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25 01, 2016

Survey: Which Design Jobs Pay The Most?

By | 2016-01-25T20:24:37+00:00 January 25th, 2016|Graphic Design|0 Comments

Survey: Which Design Jobs Pay The Most? Even with just a little expertise in coding, the average salary of a designer shot up $ 16,000. • The worst paid designers? Graphic designers, who reported much lower earnings than most other respondents: a comparatively piddling median income of $ 49,000. Read more [...]

9 10, 2014

Plan to create 93,000 extra jobs from start-ups

By | 2014-10-09T23:49:48+00:00 October 9th, 2014|Business|0 Comments

The Government has announced a new plan aimed at creating an extra 93,000 jobs from start-ups over the next five years. The National Policy Statement on Entrepreneurship in Ireland aims to increase the number of start-ups by a quarter or 3,000 per year. It plans to increase the survival rate of [...]

7 10, 2014

Hewlett-Packard to cut more jobs worldwide

By | 2014-10-07T03:13:12+00:00 October 7th, 2014|Business|0 Comments

Hewlett-Packard said today its corporate reorganisation would cut a total of 55,000 jobs, at least 5,000 more than its previous estimate. The US tech giant, which also today announced plans to split in two to achieve a sharper focus, said it had increased its prior estimate of 45,000 to 50,000 job [...]

1 10, 2014

Over 500 jobs to be created in Dublin and Limerick

By | 2014-10-01T17:11:12+00:00 October 1st, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

The company develops systems mainly for the pharmaceutical and medical devices industries A Canadian company is establishing a European base in Limerick, which will lead to the creation of 140 jobs over the next five years. Optel Vision develops and installs specialist inspection systems for packaging lines, mainly for the pharmaceutical [...]

21 09, 2014

Dairygold investment to create 115 jobs by 2020

By | 2014-09-21T14:11:32+00:00 September 21st, 2014|Business|0 Comments

Dairygold is a farmer-owned dairy co-operative, which exports to more than 50 countries Dairygold is to create 115 full-time jobs by 2020 following a €117m investment in its dairy processing facilities at Mallow and Mitchelstown in Co Cork. The expansion is also expected to create 400 temporary construction jobs. The investments are supported by the [...]

11 09, 2014

Hundreds of jobs cut at Bombardier in Belfast

By | 2014-09-11T02:58:47+00:00 September 11th, 2014|Business|0 Comments

The Bombardier Aerospace firm in Belfast is cutting almost 400 jobs as part of a company restructuring. It said 300 contract and temporary staff are being laid off and it is seeking 90 redundancies from its permanent workforce. Canada-based Bombardier is one of the largest employers in Northern Ireland, with 5,000 [...]

2 09, 2014

Three Ireland to cut 160 jobs after O2 deal

By | 2014-09-02T12:49:08+00:00 September 2nd, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

1 of 2 Despite some job cuts within the firm, 90 customer care posts will be created in Limerick Three Ireland's CEO Robert Finnegan says company will ensure that departing staff are treated 'fairly and generously' Three Ireland has announced a number of redundancies as a result of its recent acquisition [...]

14 08, 2014

160 jobs to go at MBNA call centre in Co Leitrim

By | 2014-08-14T19:40:20+00:00 August 14th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

Thursday 14 August 2014 17.04 MBNA call centre is expected to close its operations by the end of November Around 160 jobs are to be lost at MBNA's call centre in Carrick-on-Shannon in Co Leitrim. Workers were called to a meeting this afternoon. It is understood the company will close its [...]

22 07, 2014

60 jobs promised by two companies in Cork, Laois

By | 2014-07-22T08:57:21+00:00 July 22nd, 2014|Business|0 Comments

Tuesday 22 July 2014 08.36 Two companies are setting up support centres in Cork and Portlaoise Sixty jobs are being promised by two companies setting up new centres in Cork and Portlaoise. AlienVault, a Californian IT security company, is setting up its European sales and technical support centre in Cork city [...]

17 07, 2014

Microsoft to cut 18,000 jobs in reorganisation

By | 2014-07-17T22:23:07+00:00 July 17th, 2014|Business|0 Comments

Thursday 17 July 2014 14.41 Microsoft employs more than 1,200 people in Ireland, with hundreds more working as contract staff Microsoft is to cut up to 18,000 jobs, or 14% of its workforce, this year as it trims its newly acquired Nokia business and reshapes itself as a cloud and mobile-friendly [...]