Five steps to making speculative applications

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Sometimes, no matter how many recruitment agencies you sign up with or how often you scour the newspaper and internet looking for a job, you just can’t find anything that’s right for you. Don’t lose faith. Instead, why not try speculative applications to companies that you’d particularly like to work for? The ‘hidden’ job market […]

Why you should try and avoid jargon

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This week’s post is less of a question and more of a cautionary tale about the excessive use of jargon. A 2014 survey carried out by National Savings and Investments (NS & I) has found that banks and buildings societies could potentially lose customers due to the amount of financial jargon used in their literature. […]