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  • How to write an engineering CV

    Friday, December 18, 2020

    It is vital to market your expertise effectively and here are our key tips in writing an effective engineering CV.

  • How role playing can perfect your interview skills

    Wednesday, December 16, 2020

    Communication coaches video their clients' presentations to highlight distracting mannerisms or awkward body language. Role playing your interview from beginning to end (with a friend "acting" the interviewer) can do more than just reveal a limp handshake.

  • Reinventing Workers for the Post-Covid Economy

    Monday, December 14, 2020

    "Especially in service industries, old jobs may not be coming back. Training programs are aiming to provide skills for more resilient occupations."

  • How to write an administrator CV

    Friday, December 11, 2020

    Writing an effective administrator CV poses quite a challenge. This is because firstly, the competition for admin roles is intense, yet you need your CV to stand out. Secondly, administration roles can – on the surface at least – appear very similar in nature. Thirdly, because many administrators provide support and not ownership, it can be difficult to find quantifiable outcomes or achievements. However, all these challenges can easily be overcome by following our advice in how to write an administrator CV.

  • 5 Tips to Boost your Career Over Christmas

    Wednesday, December 9, 2020

    For many, Christmas is a great time to sit back and relax, visit family and friends and have a well earned break. But if you are thinking about a career move, then you can also use this time to help ensure your career gets off to a great start in the New Year. Here are some tips from Personal Career Management to help:

  • Goodbye, Blazers; Hello, ‘Coatigans.’ Women Adjust Attire to Work at Home.

    Monday, December 7, 2020

    With many professional women working remotely, their notions of work wear have transformed, shaking up businesses that have sought to outfit them for the office.

  • Writing an Accountant CV

    Friday, December 4, 2020

    Writing a good CV is all about grabbing attention. It is essential the information within the CV is well presented with clearly labelled headings so the reader can navigate their way around easily. It is important to focus your CV to your target roles and ensure your achievements stand out. In writing an accountant CV, you are looking to showcase your accounting, business and soft skills.

  • Do You Have E-Charisma on Zoom? Here’s How to Get It

    Wednesday, December 2, 2020

    "The flair and charm that works for in-person meetings doesn’t come across the same way on a video chat; ‘E-charisma involves a completely different set of skills’"

  • How to Get a Job With Little or no Experience

    Monday, November 30, 2020

    At the start of your career or following a career change, it can feel like a Catch-22 situation: You can’t get hired without experience, but you can’t get experience without being hired.

    Perseverance at this stage of your career is crucial. Very few people are in the position to do unpaid internships for months on end to get their foot in the door. Instead, many candidates are forced to look for temporary roles in other fields to make ends meet or simply to give up on their chosen career entirely.

    So, what is the key to getting jobs with no experience? Luck certainly plays a part and personal connections can be hugely valuable, but what else can you do?

  • Writing an Account Manager CV

    Friday, November 27, 2020

    Roles in account management traverse a diverse range of industry sectors. For many, they provide an ideal career combining a balance in skills: from customer service through to business development, administration and strategy. When it comes to your CV, however, it’s not just about telling the reader what you do, it’s demonstrating how well you do it. Your achievements need to shine through.