Friday 20 April 2018

David McWilliams: Give employers a good reason to hire, not fire

David McWilliams

David McWilliams

Tonight all over Ireland, people who employ other people will go to bed and the last thought in their heads will be: "Who will I fire tomorrow?"

What can we do to change that thought so that the last thought in their heads becomes: "Who will I hire tomorrow?"

Can the change of government change this conversation? How might this shift come about whereby the people who employ others -- the only people who can drag this economy upwards -- look more favourably on the idea of hiring an extra worker?

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