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"For employers, know that returning to work is difficult for employees
who have been away from the office. Their confidence will need rebuilding
and they will be anxious about leaving their child(ren). Talk to your people, acknowledge their challenges and offer support. Be transparent and consistent with decisions around flexible working arrangements."

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Echolive Feature: My Weekend

"After working in different HR roles for 20 years, I set up my business, AdvanceHR
to support owners of small businesses who do not need a full-time HR person, but who do need an expert they can trust to help them manage HR compliance risk and deal with the staff issues that come up time and time again."

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Clodagh on the 96fm Opinion Line discussing how the recent rise in case numbers may affect your business

Irish Examiner Feature on Returning to the Office

"Clodagh O’Donovan of AdvanceHR said that the issue around vaccines and what information should be disclosed and should be protected is a legal grey area."

"Obviously there is a duty of care that each employer has to their employee, however, there is also GDPR to take into consideration which prevents the sharing of personal data without consent.

How these type of situations should be managed requires clarification and at the moment it is up to each employer to decide what they will do...."

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Echo Feature: Cork Business Women Navigating the Pandemic

"Particularly in family businesses, where there might not be many employees, Clodagh explained that her services can make a big difference.

“Someone might be a CEO, Managing Director, they are wearing all of these different hats and then the HR kind of creeps in. That’s OK for the smaller issues, but not for complex or sensitive situations,” Clodagh explained....."

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My Rollercoaster Journey....

"My lovely Dad passed away on 2nd February 2020 and AdvanceHR came into being on 3rd February 2020. In my mind and heart, the two are forever entwined..." continue

“Clodagh, is an amazing consultant! Her patient, kind and clear way of communication made working with her a pleasure. I feel in the most competent and best hands with AdvanceHR and am looking forward to working with Clodagh again!"

West Cork Sudbury School

"I have engaged with Clodagh from AdvanceHR since early 2020 and I can highly recommend Clodagh's excellent HR services to any business. As a small company, it makes perfect sense outsourcing our HR requirements to a professional with the expertise that Clodagh brings to ensure our HR is current and to avail of her sound advice to make good hiring decisions. Her manner is professional and she possesses the special skill that is so important, she listens carefully."