13 April

Snapchat will tell brands how many people saw their ads, then visited their stores, restaurants

In the growing rivalry between Facebook Inc. and Snapchat’s parent company Snap Inc., Facebook’s strategy seems to be copying Snapchat’s product features, and Snap’s strategy seems to be copying Facebook’s business playbook. Less than a year after Facebook officially started measuring the brick-and-mortar traffic its ads generate — borrowing from Google’s playbook — Snapchat is rolling out its own version of this online-to-offline measurement and adding…

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12 April

How to get hired by a PR firm in 2017

Public relations work may be glamorous, but before you can start hosting cocktail parties and socialising with journalists you will have to battle your way to an entry level position in PR. Unless you are a postgraduate PR student from Fitzwilliam Institute... Fitzwilliam Institute’s Postgraduate Diploma in Public Relations with Arranged Work Experience is one of Ireland’s longest running PR courses. Practical and career-focused, our PR…

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11 April

Pluto about Fitzwilliam Institute's postgraduate students

Pluto, one of Ireland's top event management agencies, has taken Fitzwilliam Institute's postgraduate events students on 3-month internships for many years. Many of these students secured full-time jobs in Pluto at the end of their arranged work experience module. See what one of Pluto's Account Directors has to say about Fitzwilliam Institute's students: "Pluto has taken students on placement from Fitzwilliam Institute Group over the past…

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11 April

All Ireland Irish Restaurant Awards Dinner - Volunteers Wanted

 Restaurants Association of Ireland are seeking 6 Fitzwilliam Institute events students to assist them on Monday, 8th May from approx. 4pm – 11pm, at the Irish Restaurant Awards. They are looking for people that possess the following qualities: Ability to work in a team Excellent customer service Savvy with social media Attention to detail Energetic Passionate about events The Irish Restaurant Awards process began in January…

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10 April

Your Monday Inspiration: 10 successful Digital Marketing career stories

Beat the Monday blues with 10 inspiring stories from people who made it into the competitive Digital Marketing field. “I enrolled for this course as I needed to improve my knowledge and skill set around Digital Marketing. I currently work in a marketing position and Digital Marketing is fast becoming an important part of my role. Due to this I needed to educate myself in the…

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10 April

Six years after finishing the course, I volunteered to work with the UN in Nairobi, Kenya, which has been my home ever since

Andreas Needham, one of our top Diploma in Public Relations graduates tells us how Fitzwilliam Institute's part-time evening course led to his successful Communications Officer career with UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency: "I took the night classes for my Diploma in Public Relations with the Fitzwilliam Institute. I was working in marketing communications and PR in a tech company when I started the course, having recently…

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5 April

TV3 are looking for Fitzwilliam Institute students

TV3 would like to invite Fizwilliam Institute students to this week’s Pat Kenny Tonight. This week, guests include Leo Varadkar TD, who will be joining Pat to discuss his brief as Minister and a range of topics. Nick Clegg MP, will be talking about Brexit and implications for both Ireland and the UK. Also a panel of guests we will be discussing technology and the effect…

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5 April

Events Manager

The role of our Events Manager will be diverse and varying but mainly this role will involve planning, organising and running events throughout the Summer on behalf of Keelings. As well as meticulously planning the event in advance, the successful candidate will need to be present at the event, and then will need to take time to close the event and prepare a post-event review. Work…

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5 April

Event Planner (Junior/Volunteer)

Helpcv is a non-profit organisation created to help people find a job by coaching them to make an impactful CV, cover Letter, job search, and be ready for interviews. This is a volunteering opportunity for you to showcase your experience in Event coordination (Career move, Career progression) before applying to a full-time job position. Helpcv will commit to help you find the job opportunity you look…

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5 April

Wedding & Events Coordinator P/T

The 4* The Louis Fitzgerald Hotel located at Newlands Cross, Dublin is part of the Fitzgerald Group which is one of Ireland's largest privately owned hospitality groups. The hotel boasts a 70 Seat modern restaurant 60 Seat Cafe-Bar,30 Seat Coffee shop with a rustic/ simple food theme with a brassiere style service and a large banqueting suite which caters for 200- 250 pax. We are currently…

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