Beating the winter blues

Beating the winter blues

Temperatures have dropped, trees are getting barer every day and the days have become darker and shorter: winter is here. This is often the time when people start feeling less energised, with both moods and motivation levels taking a turn for the worst. For some people seasonal affective disorder (SAD) starts kicking in; a form…

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seasonal Job hunting

Is this a silly season to look for a job?

Unless you’re an elf work probably isn’t the only thing on your mind as we move into holiday season. For most of us, late-November hits and professional ambitions quickly find themselves usurped by the demands of online present shopping and researching turkey recipes. To put your job hunt on freeze until January, however, is to…

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CareerEDGE+ and Abintegro Partnership

Abintegro becomes exclusive CareerEDGE+ partner for student employability

Abintegro, the UK’s most adopted careers platform for universities, has become the exclusive CareerEDGE+ technology partner, further supporting universities in making a measurable impact on the employability of students at scale using a globally recognised methodology. Created in 2007 by Dr Lorraine Dacre Pool and Dr Peter Sewell, CareerEDGE is a globally recognised model for…

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Loudspeaker

How to find volunteering positions

Taking up a volunteering position can be incredibly rewarding and provide an excellent opportunity to develop key skills, meet new people and gain valuable workplace experience. Finding a volunteering opportunity should start with a little introspection; for the experience to be truly valuable it should be well-matched to your interests and skillset and fit in…

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