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Make Your Resume Stand Out With Certifications

When looking for a new job or career, it is important to give yourself every advantage in the marketplace. The first step in landing the job you want is to have a resume that employers will love. Beef up your resume with certifications that will make you stand out among the other applicants. By polishing […]

Hate Your New Job? Things to consider

It’s a jobseekers worst nightmare (or at least one of the main ones). You start your new job and…you hate it. HATE IT. You tell your mates, your partner, your ex colleagues…they hear all your moans and groans about your new job (yep, the one that you hate!) But before you do something spontaneous and […]

Cover letter- Basic tips

Applying for a job doesn’t just mean sending off your CV or completing an application form. In most cases you ought to also submit a cover letter (or email) to accompany these. Whilst some candidates make the mistake of either not doing a cover letter at all or simply briefly stating “Please find attached my […]

Better Company Atmosphere or Higher Paying Job, that’s the question? Guest post by Susanna Cha

This is a guest post by Susanna Cha, currently writing on behalf of Guardian Jobs. Find graduate jobs in education, public sector, charity, marketing, arts and heritage, and social housing and care on Guardian Jobs. Better Company Atmosphere or Higher Paying Job, that’s the question? Difficult decision, right? I thought so too. Before going into this, I would like to […]

4 Ways Working Abroad Can Make You More Employable

Given the highly competitive nature of the British job market, it’s no surprise individuals are doing whatever they can to get ahead of the competition. Whether it’s further education, extra training, unpaid internships or volunteer positions, we’ll do it — as long as it means standing out from the crowd and getting closer to that […]

Key Mental Health Fields Worth Getting Into

These days, the healthcare industry continues to boom as populations grow, and people get busier and more stressed and unhealthy. Indeed, when you check out the rankings put together by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on the 20 fastest-growing occupations in the United States, the list tends to be filled with a variety of jobs […]

5 Tips for Starting Your Career in Accountancy

Despite the global economic recession of recent years, choosing a career in accountancy remains a wise move as every company requires such skills. Rather than simply being a sedate number-cruncher, accountancy can be an ideal profession for those with lofty aspirations and a global outlook. Whether you wish to join the Big Four or seize […]

How to Improve Your Business Cards for Networking in 2017

Whether you’re at a networking event, trade show, or lunch meeting, business cards remain one of the quickest and easiest ways to trade contact info. But if you settle for “quick and easy” when it comes to designing your card, you could seriously damage your chances of ever hearing back from that person. People receive […]

“Work is in the heart and in the head!” The psychology of Work and working…

Whatever a region’s employment rate, work, or the lack of it, has always played a significant role in human society. Since the beginning of time work has been a means of earning a living, of filling our time or of giving purpose to our lives. We tend to identify people by their job, as when […]

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