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Looks shouldn't matter, but they do. Especially when you're applying for a job
# Opinion
# Opinion

Looks shouldn't matter, but they do. Especially when you're applying for a job

Jan 25th 2016, 8:00 AM 21,181 Views 39 Comments

First impressions are the foundation for having an impact, writes Eoghan McDermott.

Eddie Brennan wants pre-season GAA competitions scrapped to tackle player burnout
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

Eddie Brennan wants pre-season GAA competitions scrapped to tackle player burnout

Jan 18th 2016, 9:01 AM 6,762 Views 19 Comments

The eight-time All-Ireland winner also criticised teams who disregarded the GAA’s winter training ban.

Alan Rickman's letter of advice to his 16-year-old self is excellent
# Dear Me
From The Daily Edge
# Dear Me

Alan Rickman's letter of advice to his 16-year-old self is excellent

Jan 15th 2016, 8:10 PM 10,670 Views 0 Comments

Ah <3

When a couple faces the reality of infertility, it can send them into crisis mode
# Opinion
# Opinion

When a couple faces the reality of infertility, it can send them into crisis mode

Jan 14th 2016, 5:00 PM 2,104 Views 31 Comments

Ovulation calendars, doctors’ appointments, tests and treatments start to take over.

'I weighed a colossal 27 stone aged 21. I was one of the fattest people ever on RTE's Operation Transformation'
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# Column

'I weighed a colossal 27 stone aged 21. I was one of the fattest people ever on RTE's Operation Transformation'

Jan 13th 2016, 8:14 PM 3,006 Views 36 Comments

Alan Mullen was a leader last year, but he hasn’t given up. He’ll be keeping us up to date on how he’s getting on over the coming weeks.

Eamon Dunphy: 'Does Aiden McGeady want to play for Ireland?'
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

Eamon Dunphy: 'Does Aiden McGeady want to play for Ireland?'

Jan 11th 2016, 11:27 PM 10,368 Views 18 Comments

The RTÉ analyst says the winger must leave Everton in order to warrant a place in the Boys in Green’s Euro 2016 squad.

All or Nothing: Here's how to avoid sabotaging your fitness goals
# Column
# Column

All or Nothing: Here's how to avoid sabotaging your fitness goals

Jan 3rd 2016, 7:00 PM 121 Views 13 Comments

One moment of weakness after lunch or a bad sleep the night before and it’s sofa-central. Here’s how to stay on track.

'Breaking up is hard to do, but moving on is sometimes harder'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Breaking up is hard to do, but moving on is sometimes harder'

Dec 31st 2015, 8:00 AM 846 Views 13 Comments

Christmas time can be tough if you have just recently broken up with someone, writes Bernadette Ryan.

Here's the most important piece of advice Gay gave Pat about The Toy Show
# Tickets
# Tickets

Here's the most important piece of advice Gay gave Pat about The Toy Show

Dec 25th 2015, 8:30 PM 31,117 Views 25 Comments

And he stuck to it.

Going through a relationship breakdown? It's okay if you don't join in on all the Christmas razzmatazz
# Opinion
# Opinion

Going through a relationship breakdown? It's okay if you don't join in on all the Christmas razzmatazz

Dec 24th 2015, 12:00 PM 467 Views 9 Comments

The end of a long term intimate relationship, whether a marriage or committed relationship, is experienced as a huge loss with all of the complex emotions of the bereavement process.

Does your child want a tech present this Christmas, but you don't know if it's a good idea?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Does your child want a tech present this Christmas, but you don't know if it's a good idea?

Dec 23rd 2015, 8:00 AM 125 Views 13 Comments

The truth is that this technological evolution is the greatest social experiment of our time and as parents we are in uncharted waters, writes child psychologist Colman Noctor.

13 things you should never do at the office Christmas party
# Put Down The Champers
# Put Down The Champers

13 things you should never do at the office Christmas party

Dec 11th 2015, 8:00 PM 45,250 Views 55 Comments

You have been warned.

Why boosting your Vitamin D intake should be a key part of your diet this winter
# Nutrition
From The42
# Nutrition

Why boosting your Vitamin D intake should be a key part of your diet this winter

Nov 19th 2015, 8:30 PM 6,407 Views 4 Comments

It is especially important over the next few months with sunlight at a minimum.

