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From TheJournal.ie In the wrong job? Here are 6 tips on how to successfully change career Opinion

In the wrong job? Here are 6 tips on how to successfully change career

Why wouldn’t you make a career out of what you really love? asks Peter O’Connell.

From TheJournal.ie Hotel prices on the rise: How much is it to stay in some of the most popular Irish destinations? Holidays

Hotel prices on the rise: How much is it to stay in some of the most popular Irish destinations?

The average room rate across the country is €116 a night.

From TheJournal.ie Former Irish Nationwide CEO Michael Fingleton tells Banking Inquiry that he feels “wronged” Banking Inquiry

Former Irish Nationwide CEO Michael Fingleton tells Banking Inquiry that he feels “wronged”

“I feel misrepresented deputy. 80% of what has been written about me is wrong. 10% might be disputed.”

Economy - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Some iffy job numbers show that everything’s not quite rosy right now

The unemployment rate has stopped falling.

From TheJournal.ie Oh Canada! This emigration hotspot just slid into recession On Thin Ice

Oh Canada! This emigration hotspot just slid into recession

It’s the first time since the financial crisis that the economy has been in decline.

Economy - Monday 31 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie See ya Australia and au revoir France, Ireland has a new favourite winemaker Grape Expectations

See ya Australia and au revoir France, Ireland has a new favourite winemaker

We have all the figures for what local drinkers were sipping last year.

Economy - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Here’s how much you could earn working for Facebook

The social networking behemoth isn’t too shabby a place to ply your trade.

From TheJournal.ie How well do you know your employment rights? Knowledge Is Power

How well do you know your employment rights?

Here’s everything you should know…

From TheJournal.ie This 1970s Bank of Ireland ad had a go at predicting your earnings for 2028 Blast From The Past

This 1970s Bank of Ireland ad had a go at predicting your earnings for 2028

In the 1970s, Bank of Ireland had its crystal ball out.

Economy - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Why this tech CEO says low tax deals were the ‘best thing in the history of the Irish economy’

This week we chatted with the head of US software company Nitro – and he didn’t hold back.

Economy - Friday 28 August, 2015

400 jobs on the way as Deloitte says it’s hiring

The company is immediately recruiting to fill 100 jobs.

Economy - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie House prices went up again last month and they’re not stopping On The Up

House prices went up again last month and they’re not stopping

But the rate of property price increases is slowing.

From TheJournal.ie The latest job numbers are pretty good news for these two Employment

The latest job numbers are pretty good news for these two

Employment is now increasing at a rate of over 1,000 jobs per week.

Economy - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Does the ‘great fall of China’ mean it’s time to stockpile canned goods? Some seem to think so Fragile China

Does the ‘great fall of China’ mean it’s time to stockpile canned goods? Some seem to think so

A former top UK government adviser has some dire predictions for the global economy.

From TheJournal.ie Developers received trips to Venice and the Ryder Cup from banks before financial crash Banking Inquiry

Developers received trips to Venice and the Ryder Cup from banks before financial crash

Gerard Gannon and Peter Cosgrave have given details in written statements to the banking inquiry.

Economy - Monday 24 August, 2015

China just sneezed and the whole world caught a cold

Today was ‘black Monday’ for Asian stocks – and Ireland wasn’t immune from the fallout.

From TheJournal.ie How old is the average first-time house buyer? On The Ladder

How old is the average first-time house buyer?

They’re getting older.

Economy - Friday 21 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greek rebels form new party ahead of snap election What Next?

Greek rebels form new party ahead of snap election

It’s called Popular Unity.

From TheJournal.ie It looks like the government will give you some rent certainty this autumn Not Rent Controls

It looks like the government will give you some rent certainty this autumn

Legislative proposals on rent reform will come before cabinet in the coming weeks.

Economy - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Are you burning money on car insurance? Premiums have shot up recently

The AA say they’ve gone up by more this year than any time in a decade.

