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I would advise to any young person to go to college first and/or travelling and gain some life experience as this will help you deal/cope with situations a lot better.
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Restaurant Manager
Cosmin Tudor

Cosmin Tudor
Corporate Accountant
Gail Sterio

Gail Sterio
Customer Care Manager
Breda Wright

Breda Wright
Franchisee
Elaine Steiro

Elaine Steiro
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Brenda O Loughlin

Brenda O Loughlin
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Mariya Levchuk

Mariya Levchuk
Shift Manager
Richard Storey

Richard Storey
Operations Consultant
Marie Kinsella-White

Marie Kinsella-White
Restaurant Manager
Lisa Berry

Lisa Berry
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Gail Sterio, Corporate Accountant

Gail Sterio works as a Corporate Accountant in McDonald's. She holds a Marketing Degree from DIT and recently completed her accountancy exams with the ACCA. It was while she was working part-time in McDonald's during her studies that she went for the interview for a full time position in the accounts department and was successful.  McDonald's encouraged and supported her to take her ACCA exams.
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