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Interviews can already make you feel quite nervous, but when you’re asked to also give a presentation, you can feel even more apprehensive. Preparing to answer some tricky questions is par for the course, but presentations are a less familiar territory for most people. If you are applying for more senior roles, interview presentations will become more of a regular occurrence. It is...

It is a topic we discuss all the time, particularly with those employers who are in skills-short areas or trying to find a specific type of person from a limited pool of professionals. It is important because when looking to attract professionals, companies need to be able to differentiate themselves from the competition and when they’ve found them, they need to be aware of what will ...

It’s safe to say that as we reach the middle of 2017, despite the uncertainty following the Brexit announcement which caused a slowdown in the number of projects going ahead in the latter part of 2016, this year has seen the property and surveying sector spring back to confidence and we expect this level of positivity to continue. In fact, the REC recruitment board is reporting that we...

The ‘Internet of Things’, or IoT continues to change every single aspect of our lives. With connectivity on a worldwide scale, it provides an incredibly exciting business opportunity. Equally impressive is the IoT’s growth rate.  Gartner  predicts that by 2020, there will be more than 26 billion connected devices. This shared connectivity means we as human beings, and our...

It’s easy, and often a lot of fun, to focus on the ‘wow’ factor of teaching and how to stand out as you deliver your lessons. However, your general skills and approach in the classroom are fundamental to your success as a teacher, so it’s often worth checking in with yourself and remembering the basics. Here’s our list of the most important ‘habits’ you need to build into your classroom: ...

Do you ever look back on the early days of your career and wish you could apply what you now know? It definitely happens to me. Starting out in your career  can often feel like a never-ending learning curve. Relentless pressure to get our foot onto the next rung of the ladder (often pressure that’s only self-applied) can make it confusing to know where to even start. Here, I...

As a modern young leader, you should be immensely proud of reaching this level. You now have an influential position amongst many of your peers and are continuing to  rise up the ranks to being successful  in your career. However, naturally you will sometimes feel out of your depth and believe me, you are not alone. You might also be reluctant to ask questions due to the fear...

Are you determined that by this year you will finally find your dream job? Have you spent the last few months trying to search and apply for jobs with no avail? Well if that is you, then we can guarantee you are not alone. Long weekends and holiday breaks usually gives people time to reflect on their circumstances, which stimulates them to change things, including their careers. It’s...

It is unfortunate to say that recently trust in CEO’s and business leaders appears to be at an all-time low. Without doubt, there are those, the minority, who have given business and business leadership a bad name. However, their actions and the subsequent, legitimate, kickback from broader society is not constrained to the wrong-doers. The impact is felt right across the business...

You’ve been invited to an interview by a school and so are sitting down to do your all-important preparation. You know the basic questions which are bound to come up, but have you given a thought to those trickier questions which may arise? We’ve spoken to our teachers to put together a list of some difficult questions they’ve had and how to answer them. 1. Tell me about yourself ...

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