The career of a Legal Secretary is an exciting and fulfilling one. Ask any of the past students who have gone on to work as Legal Secretaries in law firms large and small across Dublin; there is never a dull moment and no two days are the same. As a Legal Secretary, you have an […]
Every week, two weeks or every month, we unfold a slip that details for us the monetary results of our hard work. But, how many times have you thought of the diligent worker who checks and completes the details on your payslip? Yes, we go to work to get paid, and behind those figures on […]
Before embarking on a course from any training provider, it is advisable to spend some time researching and reflecting on your training needs. In answering a number of key questions, you will easily ascertain whether the training provider is adequately equipped to help you accomplish your goals or to help you meet the relevant requirements […]
Set up in 1991 Griffin College have been providing training, education and consultancy services for over 20 years. Training programmes cover Sales and Marketing, Built Environment, IT, Management and Leadership, and Business and Enterprise. A range or management consultancy services are also provided. Courses can be delivered either at premises in Dublin City centre or […]
The Institute of Public Administration (IPA) is the Irish public sector management development agency. Founded in 1957 by a group of public servants, its aim is to promote the study, and improve the standard, of public administration; to develop a sense of vocation in public servants and to foster understanding between the public and public […]
Thinking of doing a part-time course, and not sure which one? CMI – Communications & Management Institute is a leading provider of part-time Diploma courses. Courses starting in October include project management, event management, marketing & pr, sales & advertising, CSI Criminology & Forensics, HR Development, Management studies, Journalism & Media, Purchasing & supply, Environmental […]
There are many ways that small business training can be beneficial to a new company. Small business training can teach entrepreneurs every aspect of running a successful business, from obtaining funding to writing a winning grant proposal and everything in between. The proper knowledge can mean the difference between failure and success in a small […]
The envelope falls from the letter box to the floor and with much relief you read: ‘it is with great pleasure that we would like you to attend for interview’. This momentary excitement is often quickly replaced with anxiety or fear. However, it is important to remind yourself that the employer you applied to is […]
The Irish Payroll Association (IPASS) is Ireland ‘s premier provider of Payroll Training, PAYE Training, PRSI Training, VAT Training, qualifications and consultancy services and is the only representative body for payroll professionals in Ireland.
The aims of the Irish Payroll Association are to train, develop and support the payroll profession and to help it to achieve the recognition which it deserves.
The International Career Institute (ICI) is a leader in distance education with some of the most diverse course offerings available to students. It is part of a network of affiliated colleges established in 1978 which together educate tens of thousands of students yearly worldwide. Using experienced industry based faculty and the latest resources ICI delivers […]
Pitman Training Swords centre recently hosted two career events for their students and graduates: a Job Seekers Seminar with Siobhan Kinsella of CPL/Flexsource Solutions; and a Colour & Style Workshop with Alma McManus of Clothesology. Siobhan emphasized that employment agencies, like candidates are operating in a very different job market. There is a need to […]
The number of women planning a return to the workforce is on the increase with 1 in 3 enquiries to Pitman Training Swords from women considering returning to work after taking a career break. “Changes in financial circumstances and increases in the cost of living are encouraging many women back into the workforce”, said Maria […]
The Sunday Post recently reported on the current skills shortage. Pitman Training Swords have seen a 25% increase in employers seeking high-end IT training for their staff. Roy Lalor, of the North-Dublin training company, says, “Last year everyone wanted finance training, now we are seeing a high demand for IT skills of all kinds. Employers […]
Train the trainer courses are aimed at those wishing to pursue a career in in-house or external training and for those who might wish to become registered with FAS on its national register of trainers. Course content for this course usually includes the following key areas; • Understand different learning styles • Understand the functions […]
Secretarial Diploma Get yourself noticed with a Pitman Training Secretarial Diploma Secretaries are central to any business; they are the essential staff who make day-to-day activities happen and whose professional efficiency enables executives and managers to work effectively. The varied role of the secretary will require excellent IT and organisational skills together with strong interpersonal […]