When it comes to nerve-wracking experiences, asking your manager for a promotion must be considered one of the most daunting. No matter how prepared you are, and indeed how qualified you are to receive the step-up in your career, it can still be a scary task to ask. So how can you beat your nerves and successfully ask your employer for a promotion? Here are our top tips:
Prepare your case
Just like with an initial job interview, preparation is key when it comes to…Continue
Web development can be an incredible creative, lucrative and ultimately rewarding career path. In order to rise through the ranks and make a name for yourself as a web developer, you’ll need to master a mix of hard and soft skills. Here are some of the key skills you’ll need to make it to the top:
HTML knowledge is essential for almost anyone who wants to work in tech, and it’s vital for those looking to launch their web development careers. According to…Continue
Keeping a business running smoothly is a challenge for any director or manager. How do you ensure that your employees are working efficiently, or being productive? How do you smooth over trouble in the office with a minimum of fuss? And, most importantly, what do you do when you realise that you’ve got more work than you have staff to complete?
Enter the contractor. Contracting staff has long been a popular method of outsourcing work, and more companies are starting to see this as a…Continue
Mental health. It’s something that people rarely talk about, and sometimes it’s hard not to feel that there is somewhat of a taboo, making it hard for people to open up.
For men, it can be even worse. Society has advanced a staggering amount in as little time as fifty years: there have been leaps in medicine, the standard of living, and in education. More and more women are coming into the workplace, and the image of men as the breadwinners, or the head of the family, is becoming ever…Continue