How to negotiate a pay rise

Did you know, most Britons would rather talk about their sex lives than their salary, according to a 2015 study from University College, London. Yes, money is an uncomfortable topic of conversation for a lot of us – but discussing a pay rise with your boss needn’t be awkward. Here, experts give their advice on how to successfully negotiate a pay rise.… Read more >

Redundancy

All companies recognise that it takes teamwork to succeed. Companies need enthusiastic and motivated staff to maximise their businesses and grow to their full potential. However when times get tough, companies need to reduce overheads in order to protect as many jobs as they can. Some companies ask people to take pay cuts, others suggest four-day working weeks. Tough times call for tough actions and the last action any company wants to do is… Read more >

Guide to networking

Networking isn't always easy. Professionally it's also becoming increasingly necessary to getting ahead. Whether you're jobseeking or starting to consider developing your career, here are some ways to smooth the networking process… Read more >

11 Ways to Spot a Psychopath at Work

Most people will have worked with or for someone who could be intelligent, charming, funny, hugely energetic and full of great ideas but then at times could also be terribly impulsive, a master of manipulation and resorting to threats and bullying behaviour when things didn’t go their way writes Bernadette Eichner of RecruitLoop.… Read more >