What’s New

  • Exchange House is now accepting nominations for the National Educational Achievement Award. The closing date for receipt of nominations is Friday 7th October 2011. If you would like to nominate someone for an award, please go to: www.exchangehouse.ie.


  • JobBridge is a new National Internship Scheme that will provide work experience placements for interns for a 6 or 9 month period.The aim of this scheme is to assist in breaking the cycle where jobseekers are unable to get a job without experience. Visit www.jobbridge.ie for more information.


  • Pavee Point Travellers Centre have published an interesting report entitled “The Use of Benzodiazepines within the Traveller community: An overview of the extent of the problem with recommended actions for change“. Click here to download.


  • The Third Annual Traveller Pride Awards will take place in December in Dublin. The awards are judged in seven separate categories, from which one will be chosen to receive the overall Traveller Pride Award for 2011. Visit www.itmtrav.ie for more information


  • The Minister for Education and Skills, Ruairí Quinn T.D., has announced that a new further education and training authority called SOLAS (Seirbhísí Oideachais Leanúnaigh agus Scileanna) is to be established… visit www.education.ie for more information.

Enhancing Network Coverage Within Your Workplace Or Office

As you likely already know, your Wi-Fi connection is your lifeline. If you were unable to access the Internet in your workplace, you’d probably face great difficulty attempting to achieve your daily activities. Refurbished iPhones are a great way to enhance your daily productivity, but WiFi signal boosters may be able to do so even more so. Below, you’ll learn why you should consider adding both of these to your arsenal.


Laptops and computers are great in the workplace, but they’re not nearly as portable as the iPhone. With the iPhone, the professional will be able to get the job done, regardless of where they go. This makes it possible for professionals to take their emails, documents, and other tasks with them everywhere. Even with the use of refurbished iPhones, professionals can keep a close eye on their calendar, so they’ll never miss any pertinent meetings or events.

WIFI Boosters

Some workplaces have a major problem associated with their networks. Some aspects of their workplace are unable to receive a sufficient signal and this can dramatically reduce the office’s productivity, while potentially decreasing revenue, sales, and hindering customer service. Fortunately, this is a problem, which is easily rectifiable. A good WIFI booster will give you the ability to expand the network and give everyone in your office reasonable speeds and a reliable signal.

When you’ve invested in a Wi-Fi booster, you’ll want to make sure you install it in the right location within your office. Centralization is key, in order to ensure the booster is capable of translating the signal to your office’s dead zones and eradicating them once and for all.


All in all, there are numerous ways to enhance your productivity and efficiency in the workplace. Sadly, smartphones and networks are often overlooked. Don’t neglect these key features. Invest in refurbished iPhones and WIFI boosters, so your colleagues will be able to get the job done, without any hiccups or delays.

The Innumerable Advantages Of Owning An Android TV Box

Anyone that knows anything about electronics has definitely heard of the Android TV box. These devices are increasing in popularity, as we speak. Not only are they very affordable, but they can transform your gaming, web browsing, and movie viewing into a more remarkable experience. Below you will discover the many advantages that you will receive with an Android TV Box and we would like to give a shout out to our friends at http://www.androidtvboxuk.co.uk/ for sending us a sample box (which we got to keep:)).

Innumerable Functions

android box reviewsThe TV box will fit anywhere in your home, without taking up a lot of space, since it is compactly designed, but the small size says nothing about its functional ability. One advantage of the Android TV box is you can stream videos directly to your television. Not only will this offer you more ability to browse the Internet, in search of more movie availabilities, but you will have the opportunity to view new releases. Instead of spending lots of money going to the theatre, you will be able to transform your family room into a private theatre, so you and your family can enjoy movies right from the comfort of your home.

Access to Free Apps

If you do not own an iPhone, you may find it difficult to download apps from the App Store. Instead of spending hundreds of dollars for an Android phone, you should purchase an Android TV box. You will have access to unlimited applications and download them to your television screen or monitor. You can hook up your USB or Bluetooth mouse to the Android TV box and play some of the most popular apps available. You will also have the option of playing online with your friends or other competitors, which is an extraordinary advantage of owning this device.