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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How to look after your mental health while working from home

The UK government has just announced another 3 weeks of social distancing measures for everybody and we still are unclear as to how long this lockdown is likely to last. This is unlike anything most of us have experienced before, and it can feel strange, confusing and overwhelming. A lot of us will be working

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A Guide to Managing Your Remote Workers

In response to the uncertainties presented by Covid-19, many companies  have asked their employees to work remotely. Whilst nearly a quarter of Britain’s workforce now work flexibly across different locations at least part of the time, the new policies leave many employees — and their managers — working out of the office and separated from

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All the detail you need on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme is a great opportunity for British businesses to protect staff numbers, but how and when can employers actually use it? Announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak on 20 March 2020, the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme represents an unprecedented business support package designed to prevent the extensive redundancy measures many firms were

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