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The reason you haven’t discovered your dream job

It’s hard to decide what career to choose, especially when everyone seems to have it all worked out. Maybe you’ve listed the pros and cons of each career. Maybe none of the jobs feel like they are the right fit for you.  Why is this happening?  It might not be your fault. You may not … Read More

Go Beyond: Yondur’s 3 step Career Path Optimisation

With all the options out there, choosing a career path can be challenging. Finding a role that represents your skills and attributes can be daunting. That’s why we’ve come up with a quick three-step guide to help you pick the right career for you! STEP 1 – Assess Yourself & Know Your Present Self. First, … Read More

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How to be Successful

Success means different things for everyone. What you categorise as successful may not be someone’s else beliefs of success. Everyone works through life at their own pace. For instance, you might not graduate until you’re 30’s or begin pursuing your dream job until later in life, but regardless of when you achieve your goals it’s … Read More

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Top Skills Employers Look For

What skills a job role requires depends entirely on the sector and specific role, however there are some soft skills which most employers will be searching for during recruitment. Most of your current skills can be transferable to many job roles, ultimately making you more employable. Although some roles may list a very specific set … Read More

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Want to Turn Your Passion Into a Business?

You may have heard the term ‘side hustle’ being used by the younger generation (millennials in particular). Currently 1 in 4 employees run their own business outside of their regular job according to The Henley Business School. Through our internet and social media use side hustles are becoming popular. It’s impacting how, when and where … Read More

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Top Tips for Exam Season

You may be approaching exam season. Whether that’s your GCSE’s, A-Levels, university or something entirely different altogether. Maybe you’re taking a job-related exam or even your driving theory test. Regardless of what you’re studying for, exams can raise stress levels but we’re here to provide some tips on revision, managing your workload and looking after … Read More

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Why Companies Use Psychometric Testing in Recruitment?

More frequently companies are using psychometric tests in their recruitment process. These are proving to be an effective way to find the candidate best fit for a role. 75% of The UK Times 100 Companies use them! What are psychometric tests? Psychometric tests help identify a candidate’s character, strengths and weaknesses, and working style. There … Read More

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Considering a Career Change?

Are you re-considering your job role? Is it no longer suitable for you? Are you unhappy or bored? A career change might be your next logical step on your career pathway. Making a career change is a big move, so it’s best to make sure it’s something you definitely want to go through with. It … Read More

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5 Reasons to Study Abroad

Leave your comfort zone Your undergraduate degree may offer the opportunity for you to study a semester abroad. These are fantastic opportunities for the keen traveller. And we’re here to give you some reasons on why you must study abroad. In 2014/15 around 24,000 UK students spent time studying or working abroad. Over 96% of … Read More

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What Happens Post-Graduation

You’ve completed your degree University is coming to an end and your graduation is just around the corner. But, what next? What are your options post-graduation? We have listed some of your options to help make the transition from student to working adult slightly easier. Finishing university is a daunting prospect, especially because your life … Read More