All Careers Advice

  • How Much Are You Worth On The Black Market?
    Current job isn't paying enough? Time to use your greatest assets to make a fortune...
  • 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?
  • What do Richard Branson, Barack Obama, Jessica Ennis-Hill and Bruce Lee have in common?
  • Ahhh, working as a financial advisor sounds great, doesn’t it? You’ve probably come across one from time to time – perhaps, through friends at a party or maybe even professionally? Yet what does a Financial Advisor do?
  • Everyone remembers PE at school; standing around in the cold, waiting for someone to pick you for their team.
  • You only need to look on Facebook or Instagram these days to see some of the jaw-dropping transformations skilled make-up artists can achieve on people’s faces – and often by using only a few products, too!
  • What must it be like to manage a hotel? While some hotels are small, others are owned by national or multinational companies and therefore landing a job like this could prove even more beneficial for your career.
  • Thanks to photo sharing sites like Instagram and Pinterest, the nation is now more fitness-mad than ever! You only need to open one of the popular social apps and your feed will be flooded with your friends’ take on poached egg and avocado on toast, or a dozen or so personal bests for a jog aroun...
  • 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?