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3 questions you shouldn't ask in interviews

I spend a lot of time thinking and engaging with others about the changing shape of work and the skills…

Putting the care into 'career'

As a manager, I’ve always felt proud of the teams I’ve built and how I help the people in those…

The 3 career questions you need to answer

Lots of people we meet on our courses are stuck on one question: What job do I REALLY want to do? It’s…

Make your job spec work for you

When did you last look at your job specification? For me it’s when I’m applying for or leaving a job.…

How to win by failing

Recently, I applied for a scholarship to study for an MBA. It was advertised in a national paper and there…

A daily habit to build your confidence

One of the things we get asked about a lot is how to be more confident and resilient at work.…

3 actions to build your network

Networking is often one of the areas people struggle with the most when we’re delivering Amazing If programmes. Some people…

How to stay curious

Helen and I talk a lot about the importance of being interested and being interesting. It’s the thing that starts…