This online seminar will focus on how Covid-19, globalisation, rapid digitalisation, changing lifestyles and new consumer preferences mean careers, recruitment practices and the labour market itself are being transformed. Our speakers will share their insights into the current trends and will provide guidance on how graduates can best prepare to successfully navigate this altered world of work.


  1. Geraldine Anderson, Head of Research, Ibec
    Geraldine will share results from Ibec’s most recent employer research which gathered business sentiment and HR trends from Irish CEO’s and HRD’s throughout 2020 and considers the expected impacts on the labour market in 2021 and beyond.
  2. Bryan Hyland, Commercial Director, Morgan McKinley
    Bryan will address how COVID-19 has impacted recruitment trends in Ireland and overseas, the likely legacy of the current pandemic, and how graduates should prepare now for success in this altered world of recruitment & work.
  3. Claire McGee, Head of Innovation & Education, Ibec
    Globalisation, rapid digitalisation, changing lifestyles and new consumer preferences mean jobs and careers are being transformed. This shift was already underway and has now been accelerated by Covid, Claire will delve into how educators and graduates can prepare for this new era.

    Moderated Panel Discussion / Q&A


Start Date December 09, 2020
Time 10:30-11:40am
Duration 1 hour 10 mins
Delegate Price Free
Location Online
Type Virtual events