Category Archives: Work & Workers

Interesting Article: On Working Remotely: An Automattic Reader

Article Shared On Working Remotely: An Automattic Reader By Jeff Rozic This is going to be more popular in the future when people return to work after working from home!

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Proud To Be Irish – Leo Leads Irish Through Corona Virus Crisis

  Taoiseach Leo Varadkar delivered this great speech on St.Patrick’s Day live on tv to the Irish. Here is the speech in full. Lá Fhéile Pádraig shona daoibh! This is a Saint Patrick’s Day like no other. A day that … Continue reading

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Crazy Nursing Agency Fees

Why are don’t the HSE get more Human Resources staff and recruit graduating nurses themselves. It would take more people off the dole and they would have more control over the quality of staff they get. The HSE currently pays … Continue reading

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I Stand With the Irish Nurses & Midwifes

  Our nurses went on strike  on 30th Jan 2019 at 8 am for 24 hours to highlight their problems of being understaffed and their low pay. The restorative pay promised many years ago was never given to them. Most … Continue reading

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Rudai 23: A New Online Course for Information Professionals

The course is certified by the Library Association of Ireland.This course will be of interest to information professionals who would like to learn more about using web tools for professional development and promoting your library. Continue reading

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Happy International Women’s Day

Progress For Women Is Progress For All! See Interesting Article: Title: A Day Without a Woman Author: Women’s March On Washington Free Text & Source: https://www.womensmarch.com/womensday/ The Internet, Online, 8/3/2017 Sample Text On International Women’s Day, March 8th, women and … Continue reading

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Writers Say They Feel Censored By Surveillance

Title: Writers Say They Feel Censored By Surveillance Author: JENNIFER SCHUESSLER, The New York Times Full Text & Source: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/05/arts/writers-say-they-feel-censored-by-surveillance The Internet, Online, 5/10/2016 Sample Text: A survey of writers around the world by the PEN American Center has found … Continue reading

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The Sleep and Work Habits of 15 Famous Writers

Title: The Sleep and Work Habits of 15 Famous Writers Author: Sarah Stodola Full Text & Source: https://vanwinkles.com/sleep-habits-of-famous-writers The Internet, Online, 07/09/2016 Sample Text: Ask any fan of literature to describe the quintessential writer’s lifestyle, and the answer usually includes … Continue reading

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50 Famous Author Interviews That Shouldn’t Be Missed

Title:50 Famous Author Interviews That Shouldn’t Be Missed Author: Online College Organisation Full Text & Source:http://www.onlinecollege.org/2010/03/28/50-famous-author-interviews-that-shouldnt-be-missed/ The Internet, Online, 14/08/2016 Sample Text: Bestsellers Get a look into authors with celebrity status in these interviews. These interviews may also be of … Continue reading

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Library Workers: Facts & Figures

Title:Library Workers: Facts & Figures Author:Department For Professional Employees, USA Full Text & Source:http://dpeaflcio.org/programs-publications/issue-fact-sheets/library-workers-facts-figures/ The Internet, Online, 01/07/2016 Sample Text: Libraries and library staff provide essential services for schools, universities, and communities.  Americans use libraries for free, reliable, and organized … Continue reading

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Gender Equality Factsheet – University As Employer

Title: Gender Equality Factsheet Author:Ireland, NUI, Galway Full Text & Source: https://www.nuigalway.ie/media/nuigalwayie/content/files/aboutus/Gender-Equality-Factsheet-April-2015.pdf The Internet, Online, 30/06/2016 Sample Text NUI Galway is fully committed to achieving equality of opportunity for all staff, irrespective of their gender We are changing how we … Continue reading

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How Cognitive And Cloud Technology Levels The Playing Field For The Blind

Title:How Cognitive And Cloud Technology Levels The Playing Field For The Blind Author:Steve Hamm, IBM Full Text & Source:http://www.forbes.com/sites/ibm/2016/05/26/how-cognitive-and-cloud-technology-levels-the-playing-field-for-the-blind/ The Internet, Online, 30/05/2016 Sample Text: Ever since Thomas Panek learned at age 20 that he would lose his eyesight due … Continue reading

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Life Is Short – Be Happy

Title:11 Ways To Enjoy Summer When You’re Working A Full-Time Job Author: Ariella Coombs , Career Realism Full Text & Source:http://www.careerealism.com/working-full-time-job-summer/ The Internet, Online, 25/05/2016 Sample Text: Here are a few tips for making the most out of your summer … Continue reading

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Guide to Writing a Career Development Plan

Title: Guide to Writing a Career Development Plan Author: Success Factors Full Text & Source: https://performancemanager.successfactors.com/doc/po/develop_employe The Internet, Online, 23/05/2016 Sample Text Career Development Plan Menu: Guide Sample Template This section contains two types of development plans. The Performance Development … Continue reading

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IRC: Gender Strategy & Action Plan 2013-2020

Title: IRC: Gender Strategy & Action Plan 2013-2020 Author: Irish Research Council Full Text & Source: http://www.research.ie/sites/default/files/irish_research_council_gender_action_plan_2013_-2020.pdf The Internet, Online, 15/4/2016 Sample Text: Irish Research CouncilGender Strategy & Action Plan 2013–2020. Ensuring excellence and maximising creativity andinnovation in Irish Research … Continue reading

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What does a Librarian do?

Title: What does a Librarian do? Author: Sokanu Full Text & Source:https://www.sokanu.com/careers/librarian/ The Internet, Online, 10/4/2016 Sample Text: A librarian is a professional trained in information science. Working at a school, a local library, or even for the government, a … Continue reading

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Top Skills for Tomorrow’s Librarians | Careers 2016

Title:Top Skills for Tomorrow’s Librarians | Careers 2016 Author: Meredith Schwartz, Library Journal Full Text & Source:http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2016/03/featured/top-skills-for-tomorrows-librarians-c The Internet, Online, 8/4/2016 Sample Text LJ reached out to academic and public library directors and other thought leaders nationwide to find out … Continue reading

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10 Tips for a More Beautiful and Functional Home Office

Title:10 Tips for a More Beautiful and Functional Home Office Author: Amy-Mae Elliott, Mashable UK Full Text & Source: http://mashable.com/2012/07/30/tips-home-office/ The Internet, Online, 3/2/2016 Sample Text: If you work from home, you owe it to yourself to set up a … Continue reading

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A Burnt Ship By John Donne

Out of a fired ship, which by no way But drowning could be rescued from the flame, Some men leap’d forth, and ever as they came Near the foes’ ships, did by their shot decay; So all were lost, which … Continue reading

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What can I do with an arts or humanities degree?

Title:What can I do with an arts or humanities degree? Author:Grad Ireland Full Text & Source: https://gradireland.com/careers-advice/jobs-with-your-degree/what-can-i-do-with-an-arts-or-humanities-degree The Internet, Online, 11/11/2015 Sample Text: Career options for arts and humanities graduates: jobs you can do with a degree in arts and … Continue reading

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