Paul Mullan

Management

Job Hunting: It’s A Game Of Poker

The weekly card sessions, I played throughout my teens, bring back fond memories. Some would say a misspent youth, or time wasted, but I would say time well spent...
October 6, 2010 1,080 Reads share

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Personal Branding: It’s not the end of Big Brother…

This autumn marks the end of the king of reality TV – “Big Brother”. What will the reality TV junkies do with all this new found spare time? No more late nights watching housemates sleep in their beds.
August 30, 2010 1,796 Reads share

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Job Hunting Success: Learn How To Sell

I remember Bill Cullen telling a contestant “everyone is a salesperson”, during a series of The Apprentice. The last 18-24 months has served to emphasise his point. We have experienced...
August 19, 2010 1,443 Reads share

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How to get LESS from LinkedIn

I believe LinkedIn has made networking more accessible to the masses. More importantly it offers a less daunting proposition than real world networking in a room full of strangers...
June 11, 2010 892 Reads share
12 Money-Saving Tips For Small Businesses

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Stuck on the M50 of the job market

I coined the phrase a number of years back “M50 of the job market” to describe how I viewed targeting advertised jobs in the current job market. My comparison was very evident during a radio interview this morning (Wed 19th) on Newstalk when the MD of Eirgrid revealed they received 1000 calls in one afternoon for jobs announced back in 2009.
May 20, 2010 1,062 Reads share
What In The World Is An Ultrabook?

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Job Hunting – Fools don’t back horses

This article is not served to promote gambling on horse racing but instead to promote gambling/risk-taking when job hunting or in business. As Robert F. Kennedy said “only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly”
March 9, 2010 2,478 Reads share

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I am giving up “giving up” for Lent ….

Lent began on the 17th February. This period of 40 days and 40 nights has always represented giving up and sacrifice for me. For years I gave up chocolate, sugar, alcohol and...
February 19, 2010 1,920 Reads share