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Where are all the available jobs? The UK cities hiding half a million open roles…

Aberdeen is the best city to find a job in the UK, while Hull is the hardest, according to the latest research from job search website Adzuna.co.uk.  London is awash with demand for secretaries and estate agents, but a desert for call centre staff, while Belfast, Manchester and Edinburgh all top the lists for particular professions. […]

150 startups = 500 tech jobs = up for grabs = this Sunday!!

When our friends over at Adzuna highlighted this Sunday’s Startups Jobs fair SiliconMilkRoundabout coming up Shoreditch, London, we felt it only appropriate to highlight this exciting recruitment drive to our TheEmployable following. If your not a ‘techno-wotsit’ then one of your friends probably is! Spread the word, and I hope this works out well for as many of […]

A brighter future – how you can help change things…

Contrary to what most of the media would have us believe, it’s not all gloom and doom out there. It’s very easy to moan and whinge and complain and rant , but it doesn’t really change anything does it? It doesn’t get you anywhere. So, in a bid to create a bit more positivity, we […]

The Super 8 – TheEmployable check out The Shell Young Entrepreneurs of the Year finalists…

And I can tell you….that this year’s winner…..in no particular order….is not…… Next Tuesday, the 8th November, 8 Super ideas will stand in front of a panel of respected judges to do their final pitch….The next  day, in front of a packed live audience, the winner will be announced. No, it’s not some new reality […]

Scholarship Competition by Babbel: Prize of £2,000 to Promote Diversity and Languages in the UK

As we all know, the gift of languages widens one’s understanding of the world and cultures, which is something to hold and cherish forever. Babbel, the world’s leading online language learning application, wants to increase students’ awareness on this topic, and is doing so with its 2020 scholarship competition. Launching October 7th, Babbel will award […]

We talk ‘Global Entrepreneurship Week UK’ with the Chief Executive himself…

Monday is the first day of Global Entrepreneurship Week…so who better to speak to than Andrew Devenport, the Chief Executive of Youth Business International, the hosts of GEW UK, to find out ‘what is it all about?’ Hi there Andrew, Can you start by just explaining a little about GEW and how it started? Global Entrepreneurship […]

“Business” – Do you have a corporate social responsibility policy on combatting Youth Unemployment?

When we first thought of TheEmployable, we were in the midst of redundancy from our jobs in (ironically) recruitment. At the time, like most people, who probably go through redundancy (that isn’t voluntary) there are certain parts of the process that you wish were handled more smoothly and with a slightly more personable approach. One […]

Unemployment, Unemployment, Unemployment – Diary of an employable blogaholic

Unemployment, Unemployment, Unemployment – Diary of an employable blogaholic I write this diary blog in peaks and troughs, one a week and then none for a month (or two) and I expect much like unemployment figures, and UK employment stats, it’s only worth talking (and writing) about something, well, when there’s something to talk about. […]

Startacus makes the Marketest Business Start-Up Competition shortlist!

TheEmployable’s platform for the self starter – Startacus has made the shortlist for this year’s Marketest Business Start-up Competition!!! The ten shortlisted finalists, including our very own platform, are now in the running for the grand prize of £1000 Tailored Market Research, which will help take their business or idea to the next level. The […]

Richard Branson opens family home to nationwide search for top young entrepreneur…

Richard Branson opens family home to nationwide search for top young entrepreneur… Virgin Media Pioneers – a leading online community for young entrepreneurs – has launched a nationwide search to find the best budding business leaders, offering them a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to win start-up investment from Sir Richard Branson. Eight young entrepreneurs will be short-listed […]

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