Today is a momentous day, after 3 long years it’s my last day working as a Technical Support Consultant for an ISP. It seemed like only yesterday I had started as a new recruit learning the ins and outs of broadband internet technical support.Read more "Last Day in Technical Support"
Should I stay or should I go now…? There comes a time in everyone’s career when they are faced with this exact question. We have all been there. So where do we go from here and why?Read more "Should I stay or should I go now…?"
As a Technical Support Consultant for an Internet Provider I get to deal with a large number of customers with broadband issues. In the 2nd part of this series I will cover “How To Fix” the four basic fault types and the techniques you can use to troubleshoot broadband connections.Read more "All about Broadband Faults but you were afraid to ask… Part 2"
If you are a contractor you are just as much at risk of being typecast as any A-list or TV actor. Have you ever wondered why agencies are always contacting you about similar roles and not the “exciting” gigs that offers you some real challenges (and bigger pay checks)? If this is the case then you’ve been typecast. Falling into the “typecast” trap is very easy to do as a contractor because of the nature of the work, and the fact that it requires certain attributes and specialist skills that are not required otherwise by the client.Read more "You Can Be Typecast Too!"
Lifehacker has a great article on the Top 10 tools for finding a better job.Read more "Top 10 tools for landing a better job"
Stepcase Lifehack has an interesting article on 10 Ways to Bide Your Time When You Hate Your Job.Read more "10 Ways to Bide Your Time When You Hate Your Job"
I am now offering a bounty of £100 tax free to any individual (friend, associate or consultant) for a job lead that results in an offer of employment.Read more "Find Me A New Job and Earn £100"
Have you ever spent a whole day starting blankly at your computer and wonder where all the time has gone? In this article we’ll be looking at what you can do to make using technology in your job search your servant, and not your master.Read more "Turbo-Charge Your Job Search"
These days you cannot fail to hear the phrases “Economic Downturn”, “Recession” and “Credit Crunch” everytime you turn on your TV, listen to the radio or read a newspaper. All of these phrases mean the same thing no matter where you live on this planet, the good times have ended and it’s time to face […]Read more "On Being Unemployed In A Recession"