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# careers - Last year 2021

Final year medicine studies and Leinster career keeping Murphy busy
# BALANCING ACT
From The42
# BALANCING ACT

Final year medicine studies and Leinster career keeping Murphy busy

Jan 27th 2021, 6:30 AM 11,519 Views 10 Comments

The 25-year-old back row is nearing the end of his degree in UCD.

# careers - All time

Dear Fifi: I keep trying - but how do I help my girlfriend with her career?
# Dear Fifi
From The Daily Edge
# Dear Fifi

Dear Fifi: I keep trying - but how do I help my girlfriend with her career?

Mar 29th 2019, 11:00 AM 16,140 Views 2 Comments

Same time, same place, same Foof.

Why kissing up to your boss can be a bad idea in the long term - study
# Kiss And Tell
# Kiss And Tell

Why kissing up to your boss can be a bad idea in the long term - study

Aug 10th 2018, 4:36 PM 792 Views 0 Comments

And why a new study says that hard work really does pay off.

If you're looking to get ahead, keep these 6 mantras in mind
# Jobbio Highlights
# Jobbio Highlights

If you're looking to get ahead, keep these 6 mantras in mind

Aug 10th 2018, 3:56 PM 904 Views 0 Comments

Here’s how to show your boss you’re worth of more responsibility.

Ireland's largest tech recruitment event is aiming for a 50/50 gender balance this year
# Upstarter
# Upstarter

Ireland's largest tech recruitment event is aiming for a 50/50 gender balance this year

Mar 2nd 2018, 5:31 PM 1,188 Views 0 Comments

Upstarter has partnered with several organisations seeking to drive women to tech jobs.

7 ways to get better at networking, according to an expert
# Work That Network
# Work That Network

7 ways to get better at networking, according to an expert

Mar 2nd 2018, 5:30 PM 895 Views 0 Comments

Career coach Ronan Kennedy says your skills in this area are ‘crucial’.

The perfect future-proofed career? Here's how to become a data scientist
# Careers
# Careers

The perfect future-proofed career? Here's how to become a data scientist

Feb 2nd 2018, 5:26 PM 5,236 Views 2 Comments

IBM has predicted 28% more demand for them by 2020.

12 of the weirdest interview questions people have actually been asked
# Infrequently Asked Questions
# Infrequently Asked Questions

12 of the weirdest interview questions people have actually been asked

Feb 2nd 2018, 4:55 PM 2,364 Views 0 Comments

‘Do you enjoy sex?’

Season tickets and beers on Friday? Here are 5 of the most appreciated work perks
# Job Satisfaction
# Job Satisfaction

Season tickets and beers on Friday? Here are 5 of the most appreciated work perks

Jan 19th 2018, 5:12 PM 1,070 Views 0 Comments

The results of this survey of 4,000 employees might surprise you.

5 things NOT to do on LinkedIn when you're looking for a new job
# What Not To Do
# What Not To Do

5 things NOT to do on LinkedIn when you're looking for a new job

Jan 5th 2018, 4:17 PM 4,113 Views 0 Comments

From what to avoid in your profile photo, to how not to ask for a job.

Stressed out at work? Here are 8 ways to manage it better
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

Stressed out at work? Here are 8 ways to manage it better

Jan 5th 2018, 3:29 PM 7,659 Views 0 Comments

Career coach Ronan Kennedy shares the three words you should avoid using at work.

How I Got Hired As... Creative Director of an advertising agency
# Boys And Girls
# Boys And Girls

How I Got Hired As... Creative Director of an advertising agency

Jan 5th 2018, 2:25 PM 3,796 Views 0 Comments

Laurence O’Byrne of Boys And Girls shares some of the lessons that got him where he is today.

New year, new career? Tell us what advice you need to make the leap
# Q And A
# Q And A

New year, new career? Tell us what advice you need to make the leap

Jan 4th 2018, 2:15 PM 8,422 Views 29 Comments

TheJournal.ie will be hosting a Facebook Live with career counsellor who wants to help you with your next move.

Starting a business? 7 female founders share their secret to success
# Female Founders
# Female Founders

Starting a business? 7 female founders share their secret to success

Nov 3rd 2017, 5:12 PM 301 Views 0 Comments

The brains behind the likes of Girl Crew and Find A Tech Job share their tips.

How to stand up to your boss (without getting fired)
# Take A Stand
# Take A Stand

How to stand up to your boss (without getting fired)

Sep 1st 2017, 2:29 PM 792 Views 0 Comments

Tackle your workplace troubles head-on with these 5 tips.

Have a difficult employee? Here are 5 ways to manage them
# People Problems
# People Problems

Have a difficult employee? Here are 5 ways to manage them

Sep 1st 2017, 2:29 PM 574 Views 0 Comments

Ensure you stay level-headed no matter what.

3 tech recruiters reveal the one thing you should never do during the interview process
# Hire Me
# Hire Me

3 tech recruiters reveal the one thing you should never do during the interview process

Sep 1st 2017, 2:29 PM 916 Views 0 Comments

Are you guilty of any of these faux pas?

Life as a Deliveroo rider: What's it like day-to-day?
# Break The Cycle
# Break The Cycle

Life as a Deliveroo rider: What's it like day-to-day?

Sep 1st 2017, 2:28 PM 3,881 Views 3 Comments

Challenging but rewarding if you have the discipline, the riders say.

