Career Energy – Free, Quality Career Advice

Welcome to Career Energy, the ultimate Career Advice site.

On these pages you will find serious, focused advice on how you can have a better career, find the jobs you want, and present yourself well in your job applications, when meeting people and in interviews. Whether you need to plan and implement a job search, discover which career is right for you, make a change mid-life or overcome an obstacle or challenge at work, this is the site for you. 

You can reach all our articles through the menus and we will be adding new content regularly. And if you have articles you would like to add about your job search or career change experience we’d love to hear from you. Similarly, if you are a career professional who would like to share your knowledge and experience by submitting articles, please get in touch.

We hope this site gives you the information you are looking for. But we all know there are times when you may feel you need the support of a professional career consultant. If this applies to you right now, why not get in touch with our friends at the Career Advice Centre? Professional advice does not come cheap, but it makes a huge difference. So if you have a budget available, why not give them a call?

Thanks for reading this. We hope you enjoy the site.

The Career Energy Team.

Latest Posts

Always Tweaking your CV?  Do You Need To?


It is perfectly normal to ‘tweak’ your CV when making an application.  There will always be elements of your skills and experience that are of particularly relevance to a job specification. Moving a line or two up the page to a more prominent position is very much the norm if you believe it’s of importance. Almost everyone does this.

How to start a bookkeeping career


If you’re looking for a long, rewarding career, bookkeeping could be for you. Bookkeepers keep accurate records of businesses’ in-goings and outgoings. They often work closely alongside accountants; with whom they have a mutually-beneficially relationship. All companies have in-goings and outgoings, and all companies are legally obliged to keep records of them. This means that there are nearly always various job opportunities for bookkeepers at any one time. If you do wish to become a bookkeeper, or at least think there’s a chance this could be the career for you, it could be wise to approach an educational organisation to see what they have to offer.

Gender Pay Unequal Before Work Starts

Pay Inequality

The existence of a substantial gap in average salary between men and women has long been acknowledged, however recent evidence suggests that the issue could be prevalent before men and women even enter the workplace.