Allowing workers to be flexible in their hours or work from home may help with greater productivity, employee happiness and create greater goodwill towards the company. Photograph: iStock

What makes a healthy workplace? Most of us will spend one third of our adult life at work. It’s a big chunk of time and how we feel about it impacts(...)

“With so many opportunities available, it’s important you have a look at what you really want to be doing and go there first and see how it goes . . . There is no need to be applying for every role there is.” Photograph: iStock

There has never been a better time to be a graduate, with the country almost at full employment and plenty of opportunities available to those startin(...)

Sigmar, which in February said it would expand following investment from French group Adéquat, has already developed a niche around sourcing web developers from central and eastern European countries or the IT industry.

Sigmar Recruitment is considering opening a new unit in Kerry to recruit web developers from countries such as Romania and Croatia to work remotely fo(...)

Sigmar chief executive Adrian McGennis

Irish recruitment company Sigmar is to enter a strategic partnership with the France-based Groupe Adéquat to create a €1 billion global group. Sigmar(...)

A civil engineer with one to two years’ experience can expect a salary of around €30,000, rising to up to €50,000 or more after five years’ experience. Photograph: iStockphoto/Getty Images

The figures don’t lie: there was a 20 per cent rise last year in the number of college applicants opting for construction-related courses along with a(...)

Sigmar Recruitment chief executive Adie Mc Gennis: firm said it was on track to deliver 50 of the new 150 roles by the end of 2016. Photograph: Bryan Brophy/1IMAGE Photography

Sigmar, one of the country’s largest recruitment firms, is to more than double its own workforce with the creation of 150 new jobs by the end of 2018(...)

Bright future: a digital media content manager can earn up to €75,000, says Sigmar Recruitment

If you are keen to pursue a course in the arts and humanities, it is likely that you are choosing your subject for its own sake rather than as the st(...)

Monster, the Real Madrid to’s Barcelona, has come on board as a sponsor of National Employment Week.

There is sure to be a little extra spice in the rivalry between the two behemoth online jobs sites, Indeed. com and Monster, following National Employ(...)