Do you work in the tech industry?

If so we need your help. As we all know, the tech and digital industry in the UK is growing exponentially and as a result the war for talent has intensified.

There isn’t however any comprehensive data on the industry norms in terms of salary levels – a vital piece of information which helps entrepreneurs and startups ensure they are able to benchmark themselves and stay competitive.

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The Intern Insider- 5 Ace Interview Tips

How I got a job in a startup that helps build other startups

It was the Easter holidays and my interview was so close… I had already done my research, read a lot of articles full of advices on how to succeed in an interview, created a list of my strengths Continue reading The Intern Insider- 5 Ace Interview Tips

The Future Test: Are You Ready?

Look, not all of us have the luxury of a time-travelling Delorean, or indeed Christopher Lloyd’s hairdo. The future therefore remains uncharted territory. But as a wise man once said, “confidence is preparation, everything else is beyond your control” – so take a peek at the questions below to see whether you’re good and ready, and if you aren’t, what to do about it.

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How To Hire An Intern: Internship Structure

A successful internship does two things. It creates a valuable learning atmosphere for the intern, and harnesses fresh talent, ideas and skills for the business at large. But the symbiosis doesn’t happen by magic – it takes blood, sweat and tears (of joy).

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First Week At Your New Job: 7 Things You Can’t Afford Not To Do

Bazinga! You’ve signed on the dotted line. It is literally written into a contract that an exchange of money for time will occur, and the first week at your new job is looming large. Here are 7 things to do that will make your manager want to sleep with said contract under his or her pillow.

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Summer Internships in the UK 2014: the ultimate hit-list for job-seekers

It’s never too early to start scouting out great resources for summer internships in the UK for 2014, and we’ve put together all the sites you need to make sure that no matter what you’re on the hunt for, you’ll find it.

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There are 744 magicians on LinkedIn (and other things you didn’t know)

You’re probably already well aware by now that if you’re trying to score an excellent job (especially in one of the bigger cities like that there Lundun) you absolutely must get yourself set up with a LinkedIn account. A great way of building a visible work network, of taking a cheeky look at prospective employers, and of building yourself an online CV.

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Getting an apprenticeship – which is the right path for you?

With more and more employers valuing on-the-job training and practicals skills just as much as (if not more than) a degree certificate, there’s never been a better time to look into getting an apprenticeship.

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Working from home: 6 tips to avoid the madness hamsters

Whether you’re a student, a freelancer, a self-employed-er or just a self-confessed work-a-holic, we’ve all had experience of working from our place of rest. The dizzying highs. The crippling lows. How to ensure you stay sane? We’ve got the low-down.

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