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Congratulations, you’ve reached the technical interview stage, you’ve beaten off all the other candidates so how do you now make sure you nail the technical interview? We’ve spoken to a number of CEO’s and industry experts to get the best tips to help you prepare.   Technical interviews give employers a …
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In need of a career change? Looking for the perfect job with just the right amount of work/life balance, whilst feeling adequately challenged yet still appreciated? Here are five of our top career related TED talks to steer you in the direction of finding the right job for you. If …
The McGinn Sisters, Founders of Opsh: Grace, Jennie and Sarah

A day in the life: Interview with Jennie McGinn, Founder of Opsh Jennie McGinn is the Founder and CEO of Opsh.com, an Irish tech startup that has developed an exciting and convenient way for women to shop all their favourite brands under one virtual roof.  She runs the company with …
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Where are you originally from? I’m from Islamabad, Pakistan.   Where do you live now? I’m currently living in Dubai, UAE.   How did you find the relocation process? I went through a few different emotional stages when I relocated. At first, it was exciting to move to a new …
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“Teach our boys the rules of equality and respect so that when they grow up, gender equality becomes a natural way of life.” – Beyoncé Despite the equal pay act of 1963 making it illegal to pay men and women different salaries for similar work, in 2016 women are still paid …
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Are you passionate about technology and innovation?  Would you like to work for a startup and use your skills to become part of something bigger than just the role you fill?  Are you curious about the emerging tech hubs around the world and the opportunities within them? Or are you …
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Brendan Morrissey is a serial entrepreneur who manages the development and growth of several tech ventures while trotting the globe.  His career journey, which started in the 90s heyday of the American rock ‘n’ roll scene as a guitarist for the band My Little Funhouse, has taken him from concert …
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Work as we know it is changing, and very quickly. Freelancers already make up 34% of the US workforce and there are 1.4 million freelancers in the UK. By 2040 both economies will be barely recognisable. The days of graduating, getting a corporate job and staying with that company until …
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When it comes to talking about money, most of us still get quite uncomfortable. According to Salary.com, only 37% of us will actually negotiate our salaries, while the other 63% descend into some sort of panic. We tend to think we don’t have the necessary skills or feel it is …
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This afternoon, we visited Robert Newry, Founder and CEO of Arctic Shores, an innovative game-based psychometric assessment startup based in Wework, Spitalfields.   1. What time does your day start? 6.30am – when my alarm goes off.. The first thing I do is put on my glasses, the next thing …