Getting a new job

A career change at any time of life takes courage and consideration. Here are some key questions to ask…
The more you know about a particular option, the easier it is to evaluate its suitability, based on the…
Some application forms ask for a personal statement. Employers often specify the type of information…
1. Be prepared You’ll have read up about the company for your interview, so refresh your memory.…
How to get promoted Get yourself noticed You may have impeccable time-keeping and always get your work…
Prospect’s podcast, ‘Preparing for Interview, part 1 of 5’, concentrates on the initial preparation and…
Recruitment agencies Many people believe that recruitment agencies are an easy option for job-hunting.…
Economic inactivity People who are not employed or self-employed are said to be economically inactive i…
1. Do your research Try to find out about the pay scale of the company, and find out the industry…
Prospect’s podcast, ‘How to Write an Effective CV’, will help you understand the structure and flow of a…
Don’t forget to browse the organisation’s website yourself. Any information you receive should be read…
Going self-employed When to register as self-employed In the UK, sole traders and partnerships must…