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Productivity in the UK economy is worryingly low, and many solutions for resolving it have been put forward. One of the strangest was published recently in an advertorial in a major newspaper. The company advertising claimed that improving happiness at Read more…


Don’t let a maths degree on your CV discourage you from applying for a fashion role. It might not seem like the best match in heaven, but skills can be transferred from unlikely places, with past education and employment being Read more…


CV

With a new year about to start, it’s time to review your CV It’s nearly Christmas and time to take a break after a long stressful year and enjoy yourself.  Now having said that there will be some who have Read more…


career

A truly successful career requires you to be clear about what you are worth Late one evening a couple of months ago I got a call from a man who introduced himself as Eric (not his real name). He explained Read more…


CV

This CV format is useful when you need to emphasise the technical or professional skills that you have acquired.


commercial worth

Knowing what you are worth is crucial for effective career management In his book Ten Commandments for Business Failure, Donald R Keough, a former Coca Cola executive recounts a conversation between Robert Woodruff, the man who built the global Coca Read more…