Blathnaid O'Dea Reporter
  • Silicon Republic

Blathnaid O’Dea joined Silicon Republic in 2021 as Careers reporter, coming from a background in the Humanities.

Published In

Silicon Republic

Focus Areas

  • NUIG

1186 Articles
4 months ago
siliconrepublic.com

New York fintech is creating 293 jobs in Northern Ireland

DailyPay, which opened its office in Belfast last year, is hiring staff in customer support, product and engineering.

Read Full Article
4 months ago
siliconrepublic.com

ATU heats up renewables research with new €1.9m biomass centre

ATU has been working with the Government and SEAI to get its biomass heat centre project up and running. It wants to ...

Read Full Article
4 months ago
siliconrepublic.com

How to take control of the job hunt: LinkedIn's tips for jobseekers

LinkedIn is introducing features aimed at people who want to find new career opportunities in 2024, including courses...

Read Full Article
4 months ago
siliconrepublic.com

These are the top leadership trends to follow in 2024

Leadership styles make or break an organisation's culture. People admire leaders who are savvy, humble and smart. Div...

Read Full Article
4 months ago
siliconrepublic.com

Google and Apple are making changes to adhere to EU antitrust law

Apple is reportedly splitting its App Store in two while Google is tweaking search settings and browser choices for E...

Read Full Article
4 months ago
siliconrepublic.com

Irish workers looking to change jobs face skills hurdles, LinkedIn says

According to new LinkedIn research, 73pc of Irish workers are considering changing jobs in 2024 and many are job-hunt...

Read Full Article
4 months ago
siliconrepublic.com

What are the most important soft skills for a Web3 career?

Web3 is quite technical, but that doesn’t mean you don’t need soft skills such as communication, community building a...

Read Full Article
4 months ago
siliconrepublic.com

Hashtag you’re hired: Is TikTok the new LinkedIn?

TikTok is used by lots of employers to reach Gen Z talent, says James Neave of Adzuna. But it won't replace tradition...

Read Full Article
4 months ago
siliconrepublic.com

Data know-how is among the most important digital skills for Irish workers

Skillnet and IDA Ireland research has drilled deep into the types of digital skills non-IT workers need. Top of the l...

Read Full Article
4 months ago
siliconrepublic.com

What are micro-qualifications?

The Government has launched 24 programmes that will be delivered through education and training boards at little or n...

Read Full Article
4 months ago
siliconrepublic.com

More than 40pc of jobs will be affected by AI, says IMF

A new report by the IMF takes an in-depth look at the potential impact of generative AI on the future of work and eco...

Read Full Article
4 months ago
siliconrepublic.com

How to prevent absenteeism at work

Last year, a study found that absenteeism was on the rise in Irish workplaces. Here is what employers can do to preve...

Read Full Article