category

Career Advice

Gender Pay Gap Fuelled by a Lack of Salary Transparency: Glassdoor UK survey 2021

November 18th marks Equal Pay Day in the UK. Led by the Fawcett Society, this is the day where women effectively stop earning (for...

Read More

Jill Cotton

Nov 18, 2021

20 Great Jobs You Can Get With the Help of Retraining Courses

If you're still looking for your dream career, you're not alone. In 2020, a survey published on Statista found that over 60 percent of...

Read More

Glassdoor Team

Aug 13, 2021

How to Write the Perfect Job Application Email

Although many employers require you to apply to a position via applicant tracking software,  it's still fairly common to send a job application email...

Read More

Glassdoor Team

Apr 13, 2021

20 Highest Paying UK Graduate Jobs 2021

If you’re about to graduate, you’re probably ready to say ‘good-bye’ to studying and exam and are keen to start your career. Starting work...

Read More

Glassdoor Team

Mar 29, 2021

The 8 Best People to Choose as Job References

So you have a good feeling you’re going to nail your interview. After the interview, the potential employer will likely request references. To prepare,...

Read More

Sam Marsden

Mar 23, 2021

15 Valuable Qualities Employers Look For in Candidates

Of course, employers are interested in what skills you have - they need to know you can do the job they’re hiring you for,...

Read More

Glassdoor Team

Feb 25, 2021

How to End the Perfect Cover Letter

When you're looking for your next big job opportunity, writing applications can become a chore. Every advertisement places its own demands, and to give...

Read More

Glassdoor Team

Feb 9, 2021

60 Best Action Verbs to Make Your CV Stand Out

Recruiters see a lot of CVs. Even after automated CV scanning tools sift out the least relevant applications, interviewers may be left with tens...

Read More

Glassdoor Team

Dec 21, 2020

7 Ways to Develop Professionally in 2021

Many of us would like to be better, whether in our personal lives or in our careers. Professional development - often called continuing professional...

Read More

Glassdoor Team

Nov 30, 2020

How To Cope With Job Loss During COVID-19

If you’ve recently lost your job, been furloughed or laid off due to COVID-19, you may be struggling to manage feelings of hopelessness and...

Read More

Glassdoor Team

Nov 5, 2020

How To Write A Goodbye Email To Colleagues (With Examples)

It’s hard to say goodbye.  The time has come for you to move on from your current job; maybe you’re relocating and the commute...

Read More

Glassdoor Team

Nov 4, 2020

Viewing 1 - 11 of 399