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December 2022
# job
'I’ve Will telling me every time I go home I was crap so that'll keep my feet on the ground!'
Leinster’s Jimmy O’Brien won’t get carried away after a rollercoaster autumn in the green of Ireland.
Last year
2022
# job
'We thought he wasn't fazed, but he told us he was sh**ting it'
Ireland captain Johnny Sexton was delighted with the guts his team showed against South Africa.
# Vacancy
'It's not the worst story I've heard about myself' - Richard Dunne on Bohs links
The Gypsies are on the hunt for Keith Long’s successor.
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# OFFICIAL
AC Milan legend Andriy Shevchenko back in management
The Ukrainian coach has agreed to take charge of struggling Serie A side Genoa.
# Ireland 7s
'The fanbase was a few 100. Look on Twitter now and it's gone absolutely mad'
Ian Fitzpatrick is one of the ‘originals’ in the Ireland 7s squad who are heading for the Olympics.
# Discrimination
Man awarded €5,000 after job interviewer greeted him with 'so, you're Deaf?'
The branch manager asked the man, who had years of experience in a similar role, how he would manage to do the warehouse job safely.
# Viral
Why one woman’s viral response to a humiliating job interview isn’t all that surprising
“It felt like being sat in a room with my abusive ex.”
# Rumours
'Do they want me to stay on? Yes' - O'Shea not distracted by Italy speculation
French media have suggested the Irishman could be replaced after the World Cup this year.
# WRC
University ordered to pay €35k after ruling finds lecturer (55) discriminated against due to age
The academic claimed that a less qualified female colleague 15 years younger than her was chosen for the post.
# interest
Roberto Martinez emerges as potential candidate for Real Madrid job
The manager is set to undertake a new role with the World Cup third-place side, which will make it difficult for the Blancos to land him.
# you're a keeper
Fancy helping people kiss the Blarney Stone? Here's your chance
Blarney Castle is looking for a new keeper – we found out what the job involves.
# CONFIRMED
Marco Silva chooses the Watford job after departing relegated Hull
The Portuguese coach has joined the Hornets on a two-year deal.
# job vacancy
Independent ministers are hiring a 'political coordinator' to liaise with their government partners
The successful candidate will earn a salary between €70,000 to more than €90,000.
# I'm out
This pizza delivery guy quit his job in the cheekiest fashion
“Even though you knew this time would come, there’s no way to prepare your heart for such a loss.”
# off the job market
This woman brilliantly took the piss out engagement photo shoots when she got a new job
#goals
# shift me please
16 struggles you'll only know if you work shifts
Working 9(pm) to 5(am), what a way to make a living…
# sponsored by Census
6 things you didn't know about this year's census
We’ve broken it down into facts and figures.
# Retirement
This chart shows how hard Irish people work for their pensions
Full benefit comes after 43 years of contributions.
# Didn't happen
Joan denies an unemployed man was told to apply for 200-300 jobs a week
The Tánaiste said it was deemed that the man was ‘not genuinely seeking work’.
Voices
'I got a lot of abuse on Twitter after Dole Life, but there's so much more to my story'
Jake Gartland, who you may recognise as Shauna from RTE’s Dole Life, says you should never judge a book by its cover.
# getting the worm
Four things you should do right away when you get into work everyday
It’s not just about checking your emails, but how you check them.
# Result
The girl that lost her job over Electric Picnic has already been offered a new one
Internet fame can take you places.
# Your Say
Poll: Do you have your childhood dream job?
The majority of Irish adults never got the job they wanted as children, a new survey says.
# curriculum vitae
This guy listed his failures and flaws on his CV -- and it totally worked
Well, that’s one way to make an impression.
# Your Say
Poll: Should long-term asylum seekers be allowed to work?
A report recommends new asylum seekers should be able to work if they have been waiting more than nine months for a decision.
# the anti-santa
Man sacked on Christmas Eve for taking out his own bins awarded €9,600
Austin Power was unfairly dismissed in 2012 for something he thought was a perk of the job.
# difficult situation
Man who may have fallen asleep three times at work awarded €4,000
The man involved, a care assistant, disputes his boss’s account of events.
Voices
There’s no shame in redundancy – hold your head high and try again
Redundancy is a bump in a career, not a cul-de-sac.
# Endorsement
'I won't be surprised if Bernard Jackman gets the Leinster job'
Gio Aplon talks about life under the former Ireland hooker at Top 14 outfit Grenoble.
# the nerves
7 thoughts we have all had in a job interview
*clammy hands*
Voices
How do you get over your first love when it was your first job?
I didn’t realise how much of my identity was wrapped up in my job. I loved it. Then a workplace accident forced me to redirect my life.
# lot of cleaning
Behind the doors of Ireland's hoarders: 'We had to take the door off to get in'
‘There was one house where the man who lived there would collect the neighbours rubbish and bring it into his house.’
Voices
Do you want to be a success? Here's how...
Are we genetically predisposed to inherit talent, or can we acquire same with practise?
# model employer
Abercrombie say they hire 'models' for their stores so Muslim hijabs are not allowed
Abercrombie argues they forbid their staff wearing “caps” of any sort.
Voices
Opinion: JobBridge has very vocal critics, but it's delivering results for thousands of young people
Unpaid internships are largely the preserve of the well-off and reinforce disadvantage; JobBridge has levelled the playing field.
# synergise
The words we all use on our CVs (and shouldn't)
With these buzzwords you are really boring us…
# job loss
Security guard at direct provision centre awarded €6,500 for race discrimination
Laimonas Maciukas was unsuccessful in reapplying for his job.
# Former Master
Declan Kidney won't be taking over as head coach of London Irish
The Premiership club have confirmed the appointment of Tom Coventry ahead of next season.
Voices
Opinion: Develop your ‘mental fitness’ in work to find a sense of well-being
All employees need to develop skills to manage some of the emotional barriers that prevent them from thriving at the workplace.
# i can't get no
Poll: Are you satisfied in your current job?
Monday blues, anyone?