Developing your career

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Top tips to making a good first impression

The first day of your new job is always daunting. There will be lots of introductions, a new environment to get used to and, most importantly, you'll want to make a good first impression to your new employer as well as the team you will working in.

Minding your mental health

Adapting to ‘the new normal’ has left many of us open to the effects of social distancing, on top of any financial pressures, health scares or employment uncertainty we may be feeling due to the crisis. As many businesses are set to continue remote working for the foreseeable future, it is important we identify these challenges and outline strategies to overcome them.

How to stay focused and productive in your home office

Working from home is still somewhat unusual for many in Ireland. You may be working at the dining table, the spare room, or the back garden, but regardless of your home set up, it’s important we position ourselves to work as efficiently as possible.

Top tips for working from home with kids

On the 12th of March 2020, The Irish government made the decision to close schools and universities to encourage social distancing in an effort to combat the spread of Covid-19.

Five career secrets from inspiring women

What advice would you give to the next generation of women? To celebrate International Women’s Day, we asked four successful businesswomen at Robert Walters Dublin to share their success stories, the challenges they’ve faced, and their advice to younger women to excel in their careers. Read their top five career success secrets.

Six things to consider before becoming a contractor

Are you tempted to give up your permanent role for the benefits of contracting? Our experts share their advice to ensure you’re fully prepared before committing to this lifestyle change.

Considering a temporary position?

Many professionals choose to do temp work at some point during their careers. Here we look at some of the benefits to working in a temp position.

Performance appraisal advice

Appraisals don't need to be a stressful experience - they offer a perfect time to discuss your performance, the value you add to your business and possibly a raise.

Network your way to success

Effective face-to-face networking is vital anywhere you go. Just knowing the right people can get you far.