Advice for Jobseekers and Workers in Brighton

 

  • It’s Never Too Late To Change Your Brighton Career

    Posted on Monday, March 25, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    While many of us would like to develop a new career in Brighton and Hove, we often feel that we are prevented from doing so because of our age or the fact that we’ve been in one industry or sector too long. The truth is that you can choose to change your career direction at any time. All you need is a little focus and a desire to chase your own dream. Age really shouldn’t matter.   Don’t ...

  • How to Beat Office Stress and Give Your Career Confidence a Boost

    Posted on Monday, March 18, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    We all know that one thing for sure about working in an office is that it is going to be stressful. Sometimes the stress comes in small chunks, that are easy to manage, however, sometimes the stress can be overwhelming and extend over a longer period of time. When you feel stressed out at work, there is a good chance that the stress will overwhelm you, that it will take you away from your ...

  • Why Body Language Can Help Win That Job: Our Top Tips

    Posted on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    What you say at interview is important, we all know that. But your body language can also reveal a lot about who you really are. Potential employers in Brighton and interview panels know what to look out for. You may be saying all the right things and ticking the proper verbal boxes, but if your body is saying something completely different it can quickly put the mockers on any chance of ...

  • Want to change career but worried about the pay cut? Here is how you can!

    Posted on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    When we first start to think about our career path, we will be young, which means that we may end up going down a route that isn’t actually going to be right in the long term. This is why the average person is likely to change their career at least once in their lifetime. However, the trouble with this, particularly if we have been in a career or job for some time is that we are likely to have ...

  • Want to Ace That All Important Job Interview? Here Are The Worst Things That You Can Do

    Posted on Monday, February 4, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    Interviewing for a job is a stressful process, not only do you need to be able to present yourself in a way that makes people want to employ you, but in doing so, you will be competing with other people who have a very similar set of experiences as you, career wise at least. This put together means that you need to do absolutely everything that you can to stand out during your interview. But ...

  • What Should I know About Employment Tribunals in Brighton and Hove?

    Posted on Saturday, February 2, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    Work forms a massive part of our lives. People spend as many waking hours with their colleagues each week as they do their family! So if you’re experiencing issues in your workplace it can have huge repercussions on everything from self confidence, life satisfaction, and future happiness. But what are these ‘issues’ in terms of relating to possible employment tribunal? It could be a result of ...

  • What Job Should I Look And Apply For?

    Posted on Sunday, January 27, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    One of the most daunting things you’ll ever do is decide on a first career step or, indeed, a career change! What job is going to both give you satisfaction, and pay enough to fulfil your future needs and goals? It’s important to find the balance between money and happiness, with more and more studies showing higher levels of life satisfaction associated with someone enjoying their job rather ...

  • Upskilling Should Be Your Buzzword for 2019

    Posted on Sunday, January 13, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    There is an old adage that knowledge is power. That’s nowhere so important in modern life than in the workplace. Maybe thirty years ago you could get by with the same skills and knowledge for a 30 year career but nowadays employees who regularly update their CV and have a keen interest in CPD are much more highly valued. If you are looking to change things up over the next 12 months, then a ...

  • How to Write a Winning Cover Letter

    Posted on Saturday, January 5, 2019 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    So you’ve found the perfect job and you’re desperate to land an interview. Your resume’s looking fresh and clean, and now you’ve got to nail the cover letter. How do you do this when everyone’s thinking the same thing? One of the important things to note about cover letters is that the head of recruitment, or the manager, or the agent – whoever it is that has been tasked with finding the ...

  • How to Set and Succeed with Your New Year Career Resolutions

    Posted on Thursday, December 27, 2018 by Dave RelfeNo comments

    New Year, new job? This is the time of year when many people decide to do something about their careers. It’s the perfect occasion to refocus, get things back on track or even look for a complete career change altogether. Here are our top tips for getting it right:   1. Start Now Give yourself a head start and reflect on where you’ve been and, more importantly, where you want to go. The ...