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28 11, 2015

Mind the (data) Gap

The UK skills gap has been well covered by academic and mass media.  Irrespective of viewpoint on whose fault this is, the one common belief appears to be that UK businesses feel let down by [...]

28 11, 2015

How to Change Careers (But Without the Drama)

Every adult will have to experience three major life events at some point or another. They'll have to move home, find a partner, and get a job. Unfortunately, the first two life events mentioned in the [...]

28 11, 2015

What to Expect From A Career Change Retreat

A retreat is probably something you associate with spirituality or rejuvenation. The word alone conjures up images of escape and reflection. In a sense, although our career change retreats are nothing to do with spirituality [...]

28 11, 2015

Is the Grass Really Greener? 5 Things to Consider Before Changing Careers

Changing career is a big deal. It's likely to be something you've thought about when lying awake at night. It's also likely to be something you've fantasised about when dealing with your overzealous boss or [...]

28 11, 2015

Life is too Short to Hate Your Job

Recently, journalists asked the world's oldest woman what her feelings on life were. She responded, "it felt rather short". Time goes faster than any of us expect it to, that's close to being a universal [...]

28 11, 2015

How to Choose Your Career Coach

Hiring a career coach is a fairly big decision. It's not that you're signing your life away, but more the fact that you're potentially taking a large step in your life, so need somebody qualified [...]