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Finding The Right Cultural Fit For Your Job

Oct 15

Finding The Right Cultural Fit For Your Job

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Probably one of the most subtle aspects of looking for a job is finding a place where you can be a good fit and feel comfortable every day in work. Each company has its own particular type of culture or personality and it’s never an exact science trying to figure that out, but it is […]

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People of Jobcare-meet Muriel O’Brien

Aug 28

People of Jobcare-meet Muriel O’Brien

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Meet Muriel O’Brien. Muriel is a participant on Jobcare’s transitional work programme, working as part of the team responsible for our Community Employment administration. Muriel is an ‘overcomer’- having overcome multiple major back surgeries, she is now working to overcome unemployment. Muriel’s unassuming perseverance and “can do” attitude is an inspiration. And now she’s undertaking […]

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Technology Industry In Ireland (a Career-oriented Perspective)

Aug 26

Technology Industry In Ireland (a Career-oriented Perspective)

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Presentation by Greg Kerr & Alan Buckley from Salesforce.com Friday 17/7/15   TECH, TECHIES & JOBS Fintan Friel, Web & Social Media Marketing Intern. Many people are not ‘techies’ and don’t really care about how great the industry is or how rosy the future looks now that Intel, Google etc. are based in Ireland. However […]

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Jobcare’s people: meet Alan and Abelardo

Jul 28

Jobcare’s people: meet Alan and Abelardo

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Alan Meet Alan Travers and Abelardo Dominguez from Jobcare’s IT Support department. Alan has been doing his college work placement in Jobcare and Abelardo volunteers here. We caught up with them to find out more.   Alan is doing a Computer Science degree at the National College of Ireland. As part of his third year, […]

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The Gentle Art of Networking

Jul 21

The Gentle Art of Networking

The Gentle Art of Networking – with Brian McIvor Networking Workshop at Jobcare, Dublin. (8/7/15)   Brian McIvor, author, trainer and career coach is a former associate of Richard Bolles, who wrote the career guidance book; What Colour is Your Parachute which has sold 11m copies worldwide.   Networking is a challenge for me and […]

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Jobcare’s People – Meet Kenzie and Martha

Jul 16

Jobcare’s People – Meet Kenzie and Martha

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Meet Kenzie Bahr and Martha Kaser. Kenzie and Martha, both from the States, are interning in Jobcare for a couple of months this summer, gaining work experience and studying abroad for this college semester. We chatted to the girls to find out more.   Kenzie is from Albany, upstate New York, and studies Psychology and […]

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MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Ruth Thompson’s Story

Jul 14

MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Ruth Thompson’s Story

On 1st June, a team of 6 ladies took part in the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon in aid of Jobcare. June over and their sponsorship pages for this event now closed, we’re delighted to announce that these ladies raised a total of €2,303!! We also had 28 ladies from Microsoft doing the mini-marathon as part […]

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MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Helena’s Story

Jul 09

MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Helena’s Story

On 1st June, a team of 6 ladies took part in the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon in aid of Jobcare. June over and their sponsorship pages for this event now closed, we’re delighted to announce that these ladies raised a total of €2,303!! We also had 28 ladies from Microsoft doing the mini-marathon as part […]

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MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Sharon’s Story

Jul 07

MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Sharon’s Story

On 1st June, a team of 6 ladies took part in the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon in aid of Jobcare. June over and their sponsorship pages for this event now closed, we’re delighted to announce that these ladies raised a total of €2,303!! We also had 28 ladies from Microsoft doing the mini-marathon as part […]

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MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Niamh’s Story

Jul 06

MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Niamh’s Story

On 1st June, a team of 6 ladies took part in the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon in aid of Jobcare. June over and their sponsorship pages for this event now closed, we’re delighted to announce that these ladies raised a total of €2,303!! We also had 28 ladies from Microsoft doing the mini-marathon as part […]

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