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New Year, New Career – 7 tips to help with your job search in 2021

New Year, New Career – 7 tips to help with your job search in 2021

Have you been made redundant and are now looking for a new challenge? Do you dream of fulfilling your lifelong career ambition or perhaps you want to move on to a more prominent role with more responsibility? Whatever your reasons, if you’re looking to change careers...

Seven ways to get a job with no experience

Seven ways to get a job with no experience

You’ve seen a job advertised that you’re really excited about, but you don’t have any experience. You can’t get experience without first having a job though! It’s a real Catch-22 situation. Whether you’re fresh out of education or looking to take your career in a new...

How to write the perfect cover letter

How to write the perfect cover letter

Thanks to the internet, the recruitment process has improved significantly. So, in our digital age, you may question whether including a cover letter with your CV or job application is still necessary? Well, it absolutely is! In this blog article, I’ll explain what a...

10 of the most common interview formats (and what to expect!)

10 of the most common interview formats (and what to expect!)

Congratulations! You’ve made it through to the interview stage of your job hunt. That really is fantastic news, and you should be very proud of yourself for getting this far. It's now time to start brushing up on those all-important interview skills! When it comes to...

How to gain control of your career path after redundancy strikes

How to gain control of your career path after redundancy strikes

Have you recently been made redundant? Losing your job is considered to be one of the top ten most stressful things that can happen to you. It’s traumatic. You feel in shock. Your confidence is at an all-time low and you just don’t know which way to turn. It’s ok. You...

How to build your self-confidence in the workplace

How to build your self-confidence in the workplace

Psychologists tell us that the way we feel is based on the way we think. And the way we think – especially about ourselves – stems from several areas of our lives, from our upbringing to our self-talk. Undoubtedly, our level of self-confidence is a good predictor of...

My Experience of Lockdown and our ‘Modern War’

My Experience of Lockdown and our ‘Modern War’

We’re living in what they’re calling ‘unprecedented times’. This is ‘a modern war’ with an ‘invisible enemy’. Our lives have changed beyond recognition, in a very short period of time. Having seen colleagues write about their experiences during ‘lockdown’, it spurred...

What You Need To Know Before Going To Your Career Change Interview

What You Need To Know Before Going To Your Career Change Interview

What’s more nerve-wracking than a job interview? A career change interview! Yes, once you’ve decided to take the plunge and change career into an industry or position that you simply know you’ll love, the logistics start looming. Our insecurities raise their ugly...