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Is more career choice a good thing?

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Did you know in the pre-industrialised world there were around 30 different jobs to do? You might well have made things such as barrels, worked leather, a potter or looked after horses.  You get the picture, most were pretty straightforward jobs to earn a living. However today and at the last count, there are approximately […]

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CV or not a CV that is the question?

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I can vividly remember a very peculiar lecture whilst studying for an MSc in Occupational Psychology. A recruiter arrived to discuss the recruitment process and the curriculum vitae (CV)/résumé sifting process. All interesting stuff. There we were sitting politely awaiting an evidenced based system for CV & candidate sifting. However, we were a little stunned to hear […]

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At Home at Work – Staying Healthy, Wealthy & Wise

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For many working from or at home can be an opportunity to ditch the hurly-burly and daily commute. Stuck in traffic or squeezed yoga like into train/underground carriage. The idealised thought of working at home is often lurking in the back of many people’s mind. Especially when we get that Sunday night, Monday morning feeling. […]

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Mental Health – The Last Workplace Taboo

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Not necessarily what will be going through your mind in terms of the last workplace taboo I am sure. You may well have your own thoughts on a workplace taboo. Or you perhaps recognise other issues that may be difficult to discuss around the kettle at work. For any people returning to work following a mental health […]