Whether State Or Independent, University Calls

Whether State Or Independent, University Calls

There are lots of families in my immediate area – most of the children go to the clutch of state schools within a mix of catchment areas.  There are also some fine independent schools dotted around, apparently affordable so not...
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Needing A Route To Source All That Job Site Advice

Needing A Route To Source All That Job Site Advice

There are so many changes in employment law coming on stream now.  With the need for small companies to take on board and action the work place pension, this is frightening quite a few small business owners.   One  young...
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Youthful Exuberance Is Refreshing & Rewarding

Youthful Exuberance Is Refreshing & Rewarding

Gosh how time flies.  It seems no time at all since some of the youngest in my extended family were just toddling around noisily.  This time last week I was at a family party with the very same youngsters and...
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Choosing Correct Os and As  For Job Of Your Dreams

Choosing Correct Os and As For Job Of Your Dreams

There is always a problem with recruiting and retaining nurses, midwives and doctors nationally.  That seems to have been the situation for at least the last 30 years.  When I was young, the choices for school leavers was much simpler...
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Avenging Angel Places A Woman At The Top

Avenging Angel Places A Woman At The Top

One of my joys at the moment is catching up with some of the cult tv from the 1960s – one particular show is the Avengers.  Filmed throughout the 1960s and ending a decade later, today it is absolutely fabulous...
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Finding The Route To Career Information Is The Key

Finding The Route To Career Information Is The Key

The world of work and careers is moving on very rapidly.  Gone are the days of just getting through senior school with a handful of GCSEs on a wing and a prayer.  Today all youngsters enter upper school and are...
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How Career Paths Have Moved On

How Career Paths Have Moved On

When my generation was entering the job market in the 1970s, there was only one route needed.  Using the right skills, garnered through various routes at school, you only had to talk to the careers office, check the local paper,...
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Career & Job Websites Set The Goals Higher

Career & Job Websites Set The Goals Higher

It does seem a very long time since I had to apply for a real job.  The sort of job that would actually pay a salary and offer scope for advancement up the ladder to nearly important status.  In my...
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Knowing A Career Path Can Save Heartache

Knowing A Career Path Can Save Heartache

There was a time when you could go through school, stay out of trouble, get to the th or 5th year and after a consultation with the careers teacher, come out with some idea of what you would really like...
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Careers Are Open To All – With Forward Planning

Careers Are Open To All – With Forward Planning

There are so many different courses available at school these days – unlike in the middle of the last century – and that sounds very odd to hear it put like that! – the choices were not made at school...
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