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LinkedIn announces 800 new jobs as part of expansion of Irish operation
# Career Opportunities
# Career Opportunities

LinkedIn announces 800 new jobs as part of expansion of Irish operation

Jun 20th 2019, 9:43 AM 20,142 Views 26 Comments

The move will see the company’s Irish workforce expand by two thirds.

Irish LinkedIn rival Cohort is shutting down after failing to raise more money
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

Irish LinkedIn rival Cohort is shutting down after failing to raise more money

May 3rd 2018, 1:09 PM 633 Views 0 Comments

The startup, founded by Eamon Leonard, was backed by some tech heavyweights.

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 4,115 Views 0 Comments

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

The 18 stages of having a browse on LinkedIn
# Endorse Me
From The Daily Edge
# Endorse Me

The 18 stages of having a browse on LinkedIn

Oct 27th 2017, 8:00 AM 5,179 Views 1 Comment

It’s a whole different world on there.

Take a guided tour of... LinkedIn's purpose-built Dublin office after months under wraps
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

Take a guided tour of... LinkedIn's purpose-built Dublin office after months under wraps

Sep 24th 2017, 8:00 AM 30,650 Views 34 Comments

The professional networking firm opens the doors to its new European HQ this week.

Take a guided tour of... LinkedIn's purpose-built Dublin office after months under wraps
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

Take a guided tour of... LinkedIn's purpose-built Dublin office after months under wraps

Sep 21st 2017, 4:17 PM 2,129 Views 1 Comment

The professional networking firm opens the doors to its new European HQ today.

After a year under wraps, an Irish startup backed by heavy-hitters is ready to unseat LinkedIn
# Startups
# Startups

After a year under wraps, an Irish startup backed by heavy-hitters is ready to unseat LinkedIn

May 28th 2017, 6:30 AM 20,530 Views 11 Comments

Eamon Leonard has unveiled Cohort – an app that makes it easier to ask for a favour.

Major jobs boost for Dublin as 700 new jobs announced in IT and manufacturing
# Mulhuddart
# Mulhuddart

Major jobs boost for Dublin as 700 new jobs announced in IT and manufacturing

Nov 29th 2016, 7:56 AM 20,138 Views 44 Comments

Cork firm Voxpro, LinkedIn and West Pharmaceuticals have announced the roles.

These are the top 10 skills in demand by Irish employers
# Want
# Want

These are the top 10 skills in demand by Irish employers

Oct 24th 2016, 6:10 AM 51,522 Views 35 Comments

Demand remains high for tech skills.

Microsoft is buying LinkedIn for a staggering $26 billion
# New Connection
# New Connection

Microsoft is buying LinkedIn for a staggering $26 billion

Jun 13th 2016, 2:35 PM 12,104 Views 24 Comments

The deal will leave the professional network with its ‘distinctive brand and independence’.

Remember MySpace? If you joined it before, you will want to revisit it quickly
# Mega Breach
# Mega Breach

Remember MySpace? If you joined it before, you will want to revisit it quickly

May 31st 2016, 11:44 AM 19,609 Views 13 Comments

Over 360 million records have been said to be leaked, which would make it one of the biggest leaks of passwords ever.

A top-flight coach found a new right-back using an online networking site
# Connecting
From The42
# Connecting

A top-flight coach found a new right-back using an online networking site

Feb 2nd 2016, 10:19 PM 9,864 Views 1 Comment

Alvaro Brachi joined Slovenian side NK Domzale last week.

The meaningless buzzwords you should stop using on your CV right away
# Motivated And Driven
From Business ETC
# Motivated And Driven

The meaningless buzzwords you should stop using on your CV right away

Jan 21st 2016, 11:59 AM 28,179 Views 30 Comments

Step away from the thesaurus.

People losing their sh*t over this sexist job description
# Receptionist
From The Daily Edge
# Receptionist

People losing their sh*t over this sexist job description

Nov 24th 2015, 8:28 PM 8,682 Views 5 Comments

“Female candidates preferred.”

