Beyond box ticking
Ireland has a skills shortage and a deeper pool of talent is the solution. Emmet Ryan meets the people showing that diversity isn’t just about doing the right thing, it’s what’s best for business
The banners and flags look great at Pride. Similarly, those photo opportunities with groups representing the disabled. Being able to say how many different languages you have in your company is just fantastic. It’s all fantastic window-dressing that presents a great face.
Alone, these symbols or stats do nothing. Pride being the one day of the year LGBT members feel recognised for who they are are in a business leaves 364 with questions....
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Podcast: CWSI on securing remote workers during lockdown working
Emmet Ryan speaks to Paul Conaty, Principal Consultant at CWSI, about the challenges of maintaining privacy and security through remote working
Podcast: Avaya on improving connectivity through the crisis
Emmet Ryan speaks to Aidan Furlong, Avaya country manager, and Seamus Carter, sales engineer about the evolution of the company during the coronavirus crisis
Tinkerer tailors a solution for property owners to save on water bills
Plumber Dave Hogan set up Smart Flow, a water technology business that helps identify leaks and other issues to cut out water waste