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Diversity in the Workplace

Diversity is a wide ranging subject and only some of it, but a good bit of it, comes under the nine protected characteristics within the Equality Act 2010: age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, … Continue reading

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Finding Jobs in the Hidden Jobs Market

Richard Nelson Bolles was born in 1927 in Wisconsin, USA, and is famous for his groundbreaking job search book “What Color is your Parachute”, which has an initial copyright date of 1970. It has been updated and re-issued most years … Continue reading

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Spoiled for choice! Dealing with multiple job offers

Some years ago, I got offered a postdoctoral research fellowship in a Department of Psychology. The position was interesting, clinical in nature and would involve country-wide travel examining stress and its causes in a particular occupation. It was to last … Continue reading

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Writing your way to success

This post is a part of our Life in the Pod series. If you meet me in a pod and we’re talking about getting through to job offers, I may say that the toughest stage of the recruitment process is … Continue reading

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