Survey Reveals More Than 70% of Workforce Concerned About Future Employment Prospects

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Survey Reveals a Lack of Confidence in the Jobs Market and Anxieties about the Future Nearly 80% of people’s employment affected by Covid-19 Over 70% concerned about future employment prospects Nearly 50% of job-seekers worried about recession 17th August 2020, Dublin – A recent Jobs & Employment survey has revealed that a […]

Galway Bay FM

Galway Bay FM gave a synopsis of our Galway Jobs & Employment Survey

The Galway Bay FM Newsroom covered the recent survey we sent to local workers last month. The feedback we got revealed that almost half of the region’s workers found that they have not benefited from positive trends in the economy. You can read more from the Galway Bay FM article here. The all new Galway […]


Galway Jobseekers Report Mental Health Strain and Housing Fears in Survey

Bullying: 18% of people have experienced bullying from colleges, while 23% have experienced bullying at the hands of a manager. 49% of respondents reported that their mental health has suffered because of their job Salary is only the third factor considered by jobseekers, under a good working environment and career progression. 54% of respondents say […]

Kevin Branigan

Podcast: Kevin Branigan talks about Jobs Expo Galway and our Galway jobs survey

Our own Kevin Branigan talked to Keith Finnegan Show on Galway Bay FM yesterday about what’s happening at Jobs Expo. He also tells Keith about the findings of the Galway Jobs and Employment survey. To receive news and updates about jobs in Ireland directly into your Inbox, sign up to our newsletters by visiting follow […]

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Galway Jobs Survey: A third of employed people are looking for a new job

Over a third of employed people in Galway are actively looking for a new job. More than half are concentrating on opportunities close to home, but a huge 85 percent would leave the West for the right job. However, Galwegians are not keen on Ireland’s other major centres. Only 7 percent are looking at employment […]

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Hey Galway! We want to hear what you think: Complete our jobs survey

It’s jobs survey time! If you live in Galway, Jobs Expo wants to hear your thoughts on the local jobs scene. Here’s your chance to have your say. Complete the Galway Jobs and Employment Survey and you’ll also have the chance to win a weekend for two at the Wineport Lodge Hotel, Athlone. About the survey The […]


Survey: Nearly half of Dublin jobseekers are looking for better salaries

19th April, 2017 Nearly half of Dublin jobseekers are in work but actively looking for a new role, with a desire to increase salary being the largest motivating factor. Meanwhile, 74% of people believe that employers took advantage of the recession to keep salaries low. Meanwhile, more than half of people (53%) believe the gender […]

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Half of Galwegians would consider moving for work says jobs survey

Nearly half of Galwegians would consider moving from the City of Tribes for work. Meanwhile, 50% of locals feel the Government has not invested enough in rural Ireland, with almost one in five expressing dissatisfaction with the Government’s recently-launched Action Plan for Rural Ireland. The jobs survey, carried out amongst almost 1500 Galwegians at the end of January, found […]


Working in Canada: Share what you know about it

Canada has proven to be one of the most popular locations for Irish emigrants over the past number of years. With some of the world’s most rugged natural beauty, bustling metropolitan city centres and – perhaps most crucially – a thriving jobs market, the country’s allure to those thinking about a move abroad looks set […]