Congratulations to the Irish Stock Exchange

Webrecruit Ireland would like to congratulate the Irish Stock Exchange for their success as the ‘Best Medium Workplace in Ireland’ in the Great Place to Work 2016 Awards. We are delighted to have successfully worked with them since 2010 and get the opportunity to place candidates in an organisation recognised for their employee engagement and culture. ...more

The Irish News Workplace & Employment Awards 2015

Webrecruit Ireland would like to give huge congratulations to two of our clients, The Henderson Group and CDEnviro who were both successful at the Irish News Workplace & Employment Awards 2015. The Henderson Group The Henderson Group took home the gold in the “Right Place to Work – Large Organisation” category. Originally operating as a ...more

Winning Streak

Who remembers the TV show Winning Streak? We miss it, specifically the Derek Mooney years that provided many a joke with the 3D tour of Ireland! Speaking of Winning Streaks, since our last blog, lots of big wins have happened on the Island and we are anticipating more over the next few weeks with sporting ...more

Monthly Motivation: Brenda Shankey

They say behind every great man is a great woman (Well at least according to Aretha Franklin and Annie Lennox!). Jason Shankey Salons have taken over Northern Ireland and although originally associated with male grooming, they have expanded into female styling and beauty in 2014. Although her husband’s name is the one you hear, Brenda ...more

Festive Fun Across Ireland

The festive season is well and truly here. With presents galore and naff Christmas jumpers, it’s easy to get caught up in the season and forget to plan some fun things to do. Here are our top picks for days or evenings out across Ireland that are sure to keep the little people (as well ...more

Monthly Motivation: Avril Keys from School Gate Style

She’s one of Northern Ireland’s biggest bloggers and has managed to become an “at home” entrepreneur. With collaborations with Easy Living Magazine, the Daily Mail and the Belfast Telegraph and working with huge brands such as Boden, Next and , Avril has turned a hobby into a fully fledged career. Inspired to set up her own ...more

Irish Restaurants You Need to Visit

If there is one thing we know Irish people are good at, it’s eating. We are a land of foodies and the emerging talented chefs in both Belfast and Dublin are taking the critics by storm. New, fresh flavours and different concepts but at the heart lies amazing, hearty and delicious food. Today we thought ...more

The Land of Champions

There has been primetime news over the past few weeks for one very big reason- sport! Not content with being the world leaders in golf, last weekend saw success in the sporting fields of boxing, football and hurling. Firstly in boxing, Belfast’s Carl Frampton fought a hard match against Spanish Kiko Martinez and walked away ...more

The best independent fashion retailers

If there is one thing the ladies of the Webrecruit Office never shut up about, it’s fashion. Shoes, bags, “this season’s colour”… we’ve heard it all! So in honour of our fashionable office girls, we thought we would do a Local Talent Spotter post all about independent fashion retailers across Ireland. Boutique style fashion stores ...more

Fighting all the way to the top

A number of weeks ago, we talked about the success of Irish Golfers. Today, our sport chat turns to something else that Ireland has been incredibly successful in: boxing. In years gone past we’ve had international boxing stars such as Wayne McCullough and Barry McGuigan. Now, we have many up and coming boxers and stars ...more

The best choirs in Ireland

The word “choir” seems to spring up terror in some people- evidently the music department experience at school was was not always a pleasant one (The Webrecruit team have starred in many a school concert in our youth!). Choirs seem to have really taken on a whole new life across Ireland with “choirs” nearly becoming ...more

Monthly Motivation: Marie Lacey, Director of Belfast Community Gospel Choir

Every month at Webrecruit Ireland we are going to interview someone who has been successful in their chosen career. Hopefully this will help to inspire any of our readers who are trying to succeed in their field, build their business or just motivate you to dream bigger. Following on from our article about the best ...more

Open to Local Talent

Holywood’s golfing golden boy Rory McIlroy has won The Open Championship, aged 25. We at Webrecruit Ireland are hugely proud of Rory as our Belfast office is situated on the Holywood Road which is just down the road from his club! Undoubtedly, many of the viewers were laughing all the way to the bookies and ...more

Theatre Fix

Continuing with the theme of our last blog, we thought it would be a great idea to give you some more places to visit over the summer months. Theatres on the island are now multi-faceted buildings and provide workshops, summer courses and restaurants which the entire family can enjoy. Today we are highlighting our 3 ...more

The talented local music acts you MUST see this summer

We are known for our abundance of musical talent. From the iconic Van ‘the Man’ Morrison to the Irish lilts of Clannad combined with the modern songs of Snow Patrol, we are a place moved by music. This summer will see local and international talent combine to create some great days and nights out which ...more