I Failed Leaving Cert Maths. What Can I do?

Maths is a requirement for the majority of CAO courses. If you failed Maths the first thing you need to do is check the minimum entry requirements for the courses you applied for. You can check this in the college prospectus, on the college website or on the coursefinder on CareersPortal. Unfortunately if you don’t […]

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How does the CAO Offer Process Work?

Tomorrow thousands of CAO applicants will receive offers for places in the colleges and universities across the country. The process is fairly straightforward but here are a few pointers to help you on your way.

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Want to Appeal a Leaving Cert Grade?

There is a process in place for Leaving Cert students to view their exam scripts and if they wish they can appeal a result/s. This can be a worthwhile exercise, especially if you narrowly missed out on course. It can also be very enlightening for students; it can show you where you lost marks and this […]

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Leaving Cert Results 2018 – What to Expect

The wait is finally coming to an end. With days to go until the Leaving Cert results some students may be feeling some nervous tension. This is only natural. You have been building up to this event for almost a year and the end is in sight.

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Founder & CEO – Chris Maher

Musical Youth Foundation children’s charity (www.musicalyouthfoundation.org) The Musical Youth Foundation children’s charity (CHY18624) is dedicated to improving the lives of disadvantaged children in Ireland by providing opportunities for them to succeed and excel through the proven power of music education.

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‘Tis the Season for. . . PLC Application!

Post Leaving Cert courses (PLCs) are designed to give students the skills required for employment. They are closely linked with industry and prepare students for work. There is a mixed teaching approach taken to PLC education; students are taught through academic studies, work experience and more practical ‘hands on’ learning.

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Strengths Finder 2.0 Tom Rath

This is a succinct insightful book that helps you to identify the strengths of your personality. It is a quick read. Most people will have the text and the Strengths Finder test completed within 2 hours. Although I wasn’t blown away by the results, it validated what I already knew about myself.

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Wedding Planner – Cathy O’Shea

I work in a large city centre hotel in Dublin. We host approx.70 weddings a year. It is a busy and pressurised work environment. I lead a team of people who strive to make the couple’s wedding day special and live up to their dreams and expectations they have for their big day. Did you […]

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CAO Application Process 2018

The Central Applications Office (CAO) is now open to accept applications for 2018. The CAO accept applications for 47 Higher Education Institutes (HEIs) across Ireland.  This means that you make one college application – eliminating the need to apply to each college individually. CAO offers each applicant the chance to apply for up to 20 […]

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