How to ask your boss for a sabbatical

Have you ever thought about taking a sabbatical but weren’t sure whether it could be a serious option for you? Maybe you thought your employer wouldn’t allow it or that you don’t have a good enough reason to qualify for one.

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How to job hunt successfully over the Christmas period

Job hunting over Christmas can be pretty unappealing. Getting stuck in a cycle of searching for the right role and filling out endless application forms can make you want to bury your head into your Christmas pudding – but, it’s important you don’t give up!

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How to choose between your best two candidates

Just imagine getting to the final stage of the recruitment process and you have not one but two fantastic candidates who would be perfect for the job. On the one hand this is great because you have been lucky enough to find two people who would fit the bill, but on the other hand, this can make your decision even harder.

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5 Skills You Need to Have in Healthcare

Healthcare is one of the UK’s largest industries covering a wide range of job roles from nurses and doctors to medical assistants and administration support. Like with any job, you need to have a specific set of skills in order to carry out the role, and the healthcare profession is no exception. However, there are a few general skills that can really impact your career prospects.

If you want to learn more, why not read our handy infographic below to see if you have what it takes to work in the healthcare industry.

 

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How to stay organised in a fast-paced job

Staying organised in a fast-paced job can be challenging, even for the most efficient people. It’s very easy to feel overwhelmed when you are faced with a sudden influx of customers, emails or situations to deal with, and we all have days where our productivity levels aren’t at their peak.

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How to support an employee who is suffering with a mental health condition

Today is World Mental Health Day and this year the focus is on wellbeing in the workplace. Since figures have shown that 1 in 4 people suffer every year in the UK, we’ve decided to take a look at the importance of wellbeing at work and the relevant steps you should take if you are managing someone with a mental health condition.

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7 questions you are likely to be asked in a social work job interview

If you have chosen to work in the social care industry, you no doubt want a career that will allow you to make a difference. However, simply having a passion for the job isn’t quite enough. You need to be able to demonstrate why you are the right person for the job when it come to the interview stage.

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5 Skills You Need to Have in Construction

Every job comes with a specific set of skills that the candidate needs to have in order to be deemed qualified, and the construction industry is no exception. While construction is largely physical, there are a few other key skills that interviewers look for to ensure that you are well-rounded in your field.

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What Millennials Want: 5 work benefits to attract top talent

Work benefits and perks come in all shapes and sizes. Some of the most common can be anything from a pension scheme to a company car, and while these perks may seem cushy, you might want to look a little further than offering traditional benefits if you want to attract today’s generation… the millennials.

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How to change department in the same company

Wanting to change jobs isn’t an uncommon thought, especially if you are no longer finding your current role fulfilling. But for some people, it’s not so much the company they want to leave, it’s the department.

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5 skills you need to have in engineering

Engineering is an exciting sector and while we don’t doubt that your qualifications will set you in good stead to get the interview, there are a few skills expected of engineers you may not have considered.

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How to get a job when you’re overqualified and inexperienced

How to get a job when you’re overqualified and inexperienced…

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