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Susan O’Mara: The time value of money

Susan O’Mara: The time value of money

When writing a piece for the Top 50 edition of the Construction magazine, I always try to find a way to link my piece with the number 50. My colleagues in the Construction Executive Savings Scheme (CERS), celebrate the scheme’s 50th anniversary this year. It made me...

Skillnet Ireland: How to work ON your business, not IN your business

Skillnet Ireland: How to work ON your business, not IN your business

Nobody gets into business expecting sleepless nights and the many hassles that come with running a small company. Somewhere the aim of being in business for yourself and your family gets lost and your time gets eaten up working in the business as an employee. Then all...

Clicks and mortar towards a greener future in construction

Clicks and mortar towards a greener future in construction

Philip Crampton is the newly-elected President of the European Construction Industry Federation and will take up his role in May 2022. Following the publication of the CIF’s new Guide to Supporting Green Construction, he considers the benefits of a smarter, greener...

How to solve a problem like: The great post-lockdown office return

How to solve a problem like: The great post-lockdown office return

Anthony Brady, Industrial Relations and Employment Services Executive with the CIF, looks at what employers should start to consider in relation to workers returning to an office setting After 15 long months of the Covid-19 pandemic, both employers and workers can...