We know that when you cultivate a personal brand you’ll stand out. Not in a fake, try hard way but because your confidence and authenticity will shine through.Read More
If you’ve got questions about what I do and how I can help you please do ask. Some of the FAQs are here…Read More
The Summer Shape-up was created specifically for people who want to give their career a boost over the summer (while everyone else is in holiday mode).
And it can give you an edge.Read More
What do you think happens in a CV review?
You’re very much mistaken if you think that a CV review with me means you’ll get a few generic suggestions on how to make your CV look pretty.
You can get that for free from a newly trained recruitment consultant.Read More
We all know that networking is important but finding the right type of networking event isn’t always easy – and who’s got loads of time on their hands to do it?
It’s particularly hard for introverts and anyone who doesn’t enjoy meeting strangers in what can often be a fairly fake situation.
If you’re anything like me you’re probably quite fussy too, so that makes it even harder.Read More
You’ve probably seen couture garments beautifully displayed in exhibitions but have you ever got up close?Read More
Whether you’re a consultant, small business owner, or an employed service provider I can’t think of a reason for not using LinkedIn as a channel to market and promote your expertise and brand.
For a start it’s free.Read More
Have you ever considered working with a career coach?
How about if I put it a different way?
Have you ever considered working with someone that will help you to shape your career and who knows the ins and outs of the recruitment industry and your sector? Someone who will help you create an eye-catching CV and teach you how to improve your pitch to recruiters and companies?
Chances are you haven’t and I think you could be missing a trick.Read More
When you’re thinking about your career and considering your next move how do you go about finding the best company for you – and what do you base that decision on?Read More
When I asked style and confidence coach Loulou Storey for her tips on how to create a great work wardrobe, where to shop, and how to put together a great look for an interview, she said to start with the clothes that you already own.
She's down-to-earth and practical. I like her type of advice.
“Start with your knicker drawer.”
“Get rid of three things a day.”
“Go shopping with a list.”Read More
Not everyone can be a style icon. But how you dress for work does matter.
If you look good, you feel good – and they both have an impact on your success.Read More
You’ve probably heard of outplacement firms – they’re companies that help people to find a job after they’ve been made redundant. The service is paid for by the former employee and forms part of the redundancy package.
But did you know that you could pay for this service yourself – if you’re looking for a new role?Read More
Back at work and planning your next holiday?
There’s nothing like a break to remind you that you really are ready for a new challenge or a change of scenery.
Maybe it’s just a touch of the back-to-work blues?
But what if it’s something more serious?
Stuck in a rut?
What if you’ve lost your mojo?Read More
When it comes to negotiating a job offer and salary it’s easier and smoother if there’s someone handling it on your behalf. But that’s only going to happen if you’re working with a consultant. So if you're on your own this post is for you.Read More