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Sligo underdogs ambush Roscommon

Thu, Jun 25, 2015

A fellow attendee, (a man clearly) was telling me last Saturday afternoon at a wedding in the Ardilaun Hotel in Galway that Niall Carew’s Sligo team were available at 7/1 in some bookies. 

He looked me in the eye and asked - “What do you think Silke? Are they worth a punt?”

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Insurance Advice with classifieds.advertiser.ie

Thu, Jun 18, 2015

What is life assurance?

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Shopify’s search for gurus starts this week in the city

Thu, Jun 04, 2015

Shopify is this week starting to hire Gurus, the company’s customer support agents, to work remotely in the Galway region. The new operations will allow the company to better serve their international merchants across any time zone. Headquartered in Canada, Shopify has over 600 employees and currently powers more than 165,000 stores in approximately 150 countries.

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Three small food producers from Galway are listed across SuperValu Stores

Thu, Jun 04, 2015

Three small Galway food producers, Beechlawn Organic Farm, Curry & Spice and Bowl-a-Granola who have participated in and have completed the Food Academy programme will be rolled out across SuperValu stores in Galway and across stores in other counties as they grow sustainably. This will result in sales of over €10 million for the national Food Academy programme in 2015.  Food Academy is a joint initiative between SuperValu, Bord Bia and the Local Enterprise Office Network and was established in 2014 to support small food companies in Ireland.  Over the last 12 months, Bord Bia, the Local Enterprise Offices and your local SuperValu has worked with hundreds of small food producers around the country, through the Food Academy programme. Now 155 food start-ups have had their products trialled in their local SuperValu store.   

Commenting on the announcement, Eamon Howell, Trading Director for SuperValu said: “We are delighted that three of our small food producers in Galway have graduated from our Food Academy programme and are now listed in stores around Galway.  This is a real endorsement to the Food Academy initiative which allows us to bring community based food start- ups to market and provides them with the potential to grow their businesses even further, providing employment for themselves, members of their community and for some – family. It is great to nurture the energy and passion of these entrepreneurial producers and harness this into producing a range of products that we, as the number one Irish retailer, are proud to stock on our shelves” 

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Eircom proposes Ireland’s fastest broadband for rural Galway

Thu, May 28, 2015

Eircom has announced its proposed solution to the Government’s tender to bring high speed broadband to rural Ireland.  

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For business,  The Connacht is the business

Thu, May 28, 2015

Meeting at The Connacht Hotel on the Dublin Road couldn’t be easier and you are sure to become a regular visitor to this well established hotel once you have tried it for your company meeting. The hotel is ideally located on the Dublin Road as you enter Galway, and has the benefit of extensive free car parking, with an underground car parking facility and is within easy access of Galway’s largest business parks and hospitals makes it an easy location to access.

The Connacht Hotel is a popular meeting point for many local and national companies due to its location. The hotel offers a great product and wonderful service at a price that will suit every company’s budget.

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Sigmar Recruitment offers five tips for writing the perfect cover letter

Wed, May 20, 2015

For many people starting their job search, writing a cover letter can be a daunting task. It is hard to know where to start and how to sum up why you are the ideal candidate for the job in just a few short paragraphs. Follow these five tips to make sure your cover letter makes you stand out from the crowd.

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Cpl Recruitment shares advice on perfecting the telephone interview

Wed, May 20, 2015

Telephone interviews have become more and more prevalent as companies see it as a low-cost and quick method for performing screening and early round interviews.

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HAYS Recruitment offer tips to employers about how to potentially attract the best people to your company

Wed, May 20, 2015

A few years ago, when jobs were thin on the ground, employers held all the cards when it came to taking on new staff. In 2015, the employment market is back with a bang, candidates are in high demand – and if you are hiring, you need to be prepared to sell the merits of your company to any potential new employee.

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Galway construction company Stewart enjoys double success at national awards

Thu, May 14, 2015

Galway and Dublin based building contractors Stewart had a double celebration at the Irish Building & Design Awards 2015 whenMarty Whelan, announced Stewart as ‘Contractor of the Year’ for the second year running and awarded its chairman, Seán Stewart, the honorary award of ‘Construction Leader’ for his contribution to the industry.

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Shannon Group makes positive start as first annual report shows all units of business achieving progress

Thu, May 07, 2015

Shannon Group plc has delivered significant progress on key objectives set for 2014 and is now embarking on a programme to

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Inismeain Suites wins Best of Irish Design at Inaugural National Tourism Awards

Thu, Apr 30, 2015

The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe TD presented a specially commissioned trophy to Inis Meáin Restaurant and Suites, Galway for “Best Design in Tourism” at the first ever Irish Tourism Industry Awards 2015, at a Gala event in the Doubletree Hilton, Dublin, to celebrate the inaugural national scheme identifying those who are making major difference in the tourism industry.

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Galway firm Harvest Technology wins out as agri-food winner at Innovation awards

Thu, Apr 23, 2015

Galway based company Ocean Harvest Technology have won the Agri-food sector award at this year’s Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards held in Belfast City Hall on Friday night. The award marked the recognition that Ocean Harvest Technology is bringing the sea and science together to create a more sustainable farming culture.

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NUI Galway signs co-operation agreement with Addis Ababa Science and Technology University

Thu, Apr 23, 2015

NUI Galway has signed a co-operation agreement with Addis Ababa Science and Technology University (AASTU), in which the Irish university will support its Ethiopian counterpart in establishing itself as an international hub of science, innovation, and education in East Africa.

AASTU was founded by the Ethiopian government in 2011 with a mission to become a leading force in higher education in Ethiopia, a country with one of the fastest growing economies in the world. It is part of Ethiopia's five-year Growth and Transformation Plan, aimed at developing Ethiopia from its reliance on subsistence agriculture to a capacity for market-led production and innovation.

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Galway PR firm features on Unemployables show

Thu, Apr 23, 2015

Galway based PR firm Think PR will hit the small screen tomorrow night for the popular television show ‘The Unemployables’.

Think Public Relations and Events is one of Galway’s most prominent public relations firms, offering a full range of professional PR and events services to companies, brands and individuals across a wide range of industries.

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Recruitment Tips from Sigmar

Wed, Apr 22, 2015

Sarah Williams of Sigmar Recruitment explains how the same principles apply to studying for an exam as preparing for a job interview

In association with the Galway Advertiser’s classified website classifieds.advertiser.ie/jobs, Sarah Williams of Sigmar Recruitment explains how the same principles apply to studying for an exam as preparing for a job interview

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Local firm wins national award

Thu, Apr 16, 2015

ACEI President Brian Homan presents the award (l – r): Sean Twohig (RPS), Padraig Doyle (Dublin City Council), ACEI president Brian Homan, Gerry Carty (RPS), Tom Leahy (Irish Water), Joanna Crummie (RPS) and Grellan McGrath (RPS).

Local firm RPS has won a national engineering award for its work on the Ballymore Eustace Water Treatment Plant, Ireland’s largest water treatment plant supplying 22 per cent of Ireland’s entire population.

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Free digital marketing, financial sector and sales events seminars open to Galway businesses

Thu, Apr 16, 2015

Damien Mulley, social media trainer, is the guest speaker at the free digital marketing event funded by Galway Executive Skillnet on April 23 in the Connacht Hotel.

A free digital marketing event covering Lead Generation, SEO and Cloud will take place on April 23 in the Connacht Hotel from 9.30am to 1pm. This is being funded by Galway Executive Skillnet, the event will cover Lead Generation, SEO and Cloud with guest speaker and well-known social media trainer Damien Mulley.

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New jobs for Galway

Thu, Apr 16, 2015

Recruitment company Hays is seeking to fill 60 new, full-time jobs in its Irish offices, including Galway.

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Health and fitness advice for women in Tuam

Thu, Apr 16, 2015

BPW Tuam is hosting an event for women who want to get into shape for the summer.

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