Category Archives: Getting Work

Articles to help anyone find work regardless of what type or work they are looking for or where they are looking for that work

Start managing your career?

Are you managing your career or just drifting from job to job in a search for more money? Could 2018 be the year that you start to manage your career.

Salary and vacancy growth struggling to match 2015 figures

Salary and vacancy growth figures show that the UK economy is struggling to match the growth it achieved in 2015. There is undoubtedly growth in the UK economy, salaries are…

Employers look to recruit

The latest Labour Market Outlook (LMO) report from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) shows that employers are more confident about the need to increase staff numbers than…

Get a Better Job Offer

We investigate how you can make sure you get the right job at the right price So the envelope has arrived and your offer has been confirmed in writing. Now…

Youth Contract could be a great help or discrimination

Equality legislation means that you are no longer encouraged to put your age on an application form. Potential employers are just not supposed to consider the age of a candidate…

Your handshake speaks for you

How people view your handshake can impact how they view you and impact your career success. We all have our prejudices when reading personality into other people’s handshake style –…

Made to fit clothes

How you dress matters to other people and it should matter to you. In a job interview situation or even meeting a new client, supplier or colleague how your interaction…

Bleak jobs future for young black workers

Black and asian workers are almost twice as likely to be out of work as white workers, and public sector spending cuts could see thousands more employees from ethnic minority…

8 out of 10 recruiters look at candidates social media profiles

 A new report compiled by InterExec has revealed that 84% of top UK senior executive headhunters agree that having a social media profile is important for senior executives seeking a…

North East is the worst place to be looking for work

The North East of England is suffering more than most as a result of the Government’s spending cuts according to the Trades Union Congress. Despite a national rise in employment…