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# Graduates

Last year
Up to one million graduates could be eligible to vote under Seanad election reform plan
All time
Connacht award first professional contracts to six academy players
HSE targets graduates and students to boost contact tracing capacity
All nursing graduates to be guaranteed jobs amid Covid-19 crisis
Automated interviews and psychometric testing: The challenges awaiting graduate jobhunters
Ruairi Kavanagh
The average graduate starting salary is now over €30,000
One 'Big Four' firm is taking on 500 new staff - and more than half will be graduates
More women than men are in full-time work after graduating - but they earn less over time
Most Irish university graduates are employed in Dublin and Cork
Punctuality, responsibility, find something that you love: What did you learn on your first job?
Letters to a Fresher: College graduates tell us what they wish they'd known in first year
"Hire unemployed teachers ahead of retired ones" says minister
Unequal pay is driving graduates away from teaching, says union
'I wanted to keep the peace, and joining the Irish army was the best way to do that...'
'When you're out of work, there's a lack of purpose that pervades every day'
Fancy a job as a public servant? The government is trying to fill 200 vacancies
Ireland has some of the most educated people in Europe
A winning CV and online applications: Your graduate career toolkit
Mark Mitchell
What makes a graduate employable? We asked 100 top companies in Ireland
Mark Mitchell
So you've graduated... now, where to get a job?
Mark Mitchell
Are you a recent graduate? Here's where the jobs are - and how much you'll be paid
Watch: This incredible performance by graduates is going viral for a good reason
This startup is trying to solve the tricky business of finding graduates jobs
Number of Irish graduates going abroad to get work more than doubles
20% of GPs who graduated in 2010 now live abroad
Opinion: Will the push to encourage more science and technology graduates be worth it?
Tanya Duncan
Teachers taking up JobBridge scheme in the bad books with the union
USI says 'internship culture' to blame for low graduate wages
Student social workers slam proposed graduate scheme as 'complete exploitation'
Graduates are now earning much less. But exactly how much less?
Broad reform needed to make Seanad 'fit for modern Ireland', says Coveney
More upskilling courses needed to cash in on ICT growth
Good news on the jobs front: new jobs announced in Dublin, Cork and Carlow
Column: The dole queue or the departure lounge? This is the choice Ireland's youth is facing
Joe O'Connor
Irish graduates in Australia sought for jobs back home
45 jobs for graduates under new scheme
Poll: Should a percentage of new jobs be set aside for certain sections of society?
James Reilly: The boycott of nursing jobs is "ill-judged"
Column: Young nurses are right to boycott the new graduate scheme
Patrick Nulty
James Reilly asked to stop HSE plan to pay graduate nurses lower salaries