Cold sweats, guilt trips and Sunday Night Fear: The reality of life as a working parent
# The Balancing Act
# The Balancing Act

Cold sweats, guilt trips and Sunday Night Fear: The reality of life as a working parent

Aug 30th 2017, 5:27 PM 3,535 Views 0 Comments

Ignoring Gwyneth Paltrow is essential for survival, writes Ciara McDonnell.

8 of the world's most successful people share how to get ahead at work
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# Sponsored By Smurfit

8 of the world's most successful people share how to get ahead at work

Feb 17th 2017, 4:20 PM 25,285 Views 21 Comments

And what you can learn from their experiences.

6 facts about AI that will actually blow your mind
# Sponsored By Nci
# Sponsored By Nci

6 facts about AI that will actually blow your mind

Jan 9th 2017, 5:09 PM 23,351 Views 17 Comments

Artificial intelligence? Let’s just say robot butlers are closer than you think.

QUIZ: How Good Are Your People Skills, Really? 

QUIZ: How Good Are Your People Skills, Really? 

Jan 9th 2017, 3:32 PM 23,878 Views 11 Comments

Let’s find out.

The 4 major life skills to learn by the time you are 18
# Hard Knock Life
# Hard Knock Life

The 4 major life skills to learn by the time you are 18

Jan 3rd 2017, 6:00 PM 31,286 Views 34 Comments

A former Ivy League admissions interviewer says that these help students to thrive.

QUIZ: How Creative Are You?
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# Sponsored By Nci

QUIZ: How Creative Are You?

Dec 21st 2016, 12:18 PM 22,244 Views 9 Comments

Kanye? Picasso? You?

Popping the question: The right time to ask for a pay rise

Popping the question: The right time to ask for a pay rise

Nov 7th 2016, 11:00 AM 15,152 Views 26 Comments

How to talk money with the boss and get what you deserve.

Changing careers 101 - Figure out where you want to go
# Switch It Up
# Switch It Up

Changing careers 101 - Figure out where you want to go

Oct 26th 2016, 11:00 AM 12,120 Views 7 Comments

If you are in your 20s, it’s a good time to ring the changes if that’s what your gut is telling you.

Balancing work, study and a life - top tips to make it work
# Careers
# Careers

Balancing work, study and a life - top tips to make it work

Sep 4th 2016, 6:00 PM 3,388 Views 10 Comments

If you decide to return to college for further education, you had better get your ducks in a row, advises Eoghan McDermott.

Why your company should invest in your education (and how to get them to do it)
# Careers
# Careers

Why your company should invest in your education (and how to get them to do it)

Aug 28th 2016, 6:00 PM 2,039 Views 15 Comments

Careers expert Eoghan McDermott gives you a checklist of preparation before asking your company to support further study.

How to pick the right postgrad course for YOU
# Careers
# Careers

How to pick the right postgrad course for YOU

Aug 21st 2016, 6:00 PM 81 Views 6 Comments

Further education can be a worthwhile commitment – but take careers expert Eoghan McDermott’s tips on making the right choice.

What can a postgrad or masters do for me? Quite a lot, actually
# Careers
# Careers

What can a postgrad or masters do for me? Quite a lot, actually

Aug 14th 2016, 5:30 PM 4,835 Views 36 Comments

Careers expert Eoghan McDermott assesses the impact of going back to college on your job prospects, pay and satisfaction levels.

Thinking of a career change? Read this first
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# Sponsored By Nci

Thinking of a career change? Read this first

Jan 14th 2016, 11:00 AM 41,703 Views 12 Comments

It’s a big change to make – but so worth it.

The site where everyone goes to dish dirt on their employers is launching in Ireland
# A Quick Word
# A Quick Word

The site where everyone goes to dish dirt on their employers is launching in Ireland

Oct 28th 2015, 6:03 AM 34,368 Views 24 Comments

Glassdoor also plans to open its European headquarters in Dublin.

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 47,132 Views 10 Comments

It doesn’t offer references, for a start.

Why Richard Branson isn't a good role model for would-be startup founders
# Idol Thoughts
# Idol Thoughts

Why Richard Branson isn't a good role model for would-be startup founders

Jul 29th 2015, 8:00 PM 15,293 Views 23 Comments

Budding entrepreneurs need to have more realistic goals.

Are you heading for burnout in work?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Are you heading for burnout in work?

Jun 26th 2015, 6:06 PM 392 Views 13 Comments

Life is not and should not be an endurance test; nor should your job.

Don't push your children into careers they're not suited for – it can backfire
# Opinion
# Opinion

Don't push your children into careers they're not suited for – it can backfire

Jun 18th 2015, 8:00 PM 11,440 Views 12 Comments

It can be hard to do, but sometimes we should back off and let young people make their own decisions.

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 26 Comments

Seriously – check your writing skills.

So you've graduated... now, where to get a job?
# Opinion
# Opinion

So you've graduated... now, where to get a job?

Jun 5th 2015, 6:30 PM 295 Views 14 Comments

It’s hard to know where to start – here’s some advice to get you going.

A good problem: How do you turn down a job offer?
# The Hardest Word
# The Hardest Word

A good problem: How do you turn down a job offer?

Apr 11th 2015, 9:45 AM 18,109 Views 7 Comments

11 tips to a seamless ‘no’.

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