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We work with experts in and around our local area to provide useful information relating to careers advice - we hope you will find these articles to be helpful


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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 5 - Finding a New Job

Once your redundancy is dealt with and any retraining has been undertaken you will probably need to find a new job. This can seem daunting, particularly if you have not had to look for a new

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Redundancy - Advice for Employers and Businesses

When we hear the word 'redundancy' it is natural to think of the impact that it will have on the person being made redundant with out regard for the difficulties inflicted upon the employer

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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 2 - Financial Advice

Do you know the tax implications of receiving a redundancy package and how to avoid paying unnecessary tax? If you are going to find yourself struggling financially do you know how to lessen

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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 1 - Knowing Your Rights

Do you know what redundancy package you are likely to receive? Do you know what the government stipulated minimum package is? As well as detailing the legal and financial aspects we will

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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 3 - Psychological Impact

Do you feel like you’ve lost your identity and can’t stop feeling negative? It is not only the practicalities of redundancy that need to be addressed. Redundancy can also have a massive

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Top 10 things not to do in a job interview

We've been asking local employers for tips on what to do in an interview – and, of course, what not to do! Here are our top 10 not to do in that all-important job interview.

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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 4 - Retraining and Development

Have you thought about a new career or improving upon the skills you currently have? In this article we will offers tips and advice on increasing your 'employability' through courses and

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10 Steps to Creating Career Opportunities

It's too easy to start looking in the job section of the paper and applying for everything that has an attractive salary, car or any other perks, before falling into this trap, be really

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London Employment & Business News

When attending interviews it's always good to be up to date with what's happening in the local business and employment sector - we hope you'll find these selected news articles interesting


Where are the best and worst cities to find jobs in the UK?

Despite the job market currently looking rather promising since the financial crisis, there are still cities across the country where it's much easier to find a job. ..read more

Well known train firm London Midland is set to cut an estimated 150 jobs

London Midland has announced plans to restructure its business, with an anticipated 150 jobs set to be axed as a result. It is expected that the majority of the jobs will be lost from Head Office and won't alter the actual day ..read more

Royal Mail announces over 1000 jobs are set to be cut

Less than six months after being privatised, Royal Mail has announced it is expected to cut over 1500 managerial jobs from it's Head Office in London in a bid to save the company millions of pounds.

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Jobs in Gatwick could be relocated due to new planning application

A planning application has been entered with a bid to to create a purpose-built Make Ready Centre and regional Hazardous Area Response Team Unit (HART) to be based in Crawley. If permission is granted, the new building will ..read more

More jobs for the UK manufacturing industry

The UK manufacturing industry has seen a sudden growth towards the end of the year, resulting in a number of new job vacancies becoming available across the industry. Recent news has suggested the economic climate in the UK is ..read more


Tube ticket offices set to close, 750 job cuts faced by underground staff

Barclays Bank announces major job cuts

Part time Jobs in London

Nursing jobs in London

What not to do in your London job interview

Top 4 questions asked at job interviews for London job seekers

Interview Tips to help you get that perfect job in London

The Recruitment Process to Fill your London Job

Jobs in Greater London

How can you find the right London job for you?

What is different about looking for jobs today in London compared to 10 years ago

Christmas Jobs in London

London Job Centre

Covering Letter hints and tips for when applying for jobs in London

Looking for a second job in London?

London Universities / London Colleges

Public Sector jobs in London

Information on local newspapers covering London

Recruitment in London

Example CV for people applying for jobs in London

CV Tips for landing that perfect job in London

Recruitment advertising in London for Direct Employers