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Work can be stressful but it doesn't have be overwhelming. Whether you're experiencing stress yourself or if those around you are affected by it, finding a balance is crucial. Here are some easy ways to combat stress in the workplace. 1) Recognise your achievementsAcknowledging what you have managed to do…
Gaining a new position with your current employer can be a great way to achieve a career change without losing the benefits you’ve built up during your employment. Those benefits may include your pension contributions, working with great colleagues, a flexible working arrangement and/or a solid employment history. For many…
High job demands, stress and employment insecurity are among the main reasons why people struggle to work when they are ill, according to new research. A study by the University of East Anglia which aims to improve understanding of the key causes of employees going to work when sick, known…
The main way to gain attention when looking for work is still the CV and the accompanying cover letter. Here are 10 tips on getting the best from these two key documents.1. Consider the readerThinking about the person reading your CV and cover letter should help shape what you say.…
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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.