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#Workplace

# workplace - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Are you Facebook friends with your boss? Half of people are

Do you get a hammock as well? Some people get a hammock.

# workplace - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Poll: If you were being bullied at work what would you do? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: If you were being bullied at work what would you do?

Would you tell your boss or keep it to yourself?

# workplace - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Eight businesses convicted after staff smoked on premises illegally

Three premises were also convicted for selling tobacco related products to minors in the first three months of 2014.

# workplace - Friday 16 May, 2014

Workers risk “losing their jobs” because of transphobia and homophobia

BeLonG To and ICTU have joined forces to launch a campaign to help end discrimination and bullying.

# workplace - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Irish employers are still wary of staff with excessive tattoos

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

# workplace - Friday 9 May, 2014

Opinion: There were days I struggled. I wished I could call in sick and not have to pretend

Should employers be receptive to employees calling in sick for a mental health issue – they should be, writes an anonymous contributor.

# workplace - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge What Does Your Email Signoff Say About You? Cheers

What Does Your Email Signoff Say About You?

Warmest regards, xoxox.

# workplace - 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.

# workplace - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge 10 reasons sick days are utterly torturous THAT'S SICK

10 reasons sick days are utterly torturous

Home is where the hell is.

# workplace - Friday 7 March, 2014

Man taken to hospital with crush injuries in Waterford

The workplace accident happened this afternoon at a plant in the Waterford Industrial Estate.

# workplace - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Dead rat stench and mice on desks: Woman gets €20k over rodents at work

Amanda Byrne said she had a life-long phobia and was petrified to go to work in case a rat or mouse crossed her path.

# workplace - Thursday 6 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Boss accidentally sends mortifying text to the employee the text was about Morto

# workplace - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Poll: Have you ever experienced bullying at work? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you ever experienced bullying at work?

It’s still a real problem in Irish workplaces, according to a new study.

# workplace - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge 11 elements of workplace meetings which make them inarguably hellish Meeting Schmeeting

11 elements of workplace meetings which make them inarguably hellish

The pointlessness… dear god, the pointlessness.

# workplace - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Smokers spend an average of 25 minutes a day outside work smoking

And their non-smoking counterparts don’t like it…

# workplace - Monday 6 January, 2014

46 people killed in workplace accidents last year

The HSA said it was particularly concerned about the deaths of four children on farms in 2013.

# workplace - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Racist incidents up by 85 per cent in 2013 — Immigrant Council

142 incidents have been reported to the organisation since January, compared to 77 in the same period last year.

# workplace - Sunday 1 December, 2013

From Business ETC Arianna Huffington: employers should let staff nap on the job Productivity This post contains a poll

Arianna Huffington: employers should let staff nap on the job

Not all day, you understand. That’s a duvet day.

# workplace - Monday 25 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 office anti-productivity techniques you should have mastered Career Skills

9 office anti-productivity techniques you should have mastered

Read this. Come on, it’s better than working.

# workplace - Thursday 14 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge 14 delicious examples of sarcasm in the workplace Office Space

14 delicious examples of sarcasm in the workplace

Sometimes a person just can’t help it.

# workplace - Friday 8 November, 2013

Workplace testing for alcohol misuse should be considered — campaigner

A recent study showed that a quarter of the UK workforce — around seven million people — drink at hazardous levels.

# workplace - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Console seminar to help employers identify warning signs of suicide in their employees

The training programme will also help colleagues cope with the aftermath of suicide in the workplace.

# workplace - Friday 18 October, 2013

How much could an accident in the workplace cost you?

And more importantly – how can they be prevented?

# workplace - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Business people avoid discussing mental health due to fear of appearing weak

The SFA is urging employers in small businesses to address mental health and wellbeing in the workplace.

# workplace - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Gardaí issue appeal after man is crushed by forklift at Dublin waste plant

The worker died this afternoon at Tallaght Hospital.

# workplace - Thursday 18 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge This man is the worst co-worker of all time Nemesis

This man is the worst co-worker of all time

We all know one of these.

# workplace - Friday 14 June, 2013

From Business ETC Ireland 9th in the EU for gender equality at work, but only 19th for power Gender Equality

Ireland 9th in the EU for gender equality at work, but only 19th for power

When it comes to health, Ireland took the top spot in the EU.

# workplace - Friday 17 May, 2013

Column: How practising mindfulness can help your work life

Some of the world’s most successful companies are investing in mindfulness training for their employees to help them deal better with stress and workplace challenges, writes Joanne O’Malley

# workplace - Sunday 21 April, 2013

From Business ETC How to manage workplace stress Wellbeing

How to manage workplace stress

It’s part of modern life – but there are ways to let go…

# workplace - Friday 5 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge How to have fun on International Fun at Work Day 9 To 5 This post contains videos

How to have fun on International Fun at Work Day

It’s today you know. Look busy!

# workplace - Sunday 24 February, 2013

17 ways your office job is destroying your body

Heart disease, toxic air particles, dangerous bacteria – your office jobs is trying to kill you. Run away!

# workplace - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge 13 office Christmas parties we really want an invite to Any Scandal This post contains images

13 office Christmas parties we really want an invite to

Address all invitations to DailyEdge.ie, Party Central, Dublin 8.

# workplace - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here’s the nine stories you need to know this morning.

# workplace - Monday 29 October, 2012

How safe is your workplace?

Even if you work in an office, you could be at risk of health and safety issues. The CEO of the Health and Safety Authority tells us more.

# workplace - Thursday 28 June, 2012

From Business ETC Know-it-alls, working naked and bad excuses: survey reveals workplace habits Workplace

Know-it-alls, working naked and bad excuses: survey reveals workplace habits

A survey of American office workers has revealed the use of excuses such as it being Elvis’ birthday and stumbling upon the love of their life for being late for work as well as other interesting findings.

# workplace - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

From Business ETC LGBT in the workplace: online toolkit launched to help employers LGBT

LGBT in the workplace: online toolkit launched to help employers

GLEN is launching the kit to allow organisations to get the best out of diversity.

# workplace - Thursday 14 June, 2012

75 per cent of women in Ireland feel they have experienced sexism in the workplace – research

A new survey suggests a “glass ceiling” may still hold women back in the workplace.

# workplace - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Workers in Ireland hate laziness, moodiness and volume of co-workers – study

A study has uncovered the habits employees in Ireland find most annoying in their co-workers.

# workplace - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

From Business ETC 5 pieces of career advice we learned from Charles Handy Handy Tips

5 pieces of career advice we learned from Charles Handy

The influential Irish-born workplace philosopher is to make a rare appearance in Dublin next month.

# workplace - Monday 7 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge The burning question*: Crisp sandwiches – right or wrong? Dilemma This post contains a poll

The burning question*: Crisp sandwiches – right or wrong?

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

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