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August 2016

Is your CV sabotaging your career?

Not being invited for interviews? It’s not you, it’s your CV. We’ve already covered what not to do on your CV, but here are a few more CV faux-pas that could be sabotaging your career:

A level results day: What are your options?

Just got your A level results, and not sure where to go next? Here are some of our top tips to help you weigh up the options on A level results day:

Five reasons you should consider care work

Why work in Care? We spoke to healthcare specialist Nurse Plus, who shared five of the biggest benefits for anyone considering care work:

The top courses to help you get hired August 2016

Feeling inspired this August? To help you make the most of your time this summer, here are three courses you could be doing right now:

Six signs you’re working too hard

Finding it difficult to switch off? To make sure you’re not burning yourself out, here are six signs you’re working too hard:

The top companies hiring in August 2016

We can’t guarantee you any sun this summer, but we can help make your days that little bit shorter. Here are five of the biggest businesses hiring right now

July 2016

How to become a Private Investigator

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

Office perks: Have they lost their pulling power?

Although exciting office perks might make a role seem more appealing, knowing their true importance is vital. But not all candidates (or employers) see benefits as a big deal. So, are office perks a must-have, or have they lost their pulling power?

Postgrad life vs. Undergrad life

Considering going back to uni? If you’re not sure how further education differs from your undergrad experiences, here are a few things you might see differently as a postgrad:

How to become a Pilates Instructor

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

How to become a Chauffeur

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

Cover letter help

Not sure how to make yourself stand out to recruiters? Check your cover letter. To make sure you know everything there is to know before writing yours, here’s our comprehensive guide to cover letters:

How to: Deal with horrible bosses

Not a big fan of your boss? To help you turn things around, here’s our guide to some horrible bosses you could encounter, and how to deal with them.

Seven reasons Pokémon Go is an occupational hazard

We’ve all heard about the guy who caught a Pidgey while his wife was giving birth, and the people who think it’s OK to Pokémon Go and drive, but here are seven work-based examples that prove Pokémon Go has gone too far:

CV examples and samples

Writing your CV from scratch is never easy. To help you consider all the available options, here are some CV examples that might inspire you…

Five things you should never do at work

Figuring out how to act at work can be tough. To make sure you’re always on your best behaviour, here are five things you should never do at work:

Postgraduate scholarships

Not sure what funding is available? We’ve already covered postgraduate student loans, but here’s everything you need to know about postgraduate scholarships

Engineering interview questions

Not sure what you’ll be asked at an engineering interview? Here are five of the most common engineering interview questions you should be prepared for:

Five ways to impress on your first day

The first day at a new job can be daunting. But go about it the right way, and you’ll be part of the furniture in no time. Here are our Top 5 ways to impress on your big day…

Resignation letter: What you need to know

Whatever your reasons for leaving a job, there is a right way and a wrong way to resign. Here’s everything you need to know about how to write your notice:

What is a CV?

Not sure what to do on your CV? We can help with that. To help you understand what they’re all about, and make yours work harder for you, here are a few things you should know about CVs:

Work from home jobs

Want to work from home? Here are some careers to consider, and some of our top tips to help you get there:

How to: Make the most of my Postgraduate degree

Not sure how to utilise your postgraduate degree? It’s all about how you sell it. Here are a few of our top tips to help you make the most of your postgraduate degree:

Retirement age: When can I retire?

Starting to think about your retirement? To make sure you’re aware of your retirement age, here’s everything you need to know about when you can retire: