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One minute you’re living life at uni to the full, enjoying time with friends, living independently and studying subjects you’re passionate about. Suddenly you find yourself graduating and entering the world of work and it’s all a bit scary. With advice (sometimes unwelcome) coming from all sides,...

Giving a business presentation may be a part of your current role, or it could be something that you’ll need to get involved with at a future date, either way it’s likely that you will need to master the art of giving an effective presentation....

Job interviews. Does anybody actually enjoy them? I’d say they’re right up there with dentist appointments and tax audits as some of the least enjoyable experiences in life. However, if you want a a new job, the chances are you’re going to have to have...

There is often some confusion around what a career coach actually does. Adding to the confusion, is the fact there are many similar titles that are often used interchangeably, but are all very different roles. To illustrate the different roles, and to clarify what a career...

Life after graduating can be tough. After a (hopefully) positive experience of higher education, the reality of life after university can be hard for many graduates to deal with. On top of that, entering into the world of work can be daunting. Add in well meaning, but...

Do the words “business presentation” fill you with dread? It may seem like an old fashioned concept in these days of modern technology and remote working, but sometimes nothing beats getting in front of your clients or colleagues to get a message across. Here are...

I know it’s a cliche, but January really is a good time to take a few moments to reflect, refocus and decide how to move forward in your career. This time of year is always a bit slow, nothing much happens and everyone takes a while...

It’s repeatedly pointed to as one of the top workplace challenges, but finding the perfect work-life balance remains elusive for so many of us.  A lot of employees are juggling their many responsibilities in a precarious balancing act that can crumble at any moment. For every enlightened...

I’m sure we can all remember a manager from our past who has inspired us, made us better at our jobs and maybe even made us better people. But I bet you can also remember, just as vividly, the managers that let you down. The...