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How to be more productive at work: tips from young professionals

Are you finding yourself really distracted at work? Losing focus? Never fear! We asked a bunch of apprentices, graduates and young professionals what productivity tips they swear by. Here are some of the...  

60 Second Interview: Caretaker supervisor

Angela is a caretaker supervisor with her local council. She says her teachers gave up on her, but with the support of her managers she’s now in a senior role that she loves. Name: Angela Ward Company: Chesterfield...  

Six exciting jobs that let you see the world

If you’re dreaming of a life on the road, there are now plenty of jobs that allow you to travel. Whether you’re working abroad in a different part of the world, or working from lots of different...  

How to get law work experience when you're still in school

Pursuing a career in law is rewarding but challenging, with long hours and lots of study. The best way to see if it’s the right job for you is by doing work experience. You’ll gain an insight...  

60 Second Interview: Nursery assistant

Mercedes is training to become a nursery assistant. She tells us how she got the role, what she loves about it — and why not taking yourself too seriously is important.  Name: Mercedes...  

60 Second Interview: Head of talent management

Kem is head of talent management at a company in Los Angeles. She tells us how she got to where she is — and why she believes wisdom gained from experience is more important than textbooks. Name:...  

60 Second Interview: Data coordinator

Steve is a data and campaign services coordinator at a school in Los Angeles. He tells us how he got to where he is — and why finding a mentor will be a big boost to your confidence.  Name:...  

60 Second Interview: Data assistant

Niamh is a data and insight assistant at Pearson College London. She’s also studying towards a degree in business management at the college. She tells us what it’s like to be an apprentice...  

Four airport work experience placements you can apply for

Think you’ve got what it takes to become a pilot? Or that you’d make an excellent flight attendant? Work experience is the perfect way to make sure working for an airline or an airport is the...  

60 Second Interview: Retail Marketing Executive

Holly did a management degree apprenticeship before bagging a marketing job at Tesco. She shares how she got there - plus her top tips for being confident at work. Name: Holly Garrett Company: Tesco Industry: Marketing...  

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