Archive for Month: May

Covid-19 and its Impact on the Gig Economy

According to Investopedia; the gig economy involves a situation whereby “temporary, flexible jobs are commonplace and companies tend toward hiring independent contractors and freelancers instead of full-time employees. A gig economy undermines the traditional economy of full-time workers who rarely change positions and instead focus on a lifetime career.”...

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Returning to Work After Covid-19 Pandemic

Paying Employees  A lot of employers are dependent on the wage subsidy scheme to be able to pay their employees while they were unable to work due to Covid-19 closures. Even when places of employment re-open, employers can still temporarily avail of this scheme to pay their staff (both...

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A Guide to the Restart Business Grant

The purpose of this grant is to help small businesses recover from the financial downfall caused by Covid-19 closures.  The grants will be equivalent to the rates bill⃰ of the business in 2019, with a minimum payment of €2,000 and a maximum payment of €10,000. Any business that has...

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