Friday 31st October 2014
Generation Emigration

www.irishtimes.com

‘Being away from home has opened me up and made me more confident’ Unemployment in Ireland made me emigrate to Australia. Moving there has completely changed my life, and now I’m reluctant to leave, says Laura Masterson
“Ireland’s not perfect, but it is home” After two years travelling and working abroad, Sarah Lennon has just turned down her "dream job" in Toronto to return home to Ireland.
Have your say: How far would you travel to find work? How far would you travel to find work? Do you think the long commutes are worth it, or would you prefer to emigrate or have no job at all?