The 5 big mistakes you should never make on LinkedIn
# Bad Connections
# Bad Connections

The 5 big mistakes you should never make on LinkedIn

Jul 12th 2015, 8:30 PM 38,932 Views 21 Comments

No duck-face selfies, please.

Here's what graduates need to do to get a job*
# Fierce Competition
# Fierce Competition

Here's what graduates need to do to get a job*

Jun 8th 2015, 10:19 AM 10,861 Views 6 Comments

*According to LinkedIn, anyway.

This is who you should (and shouldn't) accept on LinkedIn
# Let's Connect
# Let's Connect

This is who you should (and shouldn't) accept on LinkedIn

May 24th 2015, 8:00 PM 48,030 Views 20 Comments

It’s about quality, not quantity.

The words we all use on our CVs (and shouldn't)
# Synergise
# Synergise

The words we all use on our CVs (and shouldn't)

Jan 21st 2015, 2:48 PM 33,899 Views 31 Comments

With these buzzwords you are really boring us…

Agent uses Linkedin to find 'playmakers like Xavi or Kroos'
# Connecting
From The42
# Connecting

Agent uses Linkedin to find 'playmakers like Xavi or Kroos'

Jan 11th 2015, 3:03 PM 5,506 Views 1 Comment

Richie O’dare is seeking a couple of players for a Spanish 3rd division side.

Explainer: Why does Facebook want to build a new site to compete with LinkedIn?
# Working 9 To 5
# Working 9 To 5

Explainer: Why does Facebook want to build a new site to compete with LinkedIn?

Nov 17th 2014, 8:30 PM 13,016 Views 7 Comments

They’re the same reasons why any company tries to expand into a new area.

Your employer could soon be encouraging you to check Facebook*
# Hard At Work
# Hard At Work

Your employer could soon be encouraging you to check Facebook*

Nov 17th 2014, 9:59 AM 11,716 Views 0 Comments

*as it’s working on a specialised site called ‘Facebook at Work’

This is the best way to answer when an interviewer says 'tell me about yourself'
# Jobs
# Jobs

This is the best way to answer when an interviewer says 'tell me about yourself'

Nov 9th 2014, 4:00 PM 64,814 Views 30 Comments

Don’t ask them about where they went to school.

LinkedIn to build new headquarters in Dublin (and there's space for 1,200 employees)
# Busy Bees
# Busy Bees

LinkedIn to build new headquarters in Dublin (and there's space for 1,200 employees)

Oct 9th 2014, 7:29 AM 12,058 Views 16 Comments

The social network says it plans to double its Irish workforce.

LinkedIn agrees to pay employees €4.4 million over wage violations
# Settlement
# Settlement

LinkedIn agrees to pay employees €4.4 million over wage violations

Aug 5th 2014, 10:47 AM 10,437 Views 13 Comments

The professional social network said it paid more than $3.3 million in overtime back wages and $2.5 million in damages to workers in California, Illinois, Nebraska and New York.

LinkedIn clamps down on browser plug-in which reveals users' email
# Sneak Peak
# Sneak Peak

LinkedIn clamps down on browser plug-in which reveals users' email

Apr 1st 2014, 4:06 PM 7,596 Views 5 Comments

The site is issuing a cease and desist letter to Sell Hack, a browser plug-in which allows you to view an account’s email address, even if you’re not connected.

Major tech companies ask US government to reform surveillance laws
# Surveillance
# Surveillance

Major tech companies ask US government to reform surveillance laws

Dec 9th 2013, 11:01 AM 4,231 Views 13 Comments

The companies which include Facebook, Microsoft and Google are demanding the government to allow greater transparency and accountability when requesting public data.

Almost half of Twitter users in Ireland tweet once a fortnight
# Social Media
# Social Media

Almost half of Twitter users in Ireland tweet once a fortnight

Nov 29th 2013, 1:26 PM 5,479 Views 23 Comments

Facebook is the most popular social media site but Twitter and LinkedIn are slowly catching up.

