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New articles added for December 2021!

Job Search Tips During A Crisis

Job Search Tips During A Crisis

Things you need to know that will help your job search continue to evolve during these difficult times. You may be wondering whether to pause your job search campaign or see it as a real opportunity to make your presence known now.
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How To Talk About Salary - Without It Being Awkward

How To Talk About Salary - Without It Being Awkward

We’ve been indoctrinated to believe that talking about money, and especially salary is something to avoid because it can make people feel uncomfortable. The key to avoiding awkwardness is to be prepared. If you’re not prepared, that’s when you run into awkward situations.
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Choosing training to suit your career

Choosing training to suit your career

Focus on how to identify what training to do to enhance your employability in your chosen field.
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6 LinkedIn tips!

6 LinkedIn tips!

Personal branding often raises a quizzical look when we introduce this topic during the Service Leavers’ Career Transition Workshop (CTW). Discover our top 6 LinkedIn tips here!
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Apprenticeships and Internships

Apprenticeships and Internships

This article will set out the difference between Apprenticeships and Internships and some of the features and benefits of doing either.
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The Value of Civilian Work Attachments (CWAs)

The Value of Civilian Work Attachments (CWAs)

Civilian Work Attachments (CWAs) are a great way for Service leavers to gain sector specific work experience prior to leaving the Forces is by using some or all of your Graduated Resettlement Time allowance to complete a trial attachment with a civilian employer.
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What are 'Live Chats' and how will they benefit YOU?

What are 'Live Chats' and how will they benefit YOU?

Live chat gives you the opportunity to speak directly with key employers via text chat on the CTP website – all chats take place over a two hour time period and are advertised in advance on the CTP Events calendar.
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Choosing training to suit your career

Choosing training to suit your career

Deciding what training to undertake can be a daunting process. Which course is best? Is it recognised and sought after by employers? Most importantly, will it enhance your job prospects?

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Apprenticeships and Internships

Apprenticeships and Internships

This article will set out the difference between Apprenticeships and Internships and some of the feature and benefits of doing either.
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New Types of Interviews

New Types of Interviews

In today’s busy world, job interviews are just as likely to be carried outside the regular office meeting room as they are inside. This can be quite a daunting thought if you’ve never been interviewed this way before, but there are many ways you can prepare for this and showcase the best ‘you’.
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The Value of Civilian Work Attachments (CWAs)

The Value of Civilian Work Attachments (CWAs)

Civilian Work Attachments are a great way for Service leavers to gain sector specific work experience prior to leaving the Forces is by using some or all of your Graduated Resettlement Time allowance to complete a trial attachment with a civilian employer.
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