Leaving Certificate results…what are the options?

Leaving Certificate results…what are the options?

Today in Ireland over 58,000 final year school students will receive their Leaving Certificate results.  Many of these will head to university in September to spend the next three or four years in further education, however this is not the only option, and in some cases, it is perhaps not the right option. In a […]

Three ways to better engage with staff

Three ways to better engage with staff

By now, we all know that employee retention and business success isn’t all about the money – but what is it about? Rachel Tubridy outlines the three secrets to better department and employee management. These days, there is more to employee retention than just the right salary in the right location. Finance managers are looking […]

‘Au revoir’ rather than ‘goodbye’

‘Au revoir’ rather than ‘goodbye’

Train people well enough to leave…and then come back This appears to be the new approach to talent retention and industry leader Louise Phelan seems to think so too. It’s a long-term talent retention strategy which is not to be ignore. Listening to Louise Phelan on the radio this morning with Vincent Wall, she spent […]

2019 Survey Results

2019 Survey Results

Hi all, I hope you are enjoying your summer so far. We are delighted to be able to provide you with the full results from our 2019 Tipping Points Survey.  We had over 1440 responses, almost 60% of these were from candidates working in Finance so we feel it really does deliver a solid understanding […]

Tuning in to Switching off

Tuning in to Switching off

How ‘on’ do you feel you have to be to meet the company’s minimum expectation of you? That was a question posed in a recent survey completed by PeopleSource.ie. With over 1,000 responses, a surprising 51% of Irish professionals felt they should be available 24/7, 24/5, or a minimum of 10 hours per day. Access […]

Your health is your wealth

Your health is your wealth

I attended a great workshop during the week ‘Tackle your Feelings’, hosted by @Metis Ireland and delivered by Rugby Players Ireland in partnership with Zurich (I think I’ve managed to name check all the right people here!). In 1.5 hours, the workshop covered a lot with some interesting anecdotes from performance psychologist Kelley Fay who […]