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  • What is the STAR Technique?

    Posted on Friday, July 14, 2017 by Gearóid MolloyNo comments

    What is the STAR Technique? “Tell me about a time when…” You’ll come across a number of interview techniques in your job search, from one-to-one chats to workplace tours to the classic across-the-desk formal style. Whatever the framework, the end goal is always the same - to find out if you are the best person for the job. To that end you will, in any interview, be asked a number of ...

  • Easy Guide To Leave The Job You Hate And Start A New Career

    Posted on Monday, July 10, 2017 by Jennifer BerenguerNo comments

    You wanted to be a teacher ever since you were a little kid. You were a good student, went to college straight after High School and got a great job doing what you love. Or what you thought you loved. Suddenly, you no longer want to teach anything, you want to own a coffee shop in a peaceful town near the beach. It’s ok, you are not the first one to change your mind and realise that at the age ...

  • What To Put In Your CV

    Posted on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 by Gearóid MolloyNo comments

    Your CV is the first thing an employer will see of you, and the first place you can make a good impression. You need to make this impression quickly though because hiring managers often receive large numbers of applications.  In the first round selection process a hiring manager will typically take less than 7 seconds to look over your CV.  What should you include in ...

  • Why Nitro Is Focusing Their Talent Growth in Dublin

    Posted on Monday, July 3, 2017 by Sam ChandlerNo comments

    Nitro founder Sam Chandler is weighing growth options since their latest funding round A couple of years on from the exciting "innovation agenda" announcements, it feels like the Federal Government of Australia today knows farming and mining better than they do technology. That's why April's skilled visa reforms incited widespread backlash from business leaders across the country, with my ...

  • 6 Simple Changes To Make Your Company A Great Workplace

    Posted on Friday, June 30, 2017 by Jennifer BerenguerNo comments

    Spending about 8 daily hours inside an office obviously demands a bit of comfort, but employers are aware of that. What didn’t seem so clear, though, was that workers minded how their office look like and how tiny changes could make them happier. Sometimes, we try to provide our employees with the best appliances in order to make them satisfied in the workplace but it looks like brand new ...

  • Top Ten Interview Tips

    Posted on Monday, March 6, 2017 by Gearoid MolloyNo comments

    As much as your qualifications and experience speak for you, when you’re looking to move up in your career there’s going to come a time when you have to speak for yourself. Reddit users Dan_Ashcroft and bananananapeel share their top ten tips for making a good impression in your big interview   Answer their questions. Lots of people will start answering the question but never really finish ...

  • Doctor’s Team Recruitment update

    Posted on Monday, November 7, 2016 by Ken CowleyNo comments

    It’s been a busy year for the doctor’s team in Head Hunt International’s Dublin office.  Currently we are in the throes of the final rounds of interviews for the January rotation of HSE NCHDs (Registrars and SHOs) although in reality we will be making last minute placements right in to the New Year.  This year we have found several specialties to be in particular demand, for example Paediatrics ...

  • Multi-Lingual Job Opportunities Across Europe

    Posted on Friday, January 8, 2016 by Stephen O'ConnorNo comments

    Multi-Lingual Job Opportunities Across Europe   With increasing evidence and news demonstrating how the majority of Europe-(http://www.uhy.com/europe-on-the-road-to-recovery/ and in particular Ireland-(http://www.irishexaminer.com/business/mhqleyeycwql/rss2/)   are over-coming the remaining financial difficulties in the wake of the 2008 recession there is cause for optimism this new year. ...

  • Ireland Set To Become Global IT & Tech Player

    Posted on Friday, December 4, 2015 by Stephen O'ConnorNo comments

    The World Order In Flux This is a very exciting time in the world, a time where traditional ways of doing things are being challenged and changed by technology. Commerce, the activity that keeps our economies growing and is the bedrock of modern civilisation is undergoing fundamental change in the way it is conducted. “Commerce will be invisible in the future” –  John Lunn (Paypal) this can be ...

  • Nurses Coming Home to Roost – Will you join the Flock?

    Posted on Thursday, November 26, 2015 by Niall McCullaghNo comments

    The rapid rise in returnees As early as March of this year, 2015 was already being described as ‘The year of the Returnees’ in response to the huge amount of Job Vacancies in the Irish Market. With the economy continuing rapidly, this trend looks set to continue in 2016 and beyond. The area where shortages are the most acute is in healthcare, with nurses in particular being urgently sought for ...