Booking a ski holiday for this winter? Here are 6 questions you're afraid to ask
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

Booking a ski holiday for this winter? Here are 6 questions you're afraid to ask

Nov 15th 2015, 8:00 AM 5,214 Views 1 Comment

Are you hitting the slopes this winter? Here’s some advice.

'Making that difficult decision to cut off contact with an ex is a wise one'
# Column
# Column

'Making that difficult decision to cut off contact with an ex is a wise one'

Nov 1st 2015, 6:30 PM 343,982 Views 112 Comments

Material promoting to help get your ex back only prolongs the heartache, as those who have been dumped emotionally invest themselves in the deployment of ‘tactics’ that at their best can only work in the short-term.

Xavi: Wayne Rooney should move into midfield
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

Xavi: Wayne Rooney should move into midfield

Oct 28th 2015, 9:15 AM 6,331 Views 12 Comments

It is time for Manchester United captain to start playing in a deeper role, according to the Barcelona legend.

21 tiny lifestyle changes you can make to get healthier
# SIMPLE STEPS
# SIMPLE STEPS

21 tiny lifestyle changes you can make to get healthier

Oct 26th 2015, 6:00 PM 42,819 Views 14 Comments

Here’s why you should stand on one leg when brushing your teeth.

Three lessons I have learned building up a business
# Opinion
# Opinion

Three lessons I have learned building up a business

Oct 13th 2015, 8:00 AM 203 Views 10 Comments

Colm O’Brien gives some advice to those on their quest to start their own businesses.

'You're an adult and your parents are fighting, but it's not your job to fix their relationship'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'You're an adult and your parents are fighting, but it's not your job to fix their relationship'

Sep 27th 2015, 7:00 PM 131,566 Views 30 Comments

Regardless of your age, if your parents aren’t getting on or are separating, it’s not easy. It is often assumed that adult children can take it on the chin, but it is not that straight forward, writes Bernadette Ryan.

3 golden nutrition rules to follow when recovering from a workout
# Nutrition
From The42
# Nutrition

3 golden nutrition rules to follow when recovering from a workout

Sep 22nd 2015, 6:30 AM 9,518 Views 8 Comments

Rebuild, replenish and rehydrate.

Have a problem controlling your anger? Here are tips to keep it in check
# Opinion
# Opinion

Have a problem controlling your anger? Here are tips to keep it in check

Sep 21st 2015, 4:30 PM 6,114 Views 35 Comments

Unable to express my feelings in a healthy way, I repressed the emotions and bottled them up until the next trigger emerged, writes psychotherapist Karl Melvin, who has tips to help keep yours under control.

15 pieces of advice I would give my teenage self
# Column
# Column

15 pieces of advice I would give my teenage self

Sep 20th 2015, 7:00 PM 13,134 Views 34 Comments

Looking back, I barely recognise that girl. My dreams, aspirations, values and perceptions have completely changed, writes Mairead Healy.

Bressie on what NOT to say to someone who's depressed
# Me And My Mate Jeffrey
# Me And My Mate Jeffrey

Bressie on what NOT to say to someone who's depressed

Sep 5th 2015, 6:00 PM 44,126 Views 84 Comments

“It’s the most common illness in the country.”

Is work stress following you into the bedroom? Try these 7 tips from a sex therapist
# Opinion
# Opinion

Is work stress following you into the bedroom? Try these 7 tips from a sex therapist

Aug 30th 2015, 8:35 PM 3,080 Views 31 Comments

Finding that work/life balance hard to crack?

This is an excellent CV for someone with no experience - here's why
# No Experience Required
# No Experience Required

This is an excellent CV for someone with no experience - here's why

Aug 11th 2015, 8:00 PM 47,130 Views 10 Comments

It doesn’t offer references, for a start.

10 last-minute tips from someone who's better at Fantasy Football than you
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

10 last-minute tips from someone who's better at Fantasy Football than you

Aug 8th 2015, 12:43 AM 12,723 Views 5 Comments

Winner of The42′s league last year, Mark McGettigan, shares his thoughts on the popular game.

