Category: Business & Motivation

Linkedin tips: 4 ways to maximise your Linkedin profile

LinkedIn has approximately 500 million users.  In 2017 it was acquired by Microsoft for $26 billion. It’s users hail from over 200 countries and it boasts more than 10 million active job posts.  If you still think your LinkedIn profile isn’t something worth building into your career strategy: think again.  LinkedIn was established as the world’s first

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Tips for Grads: How to break into the construction industry

I recently wrote a post on LinkedIn with some advice I would give to graduates who are trying to break into the construction industry. As someone who’s confronted the cold face of the construction employment industry for the past six years, I’ve noticed a number of common traits when it comes to particular employment groups. My LinkedIn

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5 Reasons you should befriend a Recruiter!

The job market is pretty intense. Thousands of recruitment agencies are advertising for similar jobs and it’s overbearing to say the least. A strong recruiter can be your secret weapon in this crazy world of recruitment. A few years ago, I was a candidate in this very recruitment market. I’d left Ireland, deciding to make

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The secret to life…

“Half of me is filled with bursting words and half of me is painfully shy. I crave solitude yet also crave people. I want to pour life and love into everything yet also nurture my self-care and go gently. I want to live within the rush of primal intuitive decision, yet also wish to sit

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Fuck obedience, you are not a dog!

Back in the day, to be an obedient employee was the norm. Obedience that is, obeying the law, following the rules, colouring within the lines and being controlled by a person, belief, process or organisation. Obedience is knowing your place and abiding by whatever system of control someone else has decided to enforce. Obedience is

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Rip it up and start again… A business mentality

Rip it up and start again. A Business Mentality. I am the type of person, and always have been, to do and ask for forgiveness later. I developed this mentality in my teens when my art teacher pressured me to be the most expressionist form of myself possible, in my thinking, my vision and the way

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Don’t waste your young years

Don’t waste your young years. The five words of advice that I will give to any young person I cross paths with. The advice that I wished I heard earlier. The advice that I wished I had of understood earlier. The pressures currently faced by the younger generation is unprecedented. Life in its entirety is

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