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Natasha Ibanez , Mechanical Engineer

What subjects did you take in school and how have these influenced your career path?

We had no Physics, Chemistry and other technical subjects in the school I attended, which would have been useful for my career development.  I did however have the opportunitiy to study Honours Maths in preparation for my current career.

In hindsight I would have looked for the opportunitiy to at least study Applied Maths, which would have made it easier to go through first year in college.

I am delighted I went to UCD, where it was possible to do one common year before choosing the Engineering discipline.

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Ross O'Brien, Graduate Recruitment Team Lead

What subjects did you take in school and how have these influenced your career path?

Irish, English, Maths, French, Geography, Business Studies, Biology

HRM in Business led me to studying HR in College

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Aoife Lyons, Occupational Psychologist

What subjects did you take in school and how have these influenced your career path?

For my Leaving Certificate I did the standard subjects and German, Geography, Biology and Business Studies. I knew quite early on that I didn't want to do Accountancy or anything that would require more than one science subject so I was able to study the subjects that I liked. There really isn't anything that I would have done differently.

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