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Wellbeing in the workplace

There is considerable evidence supporting the view that training provided to businesses that encouraging positive mental health and a positive outlook on life helps create a better working environment. Recent data collated...

Futureproofing changing workplaces

Workplace expectations are changing. To meet these new challenges and unlock potential benefits, workplaces need to change too. John Ryan, CEO of Great Place to Work Ireland, outlines. As a society, the...

The new world of work

While driverless cars, robots and drones are grabbing the headlines there are major changes underway transforming the world of work. Kevin Empey, a HR specialist and chartered fellow of the CIPD, explores...

Coveney’s foreign affairs foray

Simon Coveney’s appointment to the Foreign Affairs portfolio has coincided with a marked tonal shift in Irish Government pronouncements on Brexit. While the overarching message is consistent, there is a newfound conviction...

Brexit and cross-border trade

Geographic location and economic interaction both place Northern Ireland in a particularly exposed position to changes in the economic relationship between the UK and EU, writes Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI)...

Watching and waiting: Micheál Martin, TD

Many had anticipated that following the formation of the minority coalition last year, Micheál Martin would not hesitate to collapse the Government at the first advantageous opportunity. This analysis was a miscalculation...