ETC
# Inisights And Opinion

What employers can learn from Ikea's recent workforce cull

Dec 15th 2018, 3:00 PM 1,900 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what you need to know about making staff redundant.

Digitalisation could lead to nearly 50,000 job ‘losses’. Here’s why the government isn't worried
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

Digitalisation could lead to nearly 50,000 job ‘losses’. Here’s why the government isn't worried

Dec 14th 2018, 10:06 AM 817 Views 0 Comments

The adoption of new technology is expected to slow employment growth but will also create opportunities.

After a bumper year for co-working spaces, demand is expected to slow in 2019
# Building And Property
From Business ETC
# Building And Property

After a bumper year for co-working spaces, demand is expected to slow in 2019

Dec 13th 2018, 6:00 PM 1,003 Views 0 Comments

Savills predicts there will be ‘winners and losers’ as competition continues to rise in Dublin.

Digitalisation could lead to nearly 50,000 job ‘losses’. Here’s why the government isn't worried
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Digitalisation could lead to nearly 50,000 job ‘losses’. Here’s why the government isn't worried

Dec 11th 2018, 1:00 AM 993 Views 0 Comments

The adoption of new technology is expected to slow employment growth but will also create opportunities.

Poll: Do you think having an attractive office makes workers more productive?
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From Business ETC
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Poll: Do you think having an attractive office makes workers more productive?

Dec 10th 2018, 1:26 PM 1,009 Views 0 Comments

Many argue that good design stimulates productivity – but not everyone’s a fan of today’s workplaces.

How to avoid HR landmines during the Christmas celebrations
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# Insights And Opinion

How to avoid HR landmines during the Christmas celebrations

Dec 9th 2018, 3:00 PM 1,250 Views 0 Comments

Wild office parties, risqué Secret Santa gifts and hazardous decorations can all spell trouble.

How a well-designed workspace will help you attract (and keep) valuable staff
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From Business ETC
# Insights And Opinion

How a well-designed workspace will help you attract (and keep) valuable staff

Dec 8th 2018, 3:00 PM 694 Views 0 Comments

New research shows that a carefully planned work environment can have long-lasting effects.

‘It’s part of the digital age’: How companies are dealing with online employee reviews
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# Work

‘It’s part of the digital age’: How companies are dealing with online employee reviews

Dec 7th 2018, 9:45 AM 1,509 Views 1 Comment

Glassdoor has attracted reviews from more than 20,000 employees in Ireland.

Poll: Do you believe anonymous online reviews for employers?
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Poll: Do you believe anonymous online reviews for employers?

Dec 3rd 2018, 3:15 PM 590 Views 0 Comments

For some, Glassdoor is a useful hiring platform. But others think it’s open to abuse.

‘It’s part of the digital age’: How companies are dealing with online employee reviews
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‘It’s part of the digital age’: How companies are dealing with online employee reviews

Dec 3rd 2018, 12:00 PM 1,330 Views 0 Comments

Glassdoor has attracted reviews from more than 20,000 employees in Ireland.

Why we should encourage over 55s to choose contract work over retirement
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Why we should encourage over 55s to choose contract work over retirement

Dec 1st 2018, 3:00 PM 954 Views 0 Comments

Senior personnel can offer valuable experience and fill skills gaps.

Ryanair is suing Irish officials over where the airline's staff are taxed
# Tourism And Transport
# Tourism And Transport

Ryanair is suing Irish officials over where the airline's staff are taxed

Nov 29th 2018, 12:10 PM 20,625 Views 16 Comments

The High Court challenge relates to tax laws for Europe-based workers.

Ryanair is suing Irish officials over where the airline's staff are taxed
# Tourism And Transport
From Business ETC
# Tourism And Transport

Ryanair is suing Irish officials over where the airline's staff are taxed

Nov 29th 2018, 1:00 AM 1,395 Views 0 Comments

The High Court challenge relates to tax laws for Europe-based workers.

Hold-ups at Ireland's workplace watchdog are causing business headaches
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Hold-ups at Ireland's workplace watchdog are causing business headaches

Nov 25th 2018, 7:00 AM 8,575 Views 10 Comments

Postponements, absent parties and late submissions are creating logjams.

Hold-ups at Ireland's workplace watchdog are causing business headaches
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# Work

Hold-ups at Ireland's workplace watchdog are causing business headaches

Nov 22nd 2018, 3:09 PM 1,657 Views 1 Comment

Postponements, absent parties and late submissions are creating logjams.

Irish chefs will be asked to be more 'positive' with staff to dispel the Gordon Ramsay image
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Irish chefs will be asked to be more 'positive' with staff to dispel the Gordon Ramsay image

Nov 22nd 2018, 3:08 PM 480 Views 0 Comments

Chef Network is launching a ‘kitchen charter’ as worker shortages continue to rise in the industry.

'A four-day work week could lead to greater productivity and wealth'
# Future Of Work
# Future Of Work

'A four-day work week could lead to greater productivity and wealth'

Nov 22nd 2018, 7:00 AM 23,041 Views 23 Comments

Fewer working hours could benefit both individuals and the economy, Kevin Callinan writes.

Irish chefs will be asked to be more 'positive' with staff to dispel the Gordon Ramsay image
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From Business ETC
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Irish chefs will be asked to be more 'positive' with staff to dispel the Gordon Ramsay image

Nov 20th 2018, 6:00 PM 1,599 Views 0 Comments

Chef Network is launching a ‘kitchen charter’ as worker shortages continue to rise in the industry.

Here's how you can boost staff morale during the dark winter months
# Insights And Opinion
From Business ETC
# Insights And Opinion

Here's how you can boost staff morale during the dark winter months

Nov 18th 2018, 3:00 PM 1,127 Views 0 Comments

It’s vital that employers look after their workers’ mental and physical well-being.

