Gillian Horan: The Inside Story

by Gillian Horan, The Pudding Brand

The availability of talent is one of the biggest challenges facing businesses in Ireland and internationally. To attract the best, you need a strong employer brand. If they don’t know what it’s like to work for your company, you risk losing valuable candidates to other employers.

Companies such as Workday know this. It has featured on the Great Place to Work list for the past five years and this year was the second time it achieved the top spot. Last year’s winner, AbbVie, was ranked second, followed by Salesforce, Version 1 and HubSpot.

All of these organisations have strong employer brands. It is vital for businesses to invest in employer branding, particularly if they are growing globally or hiring from a younger demographic.

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Ireland Among World Leaders in Women Leadership

Ireland ranks 17th in the 2018 Women in Leadership index conducted by the IESE Business School, with very strong progress in the social leadership dimension and a leading position in the business leadership sphere.

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2016 CSR Awards Shortlist Announced

Pictured at the launch of the CSR Awards last March are John Cunningham, Chair of CSR Awards judging panel; Ian Talbot, Chief Executive, Chambers Ireland; Pauline McKiernan, Corporate Sustainability Manager, Ulster Bank (Winners of 2015 Award for Outstanding Achivement in CSR); Tadhg Lucey, Director of CSR and sustainability, BAM Ireland (sponsors of CSR Awards)

Pictured at the launch of the CSR Awards last March are John Cunningham, Chair of CSR Awards judging panel; Ian Talbot, Chief Executive, Chambers Ireland; Pauline McKiernan, Corporate Sustainability Manager, Ulster Bank (Winners of 2015 Award for Outstanding Achivement in CSR); Tadhg Lucey, Director of CSR and sustainability, BAM Ireland (sponsors of CSR Awards)

Chambers Ireland has announced the shortlist for the 2016 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Awards.

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INBUSINESS FEATURE: The Rise of Co-Working Culture

Sinéad Geraghty, Co-founder, FlexHuddle

Everyday new start-ups and innovators are emerging from the ever more popular co-working office spaces scattered around the country. But what exactly is co-working and how is it changing the landscape of the Irish workplace? ORLA CONNOLLY finds out more.

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