In the Green Chair: Jennifer O’Donoghue
Jennifer O’Donoghue manages Temporary Office Support at Eden Recruitment. How did you end up in the Green Chair? Having left school, I became a cabin crew member in Aer Lingus. Travelling the world, staying in amazing hotels in places like LA, New York and... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
What will be the high-paying jobs of the future?
The threat that robots pose to human employment is nothing new. Since the Industrial Revolution, we’ve seen machines displace manual labour, mostly for the betterment of mankind. But something new is afoot. As Artificial Intelligence (AI) advances at an exponential... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
Get to work on a summertime smoothie
We have several smoothie fans here at Eden Recruitment, always on the look-out for the next great pick-me-up. Smoothies were made for summer – they’re light and refreshing in hot weather yet highly nutritious. And they’re a really easy way to load up on the good... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
In the Green Chair: Patrick Leamy
Patrick Leamy manages the Financial Services & Banking Division at Eden Recruitment. How did you end up here in the Green Chair? Business is in the blood, I guess, as I grew up in Sligo in a family of small retailers. This influenced me in deciding to study... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
Taking the time to make a difference
Generation Z (those born since the mid-90s, for the uninitiated) are now entering the workplace in droves, and they have lots to offer. They tend to be flexible in where and when they work, which can suit modern-day employers. They are individual and they are curious,... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
Eggs galore for Temple Street!
Staff, clients and suppliers of Eden Recruitment made sure the kids in Temple Street Hospital would not be wanting this Easter as they packed the boardroom full of chocolate goodies. It was great to visit Temple Street to hand over the spoils! The Temple Street... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
Are you ready for Generation Z?
Move over Millennials, it’s time for Generation Z …not exactly a comforting thought for many a HR manager, still grappling with how to relate to the demographic cohort that is now on the way out. So who are Gen Z? They were born from the mid-90s to 2010, so no older... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
Counteroffers. They don’t work. Here’s why.
The counteroffer. It’s a term to send a shudder down the spine of anyone working in recruitment at the moment.  We’ve always had it, but in today’s tight talent pool, where retention is king, it has never been more widespread. Not least in my area of financial... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
Frontline defence
A German banking giant faces a $14billion fine over mis-selling. Soon after a Danish financial institution finds itself in the dock for suspicious payments. The business pages are punctuated with tales of large corporations falling prey to fraud and money laundering.... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
Eden survey shows workplace satisfaction on the rise
While workers in Ireland are more content this year than in 2017, younger employees are less happy than their middle-aged counterparts and private sector staff are less satisfied than those in the public sector. These are the findings of research commissioned by Eden... READ WHOLE ARTICLE