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If you’ve found yourself in a tricky situation and don’t know which way to turn, the abundance of articles available to you may be a hindrance rather than a help. Find here our specific scenarios for help you formulate a plan to advance with your career.


What does my Tax Code mean?

If you are wondering ‘what does my Tax Code mean?’ you’re in the right place! This guide is designed to make understanding your tax code really, really easy. To use this guide, have your tax code in front of you and distinguish the number part, and the letter part.     The number part. The…


First day in the office – your guide.

It’s Sunday night and you’re starting your new office job in the morning. If you’ve never worked in an office before, you will definitely find this short guide useful!   Dress Code This is something you’ll be thinking about before you even get to work. What should you wear? The different levels of formality in…


I’ve been out of work for years… what do I do?

Long Term Unemployed The long term unemployed will find it difficult to get back in to employment if there is no valid excuse for the unemployment gap. In this scenario, you’re going to have to prove that you’re willing to work and you have a changed work ethic. How do you do this? -Volunteer: There’s…


I’ve not had a job for a long time…. what do I do?

The longer you’ve been out of work, typically the harder you’ll find it to get back in. Recruiters/Employers question large unemployment gaps and will want to know what you’ve done in this time. If you’ve been unemployed for a very long time (years) with no valid excuse, you’ll be seen as the kind of person…


I want to leave my job… what do I do?

Want to leave job If you find yourself wanting to leave your current role, you may worry about where your next payslip will be coming from. Leaving permanent work can be daunting for anyone, especially those with commitments such as a mortgage, car or family they’re held responsible for. If you know what you want…


I’m looking for my first job… where do I start?

First Job Looking for your first job can be a daunting and frustrating task – if you’re inexperienced the job market is hard enough, but harder still for someone with no references, no confidence and no idea what you’re doing! The first step to take is to figure out what you want to do. We…