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Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Job Opportunities: 3 * Financial Sales Representatives


POD Financial Services are seeking three professionals to join their team as Financial Sales representatives.

Key requirements of the role include:
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, internally and externally, through the delivery of high quality financial services;
  • Manage the take on of new business and clients;
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team;
  • Flexible and adaptable to change;
  • Friendly and enthusiastic personality.
Own car. Knowledge of the financial sector may be an advantage but is not essential.
Full training included. Closing Date: Friday September 3, 2010.
Further information from Patricia O'Donnell on

Wednesday, August 18, 2010


ICBE is extending it's remit to cover unemployed people who are anxious to get bach to work. They have on offer free places on a wide selection of training programmes and networking events.

For More Information

Monday, August 16, 2010

Begin Again

The Begin Again™ programme offers employers the opportunity to be host companies for 12 weeks for unemployed participants.  This will allow companies to develop projects and/or capabilities that they may be otherwise unable to afford in the current climate.

Candidates will be matched to appropriate host companies and will be afforded the opportunity to demonstrate their potential to employers, to develop new knowledge and skills, remain close to the employment market, network with peers, and avail of personalised mentoring.

The programme will be delivered country wide based on demand.  Entry to the programme will be by competitive selection based on an initial application form and telephone interview.  Companies wishing to get involved as a host employer, or those who are unemployed and interested in participating in the course can contact Yvette Higgins on 071 or Paula Crowley at 091 755736 for further information.

The programme is fully funded under the Labour Market Activation Fund operated by the Department of Education and Skills.  The four month programme involves:
  • 10 day classroom training programme
  • 12 weeks directed work placement with project work
  • One-to-one mentoring
  • Networking with industry professionals
Call: 061 371753

    Saturday, August 14, 2010

    Take Back Your Future. Career Bootcamp – August 16th – 21st.

    National College of Ireland (Mayor Street, IFSC, Dublin) is hosting a week long Career Bootcamp all next week – August 16th – 21st.  Career Boot Camp is a series of free seminars and workshops to give practical help in the current employment market and real skills to cope with the new rules of job search.   

    Ireland’s leading Career Experts (Rowan Manahan, Krishne De, Brian McIvor, Paul Mullan, John Fitzgerald and Sinead English (!) will give advice on all aspects on the job search process, getting a Plan together after Redundancy and a lot more.

    It is all completely FREE to participants.  This is the second Career Bootcamp and last years Bootcamp proved extremely popular with the attendees.

    ....Networking and how to plan your job search, CVs and Interviews, What Employers are Really Looking For, Your Online Profile- (LinkedIn, Facebook etc).

    Friday, August 13, 2010

    Notification for Position of Development Worker at:
    Ciunas Center for Carers and Their Families

    Ciunas is a new initiative providing complementary therapy (psychotherapy, massage, aromatherapy, counselling; reflexology, aurasoma therapy, craniosacral therapy, nutrition, reiki, thai massage; hot stone massage, pedicure, manicure) at a reduced cost to carers, their families, the elderly, long term ill and the disabled.  

    We are in our first year of running after several years of preparatory work.  We are at a stage now when we need a development worker to interface with care providers in the community ie Brothers of Charity; Caring for Carers; Enable Ireland etc and help us to promote our project.  
    Please contact: Anita Hayes at 087 6236292 for further information.

    Thursday, August 12, 2010

    Learn About Shares

    Learn the A-Z of the Stock Market
    We hold your hand step by step until you become accomplished on the Stock Market

    Comprehensive home study stock market course comprising of 
    Printed Modules, Charting Software and Online daily Support.

    Online trading, tools, tips downloads and newsletters that keep your finger on the pulse.

    Attain a recognised Diploma(Optional)

    In-built simulators lets you trade live without risking a cent.

    Built-in buy and sell signals
    Fully endorsed by leading stockbrokers.
    Explained in layman's terms.
    reduced share dealing and full backup support.

    John Fitzgerald
    Regional Sales Director
    Raheen conference and Business Centre

    Wednesday, August 11, 2010

    Bill Liao Social Entrepreneur

    Click on "Bill Liao" to view and listen. Bill has made available at a course on:
    How to Start Your Business or Social Enterprise.


    Just register with for their multimedia/interactive courses.

    Bill Liao

    Bill Liao

    Tuesday, August 3, 2010

    Operating Reduced Office Hours

    This is to inform you that our office will remain closed from;
    Friday 30th July - Re-opening on Monday 23rd August.

    However we will be operating reduced hours to cater for the LRC cases((Monday: 1.00pm-4.00pm/Thursday: 10.00am - 4.00pm). The E-mail will be monitored regularly.

    Denis Ryan, Paul O'Connor,Brian Jordan, Gerry Hinchy ,Tony O' Shea, Tina Bolger, Christy Mullane