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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 […]

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 you can use your best asset – your skills!

At TheEmployable we truly believe that everyone should be valued, “employed” or not. We all have skills, knowledge and experience that are worthwhile and valuable and which if used to their full potential can help us all make a difference in our lives. Our skills are probably our biggest assets. And in these, shall we […]

How to become a Window Fitter

Do you fancy a career as a window fitter? As is the case with any job, getting yourself onto the ladder can be a real ‘pane’, but thankfully we have put together this quick guide to help make things a little. First things first, what is a window fitter? Also known as a ‘glazier’  they […]

More Than Just a Degree: Top Skills You Pick Up When Studying for an MBA

It is interesting to see the market growing at the current rate. There are more jobs available and some very lucrative positions to pursue. You may even be eyeing for a promotion already. When it comes to advancing your career, getting an MBA is one of the best ways to move forward. Getting an MBA […]

Why a Skills Course Could Help You Get the Job You Want

If all your job applications end at the interview stage, perhaps you should consider an interview skills course. When you’re looking for a job, it can be very disheartening when you’re rejected time after time and you’re not entirely sure why. It could be for a variety of reasons, from your CV to your interview. […]

The Importance of Team Building

When any company and its employees grow, it can be difficult to establish that close bond between employees. Sometimes it’s good to get away from the office and allow relationships to flourish and dynamics evolve. Team building is an excellent tool for facilitating a harmonious team, producing engaged employees and therefore giving your business that […]

How to Make Yourself More Employable in 2016

How to Make Yourself More Employable in 2016   As the scope and function of many jobs continues to increase year-on-year, it is no surprise that the range of skills expected of prospective employees shifts also. This time last year, we made some suggestions about the kind of activities you could undertake in order to […]

Simple Skills Needed for Self Employment

Chances are we’ve all considered self-employment at least once in our lives. After all, there are a lot of good things that come along with it  and who wouldn’t want to be their own boss? However, many people decide not to take the plunge for a variety of reasons, whether it be fear of failure […]

Tips for Planning a Career Change in 2015

A new year brings with it great opportunities, not least of which is the chance to make a career change. Traditionally the crossover between one year and the next is a time for reflection, assessment and positive change; a time when we examine our lives, identify things we aren’t happy with, and make important alterations. […]

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