Agri-food sector experiencing a tight labour market
Sarah McIntosh
With many companies across the sector struggling to find qualified candidates, the agri-food sector is currently experiencing a tight labour market, writes Sarah McIntosh.
1 November 2023 Careers
Agri Careers: Remote working still favored in Ireland
Despite a return to the office, the uptake of remote working in Ireland remains high at 34% according to new research carried out by the Ulster University Economic Policy Center, writes Sarah McIntosh
18 October 2023 Education
Agri Careers: employment struggle for recent graduates
A recent survey has shown it is taking new graduates six months to find a job, writes Sarah McIntosh.
Minister Harris announces €5m for enterprise research
Fifty projects have been awarded funding through the Irish Research Council for researchers tackling major challenges in collaboration with enterprise and employers, writes Sarah McIntosh.
7 October 2023 Careers
Agri careers: GRASS ceiling narrowing research on parental leave
The EU-funded project, ‘GRASS Ceiling’ had their first annual meeting and showcase event in Brussels last month, Co-Ordinator Sally Shortall gives an update on the programme, writes Sarah McIntosh.
4 October 2023 Education
Looking for a summer job? Here is what you need to know
With college and schools out for the holidays, the hunt for summer jobs is on. Sarah McIntosh offers important advice for young workers seeking employment.
5 July 2023 Recruitment