Company Culture and Emigration: Why Employers Need to Give a Sh*t

Maura McElhone

“Workplace has become terrain of insecurity and exhaustion,” read the headline in a recent Monday edition of the Irish Times.

And a happy new work week to you, too!

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Topics: Company Culture

6,000 Miles in the Pursuit of Happiness

Maura McElhone

In January of this year, I made a life-changing decision. After 6 years spent living in the U.S., I realised that that chapter had come to a close: I no longer saw a future for myself there. The signs had been there for quite some time, signs that I’d chosen to distract myself from rather than confront and act upon, simply because it was easier. Besides, I wasn’t unhappy in America. I just wasn’t as happy as I imagined it was possible to be.

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Topics: Company Culture, Employer Branding

Beyond the Bean Bags: What IS Company Culture?

Maura McElhone

As a company that realises the power of a strong employer brand, Clinch encourages its customers to bring their company cultures to the forefront of the profiles and careers pages they create on our site.

And there it is again, the human resources and recruitment buzzword of the moment: "culture." But what does it mean, really?

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Topics: Company Culture