FDI brings high value jobs to Ireland

In recent news, Ireland has ranked the top destination for added value of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) programmes in the IBM Global Location Trends. This position proves Ireland to be the leading performer in the world for a second year in a row, resulting from the country’s success in attracting research and development (R&D) activities […]

Get Social with Your Job Search

Social media can be a real help when job hunting or career planning. Having a social media presence can support your networking activities and can help you to identify job opportunities. Remember that while social media networks can help you find a job, they won’t do it alone 1. Manage your online profile You need to […]

Can you Believe IT?

In the late 1970s, computer company Wang Laboratories  released a new slogan. It was meant to portray how they treated all customers with the same level of one on one personal service. Putting the personal into “personal computers”.             Wang Cares was the message used for their advertising campaign…. It may […]

The Technology Skills Gap in Ireland

There has been much talk in the media about the skills gap that spans many industries, in particular the IT sector. More and more employers find themselves unable to find the level of skills and experience required for technology based roles here in Ireland and end up looking further afield. The latest National Skills Bulletin […]