Coronavirus: How can I find a new job?

It’s a tough time in the jobs market, as firms shed staff or freeze recruitment to cut costs. But things are gradually improving. Early August saw the year’s biggest weekly increase in online job vacancies, while some firms such as Tesco are hiring after lockdown boosted their online business. How do I start looking for a new

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Five key tips for graduates starting their careers amid COVID-19

Everyone has been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic in one way or another. But for students and those graduating amid the crisis, it’s understandable that they think the outlook feels particularly bleak. According to a survey of more than 2,500 university students and over 100 graduates by the careers site Milkround and Dig-In, three quarters

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Industries most likely to see post-pandemic success

Coronavirus has brought the world to a standstill, and as a result many businesses are struggling to stay afloat. However, some industries, such as those focusing on home entertainment or dealing in essentials such as groceries, have actually seen profits increase, and are likely to continue to do so post-pandemic. Meanwhile, other industries that may

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Tips for job hunting during lockdown

There is no doubt that these are challenging times but they could also present you with the opportunity to reflect on what you want out of your next job. If you’re thinking about next steps, take a look at our tips for job hunting whilst in lockdown. 1. Get your CV ready First and foremost:

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7 Ways To Rebuild Your Business After COVID-19

The COVID-19 outbreak has wreaked financial havoc around the globe, leaving many business owners struggling in its wake. While the short-term outlook varies greatly by industry, it’s important to consider what recovery mode will look like once the economy begins to return to a state of normal —or establishes a new normal. Having an exit

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Leaders need to stay connected with employees in times of crisis

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, businesses are experiencing unimaginable disruptions, to the point where some are worried about their very survival. No one is immune and employees are all too aware and feeling the uncertainty on a daily basis. At this time they need strong, decisive and compassionate leadership to help them stay informed and updated,

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How to concentrate on your career plans during lockdown

Many of us are finding ourselves without a daily commute at the moment… and possibly without as much structure as we’re used to! So when you’re forced to stay at home, here’s how you can make the most of what some people are calling downtime. Others prefer the term ‘house arrest’… While you can’t control

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