Globalisation, rapid digitalisation and new consumer preferences are transforming careers and jobs. And the pace of change is accelerating. This brings great opportunities, but also risks. What will the new jobs look like and are our workplaces, education and social protection systems ready for change? Smarter World, Smarter Work examines these issues and sets out a vision for our economy and society.
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Automation, digital platforms and innovation are changing the types of new jobs and the nature of work itself.
Balancing social and personal needs with the demands from employers and work can be difficult.
How we regulate our labour market will be a key factor in determining our ability to attract and retain jobs in the economy.
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Our campaign aims to improve people's quality of life by making Ireland a better place to live and work.
We tell the story of the evolution of the Irish business model and the development of substance in the economy.
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Our Employer Relations team, led by Maeve McElwee, together with our Corporate Affairs team, led by Siobhán Masterson, are responsible for developing the policy priorities and communicating them through our campaign; Smarter World, Smarter Work. If you would like more information, or would like to arrange a briefing, please contact the Corporate Affairs team on 01 605 1527.Contact us
Head of Corporate Affairs