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Looking Back to the Industrial Revolution for Career Inspiration

If you’re at the stage in your life which has you contemplating a career to get into or even if you’re thinking of a career change, then it’s perhaps not applicable to ask you if you remember the days when people who had certain crafts were referred to as smiths? You’d have an ironsmith or […]

ARE CO-WORKERS FRIENDS OR COLLEAGUES?

On average full-time workers in the UK spend 37 hours per week at work, and therefore with their colleagues, or are they friends? This is what commercial property consultants Pall Mall Estates have been surveying the UK public to discover whether our co-workers are actually our friends. Please follow and like us:

Top Reasons Why Employees Quit Their Jobs

There are hundreds of reasons why employees quit their jobs. Some opted to be stay-at-home moms. Some wanted to change careers and follow their dreams. These reasons are beyond the scope of the employer but there are other reasons that we can actually control. Please follow and like us:

How to Know It’s Time to Change Careers

There are so many jobs out there that it is impossible to know them all. Finding the right job for you is a feat unto itself, and chances are, you won’t find the right vocation right off the bat. What is important during your quest to find the right job that suits your needs and […]

How to give your career prospects a boost

From a young age, British people are encouraged to think long and hard about their career choices. Students in primary school write about what they want to be when they grow up, for example, while senior schoolchildren take up work experience placements to give them a taste of working life. But when it comes to […]

Workplace productivity: formal vs casual office wear

It’s undeniable that workwear in the office has changed over time. At one time, a nine-to-five job was synonymous with a three-piece suit and briefcase. But, now, many companies are happy to let their employees dress in business casual attire or what they feel comfortable in. Is it affecting productivity, though? Please follow and like […]

Should we be teaching finance in primary school?

Kickstart Money is a financial education initiative that has been set up by 20 of the leading saving and investment firms. It aims to test how effective it is to teach primary students about money management. Please follow and like us:

A Guide to PPE Safety Boots and Choosing the right footwear for Work

Safety boots are a very important part of your daily work attire, and so it is essential that you choose the best pair for you. Comfort is a very big part of your workwear, and more so with footwear, helping you to stay comfortable and work to your best ability all day long. Please follow […]

Why Should You Provide Quizzes When Teaching Literature?

Quizzes are a learning staple in maths and the sciences, and you might have provided a few yourself while covering grammar, but literature, with its open-ended questions and lack of clear, hard facts, isn’t often considered an ideal subject for quizzes. While you’re never going to want to stop setting essays and holding discussions, there […]

How You Can Get a Career in Data Processing

Data processors are professionals who enter data into a computer program for the easy assimilation of information. Data processors are essential to a variety of different industries, including customer service, banking, and telemarketing to name a few. They are responsible for several different tasks, including checking and verifying data accuracy, entering data into specific programs, […]