Hold-ups at Ireland's workplace watchdog are causing business headaches
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From Business ETC
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Hold-ups at Ireland's workplace watchdog are causing business headaches

Nov 16th 2018, 1:00 AM 1,229 Views 0 Comments

Postponements, absent parties and late submissions are creating logjams.

Ireland's a post-Brexit paradise for EU staff in the UK - but many are priced out of the move
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Ireland's a post-Brexit paradise for EU staff in the UK - but many are priced out of the move

Nov 15th 2018, 4:12 PM 1,415 Views 0 Comments

The cost of housing is too much for some, while taxes make high-earners think twice.

Ireland's a post-Brexit paradise for EU staff in the UK - but many are priced out of the move
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From Business ETC
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Ireland's a post-Brexit paradise for EU staff in the UK - but many are priced out of the move

Nov 13th 2018, 7:01 PM 1,296 Views 0 Comments

The cost of housing is too much for some, while taxes make high-earners think twice.

'I'm blind and employed - but I'm the minority. Here's how employers can change that'
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From Business ETC
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'I'm blind and employed - but I'm the minority. Here's how employers can change that'

Nov 11th 2018, 3:00 PM 678 Views 0 Comments

It often doesn’t take a lot for companies to mine this largely untapped talent pool.

Here's all you need to know about uncovering - and reporting - gender pay gaps
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From Business ETC
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Here's all you need to know about uncovering - and reporting - gender pay gaps

Nov 10th 2018, 3:00 PM 382 Views 0 Comments

Now is the time for companies to get ready for incoming legislation.

Poll: Would you get junior recruits to coach senior staff?
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Poll: Would you get junior recruits to coach senior staff?

Nov 5th 2018, 2:41 PM 447 Views 0 Comments

Some say ‘reverse mentoring’ builds ‘a more inclusive’ workforce. Others find it patronising.

Takeover on the horizon? Here's how it will impact your staff
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From Business ETC
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Takeover on the horizon? Here's how it will impact your staff

Nov 4th 2018, 3:00 PM 968 Views 0 Comments

Employment law is fairly strict when it comes to mergers and acquisitions.

Here's why you should use younger recruits to coach senior staff
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Here's why you should use younger recruits to coach senior staff

Nov 3rd 2018, 3:00 PM 478 Views 0 Comments

‘Reverse mentoring’ schemes send a clear message that learning is a life-long thing.

Brown Bag Films wants 'less restrictive' foreign worker rules as it struggles to find EU staff
# Employment Law
# Employment Law

Brown Bag Films wants 'less restrictive' foreign worker rules as it struggles to find EU staff

Oct 29th 2018, 11:00 AM 20,169 Views 29 Comments

The Irish animation studio joined other employers in calling for an overhaul of existing permits.

A bus driver sacked for sharing 'shock' pictures of a faulty wheel has won an unfair dismissal claim
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A bus driver sacked for sharing 'shock' pictures of a faulty wheel has won an unfair dismissal claim

Oct 29th 2018, 6:00 AM 38,214 Views 21 Comments

The coach company said the personal Facebook post was a breach of its social media policy.

Here's a lesson in making staff redundant without causing extra stress at a tough time
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From Business ETC
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Here's a lesson in making staff redundant without causing extra stress at a tough time

Oct 28th 2018, 12:00 PM 1,106 Views 0 Comments

A shoe store managed to overturn an unfair dismissal claim in the Labour Court. Here’s how.

Nine years after moving its HQ to Ireland, 'experience gift' giant Smartbox will launch here
# Retail And Services
From Business ETC
# Retail And Services

Nine years after moving its HQ to Ireland, 'experience gift' giant Smartbox will launch here

Oct 28th 2018, 6:00 AM 1,748 Views 0 Comments

The French-founded company has more than 600 staff in Dublin – and it plans to keep expanding.

Brown Bag Films wants 'less restrictive' foreign worker rules as it struggles to find EU staff
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Brown Bag Films wants 'less restrictive' foreign worker rules as it struggles to find EU staff

Oct 25th 2018, 2:32 PM 452 Views 0 Comments

The Irish animation studio joined other employers in calling for an overhaul of existing permits.

A bus driver sacked for sharing 'shock' pictures of a faulty wheel has won an unfair dismissal claim
# Work
# Work

A bus driver sacked for sharing 'shock' pictures of a faulty wheel has won an unfair dismissal claim

Oct 25th 2018, 2:31 PM 1,099 Views 1 Comment

The coach company said the personal Facebook post was a breach of its social media policy.

Two months out from Christmas, retailers are short-stocked for seasonal staff
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Two months out from Christmas, retailers are short-stocked for seasonal staff

Oct 25th 2018, 2:26 PM 8,349 Views 17 Comments

Stores are facing worker shortages as the country nears full employment.

Poll: Do you think employee opinion surveys are worthwhile?
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From Business ETC
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Poll: Do you think employee opinion surveys are worthwhile?

Oct 22nd 2018, 4:56 PM 474 Views 0 Comments

Some say they’re useful for employers. Others think they don’t reflect issues that may be affecting workers.

Employee opinion surveys are deeply flawed. Here's why
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From Business ETC
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Employee opinion surveys are deeply flawed. Here's why

Oct 21st 2018, 12:00 PM 958 Views 0 Comments

Big companies put a lot of stock in these reviews – but they don’t provide proper feedback from workers.

Two months out from Christmas, retailers are short-stocked for seasonal staff
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From Business ETC
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Two months out from Christmas, retailers are short-stocked for seasonal staff

Oct 20th 2018, 6:00 PM 4,690 Views 0 Comments

Stores are facing worker shortages as the country nears full employment.