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#liam horan

# liam-horan - Sunday 21 October, 2012

5 pointers to remember in an interview
# Careers Clinic
# Careers Clinic

5 pointers to remember in an interview

Oct 21st 2012, 6:00 PM 16,646 Views 20 Comments

Preparation, examples, telling the company what they need to know: Some basic things to remember when going for that job.

# liam-horan - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Careers clinic: How some graduates use innovative 'campaigns' to land a job
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# Innovation

Careers clinic: How some graduates use innovative 'campaigns' to land a job

Aug 22nd 2012, 7:30 AM 6,855 Views 2 Comments

Multimedia campaigns, networking events, online pitches and a ‘Hire Me’ t-shirt: David Wogan decided to treat his job search as a mass-marketing project.

# liam-horan - Sunday 8 July, 2012

Careers fairs - six tips for job hunters
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# Careers Clinic

Careers fairs - six tips for job hunters

Jul 8th 2012, 6:00 PM 8,187 Views 7 Comments

Visitor numbers at jobs fairs have soared since the beginning of the recession – these tips might help you make the most of any you decide to attend.

# liam-horan - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Careers clinic: Should I send a thank you letter after a job rejection?
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# Jobs

Careers clinic: Should I send a thank you letter after a job rejection?

Jun 23rd 2012, 5:00 PM 17,954 Views 20 Comments

You’ve done the interview but you miss out on the job. Should you consider writing a thank you letter to leave behind a good impression in case a future opportunity arises? Liam Horan reports.

# liam-horan - Sunday 5 February, 2012

Careers clinic: Playing for Ireland (how I got off the Live Register)
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# Careers

Careers clinic: Playing for Ireland (how I got off the Live Register)

Feb 5th 2012, 5:00 PM 4,984 Views 19 Comments

One man tells his story of losing a job after working consistently all his life – and how he did everything to get stuck back in… even with an income cut of €25,000.

# liam-horan - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Careers clinic: What on earth is an online job interview?
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Careers clinic: What on earth is an online job interview?

Jan 26th 2012, 3:40 PM 3,131 Views 12 Comments

With increasing numbers of job applicants, companies are using online tools to cut down on face-to-face interviews. Here is what you need to know…

# liam-horan - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Careers clinic: How I got an internship with a social media campaign
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# Careers

Careers clinic: How I got an internship with a social media campaign

Jan 5th 2012, 7:40 AM 3,803 Views 5 Comments

Irish student Stephen Cleary has just earned a place at Adidas’s marketing HQ in Amsterdam thanks to his social media campaign.

# liam-horan - Friday 23 December, 2011

Careers clinic: Do you have a portfolio career?
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# Josbwatch

Careers clinic: Do you have a portfolio career?

Dec 23rd 2011, 9:30 AM 2,369 Views 3 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s resident careers guru Liam Horan looks at portfolio careers as a possible way to flesh out a part-time working week.

# liam-horan - Saturday 10 December, 2011

Careers clinic: A job interview is no time for humility
# Feature
# Feature

Careers clinic: A job interview is no time for humility

Dec 10th 2011, 2:00 PM 3,005 Views 2 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s resident careers guru Liam Horan advises that when it comes to interviews, be yourself – but even more so than usual…

# liam-horan - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Budget 2012: What TheJournal.ie's contributors are saying
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

Budget 2012: What TheJournal.ie's contributors are saying

Dec 6th 2011, 7:44 PM 2,035 Views 6 Comments

TheJournal.ie brings you contributions from a huge range of people. We asked some of them to give their opinions on the Budget – and here’s what they said…

# liam-horan - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Careers clinic: 10 pointers to get you noticed by a recruitment company
# Feature
# Feature

Careers clinic: 10 pointers to get you noticed by a recruitment company

Nov 23rd 2011, 12:00 PM 3,246 Views 13 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s resident careers guru Liam Horan interviews a recruitment company boss to find out how YOU can get your CV to the top of the pile.

# liam-horan - Saturday 19 November, 2011

Column: Stay positive, keep moving - the advice YOU gave me
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Stay positive, keep moving - the advice YOU gave me

Nov 19th 2011, 6:30 PM 57 Views 16 Comments

Two weeks ago, Liam Horan wrote about going back to college after 26 years – and the response he received in comments, emails and calls displays the positivity and courage of many people finding their way through the recession.

# liam-horan - Sunday 6 November, 2011

Column: I'm back in college after 26 years - and I'm not alone
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: I'm back in college after 26 years - and I'm not alone

Nov 6th 2011, 3:00 PM 1,755 Views 55 Comments

Liam Horan runs a career-training company and has found – even on a personal level – that people have to let go of the fear that they are too old to retrain or change career.