Social Media

Career Advice

Welcome to our Career Advice pages. If you have
an item you would like featured, email:

Sponsored by


Monday, 3 Sep, 2012

Dealing with office politics

How come it feels like you sometimes get left behind in the workplace? Even though you turn up on time, work an honest day and do the best you can, some people just seem to always be ahead of you in terms of promotion, influence or privileges. Perhaps they know…
With unemployment at approx. 2.6 million in the UK, job-hunting is becoming an increasingly fraught experience. There are approximately 6 people chasing every vacancy. In many cases the other 5 people will have just as much, if not more experience/qualifications as you do.
Wednesday, 6 Jun, 2012

6 tips for a winning CV

If you’ve started to look for a new job, you probably know that updating your CV comes into the equation.
Do you have difficulty concentrating on your job? With so many distractions, it’s easy to fall into the trap of passing time on non-work related pursuits. Here’s a few tips to help keep your focus and career on the right path. Mobile Phones I always put my mobile phone out…
Page 6 of 11

Dress for success

suitTop tips for interview attire

Although some companies have relaxed their dress code for employees, many still expect a professional look in interviews for new recruits. Here we look at why it is still important to companies.


Resigning with class!

resigning150x100How to resign diplomatically

Are you preparing to resign from your current job? Some job seekers have a hard time doing so, either because they love the job and their colleagues or because they can't stand the job and can't wait to leave. 


When the workplace is a hell place

unhappyBullying & harassment at work

Founder of Just Fight On, Jo-Anne Brown, spoke exclusively to us about bullying and harassment in the workplace. Bullying only happens to weak people. It only happens in school playgrounds.