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Category: The Job Market

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First Job: Getting Your Foot in the Door

Just starting your career? It’s tough out there. The job market’s competitive and first-jobbers need to make a big impression. If you’re wondering how to snag that dream position, check out these essential tips and get your foot in the door. On the Radar ‘How do I get my first job?’ Well, before you get […]

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The 6 Top Tactics To Ask For A Pay Rise

Asking for a pay rise can be one of the most daunting things in your career. Some companies may automatically increase your pay by a certain percentage every year, but in most cases, employees need to take action into their own hands. So, how can you deal with such a potentially awkward and touchy subject? […]

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Can You Afford to Work For a Charity?

With over 195,000 registered charities to choose from, it seems it would be easy to find a job in the voluntary sector. From helping out in animal shelters to donating time to helping children to read, there’s no shortage of charities in the UK. Most people take on voluntary work as a hobby in their […]

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How to Ace a Job Interview in Advance

The job market can be extremely tough. You are either well prepared but do not have any experience or you have too many qualifications. Acquiring a great job is quite an accomplishment. However, most people do not do that well at interviews. With the pressure building up they start feeling stressed. Emotions are normal and […]

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Writing a Kickass Cover Letter

In a world defined by ’30 under 30’ type lists, everybody wants to do an outstanding job. However, most jobs worth their hype require a lot more effort than usual. Differentiate Yourself A cover letter is not mandatory, but it does help. Remember, you will not be the only one applying for that particular job. […]

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Get Educated Online

If you’re looking to better yourself and learn new skills then there are a number of sources online that can help you. Whether you are looking to get a new job, enhance your skills in a current job or just for fun, the following sources are a great place to start: Udemy Udemy is an […]

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