Archive for Author: george

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Director Umbrella compliance – An Update

Director Umbrella compliance – An Update As the previous article ‘Director Umbrella Solutions’ has mentioned, people who join Director Umbrella Structures as individual contractors are highly popular in the local Irish market. This structure gives self-employed people a quick and easy way to start their contracting experience as well...

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Covid-19 and its Impact on the Gig Economy

Covid-19 and its Impact on the Gig Economy According to Investopedia; the gig economy involves a situation whereby “temporary, flexible jobs are commonplace and companies tend toward hiring independent contractors and freelancers instead of full-time employees. A gig economy undermines the traditional economy of full-time workers who rarely change...

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Returning to Work After Covid-19 Pandemic

Returning to Work After Covid-19 Pandemic Paying Employees  A lot of employers are dependent on the wage subsidy scheme to be able to pay their employees while they were unable to work due to Covid-19 closures. Even when places of employment re-open, employers can still temporarily avail of this...

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A Guide to the Restart Business Grant

A Guide to the Restart Business Grant The purpose of this grant is to help small businesses recover from the financial downfall caused by Covid-19 closures.  The grants will be equivalent to the rates bill⃰ of the business in 2019, with a minimum payment of €2,000 and a maximum...

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Change Management

Change Management Change management is the expression used to describe all the activities involved in making an organisation ready for change including ones such as preparing, supporting and helping individuals and groups with the change process. What are the main instigators of organisational change? These include organisational change, organisational...

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Being the Bill Murray of Business

Being the Bill Murray of Business Recently I watched The Bill Murray Stories: Life Lessons Learned from a Mythical Man, the 2018 documentary about the great man himself. The documentary recounts tales of Bill being a happy go lucky guy, gate-crashing parties, joining in on random softball parties and going...

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