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What are my rights if my flight is cancelled or delayed?

If you face disruption because flights are cancelled or delayed, then what can you do?

  • 19/07/2024
.Gov Careers
Dan Doyle Pleasantville On Enhancing Your Career with Skills from Wildlife Photography

Have you ever wondered how capturing the majestic flight of an eagle or the playful antics of a family of otters could transform your career? Wildlife photography isn’t just about snapping pictures of animals in their natural habitats; it’s a thrilling, immersive experience that hones a unique set of skills highly relevant to job seekers […]

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  • 26/06/2024
# AI Tools for Practicing the STAR Method

This guide is intended to showcase the AI tools available for practicing the STAR Method. Although AI still has a long way to go, I believe there is a significant gap in the market for STAR Method preparation. To excel at anything, especially a high-anxiety challenge like interviewing, repetition is key. A mirror doesn’t provide […]

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  • 17/06/2024
How to Participate in Community Engagement Activities, Make a Positive Impact, and Earn Money

Community engagement is a powerful way to contribute positively to society, build meaningful connections, and earn money. For those passionate about eco-friendly practices and sustainability, numerous opportunities exist to align your values with impactful activities. This article explores how you can participate in community engagement activities that foster a sustainable or positive outcome and offer financial rewards.  […]

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  • 06/06/2024
How to Reduce the Administration Workload in HR Departments

Human resources (HR) departments often get bogged down with administrative tasks like booking annual leave, tracking employee documents, and handling routine queries. This prevents HR staff from focusing on more strategic priorities like recruitment, training, and employee engagement. However, there are several ways HR teams can streamline processes and reduce their administration workload. Enable Employees […]

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  • 03/06/2024
Whiteboard Hacks: Tips and Tricks for Maximizing Productivity in Any Setting

Whiteboards are not just tools for brainstorming; they’re versatile platforms that can revolutionize productivity in any setting, from the office to the classroom and beyond. With a few clever hacks and strategies, you can unlock the full potential of your whiteboard and supercharge your productivity. In this article, we’ll explore some innovative whiteboard hacks that […]

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  • 02/06/2024
How To Encourage Collaboration In The Workplace

By encouraging and fostering collaboration in the workplace, teams can harness collective intelligence, creativity, and problem-solving abilities to achieve common goals. However, fostering collaboration isn’t always easy—it requires a supportive environment, effective communication, and a shared sense of purpose. Here are some strategies to encourage collaboration in the workplace. Cultivate a Culture of Openness and […]

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  • 31/05/2024
How Can AI Tools Transform Your Resume from Average to Great?

If you are out looking for a job, it is important that you have a powerful resume, or your application will be another paper in the pile.  According to recent statistics, more than 75% of resumes are rejected due to bad content, formatting, layout, and simply because they are boring! Your resume should be customized […]

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  • 30/05/2024
10 Best Practices for Effective Employee Management

Effective employee management is key to a successful small business. Managing employees skilfully can dramatically impact productivity, morale, and the bottom line. However, small business owners often face challenges such as limited resources, diversity in the workforce, and balancing operational demands with employee needs. This article discusses into practical and actionable best practices to enhance […]

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  • 26/05/2024
Career Opportunities in iGaming

The iGaming industry includes online casinos, sports betting, poker, and other digital gambling activities, has experienced significant growth over the past decade. This expansion has opened up a wide range of career opportunities. Whether you are a tech-savvy developer or a creative marketer, the iGaming sector provides numerous avenues for professional development. Here are some […]

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  • 21/05/2024
The Art Of Collaboration: Benjy Rostrum Discusses Building Effective Partnerships For Hip-Hop Career Advancement

Collaboration is a vital thread that weaves artists’ distinct talents, creating a more vibrant and diverse musical landscape. This intertwining of skills and visions has been pivotal in shaping genres, birthing new sounds, and propelling the global music scene forward. Specifically, within the hip-hop industry, collaboration is not just a creative endeavor but a strategic […]

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  • 17/05/2024
Warwick University Careers Blog
Global services slowly recovering after bug causes IT chaos

The incident has sparked concern over the vulnerability of the world's interconnected technologies.

