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6 ways to boost your resilience at work

Resilience at work – or in any other part of life – is not only important to your emotional well-being, but it can help you manage the daily stresses and strains of working life and enable...  

8 ways to be more confident at work

When you start your first job or (or even begin a university course), it’s very easy to feel uneasy or unsure about your abilities. Everyone feels like this at some point in their life, and the...  

Why it pays to manage your money

Putting aside a few pounds from your part-time job each week to buy a new phone? You’re already on your way to becoming a money management expert. There are loads of benefits to learning how to manage...  

3 ways an apprenticeship could launch your fashion career

Whether it’s high fashion or a high-street bargain that gets your heart racing, if you’re passionate about the latest trends in clothes and shoes, a fashion apprenticeship could be right up...  

5 reasons why investment management could be for you

When you think of investment management, do you think of a guy in a pin-striped suit yelling commands across a bustling trading room floor? Thankfully that’s just the plot of every movie about Wall...  

Why negotiation is important at work and how to do it

Good negotiation skills can help you in so many situations in life – not least at work. Employers look for people who can get what they want without hurting other people’s feelings. It’s...  

What Skills Do I Have? A List of Skills for the Workplace

When it comes to applying for jobs, or writing a CV, you'll likely be faced with the challenge of outlining your skills. Listing them all can be tough, especially if you've never had to think about them...  

Skill Up: What Soft Skills do Employers Look For in Job Applicants?

We've written an article listing soft skills before, but in this post, we wanted to focus specifically on what employers are looking for. Unlike academic subjects like maths, English and...  

What Does My Body Language Say About Me at Work?

When it comes to dealing with people in person, whether you’re at a job interview, serving a customer at work, or just hanging out with friends, your body language is crucial. Why? Because your...  

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...  

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