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From TheJournal.ie Automated interviews and psychometric testing: The challenges awaiting graduate jobhunters Opportunities

Automated interviews and psychometric testing: The challenges awaiting graduate jobhunters

Graduate opportunities are on the crest of a wave currently, writes Ruairí Kavanagh.

From TheJournal.ie 5 ways to brush up on your key interview skills ON THE SPOT

5 ways to brush up on your key interview skills

From how to arrive to what to prepare.

From TheJournal.ie 'What have I got myself in for?': Harry Styles and Cillian Murphy on acting and the challenges of filming Dunkirk Interviews

'What have I got myself in for?': Harry Styles and Cillian Murphy on acting and the challenges of filming Dunkirk

We talked to the actors about being inspired by their director, Christopher Nolan.

From The42 'The game in Croke Park made normal Ireland-England Tests look like a garden fete' 10 Years On This post contains videos

'The game in Croke Park made normal Ireland-England Tests look like a garden fete'

Ten years on from England’s historic visit to GAA HQ, BBC presenter John Inverdale and Rob Kitson of the Guardian share their memories.

From TheJournal.ie The problem with job interview questions about duck-sized horses Opinion

The problem with job interview questions about duck-sized horses

Employers should stick to questions that interrogate the candidate’s experience and deliver measurable evidence, writes careers expert Eoghan McDermott.

From The42 One county is looking back to the future in the hunt for a new manager Job Hunt

One county is looking back to the future in the hunt for a new manager

Longford will hold interviews for the vacant senior football manager role next week.

From The42 9 other infamous football manager interviews Interviews

9 other infamous football manager interviews

Following Nigel Pearson’s bizarre rant, we recall more notorious managerial moments.

From TheJournal.ie These are some questions Facebook asks in interviews Face Off

These are some questions Facebook asks in interviews

Could you get in?

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: The psychology of appearance – is there a gender bias at play in job interviews? Gender

Opinion: The psychology of appearance – is there a gender bias at play in job interviews?

Women who seem ‘too feminine’ may face an uphill struggle when applying for managerial jobs…

From TheJournal.ie Here's how homeless people in New York use technology Photo Essay

Here's how homeless people in New York use technology

Many homeless people use gadgets to stay connected, search for jobs, and pursue their own creative interests.

From The42 Meat pies, interviews and singing; The Honey Badger's top five moments The Badge

Meat pies, interviews and singing; The Honey Badger's top five moments

Rugby HQ have paid tribute to the Australian wing as he departs for Japan.

From TheJournal.ie Does what you wear to a job interview matter? Looking For Work

Does what you wear to a job interview matter?

According to this analysis, your colour choice could be all important.

From TheJournal.ie Irish employers are still wary of staff with excessive tattoos Employment

Irish employers are still wary of staff with excessive tattoos

73 per cent were “unlikely to employ someone” who had a lot of tattoos.

From TheJournal.ie Boston College says they fought a lengthy battle to protect Troubles tapes Interviews

Boston College says they fought a lengthy battle to protect Troubles tapes

A spokesperson for the college said despite the UK-US Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty, no one thought the PSNI would be allowed access to the tapes.

From TheJournal.ie Canada wants 80 of our hairdressers Making The Cut

Canada wants 80 of our hairdressers

Interviews are on in Dublin at the end of March.

From TheJournal.ie There are 6 ways to make the Oireachtas more women friendly, says NWCI Girl Power

There are 6 ways to make the Oireachtas more women friendly, says NWCI

Maternity leave, working hours and acceptable behaviours are all things that need to be tackled, finds research.

From The42 Sports film of the week: Roy Keane - As I See It Must Watch

Sports film of the week: Roy Keane - As I See It

A look at the Corkonian’s career and his influence at United during the 2001/2002 season.

From TheJournal.ie New collection of interviews shows the human impacts of austerity Recession Aftermath

New collection of interviews shows the human impacts of austerity

Community Platform who represent 30 leading Irish national organisations said it’s time for politicians to stand up for struggling families and communities.

From TheJournal.ie Roadside sign campaign gets unemployed dad 10 job interviews I Saw The Sign

Roadside sign campaign gets unemployed dad 10 job interviews

Brendan Coleman stood with a sign at Newland’s Cross in Dublin in an attempt to get a job.

