What do todays workers say about the subjects they chose when they did their Leaving Cert (or equivalent exam)?
By clicking on the job titles from the list of interviews below (approx 150), you will be able to read what each person answered to the question "What subjects did you take in school and how have these influenced your career path?" You can sort the list by clicking on the column titles (Sort by Title / Sort by Employer).
To view descriptions of each Leaving Cert subject, click here.
Lorraine Brophy, Lidl
What subjects did you take in school and how have these influenced your career path?
If I’m honest my subjects in school didn’t seem to be about shaping my career. You should always speak to your career guidance teacher as they provide very useful information as to what’s needed, such as if you want to go to a university you will need a language.