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What is National Insurance and how much do I pay?

Two National Insurance cuts came info effect in 2024, but many people are still paying more in tax.

  • 13/06/2024
.Gov Careers
How to Participate in Community Engagement Activities, Make a Positive Impact, and Earn Money

Community engagement is a powerful way to contribute positively to society, build meaningful connections, and earn money. For those passionate about eco-friendly practices and sustainability, numerous opportunities exist to align your values with impactful activities. This article explores how you can participate in community engagement activities that foster a sustainable or positive outcome and offer financial rewards.  […]

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  • 06/06/2024
How to Reduce the Administration Workload in HR Departments

Human resources (HR) departments often get bogged down with administrative tasks like booking annual leave, tracking employee documents, and handling routine queries. This prevents HR staff from focusing on more strategic priorities like recruitment, training, and employee engagement. However, there are several ways HR teams can streamline processes and reduce their administration workload. Enable Employees […]

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  • 03/06/2024
Whiteboard Hacks: Tips and Tricks for Maximizing Productivity in Any Setting

Whiteboards are not just tools for brainstorming; they’re versatile platforms that can revolutionize productivity in any setting, from the office to the classroom and beyond. With a few clever hacks and strategies, you can unlock the full potential of your whiteboard and supercharge your productivity. In this article, we’ll explore some innovative whiteboard hacks that […]

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  • 02/06/2024
How To Encourage Collaboration In The Workplace

By encouraging and fostering collaboration in the workplace, teams can harness collective intelligence, creativity, and problem-solving abilities to achieve common goals. However, fostering collaboration isn’t always easy—it requires a supportive environment, effective communication, and a shared sense of purpose. Here are some strategies to encourage collaboration in the workplace. Cultivate a Culture of Openness and […]

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  • 31/05/2024
How Can AI Tools Transform Your Resume from Average to Great?

If you are out looking for a job, it is important that you have a powerful resume, or your application will be another paper in the pile.  According to recent statistics, more than 75% of resumes are rejected due to bad content, formatting, layout, and simply because they are boring! Your resume should be customized […]

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  • 30/05/2024
10 Best Practices for Effective Employee Management

Effective employee management is key to a successful small business. Managing employees skilfully can dramatically impact productivity, morale, and the bottom line. However, small business owners often face challenges such as limited resources, diversity in the workforce, and balancing operational demands with employee needs. This article discusses into practical and actionable best practices to enhance […]

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  • 26/05/2024
Career Opportunities in iGaming

The iGaming industry includes online casinos, sports betting, poker, and other digital gambling activities, has experienced significant growth over the past decade. This expansion has opened up a wide range of career opportunities. Whether you are a tech-savvy developer or a creative marketer, the iGaming sector provides numerous avenues for professional development. Here are some […]

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  • 21/05/2024
The Art Of Collaboration: Benjy Rostrum Discusses Building Effective Partnerships For Hip-Hop Career Advancement

Collaboration is a vital thread that weaves artists’ distinct talents, creating a more vibrant and diverse musical landscape. This intertwining of skills and visions has been pivotal in shaping genres, birthing new sounds, and propelling the global music scene forward. Specifically, within the hip-hop industry, collaboration is not just a creative endeavor but a strategic […]

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  • 17/05/2024
How to Boost Your Sales Pipeline with Strategic Travel and Networking Events

Creating and nurturing a robust pipeline is essential for success. Expert Thomas Peter Maletta introduces an innovative approach to pipeline development that leverages the power of strategic travel and networking events. Through this strategy, sales professionals can expand their network and deepen existing relationships, opening the door to new opportunities and potential leads. This approach […]

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  • 17/05/2024
Lucrative Business Ideas: Easy-to-Implement Ventures with High Demand

In the current economic landscape, starting a business with minimal barriers to entry and a robust market demand has never been more appealing. Ventures that offer scalability and profitability are particularly enticing to entrepreneurs looking to capitalise on emerging trends. The potential for success lies in identifying high-demand business ideas and strategically leveraging them for […]

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  • 15/05/2024
Warwick University Careers Blog
Supermarket sandwiches linked to E. coli outbreak

Retailers are removing at least 56 types of sandwiches, wraps and salad from UK supermarket shelves.

