Out of office: Your essential round-up of the latest business news
The Covid-19 Credit Guarantee Scheme (CGS), which had been due to close at the end of the year, will now stay open for new applications until the end of June. The suspension of redundancy provisions relating to temporary lay-off and short-time work, which arose as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, will also be extended until the end of March 2021. The €2 billion Covid-19 CGS, launched in September, was brought in to provide low...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine
How I manage: ‘Ensure that your team members are not afraid to take a different point of view’
Good leadership means fostering a healthy environment where people feel comfortable enough to challenge you, DLA Piper’s Maura Dineen says
How to manage: Organisations must prepare for expansion of whistleblower laws
As the scope of protection and range of obligations extends, employers will need to be proactive and plan ahead for this new regulatory landscape based on principles of transparency and accountability
Statutory sick pay changes to cost employers up to €1,100 more a year for each worker
The new scheme will begin on January 1 next year, with workers initially being entitled to three days of paid sick leave a year and then increasing to ten days of paid sick leave by 2025.
How to work: The pandemic has shrunk our networks, but it’s time to rebuild them
Over the past year, our focus has shifted towards a smaller number of close relationships, but research shows people with strong and diverse networks are happier, live longer and earn more money