How2Become shortlisted for Independent Publishing Awards 2014

How2Become shortlisted for Independent Publishing Awards 2014 How2Become just been shortlisted for the 3rd year running in the Independent Publishing Awards 2014 – this time in the “Worldwide Specialist Consumer Publisher of the Year” category!   We are in a tough group with a number of other strong publishers – Absolute Press, Quiller Publishing and Search Press. The […]

Understanding Corporate Speak Before Starting Your New Job

Understanding Corporate Speak Before Starting Your New Job Corporate Speak has become a new middle-class language for the 21st century version of the 1980s yuppies. You’ve heard the terms and they are cringe worthy to say the least. The same corporate drivel is written on documents, CVs and is heard as young get up and […]

How Easy is it for Graduates to Find Their Ideal Job?

These days, it’s fair to say that a degree alone is not enough to guarantee someone their dream job. In some cases, even a postgraduate degree or experience on graduate schemes isn’t enough. While some sectors and industries are crying out for people with particular skills, other jobs will attract numerous applications for candidates with […]

Supermarkets Offering Employees Degree Programmes

Supermarkets Offering Employees Degree Programmes People go to the supermarket to do their weekly shopping, but some could end up with more than they bargained for, thanks to a new scheme from Asda that allows staff to work towards BA honours degree programmes while continuing to work at the supermarket. Could company-funded degree courses become […]

Understanding the New Train Driver Recruitment Tests

Understanding the New Train Driver Recruitment Tests In this article we will provide you with new details of the train driver tests which came into force in 2013. These tests will be conducted by the majority of UK train operating companies. Attention Test of Everyday Attention for Occupational assessment (TEA-Occ) Attention is crucial for any […]

Getting to Grips with the Royal Navy Interview Changes for 2013

During 2013 the Royal Navy changed the manner in which it assesses candidates for the interview element of the assessment process. The below will provide you with some useful tips and guidance on how to prepare for the interview questions, and Royal Navy application, including advice on what types of selection interview question to expect […]