Mason Alexander Summer Olympics!

August 3rd, 2018

We took to the pitches on Friday to mark Mason Alexander’s first Annual Sports Day! We were split out into three teams – USA, North Korea and Sweden.   Everyone turned up dressed themed in their countries colours to find a gruelling list of games and challenges that were set out to test our sporting …Read More

Mason Alexander – Who We Are & Where We Are Going

July 17th, 2018

  When I started Mason Alexander in a small office on Baggot Street in 2013, there was one compelling reason for doing so; user experience. I had begun to notice that the recruitment industry had become lazy towards their customer service and that this was a direct result of both the overuse of technology and …Read More

How to Create a High Performance Culture – The Million Dollar Question for Every Business

July 13th, 2018

  How to Create a High Performance Culture – The Million Dollar Question for Every Business Since a young age, I have always been fascinated by the way in which companies function. My years of employment span across a variety of organisations – from the Irish bar I worked in on my J1 in the …Read More

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Mason Alexander’s HR Tennis & Networking Event

July 6th, 2018

With Wimbledon underway, and the sun splitting the stones in Dublin, we had to take advantage of our in-house tennis couch James Cluskey and get out to play a spot of tennis! We gathered a number of HR professionals together to enjoy Pimms, BBQ and a panel discussion! The day kicked off with welcome Pimms …Read More

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Q&A with Nick McCarthy

June 29th, 2018

  Hi Nick, Can you tell us a little about your background? I was born and raised in Kildare but now live in Dublin. I studied biomedical engineering in Trinity and since then worked in a software company as a consultant while playing rugby. Describe your position in Mason Alexander. Joined the well established Accounting …Read More

Q&A with Jane Gilsenan

June 25th, 2018

  Hi Jane, Can you tell us a little about your background? Born and raised in Dublin. I studied Health and Performance Science in UCD followed by a masters in Applied Psychology in UCC. How long have you been with Mason Alexander? I joined MA in September so just coming up to the 10-month mark …Read More

Your Career Journey – Are you moving closer to where you want to be?

June 20th, 2018

As a recruiter, I have learnt that your career, like most things in life, is a journey and not a final destination. Many of us have a ‘future version’ of ourselves in our dream job. Maybe you see yourself as a Partner in a prestigious law firm or a CEO in a start-up tech company. …Read More

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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

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