Getting Started

Benefits of contracting

Find out how working on a fixed term contract can offer the flexibility and variation that permanent work can’t – with our four key benefits of contracting.

How to: Search for jobs online

Here’s a brief guide of how to search for jobs, and some of our top tips to make sure your results are as relevant as possible.

Flexible working

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.

Contractors: How to pay less tax

Are you a Contractor looking to minimise your tax bill? Here’s how taking advantage of a pension could be a great way for you to minimise the amount of tax you pay:

Christmas jobs 2017: How to find work

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. To help you embrace the holiday spirit (and earn some money at the same time) here are a few of our top tips on how to get a Christmas job:

How to start looking for work

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.

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.

Self-employment

Freelance work: What you need to know

Thinking of going freelance? To give you and insight of what freelancing is all about, here are a few things you should know:

How to: Be your own boss

So you want to be your own boss. If you’re interested in working for yourself, here’s our step-by-step guide to help you become your own boss:

Not going to uni: What to do next

What comes after school? It doesn’t have to be uni. If you’re considering not going to uni, here are a few options of what you could do next:

What job suits me?

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

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.

Why an online Coding Bootcamp is the fastest way to start a career in tech

We spoke to tech experts the Learning People, to find out more about online coding boot camps – and how they could be the perfect way to kickstart a career in tech.

Where can I work?

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.

The top companies hiring in April 2018

Looking for a new start in April? To help you narrow down your options, here are five of the top companies recruiting right now on reed.co.uk.

The top companies hiring in March 2018

Ready to find your perfect position? To help you turn over a new leaf this spring, here are five of the top companies hiring throughout March.

Work from home jobs

Remote working interview questions

Not sure how to prove you’d be great at remote working? To help you with your interview preparation, here are five of the most common remote interview questions – and our advice on how to answer them:

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: Work from home

Working from home: you either love it or loathe it. To help you maintain your productivity while you’re working from home, here are some of our top tips…