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# recruitment - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Almost 10,500 apply for 600 Defence Forces positions
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Almost 10,500 apply for 600 Defence Forces positions

Apr 24th 2012, 11:50 AM 7,247 Views 20 Comments

Almost 10,500 people applied for 600 jobs available in the Defence Forces and naval service – but what is the recruitment process like? We take a look.

# recruitment - Sunday 22 April, 2012

See the posters that lured the 'Lost Generation' to war
# WWI
# WWI

See the posters that lured the 'Lost Generation' to war

Apr 22nd 2012, 3:42 PM 5,104 Views 12 Comments

A selection from the Library of Congress’ 1914-1920 collection.

# recruitment - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Careers clinic: The Professional Unemployed - a phenomenon
# Job Hunting
# Job Hunting

Careers clinic: The Professional Unemployed - a phenomenon

Apr 15th 2012, 8:00 AM 7,324 Views 31 Comments

They were in comfortable jobs before the recession took them out at the knees – and they don’t know how to apply for a job. Read more…

# recruitment - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Priests, teachers and Instagram: the week in statistics
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Priests, teachers and Instagram: the week in statistics

Apr 14th 2012, 7:30 PM 3,930 Views 1 Comment

How much does it cost to live? How much are we saving? How long do we have to get a job? And plenty more…

# recruitment - Friday 13 April, 2012

What recruiters look at during the 6 seconds they spend on your CV
# Recruitment
# Recruitment

What recruiters look at during the 6 seconds they spend on your CV

Apr 13th 2012, 8:47 PM 24,561 Views 29 Comments

The average recruiter is swamped with CVs – so they only get seconds to view each one. Here’s what they take in.

# recruitment - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Slideshow: Irish World War I recruitment posters
# World War I
# World War I

Slideshow: Irish World War I recruitment posters

Mar 20th 2012, 6:45 AM 11,155 Views 7 Comments

National Library of Ireland’s archive shows the emotional, moral and practical pressure put on Irish men to join the ranks in the ‘Great War’.

# recruitment - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Working Abroad Expo shuts doors early due to crowds
# Emigration
# Emigration

Working Abroad Expo shuts doors early due to crowds

Mar 4th 2012, 3:29 PM 14,590 Views 82 Comments

Entry to the RDS is now only being granted to those who have pre-paid or are already in the existing queue.

# recruitment - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Headhunter: RFU want O'Shea to help pick England's next coach
# Jobs Market
From The42
# Jobs Market

Headhunter: RFU want O'Shea to help pick England's next coach

Feb 28th 2012, 12:25 PM 579 Views 0 Comments

Conor O’Shea will join a five-man panel to pick Martin Johnson’s successor, the Telegraph reports.

# recruitment - Thursday 23 February, 2012

UPC reports record growth in service subscriptions
# UPC
# UPC

UPC reports record growth in service subscriptions

Feb 23rd 2012, 9:57 AM 2,704 Views 43 Comments

The company saw a 68 per cent growth in home phone customers in 2011 – and now has 255,400 broadband customers.

# recruitment - Monday 20 February, 2012

Where in the world? Saskatchewan wants Irish workers
# Emigration
# Emigration

Where in the world? Saskatchewan wants Irish workers

Feb 20th 2012, 12:34 PM 14,794 Views 40 Comments

The Canadian province is sending a recruitment delegation to Ireland next month looking to fill 275 jobs.

# recruitment - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Mastercard announces 130 new jobs for Dublin
# Jobs
# Jobs

Mastercard announces 130 new jobs for Dublin

Feb 15th 2012, 8:14 AM 2,859 Views 16 Comments

The highly skilled jobs are to be created in the company’s new global office for technology which will be headquartered in Dublin.

# recruitment - Sunday 12 February, 2012

In pictures: 13 of the weirdest real-life job applications
# Jobs
# Jobs

In pictures: 13 of the weirdest real-life job applications

Feb 12th 2012, 10:00 AM 11,075 Views 4 Comments

From topless photos to Donald Trump role plays, here are some of the ways people tried to make their applications stand out…

# recruitment - Monday 30 January, 2012

VIDEO: Twitter's viral 'best worst recruitment ad' ever
# Recruitment
From The Daily Edge
# Recruitment

VIDEO: Twitter's viral 'best worst recruitment ad' ever

Jan 30th 2012, 2:46 PM 1,076 Views 0 Comments

“Do we have any positions open?” “Does a Tweet have 140 characters?” [awkward pause] “Yes!”

# recruitment - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Careers clinic: What on earth is an online job interview?
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Careers clinic: What on earth is an online job interview?

Jan 26th 2012, 3:40 PM 3,120 Views 12 Comments

With increasing numbers of job applicants, companies are using online tools to cut down on face-to-face interviews. Here is what you need to know…

# recruitment - Monday 23 January, 2012

# recruitment - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Want to live out that childhood dream of being an astronaut?
# Job Fairy
From The Daily Edge
# Job Fairy

Want to live out that childhood dream of being an astronaut?

Jan 7th 2012, 11:10 AM 2,972 Views 25 Comments

NASA is hiring.

# recruitment - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Looking for a job? Stephen Hawking is hiring an assistant
# Stephen Hawking
From The Daily Edge
# Stephen Hawking

Looking for a job? Stephen Hawking is hiring an assistant

Dec 29th 2011, 3:55 PM 3,755 Views 11 Comments

The theoretical physicist is looking for a technical assistant to help him carry out his work as an academic and a public speaker.

