Throughout life we are taught to strive, strive, strive for bigger, better, faster, more more more. In return, we are assured, we will gain the ultimate reward and life time achievement of happiness. Finally we will have the perfect job, house, bank balance, level of fitness etc yet happiness is somehow never reached.
I recently came across an interesting article on Forbes website and I could not agree more with the points the writer made on telephone interviews.
According to the CSO there are approximately 1.9 million people working in Ireland at present, and this figure is growing, which is good news after 5 years of recession! But did you know that around 10% of these workers are temporary/contract workers? Approximately 190,000 workers are employed in positions six months or less in duration.