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If you are thinking of changing jobs it could be for a number of reasons. One thing you can do to make the transition a little easier is ask some questions about your career move – we’ve listed some ideas below.

Changing Careers

Although the current economical climate makes it very difficult for candidates to negotiate a pay rise, you should always be thinking of your future at work including salary. The saying ‘you don’t get if you don’t ask’ is definitely true when it comes to pay rises. But before you sit down for a discussion with your boss, follow these tips to help you impress and to help your career progression. Career Progression

Whether you have been in your job for a week or you have been in it for a year, most of us will experience stress at work at some point in our career. This could be for a number of reasons – pressure, deadlines, colleagues…

The important thing is to recognise stress early and to control it before it starts to interfere with your work. Here are some tips to help you deal with job stress.


Dealing with Job Stress

Gaining a top level job takes a long time and a lot of hard work. But if you are lacking in confidence then your chance of progression can be limited. So what can you do to improve your chances of a promotion? Career Progression

When the weather starts to heat up and it’s t-shirt weather it can be hard to know what to wear to the office. Most companies operate a dress code so how do you know what is within its limits? It’s crucial you don’t go against company policy, especially if you’re aiming for career progression. We’ve put together a clothing check list below to help you get your office wardrobe perfect for the summer!


Career Progression

If you have attended a job interview and been offered the job you might want to negotiate the offer when you receive it. There could be a number of factors to consider so after you have attended an interview you need to prepare to negotiate and to make a counter offer.

Career Progression

To progress in any company you need to excel in your current position. Working hard within your current job will help you to progress your career and stand out within the company. Here are some tips to help you get noticed. Job Promotion

Series 8 of popular television show The Apprentice is about to hit UK television screens. The show, which follows candidates from around the UK bidding to win a large business investment, attracts thousands of viewers every year. There are a variety of characters from a variety of backgrounds so with this in mind, Resume Surgeon asks the question – what makes a good apprentice?



There are a number of things you can do if you want to be recognised in the work place and in order to secure career progression. But there are some things you should steer clear of too. Career Progression

If you have attended a job interview and you find out a few days later that you have got the job it can be a great feeling. But before you jump in feet-first you should assess the offer carefully and send back an appropriate response.


Accepting a Job Offer

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