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What Is Reverse Mentoring & How Can It Help You?

By |2019-03-19T16:50:52+00:00March 19th, 2019|Advice, Life Tips, Work Life|

Being a mentor may be an aspiration for many, being able to pass on your wisdom and knowledge to someone younger and less experienced, and being seen as a valued member of your community or business. This is definitely something to admire, but when it comes to the idea of reverse mentoring, many are lost. [...]

‘What are your salary expectations?’ – How To Answer This Tricky Question

By |2019-02-25T14:35:36+00:00February 25th, 2019|Advice, Interviews, New Job|

An interview can be going excellently right up until you get asked, ‘what are your salary expectations?’ Answering this can be tricky as you don’t want to lose out on a job by seeming too greedy, but you also don’t want to be devalued and get stuck in a job that won’t support you financially. [...]

The Worst Ways To Lose Credibility At Work

By |2018-09-25T14:04:46+00:00September 25th, 2018|Advice, Business, Life Tips, Work Life|

Like the saying goes, it takes years to build a reputation and seconds to destroy it. It can be difficult finding the right balance for how you act at work. You want to seem friendly, relaxed and not like an avoidable extra from The Walking Dead hanging about by the water cooler devoid of a [...]

How To Not Be A CV Cliché

By |2018-09-04T13:42:45+00:00September 4th, 2018|Advice, Business, Life Tips, Work Life|

Constructing an excellent CV that will catch the eye of a potential employer and make them want to call you for an interview can seem like a minefield. How long should it be? Have I put in too much detail? What extra information should I include about my interests? If you worry that your CV [...]

6 Top Skills That Employers Are Looking For In 2018

By |2018-08-14T12:38:29+00:00August 14th, 2018|Advice, Employment News, Life Tips, Work Life|

When you are looking for a change of career it can be hard to know how exactly to advertise yourself to prospective employers and what qualities you should highlight to up your chances of securing an interview. Do you go down the standard ‘I’m a driven/motivated/focused individual’ route, focus on your qualifications or try to [...]

How To Find Out If A Job’s Workplace Culture Is Right For You

By |2018-08-13T13:23:38+00:00August 13th, 2018|Advice, Business, Life Tips, Work Life|

We’ve mentioned the idea of Workplace Culture before in our ‘What Do Millennials Want From A Job’ blog and how it doesn’t have a set definition, but instead is a collaborative term for a company’s beliefs, how they treat their staff and how much importance they place on a work/life balance among other elements. While [...]

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