4 More Essential Skills To Manage Your Career

Last week I wrote about how people now need skills to manage their career, as well as do the actual job.   This is thanks to Sandra Haase and her colleagues* at the Centre for People at Work at the University of Worcester have come up with 7 competencies for career success.  We can all benefit… Read more

3 Essential Skills To Manage Your Career

The world of work, recruitment and job hunting is getting more competitive and complex than ever.  Jobs are there, yet so are plenty of applicants.  And still employers complain of woeful skills gaps.  It seems that applicants now need more than the skills to do the job: they need the skills to successfully navigate the… Read more

Learners Take Longer

Much in the media at the moment about apprentices, graduates, school leavers at al.  What they have in common when they arrive in the workplace is that they’re all learners.  Of course, so are we, if we stop to think about it…  However, what we have that the learners probably don’t is more experience.  We… Read more

Have a ‘NOT To-Do List’

Most of us have some kind of ‘to-do’ list. Whether it’s on a piece of paper, in our calendar system, a Mind Map, on an app, or a list in a notebook. Most of us find that the list can grow on a daily basis, and often, that the thing is longer at the end… Read more