Career Advice

What to Say When Asked to Tell About Yourself

Job Empowering July 8, 2022

Most job candidates dislike being asked the question, “Tell me about yourself.” Not only does it feel awkward to talk about yourself, but most people have no idea what to say in response to that question.

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What Is a Non-Compete Agreement, and Is It Enforceable in the UK?

Job Empowering June 7, 2022

You might have seen a non-compete agreement in your new-hire paperwork. Maybe you're concerned about what it is and whether UK laws honour it. Here's some helpful information about such agreements:

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What "We've Decided To Go With Another Candidate" Really Means

Job Empowering May 17, 2022

After interviewing with a prospective employer, you open your email and find that dreaded rejection letter. Ouch. You see these words somewhere between the middle and end of the letter – "We've decided to move forward with another candidate." Ouch again. The meaning of those words can vary, but they most likely have one of the following interpretations:

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Careers For People Who Love To Work Out

Job Empowering April 19, 2022

If fitness is an important part of your life, nothing could be better than finding a way to make money while doing what you love. Luckily, there are plenty of job opportunities in the world of fitness that might be a good fit for you.

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Do You Feel Like You're Being Pushed Out of Your Job?

Job Empowering March 17, 2022

If you feel like someone is pushing you out of your job, the chances are very high that it's not a figment of your imagination. You may experience backstabbing, sabotage, or general mistreatment from management or coworkers, and this treatment may give you the feeling that someone wants you to go. Here's what you can do if you experience that:

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