Career Sectors

Career Sectors

In-depth advice on key graduate career sectors, including specific application and interview tips, training and development information, and personal insights from graduate recruits, plus employers and jobs to search from Gradireland. Many of these professions are open to graduates of all disciplines – so it often doesn't matter what subject your degree is in.  These sectors link directly to Gradireland career sectors.

Accountancy and financial management Agriculture, animal and plant resources Banking, insurance and financial services
Charities and voluntary sector

Construction, civil engineering and QS

Emergency services and armed forces
Engineering Environment and natural resources Fund management/admin, investment banking

Hospitality, sport, leisure and tourism

Human resources, recruitment and training IT and telecoms
Languages and culture Law, legal services and patents Library and information services
Logistics and transport Management consulting Management, business, administration
Manufacturing and processing

Marketing, advertising and PR

Media and publishing
Medical and healthcare Performing and creative arts Property
Public sector and civil service Retail, sales and customer services Science, research and development
Social, community and youth Teaching and education  

 

Videos & Podcasts

GradIreland have created the first video in a three part series focusing on exploring the opportunities and career paths for those with fluency in more than one language.

Check out the first part below:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a_qJHte60ic

 

 

ACCENTURE

  • Five good videos on presentation skills, problem solving, project mgt, time mgt and influencing skills -  Youtube

 

GradIreland TV on YouTube 

 

INDUSTRY SECTORS

Accounting and Finance Overview

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Advertising Overview

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Charity Sector

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Consulting Industry

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Engineering

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Entrepreneurship

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Investment Banking Overview

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IT Overview

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Law Overview

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Marketing Overview

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Media and Planning Industry

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Public Relations

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Property Overview

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Publishing

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Retail

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Teaching

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Television Industry

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GENERAL CAREERS ADVICE

Advice for Choosing a Career

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Assessment Centres

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Business Jargon

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Business tips and advice

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Careers Fairs

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Curveball Interview Questions

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CV Tips and Advice

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Gap Years

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Internships and Placements

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Interview Technique in Detail

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Interview Tips

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Mastering the Job Hunt

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Networking

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Postgraduate Study

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Psychometric Testing

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Public speaking

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Social Media and the Job Hunt

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Staying Motivated

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