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WATC Content Team
summer holiday featured
02
Jul

Are you caught in a summer holiday trap?

When I first moved to the UK from the US, there were a lot of really big shockers. The cars were coming from different directions, there was nowhere to to find decent Mexican food (hey, it was 2011) and everyone had a beautiful and exotic accent. Another really big shocker was the amount of vacation…er,...
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Suki-Sandhu-featured
18
Jun

HeForShe: Suki Sandhu | CEO & Founder, INvolve & Audeliss

Suki Sandhu is CEO and Founder of INvolve and Audeliss. Suki has worked in executive search for nearly ten years and is one of the UK’s leading specialists who is committed to helping businesses find diverse talent. He established Audeliss, a boutique executive search company in 2011. INvolve is a membership organisation championing diversity and...
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Your rights when requesting flexible working
14
Jun

Your rights when requesting flexible working

The days of nine to five working hours may soon be coming to an end. As workers move towards a healthier work/life balance with a greater focus on family time, more and more people are moving towards flexible working arrangements. You don’t have to be a parent or carer to request flexible working. Who can...
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Cervical Cancer Awareness Ribbon
10
Jun

10 things you’ve always wanted to ask your gynaecologist about cervical cancer

Guest blogger and consultant gynaecologist, Mr Jullien Brady answers your questions on cervical screening… 1. What does your cervix actually do? Your cervix is the junction between your vagina and your womb. The average cervix is around 4cm in length and 1.5cm in width, but this can vary widely from woman to woman. During pregnancy,...
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woman volunteering with women abroad featured
04
Jun

How can volunteering abroad help your life and career?

Over the past 20 years the number of working women in the UK has risen, while the number of working men has declined. Indeed, according to the centre-right think-tank Policy-Exchange, there will be more women in work than men by 2014. As an increasingly motivated and powerful workforce, women are increasingly seeking out new occupations....
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Key Benefits of Volunteering for Career Advancement and Business Opportunities! (F)
03
Jun

Key benefits of volunteering for career advancement and business opportunities

Volunteering is becoming a good way to develop new skills, boost your career and find business opportunities. Besides giving the satisfaction of helping others, volunteering could be the opportunity to develop new skills in a fun way. Most volunteering jobs are challenging, so this helps to gain new competences and develop leadership capabilities. Volunteering works...
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Lunch event featured
03
Jun

Never eat a sandwich at a business meeting

I recently read a semi-hilarious story. A manager invited one of her junior reports to a senior leader meeting. Everyone was seated and listening to the presentation when the junior lean member pulled out a lunch sack and began eating a sandwich. The manager was super embarrassed and vowed never to bring this report to...
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spring clean featured
01
May

Spring clean your professional profiles in only 30 minutes!

Maybe you were promoted this spring. If the promotion did not come through, you might have taken on new responsibilities that will help you get to the next level. Perhaps you have a new product that your clients don’t know much about yet. Is your professional photo over four years old? If you are in...
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