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Shifting Gears Booklet

Download our free shifting gears booklet to find out everything you need to know from how to nail that video interview through to future proofing your career. We’re here to support you by giving you the know how’s, all in this easy to download booklet. If you’re looking for job opportunities in STEM – Science,…

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Shifting Gears Part 10: Zoom Boomers

Shifting Gears Part 10 – ZOOM Boomers In this final article of Shifting Gears, we wanted to reflect on our change in communication styles during the past few weeks and what that means for future business practices and job opportunities. Although we are physically isolated from each other now we are certainly making up for…

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Shifting Gears: Part 9 – Standing out in a crowd

Standing out in a crowd Whether you’re currently looking for a new job or not, now could be as better time as ever to get your CV in order. We’re in a time of great uncertainly and people are going to extraordinary lengths to stand out from the crowd when presenting themselves for a career move.…

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Shifting Gears Part 8: Lights, Camera, Action

Lights, Camera, Action – Video conferencing By now we should all be getting used a new way of working remotely and today we are going to talk about one essential aspect .. video conferencing. Whether you’re catching up with colleagues or preparing for an online interview remember perception is everything so here’s a guide to…

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Shifting Gears Part 7: Life after COVID 19

Life after Covid-19 Humans have always found ways to adapt very quickly in a crisis. Even before the rather sudden lockdowns were announced around the globe, every employer and employee knew that working remotely would be essential to the continuation and survival of their businesses and economy. It’s been incredible how rapid this implementation has…

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Shifting Gears Part 6: Consider Contracting

Consider Contracting If there’s been any time to consider contracting, now is that time! With the unfortunate closures of so many small and large businesses, permanent and part-time workers will start to shift their mind set to contracting out their particular skills, expertise and knowledge to one or more companies. This can also align well…

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Shifting Gears Part 5: Future-Proofing Your Career

New World: New Day Future-proofing your career   With a lot of downtime happening at the moment now is a perfect time to start assessing your current career, thinking about a new career move or possibly up-skilling through further education. The world is changing very fast in so many ways, especially through the way we…

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Shifting Gears Part 4: Upgrading Your Career

Upgrading Your Career – Getting fit for purpose Ok you may be starting to get use to our new conditions and beginning to concentrate on the things that we can change as opposed to the things we can’t. A good place to start is to limit the time you waste in front of the TV,…

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Shifting Gears Part 3: Spring Clean Your Online Profile

Spring Clean Your Online Profile Whether you are facing finding a new job, or unclear what the future may hold, the time is right for getting prepared. We can take advantage of these unpredictable days by getting clarity about what we want, and the type of role that may lead to a more fulfilling career…

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Shifting Gears: Part 2 – Remote Control

Shifting Gears Part 2: Remote Control Working from the comfort of your own home seems like the ideal scenario for many but unless you’re prepared it can be a minefield of distractions and frustrations. Most of us are used to the discipline and routine of an office environment and when faced with the hidden temptations…