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#Skills

# skills - Friday 14 February, 2014

From The42 Donnacha O'Callaghan set to surpass O'Gara as Munster's most capped player Landmark

Donnacha O'Callaghan set to surpass O'Gara as Munster's most capped player

The second row is in line to make his 241st appearance for the province this weekend.

# skills - Saturday 25 January, 2014

From The42 VIDEO: Here's why Man United are paying £37m for Juan Mata Skills

VIDEO: Here's why Man United are paying £37m for Juan Mata

The player’s move to the Red Devils is expected to be confirmed today.

# skills - Thursday 16 January, 2014

From The42 Nick Williams on the perfect offload, rekindling his career and repaying 'Cowboy' Interview

Nick Williams on the perfect offload, rekindling his career and repaying 'Cowboy'

The Ulster number eight has endured highs and lows during his time in Europe.

From The42 Earls' try was an example of 'where we're trying to get' - Rob Penney Penneyball

Earls' try was an example of 'where we're trying to get' - Rob Penney

The Munster head coach was ‘rapt’ with his side’s tactical appreciation against Gloucester last weekend.

# skills - Thursday 19 December, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: Indoor star is better at football than you Too Good

VIDEO: Indoor star is better at football than you

Introducing the highly talented Belgian street soccer player Issy Hitman.

# skills - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

From The42 Is this the best crossbar challenge you've ever seen? Tekkers

Is this the best crossbar challenge you've ever seen?

A special shot from behind the goal at a deserted Celtic Park last week.

# skills - Sunday 8 December, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: Watch Brian O'Driscoll's magical between the legs pass Genius

VIDEO: Watch Brian O'Driscoll's magical between the legs pass

The Leinster centre pulled off this moment of sublime skill against Northampton in the Heineken Cup last night.

# skills - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: Was this the best pass of the rugby weekend? Offload

VIDEO: Was this the best pass of the rugby weekend?

New Zealand’s Charles Piutau came up with a peach of an offload against France on Saturday.

# skills - Monday 4 November, 2013

More upskilling courses needed to cash in on ICT growth

A Forfás report has called for more and better ICT courses and says that for social welfare changes should be introduced to encourage take-up.

# skills - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

From The42 Here's why Clermont stick with out-half Brock James Skills

Here's why Clermont stick with out-half Brock James

The Australian play maker produced this exquisite pass in a derby win over Brive on Saturday.

# skills - Thursday 24 October, 2013

International Clown Convention deny involvement in killing of drug cartel leader In Disguise This post contains images

International Clown Convention deny involvement in killing of drug cartel leader

Gunmen dressed as clowns, with rubber noses and wigs, opened fire on the former leading member of Tijuana drug cartel.

# skills - Saturday 12 October, 2013

Costello launches initiative to encourage retired public servants to volunteer

An online register is being set up to match the skills of volunteers to the needs of the countries and communities.

# skills - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Have you got what it takes to volunteer abroad?

You could surprise yourself – and make a real difference.

# skills - Monday 23 September, 2013

From The42 Does beer make you better at sport? Baseball

Does beer make you better at sport?

In the specific case of this Padres fan, it would seem so.

# skills - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Shawarma ninja speed-kebabs to Mortal Kombat music Shawarma Chameleon

Shawarma ninja speed-kebabs to Mortal Kombat music

This is what you want from your late night kebab creator.

# skills - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

From The42 World freestyle champion shows off his skills on the London Underground Freestylin' This post contains videos

World freestyle champion shows off his skills on the London Underground

Andrew Henderson is decent at keepy-uppys.

Irish graduates in Australia sought for jobs back home

Recruiters at Robert Walters want Irish emigrants who have gained experience in financial services.

# skills - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

From The42 Van Persie shows off his skills to youngsters at football tournament in Rotterdam RVP This post contains videos

Van Persie shows off his skills to youngsters at football tournament in Rotterdam

The Dutch international shows off his skills.

# skills - Monday 29 April, 2013

Watchdog's report into training fund finds problems with nearly €1m in spending

A €4 million training fund administered by a senior SIPTU official was used to pay for promotions, travel and hospitality.

# skills - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: WWE wrestler Sheamus trains with London Irish Smackdown This post contains videos

VIDEO: WWE wrestler Sheamus trains with London Irish

Looks like we’ve just found Sean O’Brien’s replacement for the Springbok game.

# skills - Monday 22 October, 2012

Business people to share skills during Ethiopia trip

A group of Irish business people, including chef Kevin Thornton and hotel expert Francis Brennan, will go on a week-long mission to Lalibela in Ethiopia.

# skills - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Committee says improvement needed in ICT skills among teachers

The committee report also recommended the development of a Technology Visa to enable skilled workers from abroad to fill IT skill shortages in Ireland.

# skills - Monday 20 August, 2012

Poll: Will you watch the Rose of Tralee? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you watch the Rose of Tralee?

It’s one of the most-watched programmes in Ireland every single year, but it’s also criticised for being outdated and irrelevant. Will you watch?

# skills - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

'Positivity is here in this room, people getting up and starting again'

Attending today’s Springboard Roadshow in Dublin, TheJournal.ie’s Christina Finn asks job seekers why returning to education is their only option.

# skills - Sunday 5 August, 2012

From The42 It's your 'Finally, here's a team we can beat' picture of the day Mismatch

It's your 'Finally, here's a team we can beat' picture of the day

Paul O’Connell, Jonny Sexton and Brian O’Driscoll showed up at Boyne RFC to teach some kids a lesson.

# skills - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Column: We should be giving jobless people the money we’re wasting

The funds we’re currently spending on make-work training programmes should be handed directly to unemployed people, writes Aaron McKenna.

# skills - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

From The42 WATCH: Sandro thinks the Spurs dressing room is a martial arts dojo Skills This post contains videos

WATCH: Sandro thinks the Spurs dressing room is a martial arts dojo

Football isn’t the only thing the Tottenham midfielder is passion about, it seems.

# skills - Thursday 29 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Looking for a job? Stephen Hawking is hiring an assistant Stephen Hawking

Looking for a job? Stephen Hawking is hiring an assistant

The theoretical physicist is looking for a technical assistant to help him carry out his work as an academic and a public speaker.

# skills - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

FÁS to be replaced with new agency 'SOLAS'

The Minister for Education has announced that the employment authority FÁS will be replaced with a new agency named SOLAS, which will respond to the requirements of “a changed and changing economy”.

# skills - Monday 30 May, 2011

Education minister says the CAO system needs to change

Ruairi Quinn says that radical new approaches and more complex entry routes to third level education are needed. He says it is a priority for his department.

# skills - Sunday 24 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Man arrested in Cork on connection with house fire; Tipp man survives horrific stabbing; happy birthday Enda and Eamon; Charlie Bird under fire; the new iPhone; and skills that pay the bills. It’s your Daily Fix…