Yearly Archives: 2015

September is a time for renewal: the leaves are falling and we’re on the hunt for conkers and acorns. (Or maybe that’s just us!) At this time of year, many working mums are able to turn their attentions to their careers, particularly if children are starting school for the first time. Many of these will […]

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A recent survey for Reed.co.uk found that over half of workers aren’t using up their annual leave each year. So if you’re just back from holiday, and can’t wait for the next one, make sure that you’re not one of them. We do like to be beside the seaside As working parents often find, there’s […]

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This summer, the government announced plans to modernise the way we work, to create a more transparent gender pay gap within a generation. Their consultation will look into careers guidance for girls and seek ways to give women the security of a well-paid job for the long-term. In addition to this, the government wants to give greater support […]

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Thank you LinkedIn for the reminder about my “work anniversary” with the Sevenoaks Chamber of Commerce . I joined the chamber as a new business in 2012 and it was the best and quickest way for me to understand and get to know local businesses… (read more)  

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If you’re currently employed and used to juggling childcare over the holiday period, you know that feeling. It’s mid-month and the cost of entertaining your little ones is frankly startling. Plus there are thirty-one days in August, so payday isn’t exactly looming. So what can you do? A recent article in the Telegraph suggests that childcare […]

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We’ve all known what it feels like to be sitting in the hot seat, waiting to be interviewed for a new position. So whatever side of the job fence you’re now on, recruiter or interviewee, you’ll probably be able to relate to these recruitment interview turn offs, courtesy of Reed.co.uk. See the full recruitment article […]

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