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#careers magazine

# careers-magazine - Friday 10 August, 2018

Why kissing up to your boss can be a bad idea in the long term - study

And why a new study says that hard work really does pay off.

Need help progressing at work? Send us your questions

Need help progressing at work? Send us your questions

And we’ll get them answered by an expert.

If you're looking to get ahead, keep these 6 mantras in mind

Here’s how to show your boss you’re worth of more responsibility.

6 dangerous phrases that could be harming your chances of a promotion

From repeating office gossip to criticising others.

The first 100 days: How to impress AFTER you land that promotion

When you’ve upgraded to a new role, it’s more crucial than ever to make the right impression.

5 ways to boost your chances of promotion - according to a professional attention-seeker

Ken Robertson was the former Head of Mischief at Paddy Power. He shares his tips for getting ahead.

6 things you didn't know about... my job as a career counsellor

Breda Hegarty on how she helps people find employment (and win promotions).

'He finally called me 'mum'!': How I got a job as a sound therapist helping children

Ronan Maher started life as a musician, but his interests took him in a different direction.

Looking for a promotion? Here are the 7 simple steps to getting there

It’s not always possible to land that dream promotion. But here’s how to give it your best shot.

# careers-magazine - Friday 29 June, 2018

How to stand out from the crowd when job hunting

There are lots of candidates out there – so how to make yourself memorable?

5 ways to make sure you're a team player in your first grownup job

Working in a team doesn’t mean setting ambition aside.

How to make an internship work for you - according to an intern

Internships have acquired a bad name in recent years – but change is afoot. Éamon Cullen shares his tips on getting the most from a training position.

10 questions to ask your interviewer for a graduate role (or any role)

Interviews aren’t just about answering questions – they’re an opportunity to find out what you need to know.

5 ways to be a maverick with your degree - whatever you start out doing

Jobs aren’t for life anymore – and your first career choice doesn’t have to be your last. Just ask Eoghan Darcy.

Looking for help landing that first post-college job? We've answered your questions

Looking for help landing that first post-college job? We've answered your questions

Career coach Paula Coogan joined us to offer expert advice, live on Facebook.

7 things you didn't know about... my job helping women make new friends at GirlCrew

Áine Mulloy shares the inside track from the hotly-tipped startup.

How I landed my job as a TV floor manager: 'Work hard and talk to everyone'

Elle Nolan on her path to a career in television.

'Check what happens when you Google yourself': Essential tips to land your first job after college

Thousands of young people around Ireland are just starting their job search after finals. We asked the experts for some advice.

# careers-magazine - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Office dogs and Prosecco happy hour: Inside WeWork's Dublin coworking space

There’s also an arcade room, bar and no end of private meeting rooms.

# careers-magazine - Friday 8 June, 2018

Why confidence is essential in the modern workplace - even if you’re not on the front line

Barry O’Loughlin of Nostra on why clear, confident communication is a must.

How to delegate tasks effectively and boost productivity

Delegation is essential – but it’s not easy.

Get your voice heard: How to be more assertive in meetings

Use your body language and choose words carefully.

How to influence people with confidence - and 3 classic mistakes to avoid

An experienced sales manager shares his key lessons.

6 simple tips for taking criticism like a boss

When you’re starting out, criticism can be a major confidence blow. Here’s how to make it work for you.

Want to improve your self-belief at work? We put your questions to an expert

Want to improve your self-belief at work? We put your questions to an expert

From workplace bullies to imposter syndrome – we covered it all.

7 things you didn't know about... my job helping people let their homes on Airbnb

Rachael Moore’s job is helping homeowners make a little extra money from their properties.

'Choreographing a troupe of children will prepare you for anything': How I landed a senior job in digital media

Megan Cassidy, group editor at Lovin Media, on getting where she is today.

# careers-magazine - Friday 11 May, 2018

Secrets of the middle aisle: How I got my job as Lidl's Head of Promotional Planning

We meet Harry Murphy to find out how he got there.

From fresh meals to meditation rooms: Here's what it's like to work at Smarkets

The online betting exchange is innovating for staff as well as customers. We paid them a visit.

We love to blame technology for our 'always-on' lives. But does Silicon Valley have the answers too?

We talk to Kate Moran of HubSpot to find out how the multinational handles work-life balance.

Study: Inflexible jobs can make workers miserable

And giving staff more flexibility makes them less likely to quit, the study found.

5 ways to stay sane while managing multiple projects

Majella McAllister shares her secrets for effective multitasking.

WATCH: We put your live questions about work-life balance to a career coach

WATCH: We put your live questions about work-life balance to a career coach

Derval Chambers Petit joined us for a live video Q&A.

7 things you didn’t know about... work-life balance as a stay-at-home parent

How do you find a balance when your home life IS your work? Lyndsey O’Connell shares some insights.

'Turn off your notifications': How to find work-life harmony in our always-on world

Hard to switch off? Work emails ruining your home life? It might be time to make some changes.

# careers-magazine - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

WATCH: We put your questions about difficult bosses to a careers expert

Jane Downes from Clearview Coaching Group joined us for a live Q&A.

# careers-magazine - Friday 6 April, 2018

5 ways to build positive workplace relationships, according to an expert

Organisational psychologist Dee Murphy on how to boost your communication skills.

Work wars: 5 tips for holding your own in an office conflict - and when to let it go

Pick your battles, and you’ll have a far better chance of winning.

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