Valentine’s Day special: How to find work you love

In his fascinating Ted Talk, Scott Dinsmore discusses the journey of discovery he made as he quit his job and searched for work he loved. This is essential viewing for anyone starting their career or finding themselves stuck in a rut! For more fantastic careers advice, why not check out our online training modules today?!
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Wednesday Wisdom: Be Your Brand

  Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, famously said that ‘your brand is what other people say about you when you’re not in the room’. Brands aren’t just for products- they’re for people and services too. In particular, your personal brand reflects your vision, values, skills and beliefs. Employers, your network, people you meet on the […]

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MicroLearning: The Future of Millennial Learning

  For those of us growing up in the digital age, there may be times when we feel we’re presented as slaves to technology. Older generations suggest we’re controlled by modern technologies, that we can’t focus on anything other than our game of Angry Birds and that we prioritise time spent in front of a […]

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Your body language shapes who you are – Amy Cuddy

Social psychologist Amy Cuddy provides a powerful insight into the ways we can develop confidence through 'power posing' to change not only the ways in which people see us, but the ways we view ourselves. It's crucial that you are in control of non-verbal forms of communication when interviewing for jobs and attending assessment centres. [...]
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Millennials in the Workplace

Millennials in the Workplace- Simon Sinek

In this insightful video, Simon Sinek (one of our favourite trainers here at Work Ready!) analyses what millennials want in the workplace, why they become frustrated and the ways in which employers can tackle this problem. To develop your 'soft skills' and prepare yourself for the world of work, why not check out the accredited, [...]
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Wisdom wednesday: define your goals in 6 easy steps!

  We’re sure you’ve heard it before, but the importance of setting and working towards goals cannot be overstated. When looking for jobs, deciding future education plans or making life choices, it’s vital that you know what you want to achieve. Without goals we can’t move forward nor can we develop our skills. We lack […]

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Wednesday Wisdom: Embrace the Power of Visualization

  With the end of exams and graduation fast approaching, it’s understandable if you feel overwhelmed and a little apprehensive about the future (whether that be working life, personal relationships, travel plans etc). You may have certain aspirations or goals, but you may also lack direction and motivation. It’s often difficult to know where to start […]

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