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#Working

# working - Monday 3 December, 2018

Social Protection Department gives older age of workers as reason why it's near top of sick leave list

The secretary general of the department said 3,000 staff members are over 55.

# working - Thursday 22 November, 2018

'A four-day work week could lead to greater productivity and wealth'

Fewer working hours could benefit both individuals and the economy, Kevin Callinan writes.

# working - Sunday 14 October, 2018

Workers who stand as well as sit 'perform better and are happier'

Some offices have introduced sit-stand desks.

# working - Sunday 15 April, 2018

'I can't see past spelling mistakes on CVs - it's a simple way to cost yourself a job'

Jobs.ie general manager Chris Paye also talks about the dangers of duvet days.

# working - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Standing at work may not be as beneficial as some say

The change “does not have an effect on mental alertness”.

# working - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Explainer: Retirement at age 70 - what do the new rules mean?

Under current rules, those working in the public service must retire from their job at age 65.

# working - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Asylum seekers may only be allowed to work in certain jobs

In May, the Supreme Court said the ban on asylum seekers working was unconstitutional.

# working - Sunday 6 August, 2017

'When my dad was let go, I remember thinking I never want to be in that situation'

Seeing his father lose his job inspired Keith Moran to one day set up his own business.

# working - Monday 17 July, 2017

Five times more children sign up to childcare schemes aimed at less well-off families

The highest sign-up rate for childcare services was in Roscommon, Donegal, Sligo, Kerry, Galway, Carlow and Leitrim.

# working - Thursday 15 June, 2017

There are 79 unemployment blackspots in Ireland, with Limerick worst affected

Meanwhile, the number of women looking after the home or family has continued to decline.

# working - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Poll: Should the retirement age be abolished? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the retirement age be abolished?

A new Sinn Féin bill aims to abolish the mandatory age.

# working - Saturday 15 October, 2016

From The Daily Edge 12 things only people who've worked in Tesco will understand Do You Have A Clubcard

12 things only people who've worked in Tesco will understand

Let’s get ready to rumble!

# working - Saturday 10 September, 2016

# working - Saturday 6 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge 15 things only people who've worked in HMV will understand

15 things only people who've worked in HMV will understand

Empire Records it is not.

# working - Saturday 9 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge 14 things only people who've worked in Penneys will understand Thanks Penneys

14 things only people who've worked in Penneys will understand

One word: Saturdays. *scream emoji*

# working - Friday 27 May, 2016

Robots are now being taught how to feel pain

“Why? Why was I programmed to feel pain?”

# working - Sunday 14 February, 2016

'I'm angry, depressed and very, very broke. This is my life on zero hours'

It’s election-time and all I have to my name is my vote, writes an anonymous contributor.

# working - Sunday 7 February, 2016

This is how you can control your desktop remotely

Or just help solve someone else’s PC/Mac problem without having to leave your own.

# working - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Here's how working in an office can be bad for you

It can be a jungle in there.

# working - Sunday 27 December, 2015

Looking for a job when you're disabled can be difficult, but it shouldn't be impossible

I accept that I’ll never work a 9-5 job like most people, but I should be able to make my contribution to society without barriers being placed in my way.

# working - Monday 16 November, 2015

What you should consider when purchasing a laptop?

Laptops are still the bread and butter of productivity so it’s worth taking the time to buy the right one.

# working - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Looking for a job this Christmas? These places are hiring

Need some extra cash this Christmas? A few places are hiring.

# working - Sunday 18 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge 13 truths everyone who works in an office can relate to Working 9 To 5

13 truths everyone who works in an office can relate to

The printer is your ENEMY.

# working - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Poles give blood rather than strike in the UK

“They don’t want to be second-class citizens.”

# working - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Donald Trump wants to scrap the J-1 programme

As part of a range of immigration policies the Republican wants to introduce measures that could impact on the Irish in America.

# working - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Incredible pictures give unexpected perspective into how the most wealthy live

The highest paid CEOs in the United States make around 350 times what the average worker does.

# working - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge This guy listed his failures and flaws on his CV -- and it totally worked Curriculum Vitae

This guy listed his failures and flaws on his CV -- and it totally worked

Well, that’s one way to make an impression.

# working - Saturday 30 May, 2015

These are the 20 jobs most likely to be taken over by robots

Is yours one of them?

# working - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

'My vision blurred, like there was rain on the windscreen, but it wasn't raining'

Lucina Russell was diagnosed with MS in 2011. Here she explains why she is hopeful for her future.

# working - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge The 10 emotional stages of being hungover at work In Lego

The 10 emotional stages of being hungover at work

Shhh. There there.

# working - Monday 18 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge 10 truths every shift worker will eventually learn Going For The Shift

10 truths every shift worker will eventually learn

It’s a tough life.

# working - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Office space and the open-plan era: what really works?

But in a world made up of introverts, extroverts and, indeed, ambiverts how are companies accommodating for all?

# working - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Getting too distracted by the web while working? Here's how you can take control

Having the web at your fingertips can be the best/worst thing in your life, but you can take control of it.

# working - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Need to attract the brightest talent to your company? Here's how...

The competition for top talent is red hot now – here’s how to make sure you get the candidates that will make your company succeed.

# working - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Plant life: Gerry Daly tells you how get the most out of your garden

TheJournal.ie spoke to one of Ireland’s favourite gardening gurus about how to get the most of your green spaces.

# working - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

People from which country got the most PPS numbers in Ireland last year?

That doesn’t include Ireland, of course.

# working - Friday 26 December, 2014

The BBC had the right idea about how to get through working on Christmas Day The Newsroom This post contains videos

The BBC had the right idea about how to get through working on Christmas Day

Fierce craic over at Broadcasting House.

# working - Friday 10 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge The 10 emotional stages of working at the weekend Weekend Wars

The 10 emotional stages of working at the weekend

The struggle. It is real.

# working - Thursday 25 September, 2014

# working - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Here's how many Irish people get the minimum wage...

… It is less than you would think.

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