  • 14/06/2024
Barclays suspends festival funding after protests

There had been protests over the bank's links to Download, Latitude and the Isle of Wight festivals.

  • 14/06/2024
Boeing plane investigated after 'Dutch roll'

Air regulators are investigating new issues with Boeing planes.

  • 14/06/2024
Is Elon Musk worth his $56bn Tesla pay package?

He is beloved by his millions of followers online, but would Musk's businesses have succeeded without him?

  • 14/06/2024
Tesco says shoppers are buying more as confidence returns

The UK's largest retailer reports higher sales, but controversy persists over its boss's pay package.

  • 14/06/2024
The battle for Gen Z social shoppers

If TikTok is banned in the US, where might its social shoppers go?

  • 13/06/2024
'Mouse jigglers' pretending to work fired by bank

Wells Fargo has fired a number of workers, after reviewing claims of fake keyboard activity.

  • 14/06/2024
JLR invests £1m to help police stop car thefts

It comes after the company’s boss denied reports that the Range Rover was "Britain's most stolen vehicle".

  • 13/06/2024
Tesla investors back $56bn Musk pay deal

The multi-billionaire had campaigned for the payout, which is worth up to $56bn.

  • 14/06/2024
Housing demand wanes as buyers bank on rate cut

Housebuilder Crest Nicholson warns on profits as the market softens while surveyors see confidence dip.

  • 13/06/2024
US Fed pencils in one interest rate cut this year

America's central bank scaled back forecasts for cuts in 2024 despite annual inflation easing.

  • 13/06/2024
'My son's generation was sold a lie on housing'

Ahead of the upcoming general election, many voters are calling for housing and rental reforms.

  • 13/06/2024
Airport bosses criticise sudden liquids U-turn

Airport bosses have criticised the lack of notice they were given for re-introducing 100ml liquids limits.

  • 13/06/2024
US widens Russia sanctions in banking crackdown

The US broadens Russia sanctions, including a fresh crackdown on banks and tech.

  • 12/06/2024
UK economy fails to grow during wet April

The main political parties disagree about what the data suggests about longer-term economic health.

  • 12/06/2024
EU threatens China EVs with tariffs of up to 38%

The decision comes as an investigation continues into what the EU calls China’s "unfair subsidisation".

  • 12/06/2024
DFS warning as Red Sea disruption hits deliveries

Cargo ships are having to take long detours to avoid the Suez Canal amid attacks by Houthi rebels.

  • 12/06/2024
Gaming giant Steam accused of ripping off 14m UK gamers

Legal claim alleges Steam's market dominance means consumers are paying too much for video games.

  • 12/06/2024
Payments taken twice from some Co-op bank accounts

The bank is trying to resolve the glitch after payments were debited twice from some business accounts.

  • 12/06/2024
Ex-BHS directors must pay £18m over chain's collapse

Two former directors of the collapsed retail chain have been found guilty of wrongful trading.

  • 11/06/2024
Elon Musk unexpectedly drops case against OpenAI

The multi-billionaire Tesla boss filed the lawsuit against the ChatGPT developer at the end of February.

  • 12/06/2024
GameStop raises over $2bn after Roaring Kitty rally

The company said it had sold all 75 million shares it had offered to investors.

  • 12/06/2024
Tesla pay fight tests power of Elon Musk's mystique

Elon Musk wants the biggest pay package in history, but will investors back the $50bn deal?

  • 11/06/2024
Unemployment rate highest for more than two years

The rate has risen to 4.4%, official figures show, the highest figure since September 2021.

  • 11/06/2024
Easy Life band renamed after EasyGroup legal row

The band changed their name after a threat of legal action by the brand owners of airline EasyJet.

