Careers rarely develop the way we plan them. Our career path often takes many twists and turns, with particular events, choices and people influencing our direction.

We asked Donal Og Cusack from Sustainable Energy Authority to give some advice for people considering this job:


Donal Og Cusack

Automation/Energy Engineer

Sustainable Energy Authority

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  Donal Og Cusack
Some of the best people I know still aren’t sure what they want to do, my advice would be to give it a go. If you don’t like it you can always try something else. Whatever is in your heart follow it, don’t be something just because someone in your family is. Whether you’re looking to be a leader, a designer or come up with new ideas and a better way of doing things, make sure it’s something that fills you with passion.

The Investigative person will usually find a particular area of science to be of interest. They are inclined toward intellectual and analytical activities and enjoy observation and theory. They may prefer thought to action, and enjoy the challenge of solving problems with clever technology. They will often follow the latest developments in their chosen field, and prefer mentally stimulating environments.
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Sligo College of Further Education

Tourism with Business

Code:  6M5012
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

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Sample Careers...
If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
Brand Manager - Marketing   Social Media Specialist  
Builders' Merchant   Chartered Secretary  
Data Steward / Data Manager   Business Consultant  
Data Protection Officer   Health & Safety Officer  
Accounts Team Leader   Business Analyst  
Financial Trader   Manager - General  
Management Associate   Company Secretary  
Business Adviser   Recruitment Consultant  
Project Manager   Managing Director  
Hotel - General Manager   Charity Officer  
Industrial Relations Officer   Arts agent/promoter  
Financial Adviser   Operations Research Analyst  
Human Resources Business Partner / HRBP   HR Director - Human Resources  
Hospitality Management   Equality Officer  
Human Resources / Personnel Manager   Occupational Hygienist  
Staff Relations Official   Personnel Officer  
Personnel Manager    Human Resources Assistant - EU  
Information Architect - IT   Information Systems Manager  
Data Analyst   Big Data Specialists  
Computer Systems Analyst   Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist  
Data Change Agent   Secretary  
Front Office Junior Manager   Payroll Manager  
Personal Assistant   School Principal  
Staff Trainer   Music Manager  
Bank / Financial Manager    Recruitment Team Leader  
Receptionist - Hotel   Travel Agency Manager  
Spa Manager   Conference & Banqueting/ Event Co-ordinator  
Hotel Sales & Marketing Manager   Sommelier  
Baker/Confectioner   Hotel Rooms Division Manager  
Travel Courier/Resort Representative   Tour Guide  
Area Sales Manager   Call Centre Manager  
Retail Manager   Procurement Officer / Buyer  
Department Manager   Distribution Manager  
Accounts Assistant   Accountant  
Taxation Consultant   Management Accountant  

Related Career Sectors...
This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Business Organisation & Business Management
Tourism & Hospitality
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Progression Routes

(Higher Education Links Scheme)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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