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career advice
05
Sep

Will learning another language really help your career?

When you’re in the midst of a busy job and using a variety of skills every day, you rarely consciously face any barriers because you only know one language. It can therefore be hard to grasp why so many people insist that a second language will help your career. Even in large, multi-national corporations, there...
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Change
05
Sep

10 Benefits of Career Change

Guest post by Nisa Chitakasem, Founder of Position Ignition and author of Make Your Career Change Happen and 85 Mid Life Career Change Tips. If you’re currently trying to decide whether or not to change careers, it’s a good idea to weigh up the pros and cons of making a switch. Those of us with...
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29
Jul

Does the Work You Do Leave You Unfulfilled?

Do you wake up on a Monday morning, jump out of bed, ready to embrace another week at work?  Or do you find it harder and harder as each Monday comes, to tear yourself away from under the duvet? Considering that we spend so much time at work, it is really sad if the work...
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26
Jul

Step into Summer with ACTION – Chilli Pepper Career Blog

“Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take ACTION to get it.”   Jack Canfield During the summer months it’s easy to put job hunting to one side. Many people make the assumption that recruitment dries up with the spring showers and...
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07
May

Are You Looking for a Fun, Flexible and Financially Rewarding Career?

How often do you daydream about working from home, earning great money, fitting the hours you work around nap/school time, being intellectually stimulated and contributing to the world around you? If it’s something you think about fairly regularly then the good news is (a) you’re normal and (b) you need look no further…… The Challenges...
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27
Feb

Stop working hard and Start getting noticed!

Working your stockings off and still not getting noticed? Watching your colleagues’ career accelerate while yours stagnates? Need strategies to move forward in your career? If you’ve answered yes to any or all of these questions, you are not alone.  Many of us struggle with making our achievements known and getting them appreciated in the...
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14
Feb

10 Ways to Excel in a Large Corporation

So many of us start our working life in large corporations. They need individuals straight out of full time education to “fill the hopper” and to grow their talent, with the expectation that many of these people will stay with them and contribute a huge amount over many years. That is what is on offer...
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18
Jan

The Job You Want is Just a Step Away

If you have started the New Year back at the same desk with the same people doing the same job that bores you to tears, you have probably hit your work wall. There is only one thing to do now and only one person who can change that. You need to dust down that C.V....
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