  • 12/06/2024
Raspberry Pi shares soar on stock market debut

Raspberry Pi's listing is seen as a boost for the London stock market, which has seen some firms moving abroad.

  • 11/06/2024
'We are creating new crops five-times faster'

How artificial intelligence is increasingly helping the arable farming sector.

  • 12/06/2024
'Insane' amounts of data spurs new storage tech

Storing information with holograms and in glass is being proposed to deal with a deluge of data.

  • 11/06/2024
Why the EU might be about to make Chinese electric cars more expensive

Brussels is widely expected to introduce tariffs on Chinese electric vehicles coming to Europe.

  • 10/06/2024
Have Milei's first six months improved the Argentine economy?

Javier Milei has been Argentina's president for half a year - how has it gone?

  • 09/06/2024
Price hikes and boycotts: Is trouble brewing at Starbucks?

The coffee giant is suffering as customers "lose it" over price hikes and other controversies.

  • 09/06/2024
The rise and rise of fashion giant Shein

The retailer could be heading for London's stock market, but its rise has not come without controversy.

  • 07/06/2024
How 'Swiftonomics' is impacting the music industry

The Eras tour, which has arrived in Edinburgh, is reckoned to be pushing her wealth well north of $1bn.

  • 08/06/2024
Why is Nvidia boss the 'Taylor Swift of tech'?

Jensen Huang is at the forefront of an AI boom, which coincides with Nvidia's rise as a leading chip firm.

  • 07/06/2024
Concern rises over AI in adult entertainment

AI in adult entertainment could have negative effects on society and individuals, experts say.

  • 06/06/2024
Could AI put an end to animal testing?

Artificial intelligence systems are increasingly being used to help test new drugs and chemicals.

  • 05/06/2024
Why Canadians are angry with their biggest supermarket

Food prices, including a $40 chicken, has stoked fury and calls for big foreign supermarket chains to come to Canada.

  • 06/06/2024
Australia wants to become a renewable energy superpower. Can it?

The country has come up with an ambitious plan to become the engine room of the new green economy.

  • 04/06/2024
Can 'energy hog' hot tubs be greener?

Hot tubs are becoming a standard feature at holiday parks, but can they be made more energy efficient?

  • 03/06/2024
Could a housing revolution transform Canadian cities?

The Canadian government is pushing hard for cities to build more "fourplex" apartment blocks.

  • 02/06/2024
How to find work in the creative industries

The creative industries are often perceived as a very competitive sector. What can you do to make it work for you? Continue reading

  • 11/06/2024
What is a case study interview?

Widely used in the consulting industry, case studies are an opportunity to demonstrate your analytical and problem solving skills. Find out how to prepare and be successful. Continue reading

  • 04/06/2024
How to conquer the interview jitters

Virtually every candidate feels anxious at an interview. What can you do to control your nerves? Continue reading

  • 28/05/2024
How to answer ‘tell me about your greatest achievement’

A very common interview question. 'Telling your story' will help you to answer it confidently. Continue reading

  • 21/05/2024
No career idea? No problem.

Feeling overwhelmed by career options? Not sure what to choose? Why not try 'chaos theory' Continue reading

  • 14/05/2024
Finding your work life balance

Duvet days...dress down Fridays...flexible working arrangements. How important is work-life balance in your career choice? Continue reading

  • 07/05/2024
What are the benefits of attending a university careers/employer event?

Career fairs are a great opportunity to meet employers. How can you prepare and get the most of of these events? Continue reading

  • 06/05/2024
How to answer ‘getting to know you’ interview questions

'Tell me about yourself' is a common interview question that many candidates find a difficult one to answer convincingly. How should you respond to this question? Continue reading

  • 30/04/2024
CV Bootcamp: 3 ways to sharpen your professional profile

Learn how to target, tailor and format your CV for an effective application Continue reading

  • 23/04/2024
Careers in Technology and Data

Anya Akram, University of Warwick engineering student, reports from a recent careers event to highlight a variety of exciting careers in this sector Continue reading

  • 03/04/2024