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TheJobPost helps employers shape the future of talent acquisition

28th November saw the first of TheJobPost’s ‘Future of Talent Acquisition seminars’ for HR professionals. The event attracted huge interest and was massively oversubscribed with over 90 delegates from blue chip companies and global businesses including Google, BP, Microsoft, Vodafone, … Continue reading

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25% of Freelancers unemployed

A survey by Manchester’s Enterprise Freelance Fair found that 28 percent of freelancers, including writers, have little or no work. Conversely, 35% were either over-worked or busy, whilst over one third are getting by on less work. The research also … Continue reading

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Belfast and Dublin see a jobs boost

As reported by RTE.ie… A company in Belfast which specialises in imaging equipment for the scientific and medical market has announced that it is creating 166 new jobs. The positions at Andor Technology will focus on innovation. The 166 jobs … Continue reading

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Sports arena to create hundreds of new jobs in Ireland

Thanks to the Irish Examiner for this story! About 200 jobs will be created during the construction of a €10.5 million multi-purpose sports arena at Waterford Institute of Technology. Public Expenditure and Reform Minister Brendan Howlin yesterday turned the sod … Continue reading

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Job oppportunities for those interested in Farming!

A website aimed at the farming community says it is to create up to 100 jobs in Ireland over the next three years. The Farmbud networking site, which is currently under development, is owned by Farming Internet Services Ltd. The … Continue reading

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50% of multinationals plan to hire next year

As reported by rte.ie… A new survey has found that nearly half of multinational companies expect to increase employment in the next year. This represents a significant increase on the same time last year when just 26% said they could … Continue reading

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Apprenticeships just as important as degrees

As reported at guardian.co.uk earlier today… Parents should be as proud of their children for securing a top apprenticeship as for winning a place at university, Labour’s new shadow education secretary, Stephen Twigg, has said. In his first speech in … Continue reading

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RTE reports that US company is set to create new jobs in Dublin

As reported on rte.ie… Business information company Dun & Bradstreet says it is expanding its Dublin operations with the creation of 75 jobs by 2012. This will bring the total number of jobs created by D&B in Ireland to 225 … Continue reading

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Can business owners ever really take a holiday?

While work commitments forced more than half of UK business owners to remain in the country to endure the coldest summer on record since 1993, many of those working in the business services sector that did manage to get away … Continue reading

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Flexible Working seen as best perk in employment

According to a recent poll by executive search and selection recruiter Expand, 48% of employees value flexible working as the top benefit an employer could offer, suggesting that employees are now are seeking a more rewarding work/life balance. The research, … Continue reading

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