Category Archives: job hunting

How To Secure A Warehouse Or HGV Job

Getting a job in a warehouse, or being a HGV driver, is an appealing career choice for many reasons. With being a HGV driver, you get to travel all over Europe, and you get the independence of working alone, out … Continue reading

Posted in career switch, finding a first job, job hunting, Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Job Search: Going Into Financial Hibernation

One of the things that many job searchers talk about is the stress of looking for a job. You put in multiple applications a week and even though you resume matches all the criteria noted in the job description of … Continue reading

Posted in career switch, finding a first job, job hunting | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Is It Time To Get Serious About Your Career Choice?

When it comes to making a decision about your career, you may often feel overwhelmed. And that’s very much natural. Because you’re trying to make such a big decision here, and it’s important that you’re able to get this right. … Continue reading

Posted in career switch, finding a first job, job hunting | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Improve Your Employability After Being Out of Work For a While

Have you been out of work for a while? Perhaps you took time off to raise your children, or maybe it was an illness that meant you had to stop working for a period of time. Perhaps you spent your … Continue reading

Posted in job hunting, Job search tips | Tagged , | 1 Comment

How to Ace Your Next Competency-Based Interview

Competency-based interviews (also called skills-based interviews) have been found to be significantly more effective than general interviews, for two reasons: they are objective, and predictive. Rather than asking you about general abilities, they are aimed at discovering whether or not … Continue reading

Posted in finding a first job, interviews, job hunting | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Should I Start a Side Hustle?

If you find yourself creatively or financially restricted by your day job, then side hustling is for you. A side hustle is a flexible job that allows you to pursue different creative and business avenues while working a full-time job. … Continue reading

Posted in career switch, finding a first job, job hunting, working conditions | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Ideal Jobs for People Who Love to Travel

If the idea of being tied to a 9 – 5 job in the same location every day brings you out in a cold sweat, perhaps you should be looking at careers that involve some traveling. You may still have … Continue reading

Posted in career switch, finding a first job, job hunting | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment