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How to conquer your interview fears: top ten tactics
Brilliant, you’ve landed the interview! Except, now you’ve got to go to the interview. Yikes. For many of us, they can be a daunting prospect but worry no more: guest blogger Nicola Greenbrook is here with her top ten tactics for trouncing your trepidation…
Should you change your career in 2018? And how?
Or what if you love your job, but want to do other things too? What if you decide to risk the security of a full-time job for a future in freelancing, following your dreams and raising a family? We're delighted to introduce our guest blogger Nicola Greenbrook who's making just such a move, and shares how she's transforming her career.
It's not all about London...
This week we're proud to be supporting #UKCharityWeek, and while many of the UK's major charities are London-based, you don't have to battle the big smoke to find a truly rewarding role with an outstanding organisation. Here's just a selection of the great opportunities we currently have available elsewhere around the UK.
Charity bowling was a ball!
The 2017 Harris Hill Charity Bowling Tournament was the biggest yet with fantastic participation from nearly 40 charities, a great atmosphere and plenty of surprises on the scoreboard! Read on for the full rundown...
It’s the big week for charity bowling!
Competition looks set to be fierce for our final event of the year, with 39 teams taking part and organised by the third sector superstars behind the Charity Softball League! We got the lowdown on the night from last year's surprise challengers, Macmillan Cancer Support...
How to deal with being turned down for a job
For as long as there have been jobs, people have been getting turned down for them. It’s been happening for centuries but your confidence can still take a hit when it happens to you – so it’s important to stay positive and learn what you can. Here are six key tips for moving on after missing out, and using the experience to better yourself, your interview skills and your chances of success next time round.
Mary Portas and Save the Children need you!
If you fancy spending Christmas at the cutting edge of charity retail we've got eight new opportunities around London you might just love: working in retail legend Mary Portas' stores for Save the Children. Read on to find out more...