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# qualifications - 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.

# qualifications - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

QUIZ: How Creative Are You?

Kanye? Picasso? You?

# qualifications - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Opinion: There's a good reason for the private-public sector pay gap

Pay rates differ depending on the job you do, the skills you have, the responsibility you hold… the list goes on.

# qualifications - Thursday 20 February, 2014

The Oscar nomination letter that shows you should never worry about failure

Fail your college course? Don’t let that stop you.

# qualifications - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Thirty teachers risk being struck off the payroll for failing to register

Teachers must be registered with the Teaching Council in order to be paid a salary by the State.

# qualifications - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Ever wanted to be the sheriff of the mean streets of Dublin?

If you’ve ever dreamed about imposing law and order on a tough town, this could be the job for you. Possibly.

# qualifications - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Column: What do you really know about emigrating?

Emigration from Ireland is once again a reality for many young people and their families – but how much do young people facing the prospect really know about the country they are emigrating to before they leave Ireland, asks Marie-Claire McAleer.

# qualifications - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

New Amy Winehouse inquest to be held next month

An investigation revealed the coroner in the inquest did not have the requisite experience for the role.

# qualifications - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Around half of staff in Dept of Finance have no financial qualifications

Staff in the Department of Finance hold 422 qualifications between them – over half of which don’t relate to finance.

# qualifications - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Column: I’ve been waiting three years on my citizenship application

Lutfullah Shafaq, 23, has a degree, has never claimed benefits, and wants to work as an Irish taxpayer. So why is the Government restricting his movements?

# qualifications - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

CSO: Women are more highly qualified than men - but still earn less

The Central Statistics Office has released a major new study into men and women in Ireland.

# qualifications - Monday 9 January, 2012

Agency reports surge in Australian visa applications before rules change

A visa support services company says the number of Irish people applying for permanent residency visas is still rising.

# qualifications - Monday 12 September, 2011

"Unqualified" maths teachers to receive training

A new survey has shown that out of 2,045 maths teachers in Irish secondary schools, 49 were not qualified to teach the subject and 596 have just some studies done in the subject.