Diversity: The Problems, The Solution

2nd August 2018 Off

Whether you’re writing the perfect cover letter or making sure you don’t slip up in the interview, getting a job is one of the most stressful situations we can find ourselves in. It’s easy to blame our failure to secure a position on the other candiadate’s superior skills and experience, but more often than not…

By Thomas Murray

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

National Broadband Plan Faces New Challenges

31st July 2018 Off

With the news that the energy infrastructure consortium SSE has dropped out of the bid for Ireland’s National Broadband Plan, the fate of the scheme seems to be very much up in the air. The sole remaining contender is Enet, a company described by an Irish Times industry source as an “expert network operator but…

By Thomas Murray

Trust – The hidden secret to successful Remote Working

30th July 2018 Off

 “Remote working requires trust between the manager and the worker to work.” Schnittman, Co-Founder of Owl Lab Just last week, Forbes published an article that was rather sceptical of Remote Working. Aside from microphones not working, internet connections being poor and a general feeling of disengagement- it was argued that Remote Working styles are more…

By Chloe Sullivan

Cut the Commute and the Skills Gap: Our Solution to Green Jobs

26th July 2018 Off

We are passionate about lots of things here at Abodoo, including Green Jobs. But the one element that I am proud to be an advocate of is our ambition to cut carbon emissions and tackle the skills gap through SmartWorking.   Let’s be honest, when you see ‘Carbon Emissions,’ on your Twitter feed, you tend…

By Chloe Sullivan

Supply Chain Associates with Spanish Needed

26th July 2018 Off

Looking for a rewarding career in the customer service industry? Our client based in Galway is looking for talented and fluent Spanish Supply Chain Associates to join their team. You will have previous experience with: Account management Online operations Supply chain   Additional brownie points if you can: Communicate clearly Communicate effectively Cross functional communication…

By Thomas Murray

French-speaking Sales and Service Consultant Wanted

25th July 2018 Off

Are you an enthusiastic self-starter looking to start a new SmartWorking career in the online retail industry? Our client based in Galway is looking for a French-speaking Sales and Service Consultant. This is a fantastic opportunity for a real people person who enjoys helping customers with their queries and problems.   You will have: – Customer…

By Thomas Murray