Category Archives: Galway

The Five Stages of Grief – Seeking a Job in a recession

It’s been three weeks now since the company you worked with for two years closed down. Through no fault of your own, you are out of a job and rapidly running out of cash. You have signed on for unemployment … Continue reading

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Hiring an older employee – a smart decision

When I was in my twenties, I thought that anyone older than 30 was a has-been, ancient! When I was in my thirties, I thought the my colleagues in their forties were ok, but the guys in their fifties were … Continue reading

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Brain-freeze! Deer-in-the-Headlight! ICanWork4U does ‘Interview Tips’

Stage-fright is a recognised syndrome. Some people break out in spots, rashes, cold-sweats, hot-flushes, itchy palms, dry-mouth, shortness of breath, dizzyness…no it’s not a heart-attack, it’s just stage-fright…yes, but all that personal drama, coupled with the stress of trying to … Continue reading

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Twenty-Five New Jobs on ICanWork4U and Mayors4Jobs

In the past 24 hours over 25 new jobs have been posted to http://www.icanwork4u.com from a variety of employers, seeking a wide range of skills, from Scaffolder to Sous Chef, Sales Person to Kitchen Installer, Hospital Cleaner to Home Help … Continue reading

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The Mayor on Mayors4Jobs

We approached Councillor Terry O’Flaherty, the current Mayor of Galway, about two months ago about possibly endorsing our free-to-use jobs-seekers website http://www.icanwork4u.com True to form, Mayor O’Flaherty was open to our suggestion, liked our website and our ideas about getting … Continue reading

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The more I practice, the luckier I get

‘The more I practice, the luckier I get’ is a truism that I find I agree with more and more as I get older, and perhaps wiser Whether it is a sport you play, a business you start, an elevator-pitch … Continue reading

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Restaurants Association will create 5,000 new Jobs this year

The CEO of the Restaurants Association of Ireland, Adrian Cummins announced that the Restaurant sector will create a further 5,000 new jobs in the next year, boosting the numbers already employed in this vital tourism sector from 63,000 to closer … Continue reading

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