Leaders may need to encourage such initiatives but remote work veterans say it is vital to grant autonomy to staff. Photograph: iStock

Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the office, a second wave of coronavirus is forcing many workers to stay at home. The wobbly chairs (...)

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), one of India’s largest companies by market capitalisation, is to create more than 80 high-skilled jobs across Ireland on the back of a projected increase in business here. (Photograph:  Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire)

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), one of India’s largest companies by market capitalisation, is to create more than 80 high-skilled jobs across Irela(...)

Google topped the list of employment permits granted to non-European citizens, with 146 permits granted to recruits from non-EEA countries, or their spouses/dependants. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Almost 1,700 employment permits have been granted to non-European citizens in the tech sector so far this year to plug a skills shortage. In the year (...)