My Young Professionals London Conference 2022 Experience: The Inside Scoop
Hey! I’m Aaminah, and I’ll be walking you through my recent Young Professionals Conference experience - as well as providing some top tips for you along the way. Let's get started!
School’s out for Summer! … or is it?
Summer is the perfect time to get ahead of the game. During the school term it can be really difficult to juggle a part-time job or work experience. The summer weeks can be used to level up your CV, BIG TIME.
How to Tackle Job Applications
There is so much more to tacking a job application than just your CV and cover letter. This guide will help you plan and prepare your application from scratch; from the initial job description, right through the application stage and finally the interview.
Young Professional's Guide to CVs
Many people dread writing their CV, but it should be a fulfilling task! It is a great document listing all your achievements and virtues. Who knew you were so brilliant?
The key steps to securing an Apprenticeship
Coming to the end of school feels like the end of an era and the looming anxiety of “what next?” might be starting to creep in. Don’t fear, we recommend apprenticeships for a reason. They are an amazing way of kickstarting your career the minute you finish school - and the huge perk? You will be paid to learn, so you will finish your apprenticeship scheme with a formal recognised qualification. If you want to learn more about apprenticeships read our other blogs. If you want to find an apprenticeship now head over to our jobs portal.
The Young Professionals Cover Letter Guide
If you have watched the Wolf of Wall Street you will be familiar with the task of “sell me this pen”. This is essentially the role of a cover letter. You need to make the recruiter aware of *why they need you*. A cover letter is a statement of why you want to work for this company (how you align so well with their ethos) and why they should hire *you* (you are the pen).