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# Career Change

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# greener pastures
Andy Murray interested in moving into golf after tennis career
The former world number one says becoming a caddie to a professional golfer appeals to his desire to stay in sport.
# Career Change
‘I want to win the fight and then go DJ in Ibiza’ - How ex-rugby star Haskell turned to MMA after retirement
Having hung up his boots in August, the former England international is preparing for his first professional bout.
# Career Change
Ex-Brazil and Barcelona star Ronaldinho raps against corruption
The 2005 Golden Ball award winner appears in a video, recorded in a studio, wearing a black beret.
# making the leap
From the corporate sector to the world of yoga: How one woman overhauled her career
“I’ve to pinch myself.”
# jobs for life
5 ways to be a maverick with your degree - whatever you start out doing
Jobs aren’t for life anymore – and your first career choice doesn’t have to be your last. Just ask Eoghan Darcy.
Voices
Need a change in your career? Six things to do before you tell your boss
Career performance coach Jane Downes has some strategies to help you move your career forward in 2018.
# new year new me
'I went from football to finance': How to change your career (and your life) this year
Meet one man who did just that – plus expert advice on making the leap.
# Career Change
Former AC Milan defender elected mayor of Tbilisi
Ex-Georgian captain Kakha Kaladze turned to politics after a career that saw him win the Champions League twice.
# Career Change
Niall Quinn quits role as Sky Sports pundit
The former Ireland striker is stepping away from the job to concentrate on a business opportunity.
# Career Change
Mike Ross counting the blessings as he prepares for clean break from rugby
The prop will step away from the game to take up a job with a software company.
# Career Change
Ex-Premier League striker Cisse to focus on DJing after announcing retirement
The Frenchman also wants to spend his free time working as a pundit and developing his clothing range.
# We kid you not
Former world snooker champion Steve Davis is playing a DJ set in Dublin this weekend
The 58-year-old featured at Glastonbury this summer too.
# Career Change
Jurgen Klopp forced to play reserve goalkeeper as a striker in pre-season win at Huddersfield
Shamal George made an unexpected cameo at the John Smith’s Stadium.
# Career Change
Former Premier League striker to fight for national super-middleweight title
Leon McKenzie enters the ring later this year.
# sponsored by nci
Thinking of changing careers? The financial sector is buzzing with opportunity
And you don’t need a degree to get a foot in the door.
# Career Change
Wasps hooker retiring at end of season to take up theatre career in the West End
From the front row to the West End – Edd Shervington is planning a career on the stage.
# Career Change
Former Man United goalkeeper Barthez to race in Le Mans 24 Hours
The ex-France number one is set to take part in the famous race and Mark Webber believes his participation is proof of its profile.
Voices
Here are 5 tips to help you plan a career change in 2016
ManpowerGroup Ireland’s Cara O’Leary gives her advice on how to plan for a career change.
Voices
In the wrong job? Here are 6 tips on how to successfully change career
Why wouldn’t you make a career out of what you really love? asks Peter O’Connell.
# Career Change
Here are the ten worst jobs to have in 2015
Options include taxi driver, fire fighter and newspaper reporter.
# Politics
Better call Sol? Ex-Arsenal defender set for career change
The no-nonsense defender has hinted at a move into politics as a Conservative candidate.
# Career Change
All-Ireland winning Clare hurler Nicky O'Connell auditions for Frozen
Nicky O’Connell is not taking part in the new Trading Places documentary but he may be giving Walt Disney’s Frozen a call.
What else could I get for the pricetag on... the best B&B in Dublin
We take a look at what €475,000 could get you around the country.
# Career Change
Former WWE champion CM Punk signs with the UFC
Punk will make his MMA debut in 2015.
# Career Change
Ex-Germany goalkeeper Tim Wiese could be about to join the WWE
Now that’s what we call a career change.
# ecumechanical matter
Dublin's newest priest spent ten years as a car saleman
Fr Seamus McEntee, who is 48 ,was ordained by Archbishop Diarmuid Martin today.
# Career Change
Fergie has got himself a new job... teaching at Harvard
The former Manchester United boss will begin lecturing senior executives from around the world next month.
# hefty blows
30% of Irish rugby players retiring from injury are under 30
Eoin O’Malley’s decision to hang up his boots has brought player welfare into focus again.
# Career Change
Papiss Cisse had a job when he was 15... as an ambulance driver
The Sengalese striker said he left school to take the job as a teenager.
# Career Change
12 companies which originally sold entirely different products
What did Tiffany & Co, Avon and Nokia sell before they became household brands? Not jewellery, cosmetics nor phones…
# odd jobs
8 strange jobs you've never heard of
Ssssh, he’s trying to listen to the water.
# life swap
Lone parent to ‘swap lives’ with senator
Single mother Andrea Galgey and Senator John Gilroy will see how the other side lives for a new project.
# Iron Mike
Career change: Tyson wants to 'sing and dance' in musicals
The former heavyweight champion has revealed how he wishes to challenge himself next.
# Career Change
Goldie Lookin' Chain member elected Labour councillor in Wales
Yes, really.
# Holy Moley!
Life after football: Northern Irish midfielder training to join the priesthood
Former Manchester United player Phil Mulryne has turned to the Catholic church in an unusual career move.
Voices
Column: I'm back in college after 26 years - and I'm not alone
Liam Horan runs a career-training company and has found – even on a personal level – that people have to let go of the fear that they are too old to retrain or change career.
# Career Change
Former CIA agent behind 'Fair Game' turns to spy novels
Valerie Plame Wilson, outed as a CIA agent in 2003, has agreed a deal with Penguin for a series of thrillers starring a female spy.