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Enterprising people like situations that involve using resources for personal or corporate economic gain. Such people may have an opportunistic frame of mind, and like commerce, trade and making deals. Some are drawn to sales and marketing occupations. Many will eventually end up owning their own business, or managing a section in larger organisations. They tend to be very goal-oriented, and work best when focused on a target. Some have an entrepreneurial inclination.

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Padraig Parle

Padraig Parle
Resource Teacher
Paul Galvan

Paul Galvan
Primary School Teacher
Brian Cadigan

Brian Cadigan
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Aoife Mc Dermott

Aoife Mc Dermott
Guidance Counsellor
Brian Howard

Brian Howard
Primary School Teacher
Deirdre Sayers

Deirdre Sayers
Secondary School Teacher
Mary Joyce

Mary Joyce
School Principal
Paul Meany

Paul Meany
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Paul Galvan, Resource Teacher

Paul Galvan is a Resource Teacher working in the Patrician Secondary School in Newbridge, Co Kildare. He decided to study for a B.A Honours in Geography and French following his Leaving Cert, as these were subject that he had a great interest in.  He was then eligible to study for the H. Dip in Education, which he carried out in NUI Maynooth .

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