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Enterprising

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.

Government, Politics & EU

Working for the government to ensure the efficient and correct running of the country.

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Education & Teaching

Teaching at any level, including professional training, or involved in the design and development of courses and the qualifications that they lead to.

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Law & Legal

Involved in the administration of the law, defending the rights of individuals and organisations.

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Security, Defence & Law Enforcement

Working in the Garda, Army, Navy, Air Corps, or other organisations involved in personal, national or cyber security.

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History, Culture & Languages

Working in museums, art galleries or heritage management, or using languages professionally, e.g. translating or interpreting.

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Community & Voluntary

Working to provide services to people of all ages across areas including social, community, youth, education, and charity, voluntary and sporting organisations.

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