Career Management

How to Quit a Job - The Complete Guide

How to Quit a Job: The Complete Guide

To “Quit”. The word maybe modest but the hopes and concerns within its meaning are vast. Knowing how to quit a job is not something that one is often taught. And granted, quitting a job may not be one of…
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60 Best Self-Help Books for Your Career

The 60 Best Self Help Books for Your Career

There is a myriad of self help, personal development and self improvement books available to read. They cover a whole range of topics, from the more spiritual (such as personal enlightenment and the pursuit of happiness), right through to more…
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How (And Why) To Take a Sabbatical From Work

How (And Why) To Take a Sabbatical From Work

Taking a sabbatical can have enormous long-term benefits, for both the individual and the employer. Traditionally, sabbatical leave was common in the world of academia, but nowadays it is accepted, and even actively encouraged, across many different companies in many…
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Surprising Ways Kindness Can Boost Your Career

Surprising Ways Kindness Can Boost Your Career

When it comes to career success and professional aspirations, kindness is often overlooked in favor of qualities like work ethic, tenacity and perseverance. Many people falsely believe that being nice will hinder your career. While being overly nice or passive…
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How to become a virtual assistant

How to become a Virtual Assistant

Have you eve thought about how to become a virtual assistant? If so, you could be about to embark on a career with good upside potential. In this guide, we provide some seriously useful advice on what you need to do…
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Give your career a boost

Give your career a boost

At certain key points during the year such as New Year and birthdays, people often make plans and promises to do all sorts of things, from losing weight to quitting smoking. And, the majority of us don’t manage to stick…
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Job satisfaction over the age of 50

Job satisfaction over the age of 50

If you are approaching, or in your 50s, the chances are that when you started your career you expected to have a job for life. In the intervening 25-30 years, however, the job market has changed beyond recognition. A job…
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How to explain gaps in employment

How to explain gaps in employment

If you have gaps in your employment it can sometimes be difficult to explain these in an interview. Your interviewer may probe with questions that challenge your reasons for not working, our your motivation or commitment. Here at the Job…
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