From TheJournal.ie Want to be a Garda? You need to impress as the competition is tough Garda Recruits

Want to be a Garda? You need to impress as the competition is tough

A paid day course aimed at preparing Garda recruits for the lengthy interview process has been set up, giving an insight into what the interview process is like.

From TheJournal.ie Elaine O'Hara: 120 statements taken, 1600 hours of CCTV footage seized Dublin

Elaine O'Hara: 120 statements taken, 1600 hours of CCTV footage seized

Gardaí are continuing to conduct a fingertip search of the Kilakee Mountains, where Elaine O’Hara’s remains were found.

10 of the most awkward television interviews ever Cringe This post contains videos

10 of the most awkward television interviews ever

We can’t look away.

From TheJournal.ie Brutally honest job rejection letters you wouldn't like to get RSVP

Brutally honest job rejection letters you wouldn't like to get

“The work you sent us is quite terrible.” Oh.

From The42 O'Driscoll gives ringing endorsement to Schmidt ahead of IRFU decision All About Joe

O'Driscoll gives ringing endorsement to Schmidt ahead of IRFU decision

The centre has also backed the appointment of former Ireland teammate Keith Wood as part of the coaching interview panel.

From TheJournal.ie Careers clinic: Speaking skills for job seekers Interview Technique

Careers clinic: Speaking skills for job seekers

Non-profit organisation Toastmasters helps members improve communication skills – and has some tips for those facing an interview.

VIDEO: The best people in the whole world, caught on camera I Like Turtles This post contains videos

VIDEO: The best people in the whole world, caught on camera

Ah, local news. Where would we be without you?

From TheJournal.ie Careers clinic: A spell of volunteering can transform your job skills Careers

Careers clinic: A spell of volunteering can transform your job skills

As survey finds that one in five people who take a break to volunteer abroad end up changing careers, two volunteers speak about their ‘transformative’ experiences.

From TheJournal.ie Careers clinic: What NOT to do at an interview Interviews

Careers clinic: What NOT to do at an interview

Some of it’s obvious – but so much of it is vital advice.

From TheJournal.ie Almost one third of mothers in social housing show signs of depression Mental Health

Almost one third of mothers in social housing show signs of depression

The study found that a high number of people living in social housing reported mental health illnesses.

From TheJournal.ie 17 interview questions to test if you'll fit in at a company Careers

17 interview questions to test if you'll fit in at a company

Some are straightforward, some seem like trick questions – all are designed to gain real insight into your personality.

From TheJournal.ie US Supreme Court halts turnover of secret IRA tapes Boston College

US Supreme Court halts turnover of secret IRA tapes

The tapes were recorded by researchers at Boston College who interviewed a former IRA member.

From The42 Engage: Mark Anscombe and Eric Elwood look ahead to Ulster v Connacht Pro12

Engage: Mark Anscombe and Eric Elwood look ahead to Ulster v Connacht

The affable Kiwi and his passionate counterpart are expecting a fierce contest at Ravenhill this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Careers clinic: Should I send a thank you letter after a job rejection? Jobs

Careers clinic: Should I send a thank you letter after a job rejection?

You’ve done the interview but you miss out on the job. Should you consider writing a thank you letter to leave behind a good impression in case a future opportunity arises? Liam Horan reports.

From TheJournal.ie Jean McConville's daughter calls for release of Boston College tapes Jean McConville

Jean McConville's daughter calls for release of Boston College tapes

Helen McKendry said the tapes could provide some closure on her mother’s 1972 murder by the IRA.

From TheJournal.ie Careers clinic: A job interview is no time for humility Feature

Careers clinic: A job interview is no time for humility

TheJournal.ie’s resident careers guru Liam Horan advises that when it comes to interviews, be yourself – but even more so than usual…

Column: Cardinal Rules - On Bertie Ahern vs Steven Seagal

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland was torn between the Bertie interview and a Steven Seagal movie on TV – and learned that the two men are not as far apart as you would think…

From The42 WATCH: Ali and Sonny Bill wind the press corps up Giggling This post contains videos

WATCH: Ali and Sonny Bill wind the press corps up

The All Blacks duo decided to entertain themselves during yesterday’s press conference by pretending to translate each other… and tee-heeing like little schoolgirls. Not everyone was entertained.