All Careers Advice

  • Why does exercise make us happy?
    ... And the science behind it... Does exercise stress us out? Is exercise an addiction? Can exercise be hacked?
  • What do Richard Branson, Barack Obama, Jessica Ennis-Hill and Bruce Lee have in common?
  • Christmas and the lead up to the festivities can be the best part of the year to work in retail and hospitality.
  • "Not as elitist as a gourmet, more discriminating than a glutton."
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  • If you’ve ever watched football punditry shows and seen coaches in interview, you may well have wondered what it’s like to do a job like that for a living. We’re guessing, even, that – seeing as you’ve landed on this article in the first instance – that you’ve also pictured yourself in said role,...
  • You’re about to break up from sixth form, college or uni and money’s tight. So, what do you do? You put the wheels in motion as early as possible to bag yourself a summer job.
  • The Olympics is just around the corner – who’d have thought it’s been a whole four years since the last one? – and we’re all gearing up for a summer of sports-related fun.
  • Advertising beauty products is big business – it’s no wonder most of the high street brands even have the budget to place their collection in front of women and men via TV trailers and promotional YouTube clips.
  • So you’ve woken up one day to realise your school years are long gone, yet you still have no real plan of action. Yet there is one thing: you’ve always loved sports. And now you’re asking yourself: is there any way I can make a career of that?
  • We doubt there are any happier football fans out there than those who support Leicester. Clinching the title after Tottenham drew with Chelsea, the win was so unpredicted that it’s believed by online betting sites that anyone who placed £20 on the team to top the league would take home £100,000 i...
  • Often, pressure can be a good thing. Spurring a team onto victory, it can help give them the boost it needs when the odds aren’t looking good.
  • Have you ever considered heading off somewhere and leaving some of your existing UK-based worries behind? You might have thought about a stint travelling the world, or maybe you’ve even pondered the notion of working while somewhere new and exotic.
  • Sports mad? Perhaps you can see yourself as the next big athletics coach, or maybe even a ball boy or ball girl? The fact is, there’s an endless amount of roles out there for those with even a passing interest in the biggest sporting event in the world: The Olympics.
  • When it comes to looking good, many of us will do just about anything. Splashing out on a £50 moisturiser is a rare treat for some, while others will spend that very amount weekly, with some indulging their passion for skincare daily even.
  • Ah, Instagram! No one could have predicted quite how popular the photo sharing site would become – but it’s currently one of the most-used social networks. 
  • We know how it is; you overindulged over the weekend – or possibly even over the last few – and now you feel like ‘what’s the point?’ when it comes to the gym.
  • Have you been working in the restaurant industry for some years now? Maybe you’ve worked your way up to head chef level? Your next move could be general manager of a kitchen or restaurant, or even a position as a private chef – how good would that be?!
  • If like Morgan Freeman and Jack Nicholson in the film ‘The Bucket List, you have a few things you’d like to tick off your own ‘Things to Do Before You Die’ list, Vegas is most definitely the place to go. The fact is, you can do almost anything in the US hotspot known as ‘Sin City’.
  • With Summer *just* around the corner, we’re all raring to book a spot of sun. It’s all about having something to take our mind off the sun teasing Spring days and the fact that Christmas is long gone – as well as the merriment that comes with it.