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#Perks

# perks - Sunday 24 June, 2018

'Two years is a long time': How PayPal is trying to hold onto company-hopping young staff
# Perks And Benefits
# Perks And Benefits

'Two years is a long time': How PayPal is trying to hold onto company-hopping young staff

Jun 24th 2018, 8:00 PM 37,377 Views 47 Comments

Louise Phelan says the payments giant is rolling out the perks for millennials.

# perks - Thursday 11 August, 2016

This parish priest in Mayo found a lovely extra surprise on his lunch order
# Few Extra Prawns
From The Daily Edge
# Few Extra Prawns

This parish priest in Mayo found a lovely extra surprise on his lunch order

Aug 11th 2016, 12:05 PM 23,032 Views 3 Comments

Special treatment.

# perks - Sunday 14 February, 2016

The inside story on Britain's greatest sports gambler - and the company that helps him win
# Starlizard
# Starlizard

The inside story on Britain's greatest sports gambler - and the company that helps him win

Feb 14th 2016, 12:00 PM 74,505 Views 16 Comments

Tony Bloom is a name unfamiliar to many. But the man, and his company Starlizard, make an absolute fortune out of betting markets like the English Premier League.

# perks - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

'At every club there's a host of obliging women' -  Inside the life of a Premier League footballer
# Secret Footballer
From The42
# Secret Footballer

'At every club there's a host of obliging women' - Inside the life of a Premier League footballer

Dec 29th 2015, 1:00 PM 18,869 Views 3 Comments

In the Secret Footballer’s latest book he talks about all the female attention showered on him and his team-mates.

# perks - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Karen Buckley's killer to get prison perks including Playstation and satellite TV
# Prison Perks
# Prison Perks

Karen Buckley's killer to get prison perks including Playstation and satellite TV

Sep 17th 2015, 2:53 PM 17,712 Views 44 Comments

Alexander Pacteau was sentenced to 23 years for the murder of Irish nurse Karen Buckley

# perks - Monday 2 March, 2015

Harrington's win has big implications for his world ranking, his bank balance and The Masters
# Perks
From The42
# Perks

Harrington's win has big implications for his world ranking, his bank balance and The Masters

Mar 2nd 2015, 5:27 PM 15,426 Views 12 Comments

The three-time Major champion had to wait a long time for his latest PGA tour win.

# perks - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

'Like a fella kicking his wife': Clare Daly slams Aer Lingus for removing perks from workers
# Bully Boy Tactics
# Bully Boy Tactics

'Like a fella kicking his wife': Clare Daly slams Aer Lingus for removing perks from workers

Jun 4th 2014, 5:38 PM 23,860 Views 117 Comments

The independent TD said the airline’s decision to remove perks from cabin crew who went on strike last week was “outrageous”.

# perks - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Here are 21 perks Wall Street hedge fund employees get
# Hedging Their Best
# Hedging Their Best

Here are 21 perks Wall Street hedge fund employees get

Apr 26th 2014, 4:00 PM 32,453 Views 45 Comments

You’re going to wish you worked there.

# perks - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Column: The Haddington Road deal is just the same as the last, with a few tweaks
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The Haddington Road deal is just the same as the last, with a few tweaks

Jun 2nd 2013, 8:15 AM 70 Views 127 Comments

Instead of uniting against this draconian piece of legislation, the unions are operating under a ‘me fein’ attitude that will help no one, writes Kieran Allen.

# perks - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Public Sector Allowances: The ones they want abolished
# Allowances
# Allowances

Public Sector Allowances: The ones they want abolished

Sep 18th 2012, 7:56 PM 16,850 Views 27 Comments

New appointees in the public/civil sector may no longer get allowances for things you may not have known they were entitled to… like not leaking exam papers and for “night attire”.

# perks - Monday 13 August, 2012

Google adds death benefits to list of 'perks'... what else do employees get?
# Thanks Google
# Thanks Google

Google adds death benefits to list of 'perks'... what else do employees get?

Aug 13th 2012, 2:03 PM 16,025 Views 30 Comments

If a Google employee dies, the company is making sure those left behind are looked after.

# perks - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Staff reject AIB plans for pay freeze and pension changes
# AIB
# AIB

Staff reject AIB plans for pay freeze and pension changes

Jun 28th 2012, 9:28 AM 3,911 Views 46 Comments

The IBOA says the proposals are not acceptable, but the bank – which holds its AGM today – says costs must be cut.

# perks - Thursday 14 June, 2012

AIB to cut managers' pay, freeze staff salaries and change pensions
# AIB
# AIB

AIB to cut managers' pay, freeze staff salaries and change pensions

Jun 14th 2012, 2:04 PM 5,478 Views 41 Comments

Staff were informed of the plan in an email circulated today. Perks like gym memberships will also be cut.

# perks - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Ministers to keep €3,500 laundry allowance, Government confirms
# Political Perks
# Political Perks

Ministers to keep €3,500 laundry allowance, Government confirms

Jan 18th 2012, 7:15 AM 3,652 Views 51 Comments

Michael Noonan said he had no plans to remove the perk, which can be claimed as a tax refund by ministers who stay in hotels.

# perks - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Google set to build swimming pool for Irish staff
# Google Ireland
# Google Ireland

Google set to build swimming pool for Irish staff

Nov 2nd 2011, 2:10 PM 5,358 Views 40 Comments

The search giant plans to offer the in-house facility as one of a range of perks for workers in its new Montevetro building.

# perks - Thursday 19 May, 2011

Former IMF head Srauss-Kahn swaps luxurious life for jail cell
# DSK
# DSK

Former IMF head Srauss-Kahn swaps luxurious life for jail cell

May 19th 2011, 12:34 PM 850 Views 0 Comments

Perks and a hefty salary were among the things Dominique Strauss-Kahn enjoyed as managing director of the International Monetary Fund. Now he’s in a jail cell in New York.

# perks - Monday 21 March, 2011

Civil servants hold onto their two 'privilege days'
# Perks
# Perks

Civil servants hold onto their two 'privilege days'

Mar 21st 2011, 8:32 PM 5,859 Views 34 Comments

The days – taken at Easter and Christmas – date back to pre-Independence days.

# perks - Tuesday 10 August, 2010

Varadkar condemns AIB staff perk scheme
# Perks Outrage
# Perks Outrage

Varadkar condemns AIB staff perk scheme

Aug 10th 2010, 2:37 PM 248 Views 0 Comments

Fine Gael TD says AIB “still thinks it’s in the Celtic tiger-era.”