Monthly Archives: February 2012

Work Experience Sanctions to be Dropped

Under political and business pressure, the Government has dropped the possible loss of benefits from its work experience scheme. The only exception will be for cases of gross misconduct. This kind of scheme is vital, in that it gives work … Continue reading

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Webinar: Should I Set Up a Business?

You may have a wonderful business idea, but that does not mean that you are the right person to start a business. Leaving a job to set up a business carries risks. Moving from unemployment to a business may be … Continue reading

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Impressions for Men, and other topics

Impressions for men (covering how to dress and present yourself), 4 steps to balance, and a forthcoming webinar “Should I Set Up a Business”. Our latest Career Matters newsletter is now available here.

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Espresso and other Coffee Coaching

Looking for a name for short, powerful career coaching sessions, what better than the term Espresso? We offer a series of 12 x 30 minute sessions under this banner, over a period of 3 months. This is particularly useful for … Continue reading

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A Valentine for Your Job?

Did you send your job a Valentine? How about doing something special for it? Maybe you take your job for granted, or worse still think the magic has gone. Career coaching can rekindle¬† the spark, and keep the fires of … Continue reading

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Work Until 70 Plus?

The prospect of working until at least 70 has raised its head again. Click here. There are good reasons for this. The increase in life expectancy (for UK men now 77, in 1911 50) coupled with a longer time in … Continue reading

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International Coaching Week Offer

It is International Coaching Week, and to help promote the benefits of coaching we are making a special offer to 7 people. This is a one hour no-cost session of career coaching, either face to face in Birmingham or by … Continue reading

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