Irish Enterprise Awards 2017

Clare Company HRLocker Wins Irish Enterprise Awards 2017

Brian McDowell News

Lahinch-based HRLocker have won the Irish Enterprise Award for ‘BEST HR SOFTWARE COMPANY 2017’ in a contest sponsored by the Worldwide Business Review magazine. The West Coast company, now with 13 employees and listing clients such as Ryanair, help growing companies save time and money with their staff and People Management automation software. CEO Adam Coleman, the man behind the #SiliconVillage initiative to encourage other …

Clare Company HRLocker Wins Irish Enterprise Awards 2017 was last modified: April 26th, 2017 by Brian McDowell

Hiring and Communicating to Company Culture

Adam Coleman CEO HR Points of View

You don’t need me to tell you that communication’s one of the most important aspects of managing a business. How your vision is outlined to and bought into by your team is what makes you a special leader. Getting this message to new and potential recruits and across departments is therefore vital. We also know that applicants often apply to …

Hiring and Communicating to Company Culture was last modified: May 17th, 2017 by Adam Coleman

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People Management Needs and Solutions

Adam Coleman CEO HR Points of View

I’ve said it before, but HR problems are essentially business challenges that require solutions like any other area of commercial productivity. And HR software providers should deliver a full range of management/human resource systems and training support services to their customers to arm your team to move forward. This belief isn’t just based on being an HR consultant (or the …

People Management Needs and Solutions was last modified: October 10th, 2017 by Adam Coleman

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UK, Republic of Ireland, Scotland and Northern Ireland Bank Holidays 2017 and 2018

Brian McDowell Infographics Blog Posts

Here is a list of 2017 and 2018 Bank Holidays for the United Kingdom (U.K.) and Republic of Ireland (ROI), including specific public holidays unique to Northern Ireland & Scotland. This list covers several countries from the two separate states of Ireland and the U.K. as many organisations share offices and other facilities in multiple locations across both jurisdictions. (HRLocker …

UK, Republic of Ireland, Scotland and Northern Ireland Bank Holidays 2017 and 2018 was last modified: June 21st, 2017 by Brian McDowell

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INFOGRAPHIC Buyer Myths on Implementing Performance Management Systems

Brian McDowell Infographics Blog Posts

Myths BUSTED! This visual guide is compiled from a section of our ‘How to Implement an Effective Performance Management System‘ blog post. (Wow, that is a mouthful.) Many organisations overthink and fear implementing People Management processes such as Performance Management or Employee Performance Engagement (EPE) systems. But, really these are just like so many other Business Processes that can be …

INFOGRAPHIC Buyer Myths on Implementing Performance Management Systems was last modified: May 10th, 2017 by Brian McDowell

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How I reluctantly grew to love keeping timesheets

Brian McDowell Staff Posts

Insulted. Mistrusted. Angry. That’s how I felt at my last job when the company owner introduced a timesheet system. As a 99% remote worker this micromanaging infringement on my prized, flexible working arrangements struck deep. To be honest it caused a significantly deep sense of resentment. So how did that turn into a good thing? My poor wife cursed my boss …

How I reluctantly grew to love keeping timesheets was last modified: August 14th, 2017 by Brian McDowell