May 30, 2024

Absence Management

In the Republic of Ireland, under the Organisation of Working Time Act 1997, employees who are absent from work due to illness are entitled to be paid for a public holiday if it falls during their absence. Regarding the accumulation of annual leave entitlement, an employee who is absent from work due to a GP-certified illness will continue to accumulate their statutory annual leave entitlement as if they were working.
May 16, 2024

Probation

The initial 10 days of an employee's induction are crucial and sometimes things just don't work out. Despite the best onboarding experience, it could just be a bad fit for everyone. This article discusses the process of letting someone go during these early days of onboarding when it's clear that the fit isn't right for either party.