Create Your Future Activity Week 4: Find An Opportunity To Gain New Networks And Experience

This Young Professional activity for Week 4 of the Create Your Future programme will help you get connected through work […]


Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Goto Meeting, and Google Meet: What You Need to Know

Though video conferencing has been around for years, it has taken off like never before in 2020. See our handy […]


Ways to Communicate Remotely with Potential Employers While Job Hunting

You can still hunt for jobs during the pandemic, and you can still communicate (remotely) with potential employers. Here’s how! […]


Communication Skills Exercise: Take An Emotional Temperature Check

How are you feeling today? Sometimes the person it is hardest to listen to is yourself. Use this Young Professional […]


Virtually (im)possible: how to network online

Networking for career opportunities is still possible, even when everything’s shifted online. Youth Ambassador Sophie shares her top virtual networking […]


How to explain CV gaps in a positive way to employers

We all get CV gaps, and in times of coronavirus a CV gap is to be expected because of furlough […]


Communicating online : three ways to improve your skills

Learn three important ways to build your online communication skills: be kind, know your facts and challenge yourself. Find out […]


Public Speaking Confidence Tip: Go Slow

Don’t let the picture fool you – public speaking isn’t just for big spaces with lots of people! It’s used […]


What is an online meeting and how do you do them?

In the world of work, an online meeting (also known as a remote meeting or web conference is a chance […]


What to Do When You Don’t Agree with a Manager’s Decision

When a manager does something or makes a decision you don’t agree with, here’s how to deal with it using […]


Active listening: Why is it important not to interrupt?

Are you a good listener? Active listening is a communication skill that you can build up as a Young Professional. […]


10 Communication skills you need for work and life

Communication is a vital Young Professional skill that comes in many forms. It’s okay to find some forms easier than […]