10 steps to building a personal powerful brand for new opportunities

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If I asked a lot of you where you wanted to work and how much you wanted to earn in the next 5 years, I’m sure you would have an idea. My next question would be, how do you want to get there and this is where I find that a lot of people stumble. …

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Managing Stress – Creating a good work/life balance

The current situation we are living in is a bit chaotic (to say the least), which is having a huge impact on people’s mental health. You may have gone from no social contact whatsoever in lockdown, to suddenly being on campus with lots of people – this is bound to be a bit of a …

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PinkNews Futures Annual Careers Conference for LGBT+

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Welcome to PinkNews Futures, our online careers conference for LGBT+ young people. If you are a student or recent graduate looking to explore the next steps in your career, join PinkNews online from 26th to 30th of October. They have a week of inspirational speakers, coaching sessions, skills workshops and careers fair lined up. Don’t …

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Become a LinkedIn Learning Champion!

LinkedIn Learning Champions are a diverse group of on-campus leaders who take charge of their learning journey and inspire others to do the same. Throughout this programme, students leverage their passions to drive initiatives, grow their network both on and off-campus, engage in tangible experiential learning opportunities through a series of projects that allow them …

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8 tips on how to start a business and succeed

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Having a business idea and starting a business is complicated. There is so much to consider, from a great idea to register a company. Starting a business requires analytical thinking, purposeful organization, and detailed record keeping. From our experience at Smart Servicing Centre, you need to be flexible and have good planning and organizational skills …

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