Cut the Commute: Move to Longford

This week, itContracting showcases the lovely county of Longford as a perfect place to relocate. Ireland is full of relic-like structures that have become prone to damage throughout the ages. Like St. Mel’s, a Longford cathedral that fell victim to a fire one Christmas Day. Actor Mel Gibson was sent an appeal to donate towards

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Join itContracting at TechConnect Live 2018!

itContracting will be at this year’s TechConnect Live on 30th May at the RDS, Dublin. What is TechConnect Live? TechConnect Live in association with Vodafone is Ireland’s largest annual business and technology exhibition for Micro, SME and Enterprise level companies. Join over 5,000 business owners, key decision-makers, entrepreneurs, owners and managers across Ireland at this

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Came for the Contract, picked for Permanent

Attila Ban, Permanent Senior Implementation Engineer at Comsys, an Evros company What is your IT background? I’m currently an Implementation Engineer in a permanent role. I first started in the field over 20 years ago and have worked all over the world, based mainly in Dubai, Hungary and Kuwait. I originally worked as a System

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How to ace your Online Video Interview

By itContracting Senior Recruiter Chris Byrne The video interview has become a very popular method within the IT industry, second nature to many recruiters and agencies as a way to initially assess potential candidates. It may feel odd at first, yet interviewing using video technologies is practical, time-efficient, and transforms interviews into a more relaxing

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Moving to Ireland: a three-part series

Moving to Ireland? The Emerald Isle has lured people in their droves throughout the ages. Some visit our rugged landscape and decide to lay down roots. Others come for the ‘black stuff’ and stay for the culture. Now, on the cusp of becoming the only English-speaking country in the EU, Ireland is cementing its reputation as a top destination

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