Blog - July 2017

  • 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 ...