Look, not all of us have the luxury of a time-travelling Delorean, or indeed Christopher Lloyd’s hairdo. The future therefore remains uncharted territory. But as a wise man once said, “confidence is preparation, everything else is beyond your control” – so take a peek at the questions below to see whether you’re good and ready, and if you aren’t, what to do about it.
Sometimes, the world seems like a dark, and unfair place. But the good thing is, it could always be worse. Is that a good thing? Yes, we’ve decided it is. The worst CV phrases just ever. Ever. See, guys? Yours isn’t looking so bad after all…
With more and more employers valuing on-the-job training and practicals skills just as much as (if not more than) a degree certificate, there’s never been a better time to look into getting an apprenticeship.
A successful internship does two things. It creates a valuable learning atmosphere for the intern, and harnesses fresh talent, ideas and skills for the business at large. But the symbiosis doesn’t happen by magic – it takes blood, sweat and tears (of joy).
It’s never too early to start scouting out great resources for summer internships in the UK for 2014, and we’ve put together all the sites you need to make sure that no matter what you’re on the hunt for, you’ll find it.
Whether you’re a student, a freelancer, a self-employed-er or just a self-confessed work-a-holic, we’ve all had experience of working from our place of rest. The dizzying highs. The crippling lows. How to ensure you stay sane? We’ve got the low-down.
Bazinga! You’ve signed on the dotted line. It is literally written into a contract that an exchange of money for time will occur, and the first week at your new job is looming large. Here are 7 things to do that will make your manager want to sleep with said contract under his or her pillow.
You’re probably already well aware by now that if you’re trying to score an excellent job (especially in one of the bigger cities like that there Lundun) you absolutely must get yourself set up with a LinkedIn account. A great way of building a visible work network, of taking a cheeky look at prospective employers, and of building yourself an online CV.
Ever wondered what it’s like working in the food and drink industry? We spoke to Popchips, purveyors of scrumptious potato products, to get the low-down.