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Is Being a Freelance Contractor Right…

Choosing to be a freelance contractor can be a rewarding experience but it does come with a few pitfalls that are worth considering before you make the leap. In this article I hope to highlight 3 key areas that you may want to consider before making the plunge. 1. Income Stability: Working as a freelance […]

Planning your next career

Losing your job can be one of the most devastating experiences in a person’s life. After the loss of a job, even the most confident person is filled with self doubt and a sense of  ‘what have I done wrong ?’.  To make the experience even worse, the days leading up to the eventual day […]

Interview Questions

Recently, I’ve been interviewing and noticed that the questions that were being asked seemed to be similar in nature.  The important thing to rember is not to try and memorise these questions/answers but to go through these questions your self  and make sure your answer provides a specific Situation, where you performed a Task, which […]

Effective Study Habits

Read a very interesting article today published by the British Psychology Society about effective habits for studying and retaining  information. Some new technique and some old favorites were listed. Rather than repeating the article al over again, I’ve just done a quick summary and provided a quick link back to the original article if you’d […]

Planning for the Big Day

I recently found something really helpful when preparing for a big day. I’ve tried it before job interviews, big presentations and even before a big fencing competition and its worked really well. As far as I can tell, the long term benefits of this is debatable but it seems to work great for me as a […]

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