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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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Andrew Dunne, Senior Tax Manager

Andrew Dunne is a senior tax manager with Ernst & Young. He earned his degree in accounting and finance at DCU. His work involves advising clients on their corporation tax affairs. Andrew is also an AITI Chartered Tax Adviser (CTA).

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