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Why it’s never too late to change your career 

Thursday, February 28th, 2019

  If you want to change your career but are worried about starting all over again, perhaps you should consider the examples set by these famous people who started out in entirely different careers than the ones they eventually found success in.    Celebrity Chef, Julia Child, originally worked in advertising and media and even [Read more…]

The art of negotiation: Book Summary 

Thursday, February 28th, 2019

Being able to negotiate effectively is a really valuable skill. It can help you in your career and in your personal life too. Negotiation is all about being able to settle differences and reach an agreement without arguments or conflict. You could be negotiating a new salary, a deal on a new car, or even which restaurant you and [Read more…]

How to research for a job interview 

Thursday, February 28th, 2019

  In order to make the best possible impression with your cover letter or during your interview, you should research the company you’re applying to work for.     Why?    It shows you’re passionate about the job if you’ve done your homework  The more you know about a company, the more you’ll be able to [Read more…]

Could you teach? Find out here 

Thursday, February 28th, 2019

  Considering a career as a teacher? Whether you’re just starting out, or you want to change careers, here’s what you need to know.     5 great reasons to be a teacher  You’ll have amazing job satisfaction from extremely varied work that makes a real difference  You get to see the results of all your [Read more…]

5 useful tools for starting a new brand  

Thursday, February 28th, 2019

Having a strong brand is vital for a new business. If you’re an entrepreneur, this article can help you build your brand using some useful online tools.   Having a strong brand helps… You stand out in a saturated market Your target customers find you Build trust with your customers Make marketing and advertising more effective Give you [Read more…]

Should you do a digital detox? 

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

  A digital detox is all about ‘switching off’ from the digital devices that have become such a big part of our daily lives, in favour of social interaction in the physical world and improved physical and mental health.    Technology has brought huge improvements to our lives, yet spending too much time in front [Read more…]

Most-valued soft skills in the workplace in 2019 and how to improve them  

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

   The latest data from LinkedIn has shown that the most in-demand skills for employers are increasingly including soft skills (Soft skills can be defined as personal qualities or traits that allow the individual to interact harmoniously and effectively with other people.)    So what are the most in-demand soft skills? And how can you improve yours?    [Read more…]

How to instantly improve your networking abilities with apps 

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

  Networking isn’t just useful when you’re looking for a job with a new company – it’s useful when moving up the career ladder in your own company too. It can also be used to expand your industry knowledge and become influential in your field.     What is networking really?    Career networking is simply making connections with people who [Read more…]

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