News & Insights

Keeping you up to date with insights relating to the financial services job market.

Flexibility is Key to Attracting Agile Talent Pool

Andrew Murphy anticipates what the key employment trends will be as the Irish economy reopens and rebuilds.


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How HR is Navigating Covid-19 Five Months On

We share how HR professionals in financial services are navigating Covid-19 five months after our initial survey


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The Coopman Team Interview: Spotlight on Director...

Mark discusses the direction of the FS recruitment market, the key to a successful business, the benefits of working with Coopman and more.

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Recruitment and Back to School – What Employers...

We provide advice for employers to recruit the best talent as schools start back.

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Five Useful Tips To Encourage Remote Creativity

We share five tips on encouraging remote creativity for company success.


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Are You A Virtual Micro-Manager? 10 Tips to Go...

Test whether you are a micro-manager and depending on the results, use our tips to become a macro-manager.

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Schools In, Jobs Out?

We provides tips for individuals with young families who are considering taking the next step in their career as the school year starts.



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Job Titles: What Do They Actually Mean?

We discuss why companies use different job titles for similar roles and what individuals should do when searching for jobs using titles.



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The Coopman Team Interview: Spotlight on Director...

Andrew discusses trends in financial services, managing a business during COVD-19, the Coopman brand and more.

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The Rise of Insurtech

An insight into the growing insurtech industry and how it works, along with some of the key industry players and what it is that they do.

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How to Successfully Prepare for Remote Interviews

Whether you’ve experienced remote interviews already or you have your first one coming up, our tips will help you to succeed.



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How to Hire and Onboard Remotely with Confidence

Our tips will guide you in successfully hiring and onboarding a new team member remotely.

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Coopman is a Generation Pandemic Patron

Coopman Search and Selection join the Irish Youth Foundation’s Generation Pandemic Fund as a Patron.

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Workplace Wellness "Has Never Been So Important"

Susan Duffy, Head of Human Resources at Allianz Global Life discusses the importance of workplace wellness.


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Coopman Team Expands with New Addition

Coopman Search and Selection expands team during pandemic due to clear strategic direction.

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How To Effectively Manage A Team Remotely - 5 Tips

Key takeaways from a recent webinar on how to effectively manage remote teams/workers moving forward.

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How HR Are Navigating COVID-19

We provide insight into how HR departments are working through COVID-19 challenges.


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Searching for a Job During COVID-19?

We provide some key points to consider if you are navigating the job market during COVID-19.



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Is Your Business Strategy to be the Hare or the...

We discuss the approach a financial services business can take to create a hiring strategy to successfully attract the top talent.

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“Brains, Like Hearts, Go Where They Are...

People often leave a role due to lack of, or failure of a hiring manager or business to recognise them for their work and efforts.



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Take a Dive into the Detail…

We provide valuable insights into how to show your expertise and enthusiasm during an interview.



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To Be or Not to Be? That is the…WRONG Question...

It’s a subject that comes up often when we meet professionals working in financial services who are considering their career advancement.



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Why a Role in Corporate Services Should be on...

We discuss the growth and evolution of the corporate service providers in Dublin with a particular focus on aircraft leasing sector.



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"Over-Qualified"​ - Excuse Me?

We discuss interim management as an option for professionals who are deemed “over-qualified” in the job market.



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Your Career - The Next Decade

As we head into a new decade have you given thought to creating a goal for the next 10 years?



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Is too much choice in the current financial...

The financial services market is expected to see continued high levels of hiring in 2020.

When faced with too much choice in your career...



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Why CFO’s Need to Put Their People First as the...

As the automation of the finance function continues to increase, CFOs need to start identifying sound opportunities for their talent in...

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What to Consider When You Don’t Get the Pay Rise...

Deciding what to do next for your career is critical, here are four points to consider when weighing up your next move.



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The Importance of Employer Branding in Financial...

Do you know how your company is viewed by others? Understanding your employer brand is essential in this current market.

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How To Retain Your Best People In A Highly...

Whether you are struggling or not, our six tips will help you to succeed in retaining your best people in a competitive market.

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