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Body language; how are you coming across?

Interviews are not just about the words you say, you are also being judged on the way you act. So what can you do to improve your manner? Calm your nerves – one of the main problems job seekers face … Continue reading

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What to expect when you join a new company.

First day Most companies will use a form of induction procedure for new employees on their first day. Depending on the size and function of your company you could expect to partake in anything from an hour long overview of … Continue reading

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Don’t develop a career crush!

For many of us, finding that perfect job can be a laborious and time consuming task. In many cases you will find that you start your job search with a specific criteria and end up choosing something completely different. But … Continue reading

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3 ways to brighten up your working day

-Personalise your working space. Don’t spend every day at an empty desk, make your work environment your own. Adding a desk mascot or pictures to your desk may make you feel more comfortable in your working environment. However, be careful: … Continue reading

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Maternity leave what you need to know.

Maternity leave- Statutory maternity leave entitles employees to take up to 52 weeks off around the birth of their child. The minimum amount of time mothers must take is two weeks or four for factory workers. The allocated time consists … Continue reading

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5 things you should never say to your boss.

I promise Don’t make a promise to a colleague in case you are unable to deliver. Set yourself achievable goals and be truthful with your boss about your limitations and abilities. Even if you believe you are able to deliver … Continue reading

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Five of the best jobs in the world

Island caretakerFor six months you could earn £70,000 living on a paradise island in a three bedroom villa with its own swimming pool. So what does it take to be an island caretaker? You need a passion for adventure and … Continue reading

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