The rise of online learning!

Hot off the press: In an interview with the BBC, Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales has said that boring university lectures will be the first casualty in the rise of online learning! Just as massively multiplayer online gaming changed the playing field for computer games, so too will the rise of Massive Open Online Education (MOOC).…

Careers advice on the go

The National Careers Service, a free advice service for learning, training and work opportunities, has just launched a new mobile site for careers advice on the go. But there are new apps and mobile sites coming out all the time, so is this new mobile site from the National Careers Service just another gimmick or…

Freelance work is a gem for students and graduates

It’s tough being a student, both pre- and post-graduation.  Despite students being stereotyped as being lazy and irresponsible, it does seem rather difficult to survive as one these days. From balancing lectures, deadlines, friends and finances, any student can find it stressful to survive in the aftermath of a financial recession. So what is a…

Personalised Jobseeking Advice: Where To Look

BEGIN AT THE BEGINNING? Whether you’re unemployed and have a bit of time on your hands, or are incredibly busy and trying to switch or upgrade careers, the way you should approach searching out opportunity should always be strategic. For many of us, being in a tricky situation means that our judgment is immediately clouded.…

Reed – the UK’s No. 1 Jobs Site?

The company’s new ‘Love Mondays’ advert shows an intergalactic crew of recruitment agents transforming the lives of miserable workers by finding them the perfect job. But is Reed really out of this world or do job seekers wish it would just blast off?

Monster Jobs – Truly Terrifying or Scarily Good?

Searching for job vacancies online can be a daunting task. The first step on your journey to finding employment online is likely to be one of the major search engines but with so many job search sites out there, how do you choose the right one for you? In this article, we’ve reviewed the job…