Tag Archives: Labour Relations

The Irish workplace..seen from the Irish Times

Interesting series of articles in Irish Times, which ran from January 11th on the future of the workplace. One of my main interests was the article on the impact of HR on unions; the headline on the article proclaiming that … Continue reading

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Wearing ‘Faith symbols’ at work. ECHR decision; has anything changed?

There has been a lot of attention given to the decision in the case of Eweida & Ors v The United Kingdom at the European Court of Human Rights. Incidentally, note that this is NOT the Court of Justice of … Continue reading

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Not quite Urbe et Orbe, but what are the employment law issues in 2013?

For practitioners it’s hard not to look beyond two hoped for and very important developments in the area of dispute resolution. The biggest industrial relations issues of the year are likely to arise from public service reform, but here I … Continue reading

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Workplace Solutions blog! 2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for the Workplace Solutions blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 8,100 views in 2012. If every person who … Continue reading

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Sunday Business Show, Today FM; Dec 16th. Pat Brady on the Sunday Papers and other things

Delighted to have been a guest again on the Sunday Business Show on December 16th with Presenter Conaill O’Morain reviewing the papers with Frank Mulrennan of Celtic Media. Frank talks about his Management Buy Out of the company and a … Continue reading

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The staff Xmas party…too much cheer could cost you dear

I know, I know, the party poopers are at it again. But just dusting down some seasonal advice might save you a lot of trouble, and cost! (This is an updated version of a post from last year, and I … Continue reading

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Sunday Business Show, Today FM Oct 14th. Pat Brady on the Sunday Papers and other things

Delighted to have been a guest on the Sunday Business Show on October 14th with Presenter Conaill O’Morain reviewing the papers with Eilis Quinlan. You can hear the show here. My contribution begins about 1o minutes in. (After the initial … Continue reading

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