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# working-from-home - Monday 23 November, 2020

Opinion: There's no point asking employees to 'work from home' when employers hold all the cards

As NPHET calls for more people to work from home, ICTU’s Dr Laura Bambrick says workers have no rights in law to work remotely, and this needs to change.

# working-from-home - Saturday 21 November, 2020

Employees 'too fearful' to tell bosses they should be adhering to working from home advice

This week the Tánaiste said the main reason more people are attending work now is the wider definition of essential work.

# working-from-home - Saturday 31 October, 2020

Tánaiste's department says remote working for its civil servants will be 'permanent feature' in future

The Department of Business is set to spend up to €60,000 on a project to get the most out of its staff while home working.

# working-from-home - Saturday 17 October, 2020

The government's telling you to work from home - what if your boss insists you come in?

Yesterday Tánaiste Leo Varadkar said the government is looking at giving workers a right to request to work remotely.

# working-from-home - Friday 16 October, 2020

Employees could be given a legal right to request home working, Tánaiste says

Leo Varadkar said the idea is being considered as part of a public consultation.

# working-from-home - Friday 25 September, 2020

Argentina lawmaker suspended after kissing his partner's breasts during video conference

Juan Emilio Ameri said he did not think he was connected to the internet at that particular moment.

# working-from-home - Friday 28 August, 2020

UK government says there's a 'limit' on home working as fresh campaign urges people to return to the office

Currently in Ireland, the government is advising people who can work from home to do so.

# working-from-home - Sunday 23 August, 2020

'We're creatures of habit': Tips for those working from home as the nights get darker

Remote working – in some industries – could be here to stay for quite some time.

# working-from-home - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Opinion: We've adapted to remote working in a crisis - where do we go from here?

Rowena Hennigan is an expert in remote working. She says emergency remote working in the pandemic is not the way to approach remote working long term.

# working-from-home - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Working from home causes drop in many Irish employees' mental and physical health, survey finds

Alcohol consumption and back and neck problems are also on the rise.

# working-from-home - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Ransomware and remote working: If Twitter can be breached, then every company must be vigilant

Jacky Fox of Accenture Security outlines the security threats posed to busineses at the moment and offers some advice on how to handle this growing criminal activity.

# working-from-home - Monday 13 July, 2020

80% of people want a change from working in the office, survey finds

Almost a quarter of people favour working two to three days a week from home and the rest in the office.

# working-from-home - Saturday 11 July, 2020

'Harder to switch off' or 'a massive relief': Four months on, how is the daily grind going for those working from home?

There was a large and sudden move towards remote working from the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.

# working-from-home - Monday 1 June, 2020

The CSO wants people to 'tell Ireland’s story' of Covid-19

The work of the country’s census office has been hampered by the pandemic.

# working-from-home - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Twitter says employees can work from home 'forever' if they wish

Twitter’s EMEA headquarters are in Dublin where the company employees about 200 people.

# working-from-home - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

Poll: Are you more productive working from home? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you more productive working from home?

According to a new survey from around 90% of workers are now based at their homes.

# working-from-home - Friday 13 March, 2020

Open thread: Your tips for handling kids while working from home

Keeping kids occupied when schools are closed can be a challenge, not least when you’re also working from home.

# working-from-home - Thursday 7 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge 10 essential facts of life for people who work from home Working From Home

10 essential facts of life for people who work from home

“It must be so nice not having to get up early…” That’s what you think.

# working-from-home - Thursday 25 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge 16 things only people who work from home will understand Home Office

16 things only people who work from home will understand

Freelancer? Jobseeker? Stay-at-home parent? We’re talking to you.