8 January

How to boost your online fundraising in 2018

2018 has only just started - what a better time to start thinking about trying something new with your fundraising tactics? Experimenting with some new digital strategies and fundraising techniques could make all the difference for your charity this year. Here are some fundraising ‘tune-up’s for 2018. Mix up your social media and email marketing Fundraising and social media can be a match made in heaven;…

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5 January

Entries Open - Con Houlihan Young Journalist Award

Listowel Writers' Week have an annual competition, "Con Houlihan Young Journalist Award", open to anyone aged 25 years and under. Entries may be in the form of a report or feature piece of your choice. The award is sponsored by The Kerryman newspaper and the prize is €500. The winning article will be published in The Kerryman. Entries can be made online here. Closing date for…

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4 January

What can you do with an event management qualification?

The events industry is a dynamic, fast-paced sector offering opportunities to work on anything from small staff events to festivals, sport events and charity fundraisers. Job Options: Event Manager Event management involves creating and developing large scale events which may include conferences, conventions, concerts, trade shows, festivals, and ceremonies. Courses to get you there: Postgraduate Diploma in Event Management with Arranged Work Experience - Full Time…

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13 December

4 Ways to Get More Brand Value From Influencer Generated Content

As influencer collaborations become an increasingly common part of the job for publicists, so has finding ways to maximize the return for clients. Leveraging influencer content beyond a collaboration is one of the most impactful, yet under-utilized ways that PR pros can boost the value to a client’s bottom line. If you’re a marketing manager or creative director, influencer content can help ease the burden of…

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6 December

Key Digital Marketing Trends To Prepare For In 2018

Strategies and platforms are evolving in the digital age, and consumers are engaging brands on channels that didn't exist a few years ago. The modern marketer must be extremely agile. But while change spawns creativity, the goals of marketing remain constant. An employer hires a marketer to communicate the right message at various stages of the funnel, raise brand awareness and loyalty, drive traffic and customer…

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6 November

Marketing Executive

As Marketing Executive, you will be responsible for creating and executing the marketing & communications plan to achieve targeted revenue goals across four cafes and catering. Responsibilities and Duties Key Responsibilities Create marketing & communication plan across four cafes and catering. Implement, follow up & report on all campaign plans to achieve targeted revenue goals across four cafes and catering. Increasing growth & awareness of the…

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31 October

Festival Assistant

What is VAULT Festival? VAULT Festival is an 8 week underground festival of theatre & performance, comedy, film, and LATE night parties. The festival mostly takes place in in The Vaults (the labyrinth of tunnels underneath Waterloo Station) from January 24th to March 18th 2018 and is open 5 days a week - Wednesday to Sunday. Last year the festival hosted over 200 visiting companies and…

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5 October

I highly recommend Fitzwilliam Institute-you never know where it may lead you

Rose Servitova - Job Coach, Author & Festival Curator: “From observing trends in the non-profit sector and wishing to keep my skills fresh and relevant for any opportunities that may arise with my own employer (disability service) or elsewhere, I noticed that public engagement, fundraising, corporate partnership, sponsorship and event management were on the up. I researched far and wide before settling with Fitzwilliam Institute's Diploma…

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31 August

Shine Night Walk Volunteering Opportunity

Shine is Cancer Research UK’s marathon night walk, bringing people from across the UK together to light up London and fund life-saving research. Join the Shine Volunteer Team and support thousands of people raising millions towards life-saving research. Overnight on Saturday 23rd September 2017 you can be a part of the 1,000 strong volunteer team helping to make the incredible marathon challenge that bit easier and…

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2 August

Brexit sees more than a dozen financial services firms enter Ireland

With 15 of the world’s top banks now operating in Ireland, Brexit could turn out to be an Irish blessing, rather than a curse. The Brexit vote, and subsequent signing of Article 50 by the reigning government in the UK, will have knock-on effects for every single industry, given the interconnected world of trade. The fastest-moving of these, it seems, is financial services. Several major banks…

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