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June 2018

Eight signs you need a holiday

Summer is finally here. To help you realise the importance of taking a break (and when you should take one), here are eight sure-fire signs you need a holiday.

What are soft skills?

Not sure what your skills are? To find out how to make the most of them, here’s our guide on soft skills – and how they could help land your next job.

Five of the best things to do in your gap year

So you’ve decided to take a gap year…why not make the most of it? Here are five of our suggestions that will help you get the most out of your gap year.

How to become a Lawyer

Whether you want to become a Lawyer, or you’re looking to develop your career, read our Lawyer Career Guide to find out the facts

Ask James: How do I find a new career at 50?

Stuggling to find career advice for older jobseekers? In this month’s column, James gives his top tips on how to find a new career at 50…

How to: Find work as an older jobseeker

As an older jobseeker, you might feel like the odds are stacked against you. We’ve already covered five of the best jobs for older people, but here’s how to find work as an older jobseeker.

The top companies hiring in June 2018

Ah, June. A month full of optimism. To help you find a job you love with the UKs’ number one job site this summer, here are five of the top companies hiring in June.

The top courses to help you get hired June 2018

To help you make the most of your time in June (and/or give you something productive to read beside the pool), here are three of the top courses you could start right now.

May 2018

How to: Become a Contractor

Want to be your own boss? We spoke to ContactorUK, the UK’s number one IT contracting site, to find out the pros and cons – and learn how to find your first contract role.

How long should a CV be?

In today’s competitive job market, the length of your CV can be crucial in determining whether you get the job. Learn how to keep your CV short, and get straight to the point.

Five of the best-paying jobs in AI, Machine Learning & Robotics

Jobs in artificial intelligence are officially on the up (and so are salaries). To help inspire you, here are five of the best-paying jobs in AI, Machine Learning & Robotics

How to: Research a company before you apply

Sometimes finding the best fit requires a little legwork. To help you get started, here are our top tips on how to research company before you apply.

How to: Claim Jobseeker’s Allowance

Are you looking for financial help during your job search? Here’s a quick guide on how to claim Jobseeker’s Allowance:

Office Fashion Faux Pas

Picking suitable office attire these days isn’t quite as easy as keeping it suited and booted. To avoid any embarrassing fashion fails, here’s our list of what not to wear.

Four things you should never do on your last day of work

So it’s official: your last day has finally come. To make sure you know exactly what (and what not) to do, here are four things you should never do on your last day of work.

The top courses to help you get hired May 2018

Looking to learn something new this month? To help you reach your own potential, here are three life changing courses you could start this May:

Five of the best hobbies to include in your CV

Are you making the most of your hobbies? Here’s how to effectively include hobbies in your CV, and some of the top activities you can use to stand out from the competition.

How to: deal with stress in an interview

So, you’ve finally landed yourself an interview for your dream job. But what now? Here are some of the best ways to battle interview nerves and make sure you stay confident, calm and collected on the big day…

Jobs in Machine Learning

Want to work in machine learning? Here are five of the top machine learning jobs you should look out for, and our top tips on how to get there.

How to: Gain essential IT skills (for free)

Want to improve your tech skills? We spoke to vision2learn, one of the UK’s top providers of free courses, to find out how you can gain essential IT skills (for free).

The top companies hiring in May 2018

Dreading going back to work after the bank holiday? To help you find your perfect position, here are five of the top companies hiring throughout May on reed.co.uk.

How to: Achieve a work-life balance

Whatever industry you’re in, maintaining a healthy work-life balance is essential. If you’re feeling overworked, here are our tips on how to get the balance right.

April 2018

Top 5 – Ways to love Mondays

To help you improve your Monday morning morale, we’ve put together our list of the top five ways to love Mondays (and yes, it can be done)…

I’m interested in a course, where do I start?

Looking to get qualified, but not sure where to start? Here’s everything you need to know about taking a course, and our advice on how to start learning.