# recruitment - Monday 12 December, 2011

Poll: Are the Irish a hard-working people?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are the Irish a hard-working people?

Dec 12th 2011, 9:56 AM 9,834 Views 38 Comments

Stats say we have one of the shortest working weeks in the EU – but some of the most productive workers. What’s been your experience of the Irish work ethic?

# recruitment - Friday 2 December, 2011

Crack an online puzzle, win a job in the British intelligence service
# Recruitment
From The Daily Edge
# Recruitment

Crack an online puzzle, win a job in the British intelligence service

Dec 2nd 2011, 11:44 AM 1,928 Views 2 Comments

The British intelligence agency GCHQ launches its most unusual recruitment drive yet. It simply asks: can you crack it?

# recruitment - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Cardiff could go back to old job - but has one day to apply
# Kevin Cardiff
# Kevin Cardiff

Cardiff could go back to old job - but has one day to apply

Nov 23rd 2011, 6:17 PM 3,277 Views 29 Comments

The post of Secretary-General at the Department of Finance requires “effective management” and “excellent co-ordination” with key agencies such as… the NTMA.

Careers clinic: 10 pointers to get you noticed by a recruitment company
# Feature
# Feature

Careers clinic: 10 pointers to get you noticed by a recruitment company

Nov 23rd 2011, 12:00 PM 3,240 Views 13 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s resident careers guru Liam Horan interviews a recruitment company boss to find out how YOU can get your CV to the top of the pile.

# recruitment - Monday 14 November, 2011

Prometric test company to create 100 jobs in Dundalk
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Prometric test company to create 100 jobs in Dundalk

Nov 14th 2011, 12:31 PM 1,503 Views 2 Comments

The company, which offers professional testing solutions and whose clients include the RSA, will create a new unit in Dundalk.

# recruitment - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

Emirates looking to hire Irish
# Irish Need Apply
# Irish Need Apply

Emirates looking to hire Irish

Oct 19th 2011, 4:42 PM 1,732 Views 6 Comments

The airline is flying in because it says it likes to employ people from countries with a strong tradition of hospitality.

# recruitment - Thursday 29 September, 2011

Nurses at Limerick hospital continue protest with third strike on Tuesday
# Nurses
# Nurses

Nurses at Limerick hospital continue protest with third strike on Tuesday

Sep 29th 2011, 8:52 AM 390 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, Health Minister Dr James Reilly says the work stoppages are “unsafe, unsound and unwarranted”.

# recruitment - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

Recruitment firm announces 50 new jobs
# Jobs
# Jobs

Recruitment firm announces 50 new jobs

Sep 7th 2011, 12:23 PM 594 Views 5 Comments

Sigmar says it will begin hiring in the coming weeks.

# recruitment - Friday 26 August, 2011

HSE spent €100,000 on ten-day trip to South Asia
# HSE
# HSE

HSE spent €100,000 on ten-day trip to South Asia

Aug 26th 2011, 10:30 AM 696 Views 21 Comments

The last-minute trip to find junior doctors in India and Pakistan cost more than €10,000 a day.

# recruitment - Friday 15 July, 2011

Western Australia 'can take one-third of unemployed from Ireland'
# Emigration
# Emigration

Western Australia 'can take one-third of unemployed from Ireland'

Jul 15th 2011, 12:48 PM 2,994 Views 19 Comments

The state’s jobs minister says the region needs 150,000 workers – or one in three of those on the Live Register.

# recruitment - Friday 1 July, 2011

US firms need 2,000 Irish workers but say the skills aren't there
# Skills Shortage
# Skills Shortage

US firms need 2,000 Irish workers but say the skills aren't there

Jul 1st 2011, 1:51 PM 1,392 Views 21 Comments

American companies complain that they can’t find Irish workers with the right skills.

# recruitment - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

National internship scheme offers thousands of placements for unemployed
# Internship
# Internship

National internship scheme offers thousands of placements for unemployed

Jun 29th 2011, 9:37 AM 1,197 Views 13 Comments

Participants get a small weekly payment and can retain their social welfare entitlements.

# recruitment - Tuesday 14 June, 2011

Templemore recruitment moratorium criticised
# Moratorium
# Moratorium

Templemore recruitment moratorium criticised

Jun 14th 2011, 11:31 AM 750 Views 6 Comments

There will be no new recruits admitted to Templemore, the garda training centre, for the next two years.

# recruitment - Monday 13 June, 2011

Ryanair warns of jobs email scam
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Ryanair warns of jobs email scam

Jun 13th 2011, 2:15 PM 2,319 Views 3 Comments

Messages have been sent out targeting job hunters which look for a payment for a visa, which the email says it necessary to apply for a job at Ryanair.

# recruitment - Thursday 3 February, 2011

Is this the toughest job of the week?
# Tough Task?
# Tough Task?

Is this the toughest job of the week?

Feb 3rd 2011, 2:08 PM 1,470 Views 1 Comment

Aer Lingus are looking for a new staff member: an internal communications officer to liaise between management and staff.

# recruitment - Thursday 20 January, 2011

Agency says it can't fill nurse vacancies - because they're all emigrating
# Nurses
# Nurses

Agency says it can't fill nurse vacancies - because they're all emigrating

Jan 20th 2011, 6:31 PM 1,035 Views 0 Comments

Director of private recruitment group says newly qualified nurses believe they have little option but to leave upon graduation.

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