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Jobs Plus: Time to re-think this failed strategy The Government’s new Jobs initiative, ‘Jobs Plus’, which was launched by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Tainiste Eamon Gilmore and Minister for Social Protection, Joan Burton, with much fanfare and joy last month … Continue reading

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Glass 86% full or 14% empty, statistically speaking?

Sometimes when I hear figures and statistics announced on the radio about the rate of unemployment in Ireland I get confused. Today the issue was debated on the Pat Kenny show or RTE radio. It seems Fine Gael were unhappy … Continue reading

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Being taken for granted, the scrap-heap of broken dreams

I overheard a girl speaking to a friend in my bar the other day on how bored she was in her safe and secure job. She was ‘BORED’, with a capital B! Her friend concurred with her and bemoaned the … Continue reading

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