Addressing the skills gap when faced with a talent puddle

Addressing the skills gap when faced with a talent puddle

What in previous years has been a large talent pool of skilled construction labour, this year has turned into a ‘talent puddle’, says Ferdia White, business director of Dublin-based Hays recruiting agency. Moreover, the skills gap in Ireland’s construction gap is...

Women in construction: Anne Kinsella

Women in construction: Anne Kinsella

Equal Measures - An insight into a career in construction from a woman’s point of view Anne Kinsella An engineering manager with Clonmel Enterprises Ltd who has worked in the industry for 19 years My first job was as a graduate resident engineer with Kildare County...

How to make an IT value judgement in a post-Covid workplace

How to make an IT value judgement in a post-Covid workplace

Covid forced change in the workplace but the power behind it was driven by IT. Re-evaluating how to engage digitally can led to commercial opportunities, writes Azon Recruitment Group’s Principal Technology Consultant Gary Caffrey A long-established construction...

Kilsaran launch new Merrion Paving Range  

Kilsaran launch new Merrion Paving Range  

Kilsaran's new Merrion paving flags feature large visible contrasting stone chippings, offering a high-end finish similar to natural stone, granite or terrazzo. All flags are 40mm in depth for greater ease of application, ideal for balconies, patio areas and gardens....

Claire McNamee: 35 years on the CIF front desk

Claire McNamee: 35 years on the CIF front desk

Claire McNamee first walked through the Dublin doors of the Construction Industry Federation on November 17, 1986. Over three decades of dedication to the organisation later - always on time, never a sick day - she leaves fulfilled as the pandemic rumble on. “I feel...