Category: SmartWorking Companies

Is Your Company Smart?

28th January 2019 Off

The world of work is changing. It wasn’t that long ago when employee disatisfaction could be “solved” with a raise or maybe even a promotion. But when the dust had settled and the confetti had cleared, that employee’s moment in the sun would disappear and be replaced with the same bitterness and discontent they felt…

By Thomas Murray

PRESS: Sunday Business Post – Abodoo Remote Working Platform

27th January 2019 Off

In today’s Sunday Business Post, our CEO Sue Marshall speaks with Colette Sexton about the increasing demand for remote and smart working across companies and countries. They also discuss our €300K investment into V2 of our smart matching careers platform and why we’re looking to raise between €6-10 Million in VC funding in the next…

By Louise O'Conor

Can Co-Working Solve The Talent Shortage?

23rd January 2019 Off

The rise of co-working spaces in Europe is a sign that the world of work is dramatically changing. The workplace of today looks completely different in many respects. Besides obvious technological changes, flexibility has become a key benefit for many employers and traditional offices are redefining the concept of space. Thanks to modern technology, a…

By Valentina Magli

Smart Business Workshops Roadshow 2019

18th January 2019 Off

We’re delighted to be joining forces our partners at Vodafone and the Small Firms Association (SFA), for a series of regional workshops aimed at Irish businesses. The Smart Business Workshops will offer tips on smart working, HR and profit growth. The workshop series will take place between January and April 2019 in co-working spaces in the SIRO-powered hub,…

By Louise O'Conor

Where is Ireland’s Talent? We’ve (literally) mapped it out for you!

15th January 2019 Off

We’re excited to release Ireland’s first Interactive Talent Heat Map – showcasing the talent and skills nationwide – and not just in major cities! Following intensive data mining, analysis and tracking of our +20,000 smart working members – and thanks to some great design work by TheInformationLab.ie – Abodoo is excited to reveal our first nationwide interactive…

By Louise O'Conor

Top 5 Benefits of Flexible Working

10th January 2019 Off

Gone are the days of the 9-5 grind. The workplace scenario is undergoing a massive transformation, making a transition from traditional office hours and conventional office spaces to more mobile and agile forms of working. Employees are increasingly seeking out flexible working options like working from home, smart working spaces, part-time working, job sharing, hot desking,…

By Priyanka Athavale

Germany Announces Mandatory Work from Home Legislation

9th January 2019 Off

Germany’s Labor Ministry announced its new year legislation plans to make the option to work from home mandatory. The initiative will force German employers to either allow their employees to work from home or explain why it is not possible. A study by the Federal Ministry of Labor suggests that 40 percent of Germans would like to…

By Ashima Madan