  • 20/07/2024
Airports set to be busy after IT outages

Airports say their systems are working but that journeys could be hit by delays and cancellations.

  • 20/07/2024
Crowdstrike says IT problems will take time to fix

Experts say the manual fix required means it could take days for big organisations to get back to normal.

  • 19/07/2024
How a single IT update caused global havoc

Friday's IT outage is a poignant reminder of how reliant the world has become on devices managed remotely by huge firms.

  • 19/07/2024
Postmasters had fingers in the till, minister told

Jo Swinson claims Paula Vennells told her "clearly some of them are actually just at it."

  • 19/07/2024
What will future aerial dogfights look like?

AI with dogfighting ability is being developed by the UK and US air forces.

  • 18/07/2024
Will Labour’s plan make train tickets cheaper?

What impact will Labour's pledge to nationalise the railways have?

  • 19/07/2024
Surprise mobile mid-contract price rises banned

Regulator Ofcom says the new rules will come into force in January with price rises made clear before sale.

  • 19/07/2024
UK government debt highest since 1962

Debt has exceeded the highs reached during the coronavirus pandemic for the first time.

  • 19/07/2024
Bridgerton and Baby Reindeer drive Netflix sign-ups

Netflix added more than 8 million subscriptions in the quarter, nearly double analyst expectations.

  • 18/07/2024
Families face £1,045 bill for summer holiday clubs

The cost of holiday provision has risen by 6% across Great Britain, a survey by Coram Family and Childcare suggests.

  • 18/07/2024
'I'm owed £10,870 for liposuction': What went wrong at SK:N?

Customers tell the BBC they have no idea if they will be refunded for treatments they paid for in advance.

  • 18/07/2024
Davey says he was 'lied to' about Horizon IT flaws

Former Post Office minister says he was lied to about "serious flaws" in the Horizon IT system.

  • 18/07/2024
Can we make work meetings more bearable?

The providers of video meetings software are now offering AI tools that help the participants.

  • 18/07/2024
How AI is fuelling uncertainty for game developers

In a struggling games industry AI has been hailed as a possible saviour. But not everyone's convinced.

  • 15/07/2024
Is Brazil's Brics-building worth it?

The Brazilian president sees the Brics as a way to remake the world - but it is dominated by China.

  • 14/07/2024
Why both businesses and scammers love India's payment system

Fast and free, India's UPI payments system has been a big success, but has attracted scammers.

  • 11/07/2024
Will K-pop's AI experiment pay off?

Some of the genre's biggest names are now using artificial intelligence, but fans are divided.

  • 16/07/2024
How to make the most of your summer vacation

The summer break is a chance for a well deserved break from your studies. but it could also be a valuable opportunity to boost your employability skills Continue reading

  • 18/06/2024
How to find work in the creative industries

The creative industries are often perceived as a very competitive sector. What can you do to make it work for you? Continue reading

  • 11/06/2024
What is a case study interview?

Widely used in the consulting industry, case studies are an opportunity to demonstrate your analytical and problem solving skills. Find out how to prepare and be successful. Continue reading

  • 04/06/2024
How to conquer the interview jitters

Virtually every candidate feels anxious at an interview. What can you do to control your nerves? Continue reading

  • 28/05/2024
How to answer ‘tell me about your greatest achievement’

A very common interview question. 'Telling your story' will help you to answer it confidently. Continue reading

  • 21/05/2024
No career idea? No problem.

Feeling overwhelmed by career options? Not sure what to choose? Why not try 'chaos theory' Continue reading

  • 14/05/2024
Finding your work life balance

Duvet days...dress down Fridays...flexible working arrangements. How important is work-life balance in your career choice? Continue reading

  • 07/05/2024
What are the benefits of attending a university careers/employer event?

Career fairs are a great opportunity to meet employers. How can you prepare and get the most of of these events? Continue reading

  • 06/05/2024
How to answer ‘getting to know you’ interview questions

'Tell me about yourself' is a common interview question that many candidates find a difficult one to answer convincingly. How should you respond to this question? Continue reading

  • 30/04/2024
CV Bootcamp: 3 ways to sharpen your professional profile

Learn how to target, tailor and format your CV for an effective application Continue reading

  • 23/04/2024