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How to become a Retail Manager

How to become a Retail Manager The UK economy has been in the past and continues to be supported considerably by the retail sector. The recession has admittedly rid us of some of the familiar stalwarts of the retail industry, but a career in retail is certainly not a poor career choice, irrespective of the […]

5 Ways to Find Hidden Jobs

5 Ways to Find Hidden Jobs We all know that the job market is still pretty challenging regardless of what stats the government may throw at us regarding unemployment figures and job creation. However, challenging though it may be, the reality is that there are actually jobs out there – admittedly not as many as […]

Job Search Tips for 2015

With the new year well and truly upon us, it’s time to ensure that those resolutions we made are being kept! After all, if we really want to instigate some type of change in our lives, then we have to make it happen – that is especially the case when it comes to finding a […]

Top Tips for Bagging a Clinical Trial Job

Top Tips for Bagging a Clinical Trial Job Clinical trial jobs are extremely varied and sought after, however it can be tricky to know where to start when just stepping into the field. Jobs in this sector of include checking the efficacy, safety and pharmacokinetics of an investigational new drug or medical device on patients, in […]

How to Handle a Video Interview

Many employers these days are choosing to undertake part of the recruitment process remotely – by undertaking video interviews and the like. Whilst to an extent a video interview may seem easier since as a candidate you in theory could be interviewed from the comfort of your own home, it’s important to remember that it’s […]

5 Ways to Prepare for Redundancy

One of the biggest impacts of the last few years and the downturn in the economy has of course been the rise in the number of people who have been made redundant. Whether it’s as a result of a company downsizing, relocating or a long term corporate strategy, the reality is that it’s rarely welcomed […]

How to become a Market Researcher

Back in the day, many moons ago, young me, my sister and my folks were asked to participate in some market research for a cheese spread company who wanted to try out some new cheese spread flavours on the general public; Cheese and Bacon in a toothpaste style tube springs to mind. It was a […]

Exploring a route into an actuary role

Individuals looking for jobs often find it a lot easier to find a position if they know where to look, but just as often, there are sectors and industries that can be a little confusing as to where the jobs are. Anybody with a mathematics or a statistical background may be looking how to get […]

How to deal with Multiple Job Offers

It’s admittedly not a problem that every jobseeker has to face, however it’s still one which merits quite a bit of thought in order to determine the right outcome. What ‘problem’ are we referring to, you may ask – it’s that old chestnut – the multiple job offer. So what should you do if you get […]

Where a job in insurance could take you

Where a job in insurance could take you It might not scream glamour like some professions, but insurance jobs can be much more interesting and varied than you might initially think. Insurance is a part of almost everything we do – celebrities, bars and festivals all need insurance as do cars, planes, holidays and even […]

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