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Tuesday 28 March 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Hays Ireland

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# Work
Companies are losing droves of new hires over misleading jobs specs
Retention of staff has been cited as a big challenge by Irish businesses.
# Mo Money
A lot of workers plan to switch jobs for more money next year
The majority of employees in Ireland are dissatisfied with their current pay packages.
# Research
Some new fathers fear taking parental leave will hamper their chances of promotion
28% of people working in technical roles believe fathers may be viewed as less committed to their job if they take full parental leave.
# yoink
We asked a top corporate headhunter just how easy it was to poach rivals' staff
The stakes are high when it comes to recruiting the best talent.
# Business Poll
Business Poll: What is the best way to keep staff motivated on the job?
Is it all about the money? Or is having a happy workplace and a good boss more important?
# Money Talks
Most employers will be hiring next year, but workers expect to get more from those jobs
People are expecting extra cash after years of shrinking pay packets.
# Jobseekers
Most jobseekers don't care about their social media activity
But employers do…about 25 per cent of recruiters check out potential candidates’ social networking profiles before offering them a job.
# Emigration
Three-quarters of professionals 'would leave Ireland within three years'
Only five per cent of workers are sure the economy will improve by 2014 – with two-thirds believing it will continue to flag.