3 Top Tips for Setting Your 2019 Goals

The start of a new year is often a time when people think about goals for the year. Of course thinking about goals and actually achieving them is very different. So often people start off with great intentions. They might actually get started. All good. So what are my 3 top tips to increase the […]

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Stay Relevant or Risk Becoming Stuck In Your Professional Career

In days gone by a professional qualification might well have been seen as a passport to a highly successful career. The trouble is that this is no longer the case.  Things change quickly.  Technology and Artificial Technology is causing disruption, changing roles, business processes and even business models. For example look at retail banking.  40 […]

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How To Determine If It’s Time To Move Jobs

Determining whether to move jobs or staying put is a major one for you or indeed any professional. Move too soon and you might well end up missing out on some great experience. Stay to long and you may find it really tough. So what should you take into account when determining whether the time […]

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The Building Blocks for a Successful Career in Your Professional Field

You and your fellow professionals have a lot in common. You’re smart, you’re committed and you’re hard working. Yet here’s the reality. Many won’t achieve anything approaching their professional potential. That’s hugely disappointing for anyone who has invested heavily in their qualifications and training. But don’t despair.  What I’ve noticed over the years is that […]

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The Number One Objective of Your CV

As a professional you understand that your CV is important to you landing your next job. Writing a CV can be challenging. It’s something that many professionals often struggle with. Maybe there’s a perception that if you have the right qualifications you don’t need to market yourself. Sadly nothing could be further from the truth. […]

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The Changing Career Landscape and What It Means For You

In the past careers for professionals were very different. Get your qualification, gain experience, work hard and you would have a good chance of success. These days things are different. There’s a lot of consolidation within industries.  Look at accounting firms.  When I started it was the Big 8.  Now it’s the big 4.  It’s […]

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