Many readers have asked how to go about looking for a career coach. With so many career coaches on the market, it can be hard to know where to begin, but with some key questions and initial research on your part, you'll find someone who can offer you just what you're looking for.
Share this image
It also depends on the reasons you are looking for a coach
I have been unemployed over 5 years. As a mature graduate I get no help from the Job Centre. I have done many back to work courses and worked with different advisors but none have got me into a job. I have been told that there are fake jobs out there but it is difficult to know fake from real. The barriers to entry are so high. I have stopped looking for work as no one wants my degrees, professional diplomas and certificates. The number of real jobs out there are very few. Only an employer can employ me but no one wants me. Therefore I have decided to stop looking for work.
IT was most probably the first thing you looked at this morning, and the last thing you looked at last night.
Smartphone ownership has grown at a rapid rate, to the point where more than 40% of the UK population own one, according to internet giant Google.
But what is more significant is how ownership of these devices has changed the way people consume information in general.
WITH the new financial year upon us, millions have received new tax codes. This is the second of a two-part guide from www.lovemoney.com to help check that you are on the correct code and that you aren't paying too much - or too little...
WITH a new financial year just around the corner, millions are receiving new tax codes. This is the first of a two-part guide from www.lovemoney.com ensuring that you are on the correct code and that you aren't paying too much - or too little...
In general, a career starts when education finishes, yet there are exceptions - among them teenage entrepreneurs - but with lifelong learning more prevalent, the patterns and rules of study and work are changing.
The internet has changed the way we look for work. Jobhunting is fast, efficient and convenient, but scams and identity theft are a real possibility. Here we address ways in which to safely post a CV online and check that organisations are bona fide.
Some young people know at an early stage what they would like to do in life, but for most the decision making process is less well defined. To help youngsters with career planning, the Reading Careers Fair was an essential information-gathering staging post
Almost a third of companies in this region are planning to increase their workforce next year, according to the Regus Business Tracker survey, a sure sign that economic recovery and growth is moving in a positive upward direction.