You Didn’t Get The Job, Now What?

You’ve put the hours, days and weeks in to writing your application, preparing for your interview, utilising your networks and refining your presentation. You’ve followed all the advice, done everything…

Lessons From Roald Dahl Stories that can help your career

Progress Your Career Using Wise Lessons From Roald Dahl’s Stories

It’s Roald Dahl day today, 13th September 2017. With all his many amazing children’s stories with so many wise and wonderful messages in them it would be rude to let…

New School Year, New Career Change?

The New School Year is Here, Does It Make You Think Of a Job Change?

There’s still something symbolic about the start of the School year that makes me want to  start something new, progress up a level and improve myself. Even though it’s been…

The Career Catch 22

The Career Catch 22: More Experience to a Higher Level Job. But How?

How much does a career catch 22 situation suck? You’re willing to do what it takes to get more experience to progress to the job you want, at the level…

If I apply for this job will people think I'm stupid

Will people think I’m stupid if I apply for this job? 

Something that I have seen time and time again is people seeing jobs advertised that they really want or are interested in then doubt themselves when it comes to applying.…

Are you seeing a Career Opportunity that is presented to you?

When a Career Opportunity Knocks Will You Open the Door?

I’ve known a lot of people over the years who have wanted to progress up the ladder. They work hard, promote themselves well, wanting a career opportunity to arise for…

CV Personal Statement - what to include

CV Personal Statement Do’s & Don’ts

Your CV personal statement (or personal summary) may be short but it’s an important part of your CV. There are many parts of CVs that are standard, and candidates often…

Confused about what work experience you can cut from your CV? Read this.

What work experience can you cut from your CV?

CVs can be frustrating, and at times confusing.  A common confusion can be what work experience you have to display on your CV and what work experience you can cut.…

Ever had a mind blank in a job interview? Here are some tips to help.

What If I Have a Mind Blank in a Job Interview?

Have you ever had a mind blank in a job interview? Do you get scared this will happen to you? Or do you get scared it might happen again if you…

Your Professional Story

 How to Tell Your Professional Story Well to Succeed in Your Job Interview

When you write your job application and when you step in to the interview room, how do you see yourself? What is your professional story? Are you clear on what…