Stages of Grief – Living Through Change

Stages of Grief – Living Through Change Stages of Grief! When we go through any form of change in life we lose something. There is something for which we grieve. Even when things change for the better, something else is lost. Perhaps, it is only the comfort that comes from old habits and familiar surroundings! We …

Redundancy and the Family – it is change for them too!

Changes in life like redundancy affect us all deeply. They change us and they change our relationships particularly with out partners.. Acknowledge the change for both of you and that both of you are suffering loss. It is not about whose loss is greater. If you can, start to work for and not against each other! You can be a team again, I’m sure!

>Why you need to network!

>   In my last post, I mentioned that Dave, like others leaving the public sector, doesn’t think networking will be the right thing for him. So today, I am going to write about the value of professional networking. Everyone has a network of friends and contacts already.  Networks are not about exploiting people, they are …

>The Hidden Job Market

> Today we have the second of a series of three guest posts from Ian Machan of Prepare4private Limited – “Levelling the playing field for Public Sector workers seeking jobs”.  As I explained before, Ian has extensive experience in both the private and public sectors. I hope you enjoyed his last post on Transferable Skills .  His third post should …

>Transferable Skills

> Today we have the first of a series of three guest posts from Ian Machan of Prepare4private Limited – “Levelling the playing field for Public Sector workers seeking jobs”. Ian has extensive experience in both the private and public sectors. He is a Mechanical Engineer who has worked for blue chip organisations across a range of sectors including Heinz and …

Deborah Meaden's top tips for finding a new job

> Deborah Meaden: Hotpress from the BBC Newsnight Website As savings are made in the public sector, thousands of employees will be looking for new jobs this year. The government hopes the private sector can pick up the slack, but are former public sector workers equipped for change? Dragons’ Den investor and successful entrepreneur Deborah …

>Deborah Meaden's top tips for finding a new job

> Hotpress from the BBC Newsnight Website As savings are made in the public sector, thousands of employees will be looking for new jobs this year. The government hopes the private sector can pick up the slack, but are former public sector workers equipped for change? Dragons’ Den investor and successful entrepreneur Deborah Meaden, one …