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Happy New Year, Happy Job Hunt

Posted: 1 Jan 2019

Category: General

Pamela Doyle, Director & Ideation Manager
1 Jan 2019 | General

January is one of the busiest times for Job Hunting with January 7th dubbed as National Job Hunting Day due to the volume of jobseekers hitting job boards and websites. It’s a time when a lot of people reflect on their careers and achievements or lack of them in the previous year and decide to make ...

You're in Good Company

Posted: 27 Dec 2018

Category: General

Pamela Doyle, Director & Ideation Manager
27 Dec 2018 | General

Need a new job? You're in good company. Over 4,700 jobs are now available across the entire country on www.jobalert.ie.Need help or Careers Advice check out this link;https://www.jobalert.ie/blog?category=Career%20Advice...

Most Wonderful Time for a Change

Posted: 22 Dec 2018

Category: General

Pamela Doyle, Director & Ideation Manager
22 Dec 2018 | General

One of the busiest times for Job Hunting is during the Christmas break, when a lot of people reflect on their careers and achievements or lack of them in the previous year. They may stayed in their current position up to now, as they waited for the Christmas bonus and with a few days off they'r...

Pamela Doyle, Director & Ideation Manager
18 Dec 2018 | General

As confirmed in Budget 2019 a Christmas Bonus of 100% was paid in the first week of December 2018 to long term welfare recipients, approximately 900,000 recipients costing an estimated €265 million.Meanwhile PAYE and Self-Employed workers who get up every morning to keep the country running are stil...

Pamela Doyle, Director & Ideation Manager
18 Dec 2018 | General

As the Christmas Exams come to an end, students doing their Junior or Leaving Certs in 2019 may already be thinking about their choices ahead and this includes decisions about continuing on education to College or taking up an Apprenticeship Opportunity. But are we talking our kids out of “Trades”?W...

Posted: 10 Dec 2018

Category: General

Just because it's cool outside doesn’t mean that you should cool down on your Job Hunt. Putting your job search on hold until January could be a bad idea. For one reason, your application could get lost amongst all the other candidates that decided over the Christmas/New Year break to start a f...

Posted: 7 Dec 2018

Category: General

COMPETITION TIME!We are giving away a €100 Leap Card Voucher this Christmas to make that commute to work in January just a little bit easier! If leap cards are not in use in your area don't worry - A One4All Gift Card will instead be awarded to the value of €100.How to enter:- Share our competi...

Posted: 6 Dec 2018

Category: General

At a recent event, I spoke about a “barrier to employment” that took me by surprise back in the late 80’s when I left Secretarial College. I was advised by the FAS office to think about taking the ‘Ballymun’ address off my CV and maybe use a relation's address instead to give myself a better ch...

Pamela Doyle, Director & Ideation Manager
21 Nov 2018 | General

Recruitment of New Apprenticeships a year behind Target by 456 Placements! According to an Oireachtas Education Committee review, it was highlighted that while it was hoped 976 new apprenticeship positions would be filled by the end of 2018, uptake only stands at 520 so far for the year. Why is t...

Pamela Doyle, Director & Ideation Manager
18 Nov 2018 | General

The Irish National Organisation of the Unemployed has put together an information guide and practical advice where people have expressed concerns about taking up such seasonal work and how it might impact the entitlement to a Jobseekers payment when the contract ends. FastTrack - Seasonal Work A...

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