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QUIZ: What Should You Do To Upskill In 2018?

Take this quiz for inspiration.

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EACH JANUARY, WE muster the determination to self-improve, and where that can be most important is in relation to the way you work and your career path.

No matter which industry you work in, upskilling can give you a serious competitive advantage leading to more opportunities and a higher salary.

So, for a bit of fun, can we try to guess what you should do to upskill? Take our quiz below to find out.

1. Pick a high-powered job you think you'd like.
Rolling News
CEO of Primark
Presenter of the Late Late Show

CEO of Web Summit
CEO of Arthur Cox
2. Pick an unusual elective to study in college.
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Introduction to HTML
Introduction to criminology

International conflict resolution
Introduction to online marketing
3. Pick a superhero.
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Spiderman
Batman

Wonder Woman
The Flash
4. Pick a TV series to binge-watch.
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Suits
Silicon Valley

Modern Family
House of Cards
5. Pick a way to get from the office to meetings.
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Chauffeur-driven car
Walking

Taxi
Public transport
6. Pick a hat.
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Answer all the questions to see your result!
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You scored out of !
You could... try doing a course in Business Studies.
You could learn a lot from a course that looks at the ever-changing business environment and how it is influenced by political, legal, economic, social and technological factors on both a national and international scale.
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You could... try doing a course in Law.
You could learn a lot from a course that allows you to tailor your degree to focus on key areas of interest including criminal law, human rights law or corporate law.
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You could... try doing a course in Computing.
You could learn a lot from a course that adds to your computer skills with the latest technological developments and a thorough understanding of the key principles of computer science.
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You could... try doing a course in Digital Media.
You could learn a lot from a course that aims to equip students with the necessary skills to pursue an exciting career in digital media, by creating multimedia applications using digital technology.
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You could... try doing a course in Mediation.
You could learn a lot from a course that focuses on mediation as an alternative form of dispute resolution to litigation, and seeks to understand the process of mediation.
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You could... try doing a course in Journalism/Public Relations.
You could learn a lot from a course that concentrates on journalism and public relations from the perspective of a PR content creator/strategic planner who has an understanding of the media industry and is able to implement communication plans and strategies.
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Looking to upskill? Griffith College Dublin offers a selection of part-time and blended courses. These provide great opportunities to study a wide range of subjects and gain industry-focused qualifications that allow you to jump ahead in your career. You can view their blended courses here and their part-time courses here.

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