Category: Hiring

PRESS: Abodoo is Marrying Recruitment & Technology

18th November 2018 Off

On November 18 2018, Vanessa Tierney spoke with John Cradden on the changing landscape recruitment in this piece in the Independent.ie, entitled: “Local Hero: Home from home… the smarter approach in search for talent Abodoo is marrying recruitment and tech expertise to promote remote working” Recruitment Challenge The global online recruitment sector is a multi-billion-euro industry these…

By Louise O'Conor

How Big Data Can Be Your Diversity Ally

14th November 2018 Off

If you ask around, most companies will tell how much they want to be diverse and inclusive. Making that a reality however, is the tricky part. This week’s #DiversitySeries discusses how data can help you achieve this! Ask any business their thoughts on having a diverse workforce and nearly everyone will say promoting diversity is one of their…

By Vithoria Escobar

How Company Culture Can Drive Competitive Edge

6th November 2018 Off

In 2004, Blockbuster ruled the video rental world. With revenue of $6 billion, it had the world queuing patiently in stores to rent their Friday night entertainment. Meanwhile, Netflix was quietly mounting a challenge. Within 6 years, Blockbuster had filed for bankruptcy, and Netflix had grown its revenue to $2.2 billion (How Netflix Destroyed Blockbuster…

By Guest Blogger

How Gender affects Workplace recognition

16th August 2018 Off

Many of us can remember the days in primary school, when the boys wanted to hustle with the boys and the girls want to play with the girls. “Cooties”, galore. Yet research has shown that many people continue to prefer same-gender friendships even into adulthood which inevitably filters into workplace relationships.  According to Namely’s Workplace Diversity…

By Chloe Sullivan

Boom Brexit: Maintain Cross-Border Jobs by Letting Your Employees SmartWork From Home

1st August 2018 Off

In recent months, there has been uncertainty about the future of cross border jobs post Brexit. What are the ramifications for UK companies currently providing employment in Ireland? Will there be a surge of unemployment in cross border jobs?   In early July, Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe reported that unemployment levels could rise by 2%…

By Chloe Sullivan

The Future of SmartWorking

19th July 2018 Off

In 2018, people live in an increasingly congested, professionally overpopulated world but are experienced with the benefits of collaborating over the internet. Before learning and developing online was novel — now it is an accepted, largely accredited medium that we train with regularly. Now, online learning is inexorably part of the academic experience, whether you…

By Guest Blogger