Getting Started

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.

Jobs for 16-year-olds

16 and ready to work? Here’s a handful of helpful hints to get your career off on the right foot:

Flexible working

Five of the best-paying summer jobs

Looking to earn over the summer? To help you choose your perfect position, here are just five of the best-paying summer jobs:

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:

I need a job: where do I start?

We’ve already covered what type of job to look for. Here are our tops for getting your job search started:

How to start looking for work

How to: Find a new job

Ok, so you know what type of job you’re looking for. Our guide will help you find it, making sure you’ve considered all the options.

ATS: What you need to know

Not sure what an ATS is? We’ve got you covered. To make sure you’re clear on how an ATS works, here’s everything you need to know about applicant tracking systems:

Character reference template

Sometimes finding a new role really is a question of character. We’ve already covered how to get a reference, but here are a few things you need to know about writing a character reference for someone, and a template to help you get started:

Self-employment

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:

Five self-employed jobs you could be doing right now

Looking for a job where you really get on with your boss? To help inspire you, here are five of the top self-employed jobs, and our tips on how to get them.

What job suits me?

How to: Choose a career

No idea what you want to do with your life? To avoid being stuck in a job that could potentially make you dread going to work, here are some of the best ways to make sure you choose your career wisely…

Jobs in the FMCG industry

Looking for a job that’s got the goods? We’ve got you covered. To help you decide which role is right for you, here are five of the best jobs in the FMCG industry:

Jobs in the energy industry

If you want to work in one of the UK’s fastest growing industries, a job in the energy sector could be the perfect career move for you. Not sure what your options are? Here are some roles you could consider, and some of our top tips to help you get to there:

Where can I work?

What it’s like to work for Apple

Want to take a bite out of Apple? ‘Slide and unlock’ is only the beginning. To make sure you’re clear of the facts, and to give you an insight into the life of an Apple employee – here’s what it’s really like to work for Apple:

What it’s like to work for Disney

Want to work ‘where dreams come true’? To help you ‘imagineer’* it, here’s everything you need to know about working for Disney – wishing on a star not necessary…

Five of the coolest offices in the world

Need to get to meetings quicker? Why not take the slide? Here are five of the coolest offices in the world, and how you might be able to become a part of them (goodbye plain old desk):

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…