Economy - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie You win again, Australia… Here are the ‘most liveable’ cities in the world Dublin Up

You win again, Australia… Here are the ‘most liveable’ cities in the world

There’s some positive news for Ireland: Dublin’s up four spots in this year’s rankings.

From TheJournal.ie The ‘last pressure valve’ in the housing market is about to blow – and students will suffer Room To Rent

The ‘last pressure valve’ in the housing market is about to blow – and students will suffer

People looking for rental properties in all Ireland’s major cities are in for a rude shock.

Economy - Monday 17 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Technical error sees Revenue ask foreign businesses for millions of euro Whoops

Technical error sees Revenue ask foreign businesses for millions of euro

The issue relates to the new ‘VAT Moss’ system.

From TheJournal.ie Revenue taking money from people who have undervalued their homes Property Tax

Revenue taking money from people who have undervalued their homes

The number of individuals who have mandatory reductions on pensions or wages has doubled since 2013.

Economy - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Economy - Saturday 15 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Four charts that show how Irish students are feeling much more confident about Ireland Green Green Grass Of Home

Economy - Friday 14 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Tsipras ‘doesn’t regret’ leading Greece into third multi-billion euro bailout Vote Passed

Tsipras ‘doesn’t regret’ leading Greece into third multi-billion euro bailout

The country’s parliament has approved the deal after all-night talks.

Economy - Thursday 13 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This Irish hotel has been named as the best in the world Fancy
From TheJournal.ie The next step: Charts show financial strain Irish parents face as their child goes to college College

Economy - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Can I see your boarding pass? Retailers are using your flight information to understand what you buy Spending Habits

Can I see your boarding pass? Retailers are using your flight information to understand what you buy

You might be able to refuse showing your card when shopping at some airports, but the DAA said it’s a boarding card scan is obligatory to make a purchase in their outlets.

Hotels are raking in the cash – and here’s how much they make on every room

Tourists have been flocking to the country and hoteliers are reaping the spoils.

The terrible weather in July didn’t stop people going on nights out

People have been spending more money on clothes and shoes too…

Economy - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Flying with Ryanair over the next few days? Check in is down tonight System Upgrade

Flying with Ryanair over the next few days? Check in is down tonight

Ryanair’s check in service, website and mobile app will close for five hours.

From TheJournal.ie Greece has reached a deal with its lenders. Here’s what it means Bailout

Greece has reached a deal with its lenders. Here’s what it means

After night long talks with bailout negotiators at a central Athens hotel, the new multibillion-euro bailout deal has been closed.

Economy - Monday 10 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie There are cows in supermarkets as people lose the plot over the price of milk Udder Madness

There are cows in supermarkets as people lose the plot over the price of milk

Farmers saying they are being paid less than it costs them to produce the commodity.

From TheJournal.ie “There’ll always be objections, there’s objections to somebody putting an extension onto their house.” Children's Hospital

“There’ll always be objections, there’s objections to somebody putting an extension onto their house.”

Planning permission for the new hospital to be built on the St James’s Hospital site is due to be submitted today.

Retailers fear Dublin traffic restrictions will force shoppers to out-of-town centres

The Irish Parking Association said the restrictions could result in a 24% fall off in shopping and entertainment revenue.

Something strange happens to the quality of teachers during recessions

It also reveals how to attract better teachers into classrooms.

Economy - Saturday 8 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Just how much money will Sligo be making from the Fleadh Cheoil this week? Big Business

Just how much money will Sligo be making from the Fleadh Cheoil this week?

The annual festival of traditional Irish music will see hundreds of thousands people in attendance.

Economy - Thursday 6 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Pictures: London’s having another 24-hour Tube strike (and it doesn’t look at all fun) What A Circus

Pictures: London’s having another 24-hour Tube strike (and it doesn’t look at all fun)

It’s not quite chaos, but it’s not fun either.

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