Delighed to be featured in The Irish Times last week in the Business Section. The article talks about how flexibility is finally beginning to take off among employers. Unfortunately Ireland does lag other countries in this regard. Given that we have the highest childcare costs in Europe this is an area which has been ignored for too long.
However there is finally the realisation that flexible working is a smart way to access highly skilled talent and it can save costs as well. In particular with small businesses it is a way to access higher quality talent that you may not be able to afford on a full time basis. At WorkJuggle often see how a very normal role, if advertised with some flexibility, can attract a much more talented skillset. Simply put if you want highly motivated and skilled people then offering flexibility is the way to go.
Want to read more? Here is the link https://www.irishtimes.com/business/work/a-little-flexibility-goes-a-long-way-in-business-1.3386794