Remote Working: many businesses examining how they can continue to support those who wish to work from home after crisis is over Over 60 per cent of Irish companies are looking at ways to make remote working a permanent option for their employees, according to a...

Our current global scenario transformed remote working from a trend to a need in business. HRLocker examines the issues and benefits of implementing a remote working policy Remote working is fast becoming one of the main trends for the future of work. Companies now realise that implementing...

Even with business support measures, RTE reports that SMEs still have financial issues There was a rare piece of positive business news in recent days amid the relentlessly gloomy financial and economic headlines of late. New figures from Deloitte revealed that corporate insolvencies had fallen by almost...

Irish Tech News interview with Les Dunne, Chief Connector at IrelandTogether What is your background briefly? I was in the transport and courier sector for almost 20 years and back in 2015 decided that I needed a fresh challenge and as a self-confessed tech geek the technology...

The Covid-19 challenges and uncertainties require leaders and managers to respond with compassion at the heart of their leadership. Read below: These are the hands of health and care staff who dedicate their lives to caring for others. And who are now committed to caring for...

COVID-19 has been changing our traditional working model dramatically, including the way we hire. So what do we need to know to make remote hiring work? Check below: Hiring the right people has never been easy - many factors impact both sides (employer and candidate), regardless...

Forbe's new article analyses some of the PR strategies than can help companies with free publicity.  There's an adage that states, "There's no such thing as bad publicity." While some may argue with the statement, the fact remains that if you raise the notability of your...

How to improve online presence during turbulent times? The Trading Online Voucher scheme is designed to help small Irish businesses. Read below further details on the criteria and how to apply. The government has updated its Trading Online Voucher scheme and expanded on an already excellent...

Author: Paul Hogan Considering our frightening obsession with selfies, you’d think video meetings had replaced audio meetings as a preferred communication choice long ago. Not so fast. As recently as 2018, No Jitter estimated that fewer than half of employees who had video collaboration technology actually used it...

Linda Breathnach's interview with Dearbhla Meaney, CEO of The Mental Health and Wellbeing Summit around the importance of self-care when parenting and working from home during Lockdown: https://www.facebook.com/MentalHealthWellbeingSummit/videos/276466973363332/...

Linda Breathnach's interview with PCI College (affiliated with Middlesex University) about how to improve communications in couples during these challenging times. Linda offers a wealth of tips, suggestions and advice on how to communicate better and avoid arguments and conflict. https://youtu.be/V_TrMz_v8F4...

Microsoft Teams' latest update increases significantly the number of participants in a call. More details below: Microsoft is making a massive upgrade to Teams — well, kind of. The company is rolling out a new update to Microsoft Teams that increases the number of participant views by more...

As the world faces an unprecedented crisis, the consequential issues surrounding landlords and tenants are likely to linger. In this new article, Patrick F. O’Reilly & Co. Solicitors comments on commercial leases and the Covid-19 pandemic. The impact of the COVID-19 virus on retail, hospitality and...

Innovation is finally dead - At long, long last! Author: Rob Reynolds, Editor of Elbe Valley COVID-19 has caused us all to take a deep breath and look very closely at how we all conduct business. While these are trying times for sure, they are also a...

What will the future of work look like? We've been asking this question for a while, as we discuss what trends, technologies, and services would impact us the most. However, no analysis could ever expect that the future workplace would be affected by a pandemic....

Check below Mauve's Group latest COVID-19 updates for each country.  As the COVID19 pandemic continues, many countries around the world are implementing new fiscal and legislative measures to support companies, workers and their economies. Mauve Group is working with our expert partners on-the-ground to obtain the latest...

Mauve are setting up a series of video posts called ‘Ask Demetra’, Mauve’s Event Manager, and in this first episode she sits down with Mauve’s International Compliance Manager, Lorna Ferrie, to answer some questions people sent in about the effects that the pandemic may have...