1 June

Drum roll... We have been shortlisted in the category of Excellence in Education & Training for the Events Industry Awards 2017!

Here, at Fitzwilliam Institute HQ, this morning we are feeling extremely proud. Drum roll........ We are thrilled to announce that we have been shortlisted in the category of Excellence in Education & Training for the Events Industry Awards 2017. We are extremely passionate and proud of what our Event Management courses represent, to be considered for this award is an honor in itself. We offer full…

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17 May

NI software player First Derivatives to hire 400 graduates

First Derivatives embarks on largest graduate hiring spree on island of Ireland. AIM-listed fintech company First Derivatives is to take on 400 graduate recruits this year. The news comes as the company reported a 30pc increase in revenues for the year of £151.7m, and a profit of £12.5m, up 20pc on last year. Fintech revenue was up 28pc to £117.4m (from £91.9m in 2016), driven by contract…

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15 May

AlienVault expands in Cork

Unified security management company AlienVault has opened a new EMEA Sales and Technical Support Centre in Cork, where it plans to add up to 50 highly skilled roles in the next two years. The company is supported by the Dept of Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation through IDA Ireland. President and CEO of AlienVault Barmak Meftah was joined by Minister for Housing, Planning & Local Government Simon…

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11 May

‘Intense hiring’ as professional job vacancies rise

The number of professional job vacancies available in April increased 7 per cent compared to March, but was down 6 per cent on the same month in 2016, according to Morgan McKinley Ireland. The recruitment consultancy’s employment monitor report found that there was a reduction of 15 per cent in the number of professionals seeking new roles in April compared to March, while there was a…

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4 May

Globoforce to create 100 jobs at Park West headquarters

Globoforce, an Irish software firm that operates employee reward and incentive schemes for companies, is to create 100 jobs over the next three years at its new Dublin headquarters. The company, founded in 1999, has been based in a 929sq m (10,000sq ft) block in Park West since 2006, and is now relocating to another building almost five times that size. Recruitment is under way for…

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20 April

Demand for Skills in Construction to 2020

The Irish Construction Industry continues in recovery mode and there is currently a strong demand for skills across the trades and professions. The Construction Industry Federation (CIF) recently commissioned DKM to produce a report, titled “Demand for Skills in Construction to 2020” the report warns of the skills shortages and the challenges the industry will face. DKM Director, Annette Hughes, who authored the report stated: “The…

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19 April

Irish job creation and employment growth set to continue in 2017

The total number of people in employment will continue to grow in 2017, albeit at a slower pace, with the potential for average salary increases of 5% - 10% for critical skills positions.   This is according to the latest Morgan McKinley 2017 Irish Salary Guide - Ireland’s most comprehensive analysis of pay across a range of professions and sectors.   Last year saw a strong…

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19 April

3XE Digital

Date: Wednesday 17 May, 2017 Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Location: Croke Park Address: Jones' Rd, Drumcondra, Dublin, DUBLIN 3, Ireland Price: Standard: EUR 245, early Bird: EUR 95 Category: Convention / Conference The goal of 3XE Digital Conference Series is to educate and promote forward thinking and thought leadership. We create a forum for leading digital professionals to come together for additional networking and…

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19 April

Dublin Dance Festival, Various City Centre Venues Dublin

Date: Thursday 18 May, 2017 through Sunday 28 May, 2017 . Time: Times Vary Location: Various City Centre Venues Dublin Category: Festival Dublin Dance Festival 18 - 28 May 2017 Venue: Dublin Various City Centre Venues Dublin Dublin Dance Festival is the leading dance event on Ireland’s cultural calendar. Each year in May, the festival brings together dance artists and choreographers from across the world to…

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3 April

Dublin Tech Summit

Date: Wednesday 15 February, 2017 through Tuesday 16 May, 2017 . Time: Times Vary Location: The Convention Centre Dublin Category: Convention / Conference Dublin Tech Summit 15 February - 16 May 2017 Venue: The Convention Centre Dublin Featuring talks and sessions with both established and upcoming entrepreneurs, the Dublin Tech Summit will bring you up to date on the latest innovational developments of the technology industry.…

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