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#JOB SEEKERS

# job-seekers - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Even communities that condemn far-right terror attacks don't become more positive about migrants, study finds
# JOB SEEKERS
# JOB SEEKERS

Even communities that condemn far-right terror attacks don't become more positive about migrants, study finds

Jan 27th 2018, 11:00 AM 14,075 Views 128 Comments

Researchers gauged how difficult it was for people of Pakistani origin searching for jobs in Norway.

# job-seekers - Friday 1 September, 2017

Beyond Silicon Docks: How a hot market for tech jobs is driving hubs across rural Ireland
# Technology
# Technology

Beyond Silicon Docks: How a hot market for tech jobs is driving hubs across rural Ireland

Sep 1st 2017, 2:22 PM 5,445 Views 0 Comments

Plus we look at the most in-demand roles in tech right now.

# job-seekers - Monday 5 December, 2016

Column: What the Department of Social Protection doesn't want you to find out
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: What the Department of Social Protection doesn't want you to find out

Dec 5th 2016, 7:00 AM 27,223 Views 103 Comments

Our welfare regime treats jobseekers harshly and pushes them into precarious work, write Tom Boland and Ray Griffin.

# job-seekers - Monday 28 March, 2016

'I never thought I would be unemployed aged 53. I feel I have to beg for social welfare'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'I never thought I would be unemployed aged 53. I feel I have to beg for social welfare'

Mar 28th 2016, 8:00 AM 4,658 Views 108 Comments

An anonymous contributor writes about what it’s like to find yourself jobless with no money after working for over 33 years.

# job-seekers - Monday 6 October, 2014

Poll: Are you satisfied in your current job?
# I Can't Get No
# I Can't Get No

Poll: Are you satisfied in your current job?

Oct 6th 2014, 9:16 AM 15,908 Views 23 Comments

Monday blues, anyone?

# job-seekers - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

No abundance of talent among Irish jobseekers, report finds
# Not Good Enough
# Not Good Enough

No abundance of talent among Irish jobseekers, report finds

Jun 11th 2014, 10:27 AM 13,719 Views 43 Comments

If employers want to attract good people, they need to start making them lucrative offers.

# job-seekers - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Rise in professional job vacancies in April...after drops in February and March
# Jobhunt
# Jobhunt

Rise in professional job vacancies in April...after drops in February and March

May 8th 2014, 6:30 AM 5,590 Views 9 Comments

There were 9,475 jobs available in April compared to 9,142 in March.

# job-seekers - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Taoiseach warns of risk of 'welfare dependency' despite falling unemployment
# Jobseekers
# Jobseekers

Taoiseach warns of risk of 'welfare dependency' despite falling unemployment

Apr 30th 2014, 3:48 PM 9,761 Views 64 Comments

An Taoiseach made the comments as Live Register declined for the 22nd consecutive month.

# job-seekers - Monday 31 March, 2014

Man sends photo of his penis with job application, doesn't get job
# Full Disclosure
From The Daily Edge
# Full Disclosure

Man sends photo of his penis with job application, doesn't get job

Mar 31st 2014, 3:15 PM 6,847 Views 8 Comments

They didn’t want him to fill the position. (We’re sorry.)

# job-seekers - Monday 18 February, 2013

Column: Unemployed people already feel they have no worth without being called ‘spongers’
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Unemployed people already feel they have no worth without being called ‘spongers’

Feb 18th 2013, 7:00 PM 1,988 Views 123 Comments

The contemporary world values people in terms of what they do for a living, so what is that saying to the unemployed, asks Tom Boland.

# job-seekers - Saturday 25 August, 2012

'Investment needed' in frontline social welfare staff
# Social Welfare
# Social Welfare

'Investment needed' in frontline social welfare staff

Aug 25th 2012, 8:30 AM 5,829 Views 14 Comments

Unemployed people’s representative body claims misinformation is being provided by some social welfare offices – while some unemployed jobseekers tell TheJournal.ie their stories of dealing with the under-pressure social system.

# job-seekers - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

'Positivity is here in this room, people getting up and starting again'
# Employment
# Employment

'Positivity is here in this room, people getting up and starting again'

Aug 14th 2012, 8:30 PM 6,913 Views 18 Comments

Attending today’s Springboard Roadshow in Dublin, TheJournal.ie’s Christina Finn asks job seekers why returning to education is their only option.