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Grow your business – a panel discussion

June 11th, 2018

Last week, I attended Baker Tilly Hughes Blake’s Tax and Economic conference at the Shelbourne Hotel to hear excellent speeches from three leaders in their fields: Alma O’Brien – Head of Tax at Baker Tilly Hughes Blake Fergal O’Brien – Director of Policy and Public Affairs at IBEC Jim Flavin – Founder of DCC The …Read More

Q&A with Lucy Fitzgerald

May 31st, 2018

Hi Lucy, Can you tell us a little about your background? I studied Law & French in UL and moved to Australia after graduating- quickly hooked on the sunny Sydney lifestyle I stayed for just over 3 years. Knowing early on I didn’t want to practice law, I worked in a global legal search firm, …Read More

MA Team Tennis Day!

May 31st, 2018

When you have an ex professional tennis player on your team, you can expect to play tennis! Our Head of Mason Alexander Sport, James Cluskey, is a former professional tennis player with 15 professional doubles titles. He also played Davis Cup for Ireland from 2006-2015. He has an extensive network and has coached some of …Read More

Tackling the skill shortage: Recruiting from abroad

May 25th, 2018

  Recruiting from abroad As many people know, Ireland’s unemployment rate declined to 5.9% in April 2018. This is the lowest the unemployment rate has been since the Celtic Tiger. Because of this, companies are trying even harder to retain their staff. By offering better perks and benefits, and often counter offers, companies are becoming …Read More

Bundee Aki announced as the Mason Alexander Supporters Player of the Year!

May 17th, 2018

  The Zurich Irish Rugby Player’s Awards were held last night at The Clayton Hotel Burlington Road. Mason Alexander were delighted to be sponsoring the Supports Player of the Year Award. It has been a phenomenal year so far for Irish rugby winning the Grand Slam and Champions Cup and the Mason Alexander team were …Read More

Mason Alexander Announces the Appointment of New COO Barry Doyle

May 8th, 2018

  Barry, is a qualified ACA, having trained in EY, spent a couple of years with Fox in Australia and was most recently CFO of xSellco and Storyful. He also sits on the board of the Chartered Accountants Ireland. Andrew Lynch, CEO said; “I am delighted that Barry has joined Mason Alexander in what is …Read More

Brexit – What’s Really Happening?

May 3rd, 2018

A prevalent question I’m frequently asked as a banking and financial services recruiter centres around Brexit and what impact I’m seeing on the ground. The reality is nobody really knows – and unfortunately I’m no different. There is a lot of media hype that probably gives a false sense of reality as to what impact …Read More

Sport to Business Career Transition

May 1st, 2018

Mason Alexander and Sport for Business were delighted to hold a Sport to Business Career Transition panel discussion. The morning got off to a great start with a short introduction from Sports for Business CEO and Founder Rob Hartnett and Head of Mason Alexander Sports James Cluskey. The morning continued with a fascinating discussion led by Line …Read More

How Long Should I Stay in My Job?

April 27th, 2018

  This is a question everyone will ask themselves throughout their career. What is the answer? Well…there really isn’t one clear solution to this problem. It relies on many variables, most notably, how much are you learning and what are the prospects for progression or what the job is doing for you future career. In …Read More

Sports to Business Transition Breakfast

April 25th, 2018

Sport for Business, in partnership with Mason Alexander Sports, is hosting a special Transition from Sport to Business Breakfast in Dublin on Tuesday, May 1st. We will be joined by former World Boxing Champion Andy Lee; Ireland’s most capped International sports star Nikki Symmons and former Irish Rugby Player Gordon D’Arcy for an exclusive gathering of sporting …Read More

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