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#working 9 to 5

# working-9-to-5 - Monday 20 September, 2021

Employers demanding workers return to office could face ‘legal risk’ in cases of medical concerns
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# Working 9 To 5

Employers demanding workers return to office could face ‘legal risk’ in cases of medical concerns

Sep 20th 2021, 12:05 AM 42,876 Views 60 Comments
  • Covid-19 restrictions on non-essential work are easing from today and lifting fully on 22 October.
  • Employers will need to engage with employees who have concerns in a "reasonable fashion", according to an employment lawyer.
  • Office workers have mixed feelings about returning to the workplace, Lauren Boland reports.

# working-9-to-5 - Sunday 22 November, 2020

Quiz: How much do you know about Dolly Parton?
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# 9 To 5

Quiz: How much do you know about Dolly Parton?

Nov 22nd 2020, 10:00 PM 49,987 Views 23 Comments

Test your knowledge of the iconic country star.

# working-9-to-5 - Thursday 17 September, 2020

Poll: Would you support a four-day work week?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you support a four-day work week?

Sep 17th 2020, 10:43 AM 65,772 Views 73 Comments

67% of employers surveyed said they support the idea.

# working-9-to-5 - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Failure to pay holiday pay and the minimum wage: 83 businesses brought to court this year over employment breaches
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# Working 9 To 5

Failure to pay holiday pay and the minimum wage: 83 businesses brought to court this year over employment breaches

Nov 4th 2017, 7:30 AM 17,823 Views 19 Comments

The majority of the prosecutions above relate to businesses in the food and drink sector.

# working-9-to-5 - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Jim Gavin refutes the notion that Dublin players don't work full-time jobs
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From The42
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Jim Gavin refutes the notion that Dublin players don't work full-time jobs

Sep 12th 2017, 3:00 PM 70,603 Views 125 Comments

“Maybe they aren’t doing 40-hour-a-week jobs similar to what other counties are,” Sean Cavanagh said about the Dubs recently.

# working-9-to-5 - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Ireland is going to ban zero-hour contracts 'in most circumstances'
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# Working 9 To 5

Ireland is going to ban zero-hour contracts 'in most circumstances'

May 2nd 2017, 6:02 PM 34,807 Views 55 Comments

The draft proposals are aimed at low-paid workers in particular.

# working-9-to-5 - Sunday 3 January, 2016

18 great podcasts to listen to on your commute this year
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# Working 9 To 5

18 great podcasts to listen to on your commute this year

Jan 3rd 2016, 2:00 PM 39,137 Views 54 Comments

There’s something for everyone.

18 great podcasts to listen to on your commute this year
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From The Daily Edge
# Working 9 To 5

18 great podcasts to listen to on your commute this year

Jan 3rd 2016, 11:00 AM 4,585 Views 5 Comments

There’s something for everyone.

# working-9-to-5 - Sunday 18 October, 2015

13 truths everyone who works in an office can relate to
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From The Daily Edge
# Working 9 To 5

13 truths everyone who works in an office can relate to

Oct 18th 2015, 1:00 PM 11,069 Views 1 Comment

The printer is your ENEMY.

# working-9-to-5 - Monday 17 November, 2014

Explainer: Why does Facebook want to build a new site to compete with LinkedIn?
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# Working 9 To 5

Explainer: Why does Facebook want to build a new site to compete with LinkedIn?

Nov 17th 2014, 8:30 PM 13,013 Views 7 Comments

They’re the same reasons why any company tries to expand into a new area.

# working-9-to-5 - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Fancy a civil service job? Recruitment will start again next year
# Permanent And Pensionable
# Permanent And Pensionable

Fancy a civil service job? Recruitment will start again next year

Oct 14th 2014, 5:41 PM 12,747 Views 17 Comments

A moratorium on hiring will be lifted.

# working-9-to-5 - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Column: Is there really a glass ceiling for women in the workplace – or is it just for mothers?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Is there really a glass ceiling for women in the workplace – or is it just for mothers?

Apr 17th 2014, 7:30 PM 542 Views 51 Comments

The ‘glass ceiling’ is less to do with being a woman and more to do with having to care for small children.

# working-9-to-5 - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

12 Years of Job Bridge nails the experience of every intern ever
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From The Daily Edge
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12 Years of Job Bridge nails the experience of every intern ever

Apr 1st 2014, 3:09 PM 3,775 Views 4 Comments

“From acclaimed minister, Joan Burton T.D.”

# working-9-to-5 - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Need a new job? This pet shop wants a full-time puppy photographer
# Pet Shop Joys
From The Daily Edge
# Pet Shop Joys

Need a new job? This pet shop wants a full-time puppy photographer

Mar 19th 2014, 8:30 PM 4,802 Views 8 Comments

The pay is pretty decent too.