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[et_pb_section admin_label="section"] [et_pb_row admin_label="row"] [et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text"]  ISME Training provides training specifically designed for and delivered to SMEs, offering practical…

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In this issue ISME’s new Chair, Margaret O’Rourke Doherty discusses her plans for the role. We also look at mandating COVID-19 Vaccination, Improving communications & managing conflict.

In this issue we also provide an update on the code of practice on the right to disconnect and look at the legal implications for the right to work remotely. Plus much more...

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ISME Regional Event
ISME Regional Event
   Calling all businesses in the South East. You are invited to join us on the 11th May from 1.00pm-2.00pm…
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The revised Work Safely Protocol is now available
The revised Work Safely Protocol is now available
The Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment Leo Varadkar T.D. today published updated guidance on ventilation, vaccinations and…
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Help if you have staff on the PUP who are reluctant to return to work
Help if you have staff on the PUP who are reluctant to return to work
Thankfully many business now have a clearer view of when they will be able to reopen for business. This will…