Lidl is one of the Republic’s biggest grocery chains, with a market share of 11.7 per cent. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

German discount retailer Lidl plans to offer 40 places to employees in Ireland on a management degree programme that will be delivered by Ulster Unive(...)

Research shows that while things like free membership of gyms and art museums might get employees in the door, what keeps them there are much less glitzy perks: good health insurance, adequate time off, decent pension and retirement planning, dental benefits and parental leave

When it comes to wellbeing at work, “casual Fridays” and an “eat me” sticker on a fruit bowl in the office kitchen just don’t make the grade anymore. (...)

The two German-owned rivals  are renowned for having the best entry-level hourly pay rates in the industry. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Supermarket group Lidl has pledged to match the pay rise for entry-level store assistants that was announced on Friday by its rival, Aldi, amid what i(...)

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Mary Mitchell O’Connor with Maeve McCleane, HR director of Lidl in Ireland, announcing the supermarket chain’s plans to recruit 600 new employees over the next 24 months. Photograph: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

Lidl, the German discount supermarket chain, is aiming to cement its growing share of the Irish grocery market by hiring an extra 600 employees over t(...)

As many millennials are turning their back on big businesses in favour of lean start-ups, are graduate recruitment schemes increasingly a waste of time?

It’s that time of the year again when organisations across the country are preparing for an influx of college-leavers. Graduate programmes serve bot(...)