Tips and Help Guides

Distance Learning Survival Kit

When it comes to learning, making the decision to enrol onto an online learning course is just the first step. Next, you need to consider the kind of course you want to enrol onto, how it will help, the cost and when you will fit it in. But that is not all you need to

Careers you can get with a creative writing qualifications

When it comes to creative writing qualifications, you can’t be blamed for assuming that your career routes will be limited to journalism, blog writing and being a novelist. However, there is much more to getting a writing qualification than the above careers. In truth, there are a variety of jobs that you can explore, some

Weirdest job titles in the UK

Every country has got some weird job titles in their repertoire, but how many can boast that they’ve got a long list of them? Well it would seem that the UK has got some unusual jobs in their midst and if you don’t believe us, then why not take a look at our list below?

5 Most popular work from home careers in the UK

If we have learnt anything from the last year, is that being able to work from home can save you a lot of heartache. From careers disappearing in the wake of businesses being forced to close, to having to survive on reduced hours/furloughed pay (as you can’t do your job from home), Corona has disrupted

CV Checklist

While not all job applications will ask you for a CV these days when you apply for a post, creating one is still highly recommended as it can hasten the application process. For instance, instead of having to sort through your certificates and remember every start and finish date, you can turn to your CV

The most unusual courses to do during lockdown

To say that the way we work, operate and spend our time has changed, would be an understatement. If anything, during the last year, we have transformed from social creatures who happily spent our weekends conversing in pubs, visiting cinemas and dancing in clubs into beings who are locked down both physically and mentally. And

Most popular Jobs for post-16s

While a few might do the odd babysitting job or paper round during their GCSEs, most teenagers only start looking for a job once they hit college or university. Yet, what are their options? What are the best jobs for teenagers to apply for who are still in education? Below we have compiled a list

The ABCs of Job Applications, Learning and CVs

Apply – don’t just think about applying, go for it! If you’ve got the skills, the knowledge and the experience – PLUS you like the look of the job there is no harm in sending in an application. Believe – how often has self-doubt stopped you from applying for a job? Instead of letting fear

Alternative work from home careers

Last week we talked about the most popular work from home careers currently on the market. But what about your other options? Surely, there is more to working from home than these 5 careers? The good news is, yes there are! So should you find that the top five don’t meet your desired goals or

Highest paying mental health careers

With Corona likely to continue dictating and controlling our lives for some time to come; now more than ever it is important that we take steps to protect our mental health. In the last year alone, we have gone from being able to pick and choose when we go out and see friends and family,