The 13th gradireland Graduate Recruitment Awards were held in partnership with the Association of Higher Education Careers Services for 550 of the country’s graduate recruiters, industry stakeholders and talent specialists.

Musgrave was one of the biggest winners at the gradireland Graduate Recruitment Awards ceremony in Dublin’s Mansion House. The food and retail compa(...)

Josephine Walsh: “Get the bones of your CV in order, and then, when you see a job you like, tailor it”

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Students at NUI Galway, which offers conversion course options allowing graduates to “convert” their skills to a new industry or profession.  Photograph: Patrick Henehan

Postgraduate courses traditionally focus on helping graduates specialise in their chosen fields to gain an edge in the jobs market. But over th(...)