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Enterprising people like situations that involve using resources for personal or corporate economic gain. Such people may have an opportunistic frame of mind, and are drawn to commerce, trade and making deals. Some pursue sales and marketing occupations. Many will eventually end up owning their own business, or in management roles in larger organisations. They tend to be very goal-oriented and work best when focused on a target. Some have an entrepreneurial inclination.

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Personal appearance is important to many, the Fashion & Beauty sector helps them care for it in the way that feels natural for them, whether that calls for a hairdresser or tattoo artist. Fashion is a global industry and while there are opportunities in Ireland, making a career often means gaining experience and connections abroad.

Skills

    design, communication, teamwork, leadership, researching information, time management, adaptability, attention to detail, project management, visual media, writing, creativity, managing resources, teamwork, education & training,

Key Facts

56%
increase of jobs in hair and beauty in 2017
736
million euro worth of revenue in the Irish Cosmetics and Personal Care Sector in 2019
3.90%
percent of their 2017 income that Irish households spend on clothing and footwear
3.5/4.5
percent growth in the fashion industry forecast for 2019

Labour Market Information

The National Skills Bulletin 2018’s recent job hires analysis found evidence of churn in beauty professions, such as hairdressers & beauticians. At present, there is a significant quantity of state-funded and private education and training in this area.

Career and Training Opportunities with...

Dylan Bradshaw

If you are creative & would love to learn more about the exciting opportunities in hair, make-up, nails, front-of-house or customer service, then continue here...

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Fashion Design AD211 - National College of Art and Design - NCAD
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Fashion Design AD211 - National College of Art and Design - NCAD

 
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Fashion - Galway Technical Institute

 
Costume Design  - Inchicore College of Further Education
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Costume Design - Inchicore College of Further Education