When Love Breaks Down In The Workplace: A Guide for Irish Employers

Relationships – we all have them.  We all have familial relationships – and most of us also have romantic/sexual relationships.  And, for better or for worse, these relationships occur in the workplace.  It could be a small business run by a husband and wife team.  Or...

‘Tis the season to be jolly’ but what if the Christmas party goes wrong?

In light of recent allegations involving the former artistic director of the Gate Theatre and a worldwide examination of inappropriate behaviour, sexual harassment and abuse of power by executives within the entertainment world, sexual harassment in the workplace is...

Social Networking: A Minefield for Employers!

Social media networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, MySpace and Instagram have become major and influential social communication tools. According to a recent social media and employment survey carried out by William Fry Solicitors, 81% of Irish employees’ access...