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 Bryan Daniels from Teagasc to give some advice for people considering this job:


Bryan Daniels

Farmer - Dairy


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  Bryan Daniels
The best bit of advice I could give anyone thinking about going into dairy farming is to go out and get experience first hand on a farm. This way you will know if you enjoy it and have a passion to do it first hand. If you do then studying agriculture in school and then onto an ag college is a great foundation to get the required knowledge you will need in the future.

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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Weekly Jobs and Career News Round Up February 5th

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Weekly Jobs and Career News Round Up February 5th

Friday, February 05, 2016 

Weekly Jobs and Career News Round Up February 5th

It's been another successful week on the jobs front with plenty of companies now recruiting across a range of sectors including retail, sales, IT, hospitality and administration. Details are also included on a nursing recruitment Open Day taking place on Saturday 6th February. Click on the links for full details. 

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For Students ...

2nd Level

  • Study in Europe Options - Advice from Guidance Counsellor Aoife Walsh on opportunities available to students who wish to further their education in Europe. 

Visit the Subject Choice area

on CareersPortal for information

and advice

on choosing subjects. 

  • National Career Skills Competition - Want to win a MacBook Air? The competition is open to second level students who have completed work experience. Deadline 20th April 2016. 

3rd Level

Explore our @College area

for students in

Further and Higher Education

 AND ...

Featured article of the week: A Week in the Life of a Hospital Porter

The CareersPortal Team