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# employment - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

From Business ETC Irish emigrants returning home for work can expect competitive salaries No Place Like Home

Irish emigrants returning home for work can expect competitive salaries

Morgan McKinley anticipate salary increases of 5% – 10% for specialist positions in a range of sectors.

# employment - Monday 19 January, 2015

Live in Clare or Kilkenny? 125 new jobs are on the way

Two job announcements were made today.

# employment - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Irish people are willing to take a pay cut to come home

2014 witnessed the most significant increase in year on year job creation since 2008.

# employment - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

From Business ETC Every single month in 2014 there were fewer and fewer people on the dole queue Going Down

Every single month in 2014 there were fewer and fewer people on the dole queue

The unemployment rate is now down to 10.6%.

# employment - Saturday 27 December, 2014

# employment - Monday 15 December, 2014

€24,000 for man forced to reduce hours and then retire at 66

The Equality Tribunal awarded €123,000 last month.

# employment - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

The unemployment rate has been revised down even further

A new CSO report has revealed that since the same time last year, the number of people unemployed has fallen by 37,000.

# employment - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Opinion: The psychology of appearance – is there a gender bias at play in job interviews?

Women who seem ‘too feminine’ may face an uphill struggle when applying for managerial jobs…

# employment - Sunday 16 November, 2014

Here’s how many Irish Water employees were taken off the live register

More than one fifth of the meter installers were unemployed before they got their current job.

# employment - Friday 14 November, 2014

From Business ETC The number of people doing apprenticeships has nearly doubled since last year Employment

The number of people doing apprenticeships has nearly doubled since last year

There has been a steady increase in the number of people signing on to do apprenticeships.

# employment - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Opinion: Why are employers rewarding long hours in the office above all else?

Some companies believe they’re getting more out of staff who are present in the office for long hours – but many employees just stay late because it looks good.

# employment - Sunday 2 November, 2014

From Business ETC Poll: What’s your biggest worry when applying for a job? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: What’s your biggest worry when applying for a job?

Apart from not getting it, obviously…

# employment - Saturday 25 October, 2014

From Business ETC Minister Bruton is going to the US to explain the death of the ‘Double Irish’ tax loophole Corporation Tax

Minister Bruton is going to the US to explain the death of the ‘Double Irish’ tax loophole

He is also meeting over 17 companies in a hope to drum up some jobs in Ireland.

# employment - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Opinion: Not enough focus on tax policy that could lead to sustained recovery Tax

Opinion: Not enough focus on tax policy that could lead to sustained recovery

Substantive tax policy incentives are needed to boost employment – it’s only through such policies that low and middle income earners will see improvement.

Vlog: Emigrating with other people can be tough… emigrating alone can be much tougher

New surroundings, new climate and a language barrier – never mind not knowing anybody – can make settling into a different country hard.

# employment - Monday 13 October, 2014

Santa* is looking for 100 helpers

*Or a Christmas-themed event, whatever way you want to look at it.

# employment - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Three quarters of people with spinal injuries in Ireland are unemployed

Four in ten people with spinal cord injuries live at or below the poverty line.

From Business ETC 50 new jobs at a recruitment company. That’s GOT to be a good sign, right? Jobs Watch

50 new jobs at a recruitment company. That’s GOT to be a good sign, right?

Brightwater is hiring the staff across its offices in Dublin, Cork and Belfast.

# employment - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

New law would force unemployed to upload CVs to job sites – or have their dole cut Employment This post contains videos

New law would force unemployed to upload CVs to job sites – or have their dole cut

The government has launched its latest Pathways to Work document today.

# employment - Monday 6 October, 2014

200 jobs for Munster in software and meat processing

The jobs will be based in Cork and Tipperary.

# employment - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Why Google bins 58% of the CVs it receives

Attention to detail is very important.

Opinion: 4 things that can be implemented in the Budget to promote economic growth

For Ireland’s recovery is to be truly successful, our growth must be sustainable – and felt throughout the entire country – writes Ian Talbot of Chambers Ireland.

# employment - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

The unemployment rate has fallen to 11.1%

The number of people on the Live Register is now 370,050.

# employment - Monday 29 September, 2014

Vlog: Leaving it all behind… one emigrant’s story of saying goodbye to Ireland

Young graduate Oisin Gregorian is making a video diary of his experience of leaving Ireland for Spain.

Mayor tells Boston that Ireland’s economy is “on the move”

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said he invited people to Boston during his trip here.

# employment - Thursday 25 September, 2014

# employment - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Rural Ireland: ‘The life has gone out of it. Even 20 or 30 jobs would give the place a lift’

A short documentary shows how the people of Ballydehob are dealing with unemployment and emigration.

# employment - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

One third of secondary teachers are on part-time contracts

But that could be about to change.

# employment - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Gay rights group gives cautious welcome to change in discrimination laws

Section 37 could be scrapped soon, allowing gay teachers to live open lives.

# employment - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

From Business ETC Irish employers not feeling so positive now: survey Manpower

Irish employers not feeling so positive now: survey

Only Spain and Italy record worse outlooks for extra jobs before the New Year.

# employment - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Nosebleed office rents could force companies to ‘fringe’ of Dublin city centre

Dublin 1, 3, 7 and 8 could become more sought-after thanks to supply constraints

# employment - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

From Business ETC No more austerity needed to hit Budget target, says Goodbody – and we could even cut income tax Here Come The Good Times

No more austerity needed to hit Budget target, says Goodbody – and we could even cut income tax

The latest quarterly report from Goodbody Stockbrokers has some positive points on the Irish economy.

# employment - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Opinion: Schemes like Tús don’t make a blind bit of difference to long-term unemployment

Have work schemes increased individuals’ “work readiness” or just exploited them?

# employment - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

‘JobPath’ scheme could help 160,000 long term unemployed

The Department of Social Protection will introduce its new JobsPath scheme next year.

From Business ETC Job vacancies for professionals up 21% this July Hire Me

Job vacancies for professionals up 21% this July

That’s according to the Morgan McKinley Irish Employment Monitor.

# employment - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Opinion: ‘I’m not experienced enough to do an unpaid internship’

I need an internship to get job experience but, apparently, I need more experience to get even an unpaid internship. What can you do?

# employment - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

From Business ETC LinkedIn agrees to pay employees €4.4 million over wage violations Settlement

LinkedIn agrees to pay employees €4.4 million over wage violations

The professional social network said it paid more than $3.3 million in overtime back wages and $2.5 million in damages to workers in California, Illinois, Nebraska and New York.

# employment - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

These are the main differences between men and women in Irish society

Irish women are also the most fertile in Europe, a new report notes, while men are more likely to be imprisoned.

# employment - Friday 18 July, 2014

From Business ETC The Briefcase: Plans for Dublin’s ‘Canary Wharf’, trips to Addis Ababa and Lidl’s pricey wine list Inbox Me