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#Employment

# employment - Friday 20 June, 2014

From Business ETC Guess which employer has the most work permits for non-EU nationals this year… From Abroad

Ireland is split between people who have good jobs – and people who don’t

Ireland is ‘divided between people with good jobs – and those without them’, an economic expert says.

# employment - Thursday 19 June, 2014

What can be done to help Ireland’s “unacceptable” rate of jobless households?

A new report has come up with a number of proposed solutions.

# employment - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Lecturer wins €80,000 in discrimination case against NUI Galway

The Equality Tribunal found that the engineering lecturer had been discriminated against on the grounds of gender and disability.

# employment - Monday 16 June, 2014

Can you get a Ryanair cabin crew job with this €19 diploma?

The ad says this bargain online diploma is ‘airline recognised’ but Ryanair said they’d be having none of it.

# employment - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

From Business ETC No abundance of talent among Irish jobseekers, report finds Not Good Enough

No abundance of talent among Irish jobseekers, report finds

If employers want to attract good people, they need to start making them lucrative offers.

# employment - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

From Business ETC Councils warned not to pass property tax burden onto local businesses Passing The Buck

Councils warned not to pass property tax burden onto local businesses

Chambers Ireland issue the call after a Sinn Fein motion in Cork to cut the local property tax.

From Business ETC How are small businesses feeling about the next few months? Confidence

How are small businesses feeling about the next few months?

Pretty good, a survey reveals, with 48 per cent expecting the overall business environment to be ‘good’ or ‘very good’.

# employment - Monday 9 June, 2014

This is the new guy who has to woo big companies (and their jobs) to Ireland…

Martin Shanahan will take on the top job at IDA Ireland from August after the departure of Barry O’Leary.

# employment - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Want to be a banker? You’re in luck

There are over 100 jobs up for grabs at the Central Bank.

# employment - Monday 26 May, 2014

From Business ETC There are now almost 50,000 more full-time jobs than last year, many of them in agriculture Labour Force

There are now almost 50,000 more full-time jobs than last year, many of them in agriculture

Nine of the 14 sectors of the economy measured saw an increase in employment over the course of the last year.

# employment - Friday 23 May, 2014

“I don’t think we will see the money.” – Dublin bakery staff staging sit-in over back wages

Gardaí have been called to the Paris Bakery on Moore St.

From Business ETC Got an eye for business? The IDA wants you Jobs

Got an eye for business? The IDA wants you

The IDA are hiring 35 additional staff to help them target new companies which don’t currently have a presence in Ireland.

# employment - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

From Business ETC EU employment is struggling, with Ireland below average Jobwatch

EU employment is struggling, with Ireland below average

The amount of people working in Europe has decreased, and still hasn’t recovered from the financial crisis.

RTÉ presenter who claims she was discriminated against loses Equality Tribunal case

Frances Shanahan presented such shows as Farm News and Countryside.

# employment - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Men “hit harder than women by unemployment during recession”

Two new studies from the ESRI look at gender and the impact of the recession on work and finances.

# employment - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Opinion: Anxiety and depression are key in keeping the long-term unemployed out of work

Mental health, rather than economic growth, may be one of the key factors in helping people return to work.

Irish employers are still wary of staff with excessive tattoos

73 per cent were “unlikely to employ someone” who had a lot of tattoos.

# employment - Thursday 8 May, 2014

From Business ETC Rise in professional job vacancies in April…after drops in February and March Jobhunt

Rise in professional job vacancies in April…after drops in February and March

There were 9,475 jobs available in April compared to 9,142 in March.

# employment - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

From Business ETC Jobs boost for Killarney and Cork Jobswatch

Jobs boost for Killarney and Cork

Outsourcing specialist expects employee numbers to grow to 170 over the next year.

# employment - Monday 28 April, 2014

Union hits out at Dunnes over workers’ contracts lower than 15 hours per week

Mandate launched the ‘Decency for Dunnes Workers Campaign at the unions Biennial Delegate Conference in Killarney.

# employment - Friday 25 April, 2014

Column: Dependence on out-of-town shopping complexes destroys community life

The ‘solution’ of building more housing and expecting people to commute to out-of-town shopping complexes is detrimental to local community life.

# employment - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Column: I’ve entered the Church of Burton … Yes, I am now a JobBridge intern

After two years of being unemployed, I’ve just started a JobBridge internship. The experience has been a mixed one so far.

# employment - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

From Business ETC The Government is making it easier for skilled workers from abroad to work in Ireland Jobs

The Government is making it easier for skilled workers from abroad to work in Ireland

A new bill will bring in nine different ways to be granted an employment permit.

From Business ETC PhoneWatch to create 230 jobs in 12 regions across the country Jobswatch

PhoneWatch to create 230 jobs in 12 regions across the country

The new roles are in engineering, sales and operational areas of the business.

From Business ETC OECD says JobBridge is leaving most disadvantaged behind Jobs

OECD says JobBridge is leaving most disadvantaged behind

The international think tank also recommended that the role of the Community Employment Programme be reconsidered as it is not cost effective, especially in terms of getting people back to regular employment.

# employment - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Over 175 regional festivals to benefit from €500k Fáilte Ireland funding

The funding will support music, sport, food and cultural festivals around the country.

# employment - Friday 18 April, 2014

From Business ETC Jobs watch: 30 new posts on the way at Trilogy Technologies in Dublin 8 Hiring

Jobs watch: 30 new posts on the way at Trilogy Technologies in Dublin 8

Some of the jobs are already being advertised on the company’s website.

# employment - Thursday 17 April, 2014

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

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

# employment - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Column: Unpaid internships, low wages, zero hour contracts – this is life without job security

The lack of proper jobs will ultimately cause our economy to stagnate – but employers can’t seem to resist the almost-endless supply of cheap labour.

# employment - Monday 14 April, 2014

# employment - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From Business ETC You’re hired: 10 per cent more job vacancies than 2013 Hire Ground

You’re hired: 10 per cent more job vacancies than 2013

New reports find construction is recovering along with professional sector.

# employment - Friday 4 April, 2014

Central Bank: The economy is on the up, but inflation remains stubbornly low

Quarterly bulletin finds that drop in unemployment is ‘clearest indicator’ of improving economic fortunes.

# employment - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Poll: Should people be able to choose what age they retire at? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should people be able to choose what age they retire at?

A proposed bill from Deputy Anne Ferris would introduce a voluntary system of retirement.

Dáil to hear another attempt to end compulsory retirement age

A Bill put forward by Labour TD Anne Ferris would see the current compulsory retirement age of 65 scrapped.

# employment - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Bord na Móna accused of “locking out” eight staff members

The company says that the staff were suspended for refusing to engage with relocation plans.

Live Register drops for 21st month in a row

There were 391,232 people on the Live Register last month, some 33,856 fewer than in March 2013

# employment - Saturday 15 March, 2014

From Business ETC Employers say hiring outlook ‘most encouraging since 2008’ Jobswatch

Employers say hiring outlook ‘most encouraging since 2008’

Prospects haven’t looked this good since the year Bertie Ahern stepped down, and Padraig Harrington won the USPGA…

# employment - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

From Business ETC Huge spike in demand for insurance & claims specialists following storms Jobswatch

Huge spike in demand for insurance & claims specialists following storms

There’s also been a boost in activity in construction as firms hire new staff to carry out repairs, according to one recruitment company.

# employment - Monday 10 March, 2014

From Business ETC Irish construction sector rose again during February Boost

Irish construction sector rose again during February

The sharpest expansion in activity was again recorded on residential projects.