Lit & Deb hosts social media panel featuring Suey Park

Social Media

Over the last decade social media has revolutionised our work, education, personal relationships, and even activism.

Career Advice: Targeting Employers and Companies for Jobs

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Sometimes when looking through the job pages and websites, there is nothing that appeals to your career ambitions. You know your dream job is out there, but it’s not showing up in the listings. So what do you do?

Career Advice: Increasing your Employability

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You’re doing everything right; you have a good CV and cover letter and have sent them to all the right places, yet you feel your job search is faltering. There may not always be jobs to apply to or interviews to secure, so in the mean time, you are left with nothing but free time. […]

Career Advice: Making the Move from Student to Professional

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Sometimes college life can seem as it will go on forever, with a number of students willing it to never end. This is why making the move from the student life into the working world can be a difficult transition. Many students have erratic sleeping patterns, unhealthy eating routines and for the lucky ones, not […]

Smartsearch.ie releases Smartsearch Extra Voucher

Smart Search

Smartsearch.ie Galway’s best Daily Deals website has just released a new way to help Galwegians save their money, welcome to the Smartsearch Extra Voucher…

NUI Galway students travelling to China

Left to Right: Dr. Xinmin Zhan, PEP Coordinator and Lecturer, NUI, Galway, Kathleen O’Connell, Placement Officer, Career Development Centre, NUI, Galway, Dr. Mark Healy, Lecturer, NUI, Galway,   Colm Foy and Mike, O’Donnell, two NUIG Civil Engineering PEP students travelling to the Shenzhen Graduate School of Tsinghua University, China in April. Photo by Aengus McMahon.

Two Civil Engineering students from NUI Galway are travelling in China this month as part of a Professional Experience Programme. Here’s the full story…

Third Top Technology Talent Competition open to Galway students

Lucky for some! Deloitte launches 2013 search of Ireland’s Top Technology Talent. Pictured at the launch are (from l-r) judges Harry Goddard, Partner, Deloitte and Jason Ward, EMC Ireland Country Manager, with Philip Hayes, last year’s winner (centre).

The third Top Technology Talent competition is now open to Galway students. Jane Kearns has the latest…