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How to become a butcher

Perhaps not the most glamourous of careers, yet butchery has a rich and varied history which compensates abundantly for its less, shall we say, alluring aspects.   This truly ancient career traces its roots back to when humans first began to domesticate animals and the organised slaughter and subsequent preparation of livestock became so common […]

Combining Skills Finance and IT

Most jobs require an employee to have one core skill or qualification, but there is the odd role that needs a culmination of skills to be able to do on a more than competent level. One such area of industry is financial IT, where to be good at your job you would need to be very […]

Skills Development: What You Need to Improve on Your Job Performance

According to a report by the World Bank, one-third of the working population residing in low and middle-income countries do not have the necessary skills required for quality jobs. Therefore, most of them aren’t able to exploit their potential fully. The situation doesn’t look like it is improving at any time. The labor market is […]

How to Become a Healthcare Assistant

In the UK, healthcare assistants play a central and indispensable role within both the NHS and private healthcare environments.  Their’s is a job of incredible importance as they provide the bedrock upon which patient care of the highest standard is delivered and maintained. But what exactly do they do?  Where do they work ?  What […]

How to Become a Horse Riding Instructor

How to become a horse riding instructor There’s no denying that some people really do have a way with horses. Many of these folks dream of a career that will allow them to interact with their equine friends on a day to day basis, and luckily for them there are plenty of such careers available. […]

How to Improve Your Employability – Try Out These Free Courses…

We are all aware that one of the main ways to either improve our employment prospects or simply boost our skills and knowledge is to do a course of some type. Such courses are usually held at local colleges or universities and can quite often have hefty fees, even if you are entitled to concessionary […]

How to Become a Croupier

Slick, sophisticated, smooth.  There are many words which spring to mind when we think ‘croupier’ but there’s so much more to this career than simply dealing cards and tossing some dice.  It requires flair, wit, skill, and above all razor-sharp reaction times and an uncanny ability in mental arithmetic.   If you reckon the life […]

How to Improve Your Management Skills

Improving your management skills takes time and patience and comes to others more quickly than it may come to you. We all have different managerial styles and ways of managing situations, so there is no use in comparing yourself to others. Instead, following these tips can help you to become the best manager you can […]

How to Enhance a Resume during Periods of Unemployment

Although the economy is slowly recovering from the recession of 2008, there is still a long way to go to a full recovery. With high unemployment and underemployment rates across most of the nation, many workers find themselves between jobs. There are a number of steps workers can take to enhance their resumes during episodes […]

Volunteering – the alternative way to improve your employability

It’s no secret that finding the job you deserve is tough in this day and age.  Whether you’re changing jobs to pursue a new direction, returning to work after a career break or you’ve just graduated, it can be difficult to stand out from the crowd in the competitive job market. If you find yourself […]

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