All posts in "Employment"

Taxi Drivers Protest Insurance Hike

By admin / October 12, 2016

Taxi Drivers from across Dublin are staging a protest in response to a significant increase in motor vehicle insurance today. Cab drivers from the TTnH, the voluntary organisation representing taxi drivers in Ireland, are angered by the sudden and severe increase to insurance premiums over the past few months. David McGuinness, a spokesperson for the TTnH, […]


Fancy a Career Change? Swing by Career Zoo

By Blessing Duke / October 6, 2016

Registrations are now open for the 12th Career Zoo event in Ireland. If you are looking for a job and still waiting for the phone to ring, career zoo has provided a way out.  Companies like Bank of Ireland, BMS, EY, Pramerica, DarkMatter, Enterprise Ireland, Ocuco, Amdocs, Microgaming, Cognizant, Ellucian and many more would be […]


Graduate Career Fair To Be Held At RDS

By admin / September 29, 2016

For many of the thousands of students studying in Ireland, 36,500 in Dublin alone, leaving full-time education for the working world can be a daunting prospect. Fortunately, it doesn’t have to be. The gradireland Graduate Careers Fair takes place in less than a week’s time on 5th October, and showcases a wide variety of potential […]


Apple Announce New London HQ

By admin / September 28, 2016

Technology giant Apple has announced today that it will create a new headquarters in London’s Battersea Power Station. The move will concentrate the company’s 1,400 London staff into one office, taking up 40% of the space in the landmark Grade II listed building, which has been undergoing a multibillion-euro renovation over the last few years. The […]


Garda Needs 900 New Members

By admin / April 20, 2016

While about 650 trainees are due to enter the Garda College, Templemore this year, the Association of Garda Superintendents (AGSI) has said it was clear this was not enough. The association’s annual delegate conference in Naas, Co Kildare, also heard the Government needs to make additional funding available to allow for increased recruitment. The association […]


Sleep more, work less

By admin / February 25, 2016

It is hard to invent the Mars spaceship or create a good marketing plan for selling swimsuits in Saudi Arabia, after a party and on just two hours of sleep. On the other hand, many companies start the work day too early, at 8am or 9am, destroying their employees natural “body clocks”.   Till Roenneberg, […]


Don’t Worry Be Happy

By admin / February 23, 2016

Total Irish employment rose by 44,100 last year, according to the Quarterly National Household Survey. This is a very good news for people in Ireland as well as for future migrants. More money will be spent on Guinness and umbrellas, then the employers will hire more. The economic circle will be in motion. This survey […]


El Dublinorado

By admin / February 15, 2016

We don’t live in the world of our dreams. There are big differences in the standard of living across the continents. But happily for “Guinness” and the Irish people, Dublin belongs to the group of the best cities to live in the world. That’s what many rankings say. In some of them it is even […]


Usain Bolt of economy growth

By admin / February 5, 2016

Ireland was and will be the European country with fastest GDP (gross domestic product) growth. It is more impressive when you realize that other EU members are still in crisis stagnation. The growth should reduce unemployment from 9.8 to 7.8%. What do these indicators mean for us? Firstly, companies from foreign countries will be investing […]


Healthcare companies to create 340 jobs in Dublin

By admin / October 23, 2015

This week, Dublin’s health sector has seen two major boosts as care home operator Carechoice and Spanish healthcare firm Grifols announced new investments, which will, according to them, will be creating 340 jobs. Carechoice is seeking nurses, health care assistants, management, catering staff, and two activity leaders.The 200 jobs will be in the company’s 165-bed […]

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