Advice for Jobseekers and Workers in Brighton

 

  • Top Selected Job Vacancies: Brighton and Surrounding Areas

    Posted on Thursday, August 8, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    In comparison to the surrounding areas, Brighton ranks highest when it comes to unemployment with a rate of 5.7%. Eastbourne comes in next at 4.8%, which is still quite a way off from Brighton’s high rate. Why are these rates so high? Are there no job vacancies in Brighton? On the contrary, local job opportunities in Brighton are not hard to find. You just have to know where to look for ...

  • 10 Awesome, Part-Time Weekend Jobs You Can Find in Brighton

    Posted on Saturday, June 29, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    You love your full-time job, but it simply doesn't pay you the kind of salary you're looking for.  Perhaps you're considering transitioning careers into something entirely different, but you need to get some experience and training in your new field before you can make the switch permanently.  You may be a student or even a new parent who is looking for weekend gigs.  Whatever the reason, ...

  • What You Should Know About Working Hours in Brighton

    Posted on Friday, May 24, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    Working patterns can vary greatly, depending on what you do and who you work for. Some people might work 9 to 5, but many also work in various other patterns and configurations. Whether you work a standard office day or through the night, one thing that's important is that you don't work too much. There are regulations that prevent you from working too many hours, and your employee has a ...

  • Need a Work-Time Boost? Try these Energy Packed Lunch Break Ideas to Change your Day

    Posted on Sunday, May 12, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    Spending the day can be hard work. If you work in an office then you are going to be spending a considerable amount of time staring at a screen and not doing much else. If you are feeling the strain of being at work, then chances are that you need to take a break.  Statistics show that the average UK worker spends as much as 4 hours and 26 minutes sitting at their desk each and every day. Whilst ...

  • Why The Job You Have Now in Brighton May Not Exist in 20 Years’ Time

    Posted on Saturday, May 11, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    There’s been much in the news and media in recent times about how automation is damaging the workplace and the jobs’ market in Brighton and across the UK. We’re being replaced by robots and soon we’re all going to be out of work. If you are in marketing, for example, you’ll know that new AI tech can actually perform certain tasks just as well as a human beings, including customer service jobs. ...

  • How to Improve Your Productivity at Work

    Posted on Thursday, April 25, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    If you’re looking to improve your career prospects or simply want to make your boss happy, finding ways to be more productive is key. Bosses love people who get the job done. While most of us like to think that we operate productively at all times, it’s not always the case. There are some changes you can embrace, however, which will make a big difference to your working day. The following tips ...

  • How to Negotiate a Pay Rise in Brighton

    Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    Negotiating a pay rise can be a difficult thing to do at work. If you think that you deserve a pay rise, you might be trying to work up the nerve to do it and develop a strategy to get what you want. But it can be hard to decide how you should approach the issue, especially when you're scared that it might backfire on you. Standing up for yourself is important if you think that a pay rise should ...

  • The How and Why of Finding a Job in Brighton

    Posted on Friday, April 5, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    The job market is pretty good at the moment across a lot of sectors and there are plenty of opportunities out there, if you know where to look. One city you might like to consider is Brighton. With great amenities and a wide range of different employment opportunities, it’s certainly got a lot to offer people at all stages in their careers.   Why Brighton? Settled on the south coast and with ...

  • Before You Apply for That Job in Brighton: Detox Your Social Media

    Posted on Thursday, April 4, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    When you’re planning that next career move, there may be a lot of things on your mind. Does your CV need an update? Are you making the right choice? How can you improve your interview technique?    Are you going to get the job in Brighton? One question many career men and women often forget to ask concerns social media. Are my posts likely to stop me getting this job in Brighton? What ...

  • How to Become a Freelance Writer in Brighton and Hove

    Posted on Thursday, April 4, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    In the growing gig economy, one of the more lucrative avenues you can go down is to become a freelance writer. It’s something anyone with a modicum of talent can do – all you require is the right focus and be prepared to put in the work.  Whether you’re just looking for an extra income stream or want to go full-time self-employed, here are our top tips for getting it right.   What Do You ...