In this section, we go through the steps required to make your job application the best it can possibly be. From writing the perfect covering letter or CV to covering letter to making the most of assessment centres, we talk you through the stages needed to get your career to the next step.
The perils of counter offers
There are few things more heart-warming than to have your boss try to prevent you leaving by improving your terms of employment. But should you find yourself on the receiving end of a counter offer, (which is considerably unlikely) you need to look past the boost to your ego and really consider the implications for your career.15 November 2012
A guide to getting promoted
Trying to land yourself a promotion in the current climate is a tricky business. Whilst many companies will be more than happy for you to take on extra responsibility, they are not always so keen on upping your pay to reflect your new role. But in fact whilst not easy it is certainly achievable with the correct approach. Here's a five-step guide...11 September 2012
Careers Masterclass: Covering Letters
You can't land yourself a job with your covering letter, but without the appropriate care and attention you can remove yourself from contention. But by sticking to a mantra of 'brief, professional and relevant' you'll have employers casting their eyes over your CV with enthusiasm.01 August 2012