Advice

Part Time Work: What Can I Do?

Taking on an after school job can be a good way to build up your confidence and develop new skills, with the added bonus of earning your own money. But, it’s important, if you’re still at...  

How to Get a Reference

It's not just qualifications and work experience that new employers want to look at, they also want to know about what you’re like as an employee. While they could just ask you in person, they...  

Filling Out Application Forms

Application forms can be pretty time-consuming to fill out, especially if you're doing a few at once and you feel like your CV says it all anyway. But remember, employers take application forms very seriously....  

Skill Up: Using job Interview techniques to succeed

Love them or loathe them, interviews are an essential part of the job searching process. The bad news is that, until you're running the company, you can't get out of them. The good news is there's a knack...  

Job Interview Checklist: Essential Dos and Don'ts

Photo: Just one example of how NOT to dress for a job interview .. Job interviews can be daunting, especially if you're getting ready for your first one. You might be wondering where to begin with your...  

Notice me! Six Creative Ways to Find a Job (And One to Avoid)

By Sahvan Karia When hundreds, even thousands, of people apply for the same job it can be seriously tough to stand out and get your CV noticed. To overcome this problem,  some ingenious job seekers...  

Three Top Tips For Getting Started With Your Career

By Right Futures There are lots of things you can do to prepare for your future career – whether you’re a few years away from leaving school, or starting your first job tomorrow. We’ve...  

Skill Up: My First CV Template

You've probably already been told that CVs are important. Whether you're at the start, middle or end of your career, potential employers will almost always ask to see them. In order to turn a good CV...  

How to write a CV

Your CV is like your very own advertisement – a chance to sell yourself to employers and tell them exactly why they should hire you. It can be tricky to know how to write a CV, especially if you’re...  

How to Use Social Media to Help Your Career

Social media plays a big part in all our lives. For some of us it’s all about having fun, following trends and catching up with friends. For others it’s how we earn a living. But, no matter...