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# careers - Friday 29 March, 2019

From The Daily Edge Dear Fifi: I keep trying - but how do I help my girlfriend with her career? Dear Fifi

Dear Fifi: I keep trying - but how do I help my girlfriend with her career?

Same time, same place, same Foof.

# careers - 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.

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.

# careers - Friday 2 March, 2018

Ireland's largest tech recruitment event is aiming for a 50/50 gender balance this year

Upstarter has partnered with several organisations seeking to drive women to tech jobs.

7 ways to get better at networking, according to an expert

Career coach Ronan Kennedy says your skills in this area are ‘crucial’.

# careers - Friday 2 February, 2018

The perfect future-proofed career? Here's how to become a data scientist

IBM has predicted 28% more demand for them by 2020.

# careers - Friday 19 January, 2018

Season tickets and beers on Friday? Here are 5 of the most appreciated work perks

The results of this survey of 4,000 employees might surprise you.

# careers - Friday 5 January, 2018

5 things NOT to do on LinkedIn when you're looking for a new job

From what to avoid in your profile photo, to how not to ask for a job.

Stressed out at work? Here are 8 ways to manage it better

Career coach Ronan Kennedy shares the three words you should avoid using at work.

How I Got Hired As... Creative Director of an advertising agency

Laurence O’Byrne of Boys And Girls shares some of the lessons that got him where he is today.

# careers - Thursday 4 January, 2018

New year, new career? Tell us what advice you need to make the leap will be hosting a Facebook Live with career counsellor who wants to help you with your next move.

# careers - Friday 3 November, 2017

Starting a business? 7 female founders share their secret to success

The brains behind the likes of Girl Crew and Find A Tech Job share their tips.

# careers - Friday 1 September, 2017

How to stand up to your boss (without getting fired)

Tackle your workplace troubles head-on with these 5 tips.

Have a difficult employee? Here are 5 ways to manage them

Ensure you stay level-headed no matter what.

Life as a Deliveroo rider: What's it like day-to-day?

Challenging but rewarding if you have the discipline, the riders say.

# careers - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Cold sweats, guilt trips and Sunday Night Fear: The reality of life as a working parent

Ignoring Gwyneth Paltrow is essential for survival, writes Ciara McDonnell.

# careers - Friday 17 February, 2017

8 of the world's most successful people share how to get ahead at work

And what you can learn from their experiences.

# careers - Monday 9 January, 2017

6 facts about AI that will actually blow your mind

Artificial intelligence? Let’s just say robot butlers are closer than you think.

QUIZ: How Good Are Your People Skills, Really? 

QUIZ: How Good Are Your People Skills, Really? 

Let’s find out.

# careers - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

The 4 major life skills to learn by the time you are 18

A former Ivy League admissions interviewer says that these help students to thrive.

# careers - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

QUIZ: How Creative Are You?

Kanye? Picasso? You?

# careers - Monday 7 November, 2016

Popping the question: The right time to ask for a pay rise

Popping the question: The right time to ask for a pay rise

How to talk money with the boss and get what you deserve.

# careers - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Changing careers 101 - Figure out where you want to go

If you are in your 20s, it’s a good time to ring the changes if that’s what your gut is telling you.

# careers - Sunday 4 September, 2016

Balancing work, study and a life - top tips to make it work

If you decide to return to college for further education, you had better get your ducks in a row, advises Eoghan McDermott.

# careers - Sunday 28 August, 2016

Why your company should invest in your education (and how to get them to do it)

Careers expert Eoghan McDermott gives you a checklist of preparation before asking your company to support further study.

# careers - Sunday 21 August, 2016

How to pick the right postgrad course for YOU

Further education can be a worthwhile commitment – but take careers expert Eoghan McDermott’s tips on making the right choice.

# careers - Sunday 14 August, 2016

What can a postgrad or masters do for me? Quite a lot, actually

Careers expert Eoghan McDermott assesses the impact of going back to college on your job prospects, pay and satisfaction levels.

# careers - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Thinking of a career change? Read this first

It’s a big change to make – but so worth it.

# careers - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

The site where everyone goes to dish dirt on their employers is launching in Ireland

Glassdoor also plans to open its European headquarters in Dublin.

# careers - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

This is an excellent CV for someone with no experience - here's why

It doesn’t offer references, for a start.

# careers - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Why Richard Branson isn't a good role model for would-be startup founders

Budding entrepreneurs need to have more realistic goals.

# careers - Friday 26 June, 2015

Are you heading for burnout in work?

Life is not and should not be an endurance test; nor should your job.

# careers - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Don't push your children into careers they're not suited for – it can backfire

It can be hard to do, but sometimes we should back off and let young people make their own decisions.

# careers - Sunday 7 June, 2015

# careers - Saturday 6 June, 2015

What makes a graduate employable? We asked 100 top companies in Ireland

Seriously – check your writing skills.

# careers - Friday 5 June, 2015

So you've graduated... now, where to get a job?

It’s hard to know where to start – here’s some advice to get you going.

# careers - Saturday 11 April, 2015

A good problem: How do you turn down a job offer?

11 tips to a seamless ‘no’.

# careers - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Do you want to be a success? Here's how...

Are we genetically predisposed to inherit talent, or can we acquire same with practise?

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