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Podcast

150 Bond: Daire Hickey

In our first ever podcast episode, we talk to Daire Hickey about how he managed to draw some of the biggest names in Silicon Valley to Dublin for #WebSummit, before launching 150 Bond two years ago.

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How To Write A Resume

If you are wondering how to write a resume (particularly a J1 Graduate resume), here are some pointers that have gotten hundreds of graduates employed since 2016 (or, at least, made their applications less terrible).

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Careers

My J1 Graduate Job Search in NYC

When I first arrived I focused all my attention on online job applications. I would spend up to six hours on an application and hear nothing back. By the time I realized that I was getting nowhere with that method, I had already been in New York for 2 months.

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Careers

Networking Tips for Young Professionals in NYC

Every year thousands of young professionals move to New York City to find the next big role in their career. It’s can be an exciting or stressful time (or both), but one thing always holds true – there is an abundance of opportunities in this city.

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Careers

A J1 Graduate Perspective

It was difficult and temperamental when researching for employment. You have to be fully invested and ready for a tough slog or you will not find yourself on your desired career path.

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J1 Guide

6 Top Tips for Moving to New York

If you are planning on making the move to New York, or just thinking about it, here are Ronan Martin’s top tips to make sure you plan appropriately and know what you are getting into before you move to New York.

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Careers

Benefits of Employing a J1 Graduate

Many employers are not aware of the added value foreign interns can bring their business. By hosting an international intern, not only will you provide them opportunities to gain valuable skills and knowledge, your business will also benefit from their unique international perspective and skills.

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Careers

Networking and Job Hunting in NYC

Quite possibly the most valuable thing you can do if looking for a job here in New York is networking. No matter your background, there are several organizations and continuous events to help you get yourself out there.

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Careers

Resume Writing Tips from a J1 Graduate

So what’s the difference in an Irish/UK resume and an American one I hear you ask? A lot of it comes down to, layout and format, naming of headings, spelling of your content and ideally it tends to be on average one page instead of the two or three you may be used to.

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Careers

My Experience of the J1 Visa Process

Before seeking any job, internship or traineeship in the United States it’s very important to know the visa process inside out so you have an awareness of what lies ahead and also to be able to explain it. Believe me, knowing this in advance saves any misunderstandings between you and your employer during the interview process.

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Careers

So You Want To Work In New York?

It’s said by many that New York is one of those cities, that when you’re in it, you feel like you’re at the center of the universe. You rarely feel like you’re missing out. All that noise. A multitude of people. And all that opportunity. But is working in New York right for you?

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