Barry Maloney of  Balderton Capital, who has joined the board of Jobbio.  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/THE IRISH TIMES

Online recruitment platform Jobbio is set to add 25 jobs after it secured €1.5 million in funding from investors. The new jobs will be located in Dub(...)

Network:  very important when sourcing a new job
How I went from job hunter to hunted
  • Work
  • September 18, 2015, 13:00

After sending out hundreds of copies of my CV to dozens of companies over the last year, I realised that I was getting nowhere because my approach wa(...)

Mick Power and his wife:  they are using to attract older foreign students, or graduates who come to Dublin for an internship, typically in their 20s and 30s

The recent announcement from the Revenue Commissioners that Airbnb hosts must account for their tax or face penalties has struck fear into the heart o(...)

I have a long-standing interest in Irish history and would like to visit for the 1916 commemorations but have been confused by different information o(...)

Investor Klaus Hommels at his venture capital firm, Lakestar, in Berlin: “We won’t be afraid to back start-ups with high valuations if we can accelerate their growth.” Photograph: Robbie Lawrence/ The New York Times

Klaus Hommels has invested in some of Europe’s most successful start-ups. That includes the music-streaming service Spotify and Klarna, a Swedish onli(...)

Morocco is a good destination for winter sun

My husband and I are planning a 10-day holiday from mid-October. We would like to go somewhere that doesn’t involve a long-haul flight but which ha(...)

Airbnb has a general reputation of working with authorities to ensure that regulations are honoured and that its hosts are aware of legal obligations and local regulations. Photograph: Waldo Swiegers/Bloomberg

The accommodation letting company Airbnb made Irish headlines this month by agreeing to share information with the Revenue Commissioners. Airbnb hosts(...)

Airbnb staff  offering assistance  outside  special meeting for Airbnb hosts  in Ringsend, Dublin this week. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

When the rules governing a new tax relief to encourage people to rent out rooms in their homes were being drawn up nearly two decades ago, no one had (...)

Karin O Flanagan: “The legislation around letting a room in your house tax-free up to €12,000 doesn’t specify the length of time the room is rented for.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The announcement this week that online hospitality business Airbnb is passing on details of its hosts to the Revenue Commissioners comes as no surpris(...)

Airbnb is a US company that via its website enables homeowners to rent bedrooms or their properties. It has just given Revenue full details of the ren(...)