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?
  • In leisure and hospitality comes early starts and late finishes so many of our Leisurejobbers are no doubt eating on the job. April 12th signifies ‘Deskfest' day. Grab a muffin, smoothie or fruit salad and raise a little nod to all those hardworking Leisurejobbers out there embracing this trend.
  • So it's the red hearted day of the year, February 14th. The day we recognise the one that we love! But lets stop their and shift our focus..... so is your job all hearts and flowers and fluttery butterflies in the depth of your stomach?
  • We can't predict what you will be asked at interview but we can prepare you for those questions that do often come up... and if you prep for these you can improvise on others.
  • The first hurdle is over. Your CV has impressed enough to get you in front of your potential employer for an interview. This is where all the hard work starts…and as we always say, preparation is key. The 6 Golden Rules for the interview stage.
  • "From small acorns great oaks grow"... We are all about little changes this year.
  • So we're rather a glum lot. Research shows only 1 in 3 are happy with our lot.
  • So wedding mania is upon us once again as we celebrate the proposal of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. So what personality traits does she have to make her the perfect fit?
  • A powerful revolution is on the way - one where smart management teams are helping employees reach their full potential.
  • If you’ve ever wandered around your favourite clothes or gift shop and pictured yourself working behind the till – or better yet, managing the place - you’ve probably also considered what experience you might need to land yourself a job in retail.
  • If you have great people skills and you just love the idea of a customer-facing job, a receptionist is the perfect role for you.
  • If you’re a fan of TV’s The Apprentice, you’ll probably have heard the role of ‘project manager’ bandied around a few times – and the simple reason is this: each and every year, there’s always at least one candidate who comes into the process having made waves in that role.
  • Looking for a new career path and always fancied being an Operations Manager? Or maybe you like the sound of your friend’s Operations Manager job but don’t really have a clue what he/she does day-to-day?
  • Have you always had a passion for food – and more importantly, a keen interest in consuming a good, healthy diet? Do you often think about the kind of foods you put into your body and how they impact your physical health and wellbeing? If so, then a role as a nutritionist could well be the role f...
  • Thanks to advancements in technology over the years – in particular, the developments in social media – marketing managers have become much more prominent within larger companies. Where once a firm might have employed an agency, or even a freelancer, to help with their marketing efforts, now near...
  • Ah, working on a cruise ship; it can seem like the ultimate dream for many. But while it’s a rewarding career – both socially and in terms of progression – it’s certainly hard work, too.
  • Do you find yourself glued to TV programmes like Gordon Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares or Saturday Kitchen? Or perhaps you’re never far away from the kitchen, huge cookbook in hand?
  • Unfortunately, London is pushing out more and more people every​ year with the ever-rising cost of living and non-comparable pay rises. There are lots of commutable towns outside of London but why not think about minimising your commute time (and train ticket money) and cost of living without sac...