Is Your Explanatory Style Hind...

Nov 18, 2011 by

How do you raise the odds of interview success?  In my last blog we explored the effects of an optimistic or pessimistic explanatory...

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Is Your Job Written in the STA...

Oct 3, 2011 by

4 seconds to engage the STAR drive. Last year Richard wrote a blog 4 Seconds to Change Your World in which he claimed it takes that...

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Can an Attitude of Gratitude H...

Sep 21, 2011 by

Happiness and success: chicken or the egg? Losing your job is no fun. You may still have a mortgage, credit cards that need paying,...

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Can ‘Tigger-Happy’...

Sep 2, 2011 by

What is a ‘Tigger’? Tigger is a fictional tiger-like character from the Winnie-the-Pooh stories. He lives a happy life,...

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Get Stumped Talking Achievemen...

Aug 26, 2011 by

From zero to hero in the space of a summer… 2011 has been a remarkable year for the England test cricket team. On 7 January they...

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Is Your Gender Stopping You Ge...

Aug 17, 2011 by

Have we really moved away from the Dark Ages? I’m a gal in my late 20’s. Just a few years ago I visited the offices of a leading...

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Values Statements: Mumbo-Jumbo...

Aug 12, 2011 by

Have you been discussing ‘values’ this week? The chaos that unfolded in the UK street riots seems to have led the nation into a...

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How One Job-Hunter Shared Her ...

Aug 10, 2011 by

Hear Julie share her story on BBC Nottingham… Feel like redundancy made you a member of an exclusive club? You’re not, but...

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Is Self-Doubt Harming Your Job...

Jun 27, 2011 by

Have you ever ducked out of making that call? Some time ago I shared with you the story of a candidate who would have been odds on to...

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Can You Get a Job by Celebrati...

Jun 2, 2011 by

Is there any reason to celebrate failure? A few weeks ago we spent an afternoon in classy surroundings wolfing down some of the...

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