# careers - Sunday 17 August, 2014
# careers - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
I am one of the many thousands of students to pull up to an Irish university, deposit their money and walk away with what is – essentially – an empty qualification.
# careers - Monday 9 December, 2013
“It is better to bet on earning a little bit less and maintain as many jobs as possible” – do you agree with Mariano Rajoy?
# careers - Sunday 1 December, 2013
Not all day, you understand. That’s a duvet day.
# careers - Wednesday 20 November, 2013
# careers - Tuesday 19 November, 2013
Working fewer hours, taking more breaks and occasional holidays can actually make us more productive.
# careers - Saturday 9 November, 2013
Timely tweet attracted attention of high-profile New York Times journalist – and he gave her some career advice to boot.
# careers - Sunday 3 November, 2013
# careers - Tuesday 8 October, 2013
While the pressures on young doctors are unique, Government decisions have focused the worst effects of the crisis on workers who are 35 and under across all sectors, write Dan Hayden and Dr Antoine Murray.
# careers - Friday 27 September, 2013
Labelled as entitled, unrealistic and overly-ambitious, how is Ireland’s Generation Y dealing with the economic crash and subsequent lack of career options? Much better than you might think, according to Padraig Mannion.
# careers - Thursday 19 September, 2013
Today’s global economy doesn’t leave new managers with a lot of time to find their feet; here Niamh O’Keefe shares her three steps to successfully leading your team.
# careers - Wednesday 11 September, 2013
A career fair is a serious operation that requires some consideration, but with the right approach you could be walking into a new job, writes James Milligan.
# careers - Sunday 4 August, 2013
Not all of them got it right first time around.
# careers - Sunday 21 July, 2013
Spatial intelligence not as prized by traditional academia as verbal and math scores – but it should be.
# careers - Tuesday 25 June, 2013
“The work you sent us is quite terrible.” Oh.
# careers - Monday 29 April, 2013
If you’re spending 12 hours a day at your job and still not finishing your work, it’s time to make a change.
# careers - Saturday 13 April, 2013
Some like their own space, some sit with employees, some stand – and some don’t have a desk at all…
# careers - Sunday 7 April, 2013
Non-profit organisation Toastmasters helps members improve communication skills – and has some tips for those facing an interview.
# careers - Sunday 24 February, 2013
We are all living longer and looking for work to support our lifestyle – so how do we do it? Clare Mulligan explains.
# careers - Saturday 23 February, 2013
And it’s for applications for a six-figure job.
# careers - Friday 15 February, 2013
As survey finds that one in five people who take a break to volunteer abroad end up changing careers, two volunteers speak about their ‘transformative’ experiences.
# careers - Sunday 20 January, 2013
Jobs may be scarce on the ground – but they still exist. Here’s how to do everything you possibly can to find the job you want.
# careers - Sunday 6 January, 2013
The fund, which is being run by the Rehab Group, will help people to pursue careers in the arts over the next five years.
# careers - Saturday 15 December, 2012
# careers - Sunday 9 December, 2012
Some of it’s obvious – but so much of it is vital advice.
# careers - Saturday 24 November, 2012
Certain factors – even the number of social media accounts you have – can indicate whether you will be likely to stay on in a particular workplace.
# careers - Sunday 21 October, 2012
Preparation, examples, telling the company what they need to know: Some basic things to remember when going for that job.
# careers - Saturday 20 October, 2012
Some are straightforward, some seem like trick questions – all are designed to gain real insight into your personality.
# careers - Sunday 14 October, 2012
Smoking as a hobby? Surfing the internet as a skill? Join the club.
# careers - Sunday 7 October, 2012
Clear the clutter, stay in touch – and take off those pyjamas.
# careers - Sunday 5 August, 2012
Pete Docter, maker of Monsters, Inc. and Up, is a good man to turn to for career advice…
# careers - Sunday 8 July, 2012
Visitor numbers at jobs fairs have soared since the beginning of the recession – these tips might help you make the most of any you decide to attend.
# careers - Saturday 23 June, 2012
You’ve done the interview but you miss out on the job. Should you consider writing a thank you letter to leave behind a good impression in case a future opportunity arises? Liam Horan reports.
# careers - Tuesday 22 May, 2012
The influential Irish-born workplace philosopher is to make a rare appearance in Dublin next month.
# careers - Sunday 15 April, 2012
They were in comfortable jobs before the recession took them out at the knees – and they don’t know how to apply for a job. Read more…
# careers - Thursday 5 April, 2012
Are you a software graduate? Do you love the idea of building products that are used by tens of thousands of people every day? Check out our exciting vacancy…
# careers - Sunday 5 February, 2012
# careers - Saturday 28 January, 2012
# careers - Sunday 15 January, 2012
“The double-jobbing teacher”, “the leaflet pusher” – student guidance counsellor Pamela O’Leary has heard all the stereotypes about her profession but says cuts to the service will hurt vulnerable children most.
# careers - Friday 6 January, 2012
Do you love the idea of building products that are used by tens of thousands of people every day? Check out our exciting vacancy…