Years ago, the idea of working a full day’s employment and then going straight to a course of further education, at a college or designated adult learning establishment, was the only way it was possible to learn a new qualification or train for a new career.
Though for some people, being a full-time real estate agent is the dream goal, for others it’s instead a great little sideline that they’d like to get involved in – but doing so well still in their current employment. With so many home property and improvement reality shows readily available, it’s little wonder that this […]
For many people who have worked in the same company for several years, the idea of learning anything new or improving on current qualifications can be daunting. No matter whether you plan to stay in the same company for the foreseeable future, it’s always worth improving your workplace skills, knowledge, and even updating those qualifications […]
If you’ve found yourself in your dream job, or you’ve been working in a role for a while now which you consider to be the pinnacle of your career, it’s effortless to fall into the trap of believing you can stop learning and take things easy now that you’ve made it!
Finding time for taking care of yourself and pursuing your own goals can be tough when you already have a lot to do. Being a mom means that there simply isn’t as much time to do all the things you wanted to – but, luckily, there are ways to make it happen these days.
The dead-end job is something that all career-minded people should fear. It’s the job that offers no prospects and nothing but an income for exchange for time that can be spent much more valuably. Whether you’ve found yourself in a job without mobility or your career has ended putting you in a position that you […]
Have you always dreamed about being your own boss? Lots of people who work a regular nine-to-five office job often do, as they can’t wait to put the daily grind behind them and start to work on something that is more meaningful to them. Not only that, though, but being the boss means you will […]
If you want to travel and help people, you can use dozens of volunteer jobs, charity programs, and humanitarian missions. You also shouldn’t dismiss the chance of creating your own opportunities. For example, you can start a non-profit yourself.
There aren’t many environments as filled with tension as an office. What with competitive egos looking to get ahead at every turn, there is a complete lack of decorum. Whether you like it or not, it’s part of the game and you have to learn how to play. Running to the teacher and snitching is […]
One of the best ways that you are going to make your indispensable to all sorts of employers is by turning yourself into an expert in a particular field. It helps to focus on a very specific area to reduce the levels of competition that you are facing. And it is also reassuring to know […]