Jobseekers: how to get ahead in retail
It might surprise you to hear that retail is the country’s largest industry, employing more people than any other sector.  Its size alone means it offers lots of opportunities for a great career. So too does the fact that it is multi-faceted – retail roles... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
Eden “Rethinking Retail” at 2018 Expo
Eden Recruitment’s Retail division was present at Ireland’s premier event in the Retail calendar at Citywest Convention Centre recently as Retail Retreat & Expo showcased world class speakers, a food experience and suppliers. Organised by Retail... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
The top five traits of successful people
Peter McGuire of the Irish Times spoke to Ken Lee, Managing Director of Eden Recruitment, on the qualities graduates need to develop in order to be successful in the jobs market: Graduates might be blue in the face from hearing about soft skills. Employers want... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
Crafting a classic cover letter
Perhaps the most effective cover letter ever written was the one sent by Robert Pirosh, a young advertising copywriter from New York, to various Hollywood film executives in 1934*. Attempting to break into screenwriting, Pirosh condensed his love of language – and his... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
Identifying a candidate’s Emotional Intelligence
What sets a star performer apart from the pack? Traditional wisdom might start by citing intelligence, or IQ, as a determinant of success.   Yet we all know the brightest isn’t always the one who will deliver in the workplace. There’s diligence, ambition, perseverance... READ WHOLE ARTICLE
Find a job that makes you happy!
When Forbes magazine published its list of the 10 highest-paid actresses of 2017, it came as little surprise to see the brilliant Jennifer Lawrence coming in at number three. Starring roles in movies such as Mother! and Red Sparrow, plus a hefty contract with the Dior... READ WHOLE ARTICLE