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.

We asked Lisa Berry from McDonald's to give some advice for people considering this job:

Lisa Berry

Restaurant Manager

McDonald's

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Lisa Berry

My advice would be it is definitely a job where if you work hard and maintain your ambition you can have a satisfying career.

I think the biggest misconception is that McDonald's is only a job and stop gap to something else.

You will need patience, drive and commitment and be able to adapt to change. The skills you will learn with this job will be lifelong skills.

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UL Open Days (2)

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Friday, October 20, 2017 9:00 AM to 3:00 AM

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Our next open days are on Thursday 19th October & Friday 20th October 2017


Open Day at UL is planned with you in Mind

We will have presentations on our degree programmes, information stands to find out what you need to know and campus tours to give you a sense of the facilities and services that we can offer you. Make sure you chat with our guides in their yellow t-shirts - as current UL students, they will be happy to help with any questions you may have.

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