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Top 10 Career Podcasts To Listen to This Year- whilst some of these will be more relevant for you as your career progresses , you might hear something that jolts you into taking action or starting a career plan

Top 10 Career Podcasts To Listen to This Year - Glassdoor Blog

Positive Psychology & Mental Health Podcasts

The Holistic Psychologist Soundboard: Self Healers Podcast

A lust for life Podcast: Podcasts | A Lust For Life - Irish Mental Health Charity in Ireland

Brene Brown Podcast: Podcasts - Brené Brown (

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Broadcast Engineer: Broadcast Engineer Job Profile/Prospects

Film & Video Editor Skills needed: Film/Video Editor Prospects

Considering studying in the USA?: Study in the Usa Prospects


Active Listening: Hear What People are Really Saying

Learn how to use active listening techniques, which are a valuable listening skill, to make a conscious effort to understand what people are really saying. Active listening is an integral part of emotional intelligence. If you are emotionally intelligent, you are employable. Listening in an interview scenario is key: Active Listening: Hear What People are Really Saying

Intelligent Automation leader WorkFusion announces plans to locate its new European headquarters in Dublin

The company aims to fill 100 positions over the next 3 years: Careers Portal

Coping Skills for Students with Dyslexia

The 12 Coping Skills for Dyslexia Infographic offers great tips for people with Dyslexia. It is targeted towards school aged children that struggle with Dyslexia and school: 12 Coping Skills for Dyslexia Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

But What About Those That Learn to Compensate for Dyslexia?

Although dyslexia presents significant challenges, many learn to compensate and become successful and celebrated professionals.Dr. Fernette and Brock Eide coined yet another term,Stealth Dyslexia,to describe gifted dyslexics who learned to compensate for reading difficulties with great analytical and problem-solving strengths.However, these learners still experience significant difficulties with writing and spelling. Because they are so smart, the difficulties these individuals experience are often characterized with inappropriate labels such as careless or lazy. As a result, many with stealth dyslexia can feel a sense of learned helplessness: Careers News

Copying from a Board is Ineffective for Dyslexics.

Copying from a Board is Ineffective for Dyslexics - Careers News

Why Copying from a Board is Ineffective for Dyslexics - Having to take notes by copying from a board or projection while a teacher is lecturing is challenging for any learner, because it requires students to multitask and constantly shift modes of learning.

National Skills Bulletin - What jobs are in demand?

The growth in employment has not only led to an intensification of existing skills shortages, but also the emergence of additional shortages across a range of occupations. The Irish economy needs more ICT professionals and engineers, and there are many roles in healthcare, construction, hospitality and transport that need to be filled. While many of these shortages are being experienced globally, it is imperative that our education and training system continues to evolve to meet the needs of the labour market, particularly in relation to the changing skills requirements associated with technological change, and the transition to a low carbon economy: National Skills Bulletin

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13 Trauma-Informed Teaching Strategies for Educators Today: Click Here


The FIT Tech Apprenticeship team are launching a campaign for the Civil Service that will recruit 110 Tech Apprentices in early March 2023. Please share this to anyone you think may be interested.
More information on the apprenticeship programme is on the link below: Apprentice_Information_Booklet

If you have any specific questions, please contact the tech apprenticeship team Michelle Cox:


Space Academy is offering eight lucky transition year students the opportunity of a lifetime to have an ‘out of this world’ experience at NASA’s ‘Space Camp’ in Huntsville, Alabama!
The chosen eight will travel to the USA to experience astronaut training techniques adapted from NASA and ESA’s astronaut training programme, with the whole experience recorded for a brand new RTÉ series.
Further information is attached below and we will send a link in the following days for those interested in applying. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out to us at: Download a Space Academy PDF Here

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