7 things all recent graduates know to be true
# I Guess This Is Growing Up
From The Daily Edge
# I Guess This Is Growing Up

7 things all recent graduates know to be true

Nov 17th 2013, 8:15 PM 34,622 Views 24 Comments

So you’ve got a degree. Now what?

Here's the most popular employer on LinkedIn in Ireland
# Stats
# Stats

Here's the most popular employer on LinkedIn in Ireland

Nov 6th 2013, 7:45 AM 42,846 Views 27 Comments

LinkedIn has hit one million Irish users and to mark the occasion, the social network has released some interesting nuggets about its users…

Column: Do you 'compartmentalise' your life on social media?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Do you 'compartmentalise' your life on social media?

Oct 19th 2013, 7:00 PM 96 Views 24 Comments

Is Facebook for friends and Twitter for the truth? Molly Garboden writes about how showing different sides to yourself to different people is a trick as old as time.

How Facebook and other tech giants want to give the whole world internet access
# Internet.org
# Internet.org

How Facebook and other tech giants want to give the whole world internet access

Aug 22nd 2013, 6:45 AM 7,413 Views 28 Comments

Nokia, Ericsson, Samsung, Qualcomm, MediaTek and Opera are among the companies who want to help bring two-thirds of the world who don’t have internet access online.

LinkedIn reduces age limit from 18 to 13
# Social Media
# Social Media

LinkedIn reduces age limit from 18 to 13

Aug 20th 2013, 5:39 PM 7,273 Views 36 Comments

The social networking site made the changes in its terms of service to attract younger users to its new university section.

These graphs show you what social media sites Irish people are using
# Social Networking
# Social Networking

These graphs show you what social media sites Irish people are using

Jul 4th 2013, 7:15 AM 19,276 Views 27 Comments

Over a third of the country don’t use social networking websites but the number of Facebook and Twitter users is on the rise.

Weird Wide Web: Lego school, some baby-making lingerie and a very smart lock
# Week In Web
# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Lego school, some baby-making lingerie and a very smart lock

Jun 2nd 2013, 11:30 AM 10,819 Views 4 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

Waterford programmer Jordan Casey, 13, to address Californian conference
# Bright Spark
# Bright Spark

Waterford programmer Jordan Casey, 13, to address Californian conference

May 2nd 2013, 3:53 PM 12,532 Views 40 Comments

Casey is set to address over 4,000 delegates on the topic “Things I learned the hard way as a young CEO”.

Meet the company which will only accept Twitter CVs
# Careers
# Careers

Meet the company which will only accept Twitter CVs

Feb 23rd 2013, 8:45 AM 12,070 Views 13 Comments

And it’s for applications for a six-figure job.

Irish businesses warned of 'significantly increased' IT security risks in 2013
# Security
# Security

Irish businesses warned of 'significantly increased' IT security risks in 2013

Jan 4th 2013, 11:53 AM 4,240 Views 8 Comments

Major security breaches at large international businesses such as Sony, LinkedIn, Global Payments and RSA are a warning to Irish businesses, says a leading security specialist.

'Careless' employees more of an IT security risk than hackers - survey
# IT Security
# IT Security

'Careless' employees more of an IT security risk than hackers - survey

Dec 20th 2012, 10:00 PM 9,124 Views 8 Comments

A survey of nearly 300 IT professionals in Irish companies has identified their concerns about employees’ computer habits at work.

15 words you must stop using in your LinkedIn profile
# Bad Buzz
# Bad Buzz

15 words you must stop using in your LinkedIn profile

Dec 15th 2012, 9:45 AM 15,088 Views 21 Comments

The 2012 list of overused, useless buzzwords on the careers networking site.

Careers clinic: Get a reference... from your colleagues
# Jobseekers
# Jobseekers

Careers clinic: Get a reference... from your colleagues

Oct 13th 2012, 10:30 AM 6,267 Views 3 Comments

A referral by a friend or colleague is one of the more fruitful avenues to explore in job hunting.

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