Career

Whether you’re taking your first step into the professional world or have years of experience behind you, these blogs are designed to help you handle interviews, coworkers, raises and everything in between.

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by Krystin MorganKrystin Morgan

13 of the highest-paying trade jobs in the UK
When you’re choosing a career path, money matters. We have you covered. This guide will talk through high paid trades for you to consider, what it takes to succeed, and how much you can earn.
13 of the highest-paying trade jobs in the UK
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15 min read

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by Paul DruryPaul Drury

Understanding Garden Leave: A Complete Guide
Garden leave sounds like an idyllic proposition for an employee after a fraught last few months in the role. But that is not always the case. And how does it benefit an employer? In which circumstances is garden leave most useful for them?
Understanding Garden Leave: A Complete Guide
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12 min read

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by Paul DruryPaul Drury

15 Top Jobs for Teens — and How to Apply for Them
Since the dawn of the paper round, teenagers have been entering the workforce well before they have finished their secondary school education. What are some of the most popular jobs for teens?
15 Top Jobs for Teens — and How to Apply for Them
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8 min read

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by Charlotte GraingerCharlotte Grainger

How to give a reason for leaving if you were fired from your job: tips & advice
Job searching is hard enough without having to admit that you were sacked. But how can you side-step this issue? Take a look at our complete guide on how to give a reason for leaving if you have been fired.
How to give a reason for leaving if you were fired from your job: tips & advice
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8 min read

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by Emily StokerEmily Stoker

How to get an internship
We all know that an internship can boost your CV and even lead to an offer of employment. So how do you get an internship that will get you where you want to be? Consider the big picture and follow our step by step with this guide.
How to get an internship
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5 min read

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by Emily StokerEmily Stoker

Is it time for a career change? A short guide
There are many reasons why you might want to make a career change. Regardless of age and skill, this short guide will take you through the questions to ask yourself when considering a career change and what to do next. Don’t panic — we’re here to help!
Is it time for a career change? A short guide
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6 min read

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by Emily StokerEmily Stoker

Analytical skills: How to use them in your job search and beyond
Analytical skills are highly valued in our fast-paced and ever-changing world. Whether you’re applying for a job or settled into your role and simply want to improve, employers want employees who can think critically and solve problems efficiently. This post covers everything you need to know.
Analytical skills: How to use them in your job search and beyond
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12 min read

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by Charlotte GraingerCharlotte Grainger

The complete guide to organisational skills + examples
Hiring managers are looking for more than just hard job skills. They want to know if you arrange your day efficiently, make deadlines, and get everything done. So, how do you let them know you’re an organisational artist?
The Complete Guide to Organisational Skills + Examples
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12 min read

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by Charlotte GraingerCharlotte Grainger

Revealed: the 10 best jobs websites to help you land your next dream role
Ready to make your next career move? If you’re spruced up your CV and want to get going, you need to use the best jobs websites. Here’s our ultimate list.
Revealed: the 10 best jobs websites to help you land your next dream role
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15 min read

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by Charlotte GraingerCharlotte Grainger

How to introduce yourself professionally + examples
Learning how to introduce yourself professionally is a real skill. Whether you’re having a job interview or networking, you need to get this short speech down. Read our simple guide to perfect it quickly and easily.
How to introduce yourself professionally + examples
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10 min read

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by Lyndsey McLaughlinLyndsey McLaughlin

How to write a character reference + (UK examples)
Character references allow an employer to understand who you are as a person and why you’d make a good fit for their open position. If you’ve been asked to write one for someone else, this blog will break down each step of creating a sparkling character reference.
How to write a character reference + UK examples
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14 min read

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by Lyndsey McLaughlinLyndsey McLaughlin

How to write a simple resignation letter
Across the UK, employees are quitting their jobs in record numbers. If you find yourself ready to join them, you’ll need a simple resignation letter to make a clean break. In this blog, we’ll walk you through how to write one step-by-step.
How to write a simple resignation letter
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14 min read
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