Last Modified: 6th May 2021
After a highly stressful year which has seen great changes in the workplace, both employees and…
Last Modified: 4th May 2021
With surveys of both employers and employees revealing a preference for more hybrid work patterns,…
Last Modified: 30th April 2021
The Government has confirmed a reopening schedule for business and society over the next two months…
Last Modified: 30th April 2021
Note - the below was originally the 'Reopening the workplace' toolkit but it has been amended on 17…
Last Modified: 27th April 2021
The Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) has published its 2020 annual report that includes its…
Last Modified: 22nd April 2021
This week, Minister for Further and Higher Education, Simon Harris, launched the Action Plan for…
Last Modified: 20th April 2021
As the government appears to be on track to further ease COVID-19 restrictions in May, more…
Last Modified: 15th April 2021
The government has authorised the Low Pay Commission (LPC) to widen its remit this year by…
Last Modified: 6th May 2021
While we don’t yet have a clear timeline for reopening, now is a good time for organisations to…
Last Modified: 4th May 2021
The Supreme Court made a significant ruling this week that will have an impact on the future…
Last Modified: 27th April 2021
Right to Disconnect Update Tánaiste Leo Varadkar has signed the Code of Practice for Employers and…
Last Modified: 22nd April 2021
While the extension of three weeks to parent’s leave and benefit was signalled in last year’s…
Last Modified: 20th April 2021
Taoiseach Micheál Martin last night confirmed that the Level 5 restrictions will remain in place to…
Last Modified: 15th April 2021
The Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar, T.D., recently committed to the…
Last Modified: 13th April 2021
Sinn Féin have proposed draft legislation that would change the rules around statutory redundancy…
Last Modified: 8th April 2021
Spain is set to be the first EU country to roll out a state subsidised four-day working week.…
Last Modified: 7th April 2021
With so few opportunities to travel during the past year, many employees have had little incentive…
Last Modified: 1st April 2021
A recent survey by recruitment company Sigmar found that just 34% of employees expect to return…
Last Modified: 31st March 2021
PWC’s latest Women in Work Index has found that progress for women in work could be back at 2017…
Last Modified: 25th March 2021
The Government have put a number of recruitment incentives in place to facilitate employers with…
Last Modified: 23rd March 2021
Two recent surveys show the ongoing HR challenges organisations face as they adapt to the changes…
Last Modified: 18th March 2021
The Court of Appeal recently overturned a High Court decision to award an injunction to a senior…
Last Modified: 16th March 2021
Last night, the Government announced its decision to extend Level 5 restrictions nationally until 5…
Last Modified: 11th March 2021
The government is close to putting tighter new restrictions on international travel on a statutory…
Last Modified: 9th March 2021
The Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU) is in ongoing talks with the Government about reforming…
Last Modified: 4th March 2021
A recent CIPD survey found that 71% of employers selected employee wellbeing as their toughest HR…
Last Modified: 2nd March 2021
With weather warnings forecasting snow and icy conditions for the coming days, it’s important that…
Last Modified: 25th February 2021
Two draft laws have been introduced in the Dáil by opposition parties in a bid to relieve some of…
Last Modified: 24th February 2021
A recent Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) decision signals what looks set to be a major HR…
Last Modified: 18th February 2021
Ireland has so far approved two vaccines for COVID-19 and the government is currently in the…