Work & Productivity

Work & Productivity

The workplace is transforming. Learn how to redefine how work gets done and foster employee engagement and culture in exciting new ways.

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Banking on technology to empower employees with new ways of working  

Banking on technology to empower employees with new ways of working  

AIB extends its relationship with Microsoft to further develop a digitally inclusive and flexible cloud platform that empowers employees with new ways of working  There has been a seismic shift in employee expectations, with flexible working hours, a desire for a more positive work culture, and strong health and wellbeing policies all top of mind […]

Anne Sheehan

Anne Sheehan

General Manager of Microsoft Ireland

Making Hybrid Work Work

Making Hybrid Work Work

The next 12 months are a pivotal time for many leaders in determining how to transform the workplace and best meet the needs of employees after such a dramatic change in ways of working. Microsoft Ireland recently surveyed more than six hundred workers across Ireland and, in addition to Microsoft’s global 2022 Work Trend Index […]

Anne Sheehan

Anne Sheehan

General Manager of Microsoft Ireland

Fingal County Council providing critical services to almost 300,000 residents through Microsoft Teams Calling

Fingal County Council providing critical services to almost 300,000 residents through Microsoft Teams Calling

Fingal County Council, like most public service organisations, was forced to find new solutions to maintain connection between its team of hundreds of employees, its community network, and the general public when the Covid-19 emergency shut down its offices in March 2020. Fingal County Council is the third largest local authority in Ireland and serves […]

Shirley Finnerty

Shirley Finnerty

M365 Business Group Lead

Hybrid Work – Return to the workplace

Hybrid Work – Return to the workplace

The era of an organisation existing in a single shared physical location is over. Going forward, hybrid spaces will dictate how we collaborate, connect and build social capital. Ensuring that everyone has the right tools, software and equipment whether they are in the office or not will be key to success in a hybrid working […]

Microsoft Ireland

Microsoft Ireland

Empowering Innovation

Hybrid Work – Empowering people to thrive 

Hybrid Work – Empowering people to thrive 

For people in your organisation, hybrid working represents a seismic shift – and flexibility for employees will only become more and more vital as we start to emerge from the pandemic era. This means flexibility both in working schedules and locations. Achieving this requires putting the policies and systems in place that will allow you […]

Microsoft Ireland

Microsoft Ireland

Empowering Innovation

Hybrid Work – Transforming Productivity

Hybrid Work – Transforming Productivity

The shift to hybrid is an opportunity to change and optimise the day-to-day processes that keep your organisation running. It’s a shift that offers exciting advancements for the way your organisation runs, from managing meetings, devices and productivity, to digitizing your business processes for maximum efficiency and security.      Top 3 take outs:  Move everything […]

Microsoft Ireland

Microsoft Ireland

Empowering Innovation

Microsoft Surface + Microsoft Teams, updating a powerful combination

Microsoft Surface + Microsoft Teams, updating a powerful combination

The power of pairing a Microsoft Surface device with Microsoft Teams has never been more important than in the last year. We have been busy listening to users’ needs and implementing improvements and quality-of-life updates to make the experience better and more natural than ever. Watch all the updates in this short video series.   […]

Lisa Hunt

Lisa Hunt

Surface Business Group Lead

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New Microsoft Research Reveals Changing Habits of the Irish Remote Worker

One Year On: What Five Lessons Have We Learned About The Hybrid Workplace? A year ago today, we were adjusting to working from home following the first lockdown. Then later last year, we shared insights into how workers were adapting, and how a digital culture could empower employees to be productive in a disrupted world. […]

Aisling Curtis

Aisling Curtis

Global Partner Solutions Director

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Microsoft Teams: Lots and Lots of New Features

As we reflect on the radical transformations that took place last year and how the world of work as we knew it dramatically changed, I wanted to take a moment to share with you some of the recent key milestones that occurred for Microsoft Teams to help you and your organisation make the most out […]

Shirley Finnerty

Shirley Finnerty

M365 Business Group Lead

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Learning in lockdown: one year on

It’s both an understatement and a cliché to say that things have changed in the last year. But while the one-year anniversary of the first lockdown isn’t something anyone will celebrate, the impact it has had on the way we work and learn is undeniable. We spoke to four higher education professionals from different institutions […]

Shirley Finnerty

Shirley Finnerty

M365 Business Group Lead

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Why trust is the essential ingredient in healthcare digital transformation.

My phone had scarcely stopped ringing for weeks. Now it was ringing again. “Veronica,” said the voice at the other end, “we have an idea!” Immediately, I recognized who it was. I’ve known Carlo Tacchetti for almost as long as I’ve been at Microsoft. He’s a professor at the Vita-Salute San Raffaele University and the […]

Veronica Jagher

Veronica Jagher

Health Market Director, Microsoft Western Europe

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Belfast Trust: Reimagining patient care

“There have been many heroic actions by our staff but we’re not heroes for what we’ve done – I’m just glad we could do our bit to help.” Paul Duffy, Co-Director of IT and Telecommunications at Belfast Trust, is talking about the monumental impact COVID-19 has had on the healthcare sector and how virtual consultations […]

Frank  O'Donnell

Frank O'Donnell

Public Sector Lead

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