Friday Round Up in Ireland 12/01/2024

Posted in : Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 12 January 2024
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Issues covered: Gardaí Staff Shortages, Data Literacy, Free Webinar Recording, Increased Job Seeker Benefits, AI

This week's top 5:

  1. 62 Extensions of service granted in the Garda to address staff shortages in 2023
  2. Increased job seeker benefits to be introduced
  3. 32% of financial compliance experts said large public and private sector organisations have “questionable” practices
  4. ChatGPT 'Team' upgrade announced
  5. Staff absences triple amidst increasing pressure on struggling HR services

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  1. Case Law Review
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  3. Cyberattacks top concern for businesses in Ireland
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