'Jack Grealish needs to live like a monk to fulfil his true potential'
# Clean Living
From The42
# Clean Living

'Jack Grealish needs to live like a monk to fulfil his true potential'

Jul 15th 2015, 10:39 AM 7,312 Views 6 Comments

New Villa assistant manager Ray Wilkins has some advice for the midfielder.

Alex Ferguson tells Juventus: Cash in on Pogba
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

Alex Ferguson tells Juventus: Cash in on Pogba

Jul 14th 2015, 7:54 AM 13,444 Views 13 Comments

The ex-Manchester United manager controversially let the Frenchman to run out his contract in 2012.

Steven Gerrard tells Raheem Sterling to 'be a man'
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

Steven Gerrard tells Raheem Sterling to 'be a man'

Jul 10th 2015, 12:46 PM 6,007 Views 27 Comments

The England international missed training for a second day running on Thursday.

A Liverpool legend thinks Raheem Sterling has 'shot himself in the foot'
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

A Liverpool legend thinks Raheem Sterling has 'shot himself in the foot'

Jun 30th 2015, 9:01 PM 12,580 Views 16 Comments

Bruce Grobbelaar believes his former club Liverpool would be better off selling Raheem Sterling to Manchester City.

'That's why you're that side of the rope' - Bubba Watson does not take kindly to fan's advice
# Fore!
From The42
# Fore!

'That's why you're that side of the rope' - Bubba Watson does not take kindly to fan's advice

Jun 29th 2015, 8:09 PM 16,711 Views 5 Comments

The American went on to win the Travelers Championship on Sunday.

Caught for time to get to the gym? Try these 9 things
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

Caught for time to get to the gym? Try these 9 things

Jun 14th 2015, 12:43 AM 5,586 Views 1 Comment

As long as you have some dumbbells and enough space to swing a cat you can get a quality workout.

Would we have saved any money if rent control existed here 10 years ago?
# Rent Certainty
# Rent Certainty

Would we have saved any money if rent control existed here 10 years ago?

Jun 11th 2015, 5:19 PM 1,218 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie took a look at what impact linking rents to inflation would have.

Ibrahimovic tells Real Madrid prodigy: Grow up and get rid of your Dad
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

Ibrahimovic tells Real Madrid prodigy: Grow up and get rid of your Dad

Jun 9th 2015, 7:57 PM 6,956 Views 5 Comments

Big things are expected of Norway’s highly promising starlet Martin Odegaard.

A winning CV and online applications: Your graduate career toolkit
# Advice
# Advice

A winning CV and online applications: Your graduate career toolkit

Jun 7th 2015, 10:15 AM 253 Views 6 Comments

Watch. The. Details.

What makes a graduate employable? We asked 100 top companies in Ireland
# Opinion
# Opinion

What makes a graduate employable? We asked 100 top companies in Ireland

Jun 6th 2015, 10:15 AM 550 Views 27 Comments

Seriously – check your writing skills.

Noel Gallagher had some choice words for Zayn Malik
# Noel's Life Tips
From The Daily Edge
# Noel's Life Tips

Noel Gallagher had some choice words for Zayn Malik

May 6th 2015, 12:01 PM 5,164 Views 1 Comment

‘Get a good accountant.’ Oh, Noel.

Being too strict with your diet is a recipe for failure, says UFC star Cathal Pendred
# Nutrition Advice
From The42
# Nutrition Advice

Being too strict with your diet is a recipe for failure, says UFC star Cathal Pendred

May 6th 2015, 6:30 AM 7,629 Views 0 Comments

The cold-turkey approach to carbs is rarely successful.

3 things you must NOT do before the world's most unique run
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

3 things you must NOT do before the world's most unique run

Apr 26th 2015, 9:04 PM 9,228 Views 0 Comments

Or any middle to long distance race for that matter.

Tim Sherwood has weighed in on the Jack Grealish England-v-Ireland debate
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

Tim Sherwood has weighed in on the Jack Grealish England-v-Ireland debate

Apr 22nd 2015, 12:05 AM 11,770 Views 8 Comments

The 19-year-old shone as Villa beat Liverpool 2-1 in the FA Cup semi-finals on Sunday.