Careers rarely develop the way we plan them. Our career path often takes many twists and turns, with particular events, choices and people influencing our direction.

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Caroline Austin

Associate Tax Lawyer

Irish Tax Institute

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A common misconception about a career in tax is that it is just about numbers, however, tax law has a strong basis in legislation and case law. Therefore, it is really suitable for graduates from a legal background, or for qualified solicitors and barristers.
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Realists like to find practical solutions to problems using tools, technology and skilled work. Realists usually prefer to be active in their work environment, often do most of their work alone, and enjoy taking decisive action with a minimum amount of discussion and paperwork.
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The Institute of Technology, Tralee, has been to the forefront of learning since its establishment and has gained a reputation as a centre of distinction for teaching, learning and research. The Institute offers a range of full-time and part-time programmes ranging from certificate through to honours degree and post-graduate Masters and Doctoral level. Enhancing the taught programmes at the Institute is a world class programme of research.

Based on two campuses, both with easy access to the town centre, the Institute has a well-deserved reputation for friendliness and success. With a community of over 3,500 students and 250 academic staff, consisting of a diverse mix of home, EU and overseas students, you are guaranteed a warm welcome at the Institute.

The Institute shares its campus with Kerry Technology Park and has fostered close links with companies based in the park. Our multi-million euro development Masterplan has already seen significant developments in learning, teaching, research and student sports facilities, providing quality facilities for our learners

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IT Tralee offer programmes in a number of areas including Agriculture, Biological & Pharmaceutical, Business & Management, Construction, Creative Media, Engineering, Environmental, Food, Culinary Arts & Cookery, Health, Leisure & Fitness, Hospitality & Hotel Management, Information Science/Systems, Music, TV & Radio, Nursing, Outdoor Activity, Renewable / Energy, Social Sciences, Computing & Technology, Tourism & Wildlife.

The Institute is a major contributor both nationally and regionally to economic, social and cultural development. Our programmes and research activities are influenced by national and regional needs and are constantly refined to absorb the very latest developments and innovations. Our strong links with external organisations and companies results in the Institute delivering true competitive advantage to the business community.

The Institute of Technology, Tralee, is committed to maintaining a high level of quality education and research  through further developing its collaborative links with industry and with educational and research institutions internationally.

We look forward to welcoming you to the Institute of Technology, Tralee!

 

 

 

 

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