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How to build an industry reputation on social media

Wednesday, April 20th, 2022

Social media has changed career networking for ever. In many industries it’s now possible to build a reputation that extends way beyond the people you’ve worked with, creating a personal brand that can bring real opportunities.   It’s something that’s likely to become more and more important if trends towards remote working continue and face-to-face [Read more…]

Five apps to give your productivity a boost

Wednesday, April 20th, 2022

As working life settles into its new patterns following the pandemic, it’s a great time to take another look at your working habits and the tools you use to get things done.   Whether you’re looking for help in staying focused while you work from home, or you’re trying to juggle all your growing commitments [Read more…]

A to Z of Tech Terms (A – G)

Wednesday, April 20th, 2022

The world of tech can be a confusing place full of complicated terms and theories. Are you new to the world of tech? Or do you just want to be informed about what’s going on? After all, advances in technology affect all of us.   This is the first article in a series where we [Read more…]

The changing face of laboratory science

Wednesday, April 20th, 2022

After the last couple of years, no one can be in any doubt about the life-changing work that laboratory scientists do – from conducting millions of Covid-19 tests to developing the life-saving vaccines that have allowed a return to a more normal life.   So it’s no surprise that the pandemic has led to a [Read more…]

So you want to retrain. How can you pay for it?

Monday, March 14th, 2022

We’re living through a time of huge change, from technological advances that are creating new industries to the labour market upheavals that followed Brexit. Businesses are reporting record job vacancies, which can mean life-changing opportunities for people with the right skills – or those who are willing to learn.   But in the short term, [Read more…]

How to set career goals

Monday, March 14th, 2022

Many businesses have been in survival mode for a couple of years thanks to the extraordinary upheaval of the pandemic. And that’s had an impact on careers, with ‘fire-fighting’ taking priority over long-term planning and development.   As the country tries to return to normality though, it’s a good time to take stock and draw [Read more…]

The changing face of machine learning

Monday, March 14th, 2022

Whether it’s offering YouTube recommendations, developing self-driving cars or solving the mysteries of the building blocks of life, uses for machine learning or artificial intelligence are popping up everywhere. So it’s no surprise that LinkedIn has identified it as one of the jobs on the rise for 2022.   If it sounds intimidating, you’re not [Read more…]

How to answer 3 of the toughest interview questions

Monday, March 14th, 2022

During a job interview, you may well be asked some tough questions. Whilst specific interview questions vary widely between industries, there are several well-known examples that employers commonly use to learn more about you as a candidate. To ensure you don’t get caught off-guard, here’s our guide on how to answer them…   What is [Read more…]

Online tools to help you focus at work

Monday, March 14th, 2022

Are you constantly being distracted from your work by the irresistible urge to check your social media? Or do you struggle with the noise and interruptions that come from working in close quarters in a busy office (or at home)? Perhaps you’re just trying to do too much at once and need help focussing on [Read more…]

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