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How to research for a job interview 

  In order to make the best possible impression with your cover letter or during your interview, you should research the company you’re applying to work for.     Why?    It shows you’re passionate about the job if you’ve done your homework  The more you know about a company, the more you’ll be able to [Read more…]

Could you teach? Find out here 

  Considering a career as a teacher? Whether you’re just starting out, or you want to change careers, here’s what you need to know.     5 great reasons to be a teacher  You’ll have amazing job satisfaction from extremely varied work that makes a real difference  You get to see the results of all your [Read more…]

5 useful tools for starting a new brand  

Having a strong brand is vital for a new business. If you’re an entrepreneur, this article can help you build your brand using some useful online tools.   Having a strong brand helps… You stand out in a saturated market Your target customers find you Build trust with your customers Make marketing and advertising more effective Give you [Read more…]

Should you do a digital detox? 

  A digital detox is all about ‘switching off’ from the digital devices that have become such a big part of our daily lives, in favour of social interaction in the physical world and improved physical and mental health.    Technology has brought huge improvements to our lives, yet spending too much time in front [Read more…]

Most-valued soft skills in the workplace in 2019 and how to improve them  

   The latest data from LinkedIn has shown that the most in-demand skills for employers are increasingly including soft skills (Soft skills can be defined as personal qualities or traits that allow the individual to interact harmoniously and effectively with other people.)    So what are the most in-demand soft skills? And how can you improve yours?    [Read more…]