A new jobs website for the west of Ireland aims to supplement smaller villages as well as the urban areas of Galway and Sligo.
Research carried out by the Western Development Commission in January found that 50 percent of large employers in
the region were faced with a limited skills pool for open positions while 32.65 percent experience difficulty finding senior staff.
The WDC has now launched Westernjobs.ie to highlight opportunities in the western region for both employers and employees.
CEO Tomás Ó Síocháin says with remote working in play now even within the region, it will have a knock-on effect on towns and villages developing working hubs: