// archives

Career Advice

This category contains 746 posts

How to Become a Mechanical Engineer

So what exactly is a Mechanical Engineer ?  Well, in a nutshell a Mechanical Engineer is concerned with finding solutions in the development of products from the tiniest of components to enormous pieces of heavy machinery. It is widely considered to be the most diverse area of engineering owing to the huge reliance of industry on […]

Top 5 CV Mistakes

As we all know, a CV’s primary purpose is to sell you to an employer or recruiter. A well crafted CV is therefore an absolute essential if you are to be shortlisted for interview. However many candidates fall at that first hurdle and make some basic errors on their CVs which prevent that ever happening. […]

Top 5 sites for Inspiring Startups

So you’ve decided you want to be your own boss. You want to start your own business. You might already have a concept, an idea, a business model and therefore it is simply a matter of doing your research and then getting on with creating a business plan and seeing where it takes you. But what […]

Top 5 mistakes that can cost you an interview for a job…

Most people are aware that silly CV or application mistakes can cost them an interview for a job. However apart from the CV and the application form, candidates make common mistakes that can seriously cost you an interview for a job… I call them the ‘Dumb and Dumber’ mistakes, as, as much as they are […]

Tips for an Email Cover Letter

Tips for an Email Cover Letter It’d be safe to say that we’re all pretty much aware of how important it is to get our CV and application form just right when applying for a job. However what many of us forget is that the good old cover letter which accompanies said CV or form […]

5 of the Most Creative CVs Ever

We all know that the jobs market is pretty challenging and competitive at the moment and that there are hundreds, in fact sometimes thousands of people all vying for the same jobs. Ensuring that your CV gets noticed by the employer or recruiter is an absolute must. In fact we’ve covered all sorts of ways […]

CV Tips for Older Jobseekers

Finding a job can be a daunting prospect for anyone but if you are a more mature jobseeker, it may seem even more so. With lots of initiatives and projects aimed at the young unemployed, it can often seem that the older jobseeker is forgotten about. Not here however! At The Employable we aim to […]

How to Become A Pharmacist

If you have a passion for working in the healthcare sector and helping people stay healthy; a job as a pharmacist may be a good fit for you. A pharmacist is a licensed, specially trained part of a healthcare team and works in conjunction with doctors and other medical professionals with expertise in dispensing and […]

Five of the Latest Developments in the World of Nursing

Nurses work at a fast pace and in an environment to which they must often adapt at the drop of a hat. It can certainly be stressful on the day-to-day level but also exciting, as over time new innovations, discoveries and inventions bring something different to the table. The past decade or so in particular […]

Back to School for Business Administration

Back to School for Business Administration In today’s job market, it can be difficult to find a good career that is rewarding and makes a decent salary. If you are struggling in your current job, considering a career in upper-level executive administration may be perfect for you. Working as an executive administrator can provide you […]

Follow

Get every new post on this blog delivered to your Inbox.

Join other followers: