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Category Archives: Career Change


graduates

New graduates- Welcome to the world of work! Like many new graduates you are probably looking for a job right now. And, unless you have always known what you have wanted to do, you may well be looking at the Read more…


starting a business

Self employment usually involves starting a business. What do you need to consider? Starting a business is a major step; it is likely to involve a significant lifestyle change and an upheaval to your finances, at least in the short Read more…


networking

The advantage of social media for your job networking is that it is quick and easy to extend your network. You don’t need to spend time meeting people, your networking is all done on line and the question of whether Read more…


networking

With the public sector shrinking, competition for jobs is getting tougher. If you are looking for a public sector job, you need to give yourself an edge. There are two parts to getting a job. The first part, the bit Read more…


internships

Many companies recruit through a competition of sorts. It’s called an internship . Candidates are taken on for a short period for little or often no pay. If they do well, they may get a job. If not, they are Read more…


networking

If you’re looking for a job you really shouldn’t be reading this! Nor should you be spending more than a few minutes a day browsing job boards or looking for job opportunities on Linked In, Facebook, or anywhere else online.