Women and the construction industry

Women and the construction industry

The UK construction industry is not a particularly female friendly environment. According to statistics, 99% of on-site construction workers are male. Although this might seem like a natural fit for a very physical job that could involve a lot of endurance, the...

Introduction and Personalities

We had a great first session at the weekly support group for Mums Employability. Here’s a copy of the presentation for those that asked for it. This week we’ll be looking at our strengths and weaknesses and exploring some of the job opportunities for us....
Communication skills will help you land any job

Communication skills will help you land any job

The best communication skills for your resume: 1. Excellent Speaking Skills When most people think about communication, they think about speaking. While this area is only one part of communication, it’s a very important one. Speaking well matters, whether...

Gaming industry jobs: how to get your foot in the door

Instead of just playing the latest computer games, you could be helping create them. Your dream job in the games industry doesn’t have to be out of reach. Whilst once games were developed by small teams of programmers, games publishers now employ entire production...