I'm often asked what to put in a covering letter or email. My advice is to keep it short and punchy and let them know why they should employ you. Here are some examples of covering letters to use when applying for a...
With the cost of catterys getting higher and higher it makes perfect economical sense to take your cat with you on your next motorhome holiday. We've travelled all over the UK with ours and lived on board through the...
It's the end of the interview and you've dazzled, but now the interviewer asks you what questions you have. You want to sound smart but your mind just went blank - so what can you ask? Here are 20 great questions to...
With 17 years of experience in training interviewers, here's what they've told me they're looking for when they ask those tough interview questions.
Prompted by someone's rudeness I've put together this simple guide on how to give feedback assertively without being rude.
If you're wondering how to organise or plan your wedding then this should help. Here's how we organised our wedding in just 8 weeks from booking the church to finding a reception venue. And yes, we managed to sort the...
How many leaders does an organisation really need? In my view, just the one, and here's why.
What exactly is "Traditional English Food"? Here is a guuided tour of some of the more unsually titled English Foods. It's all harmless, some of it just sounds a little odd.
The English Lake District is an amazing place with a huge variety of things to do and places to see. Here's just 10 things you can do which are a little bit off the main tourist routes.
A beginners guide to Twitter written by a beginner. If you've ever thought about using Twitter but haven't been sure how, then this is for you. I explain about hashtags, RTs and using @, as well as exlaining how to...
A quick and lighthearted look at some of the more unusual but commonly used expressions you'll come across when visiting England or watching British TV shows.
In my career I've been amazed by how many top notch professionals crash and burn when it comes to writing a CV. They may be excellent lawyers, accountants,whatever, but if you want a new job you need to be able to sell...