Month: March 2022

How to set career goals

Monday, March 14th, 2022

Many businesses have been in survival mode for a couple of years thanks to the extraordinary upheaval of the pandemic. And that’s had an impact on careers, with ‘fire-fighting’ taking priority over long-term planning and development.   As the country tries to return to normality, though, it’s a good time to take stock and draw [Read more…]

How to answer 3 of the toughest interview questions

Monday, March 14th, 2022

During a job interview, you may well be asked some tough questions. Whilst specific interview questions vary widely between industries, there are several well-known examples that employers commonly use to learn more about you as a candidate. To ensure you don’t get caught off-guard, here’s our guide on how to answer them…   What is [Read more…]

Online tools to help you focus at work

Monday, March 14th, 2022

Are you constantly being distracted from your work by the irresistible urge to check your social media? Or do you struggle with the noise and interruptions that come from working in close quarters in a busy office (or at home)? Perhaps you’re just trying to do too much at once and need help focussing on [Read more…]

So you want to retrain. How can you pay for it?

Monday, March 14th, 2022

We’re living through a time of huge change, from technological advances that are creating new industries to the labour market upheavals that followed Brexit. Businesses are reporting record job vacancies, which can mean life-changing opportunities for people with the right skills – or those who are willing to learn. But in the short term, retraining [Read more…]

Film graduate returns to College to pass on industry insight

Monday, March 14th, 2022

Film students at Wiltshire College & University Centre received expert advice from one of their predecessors recently when a successful alumni returned to pass on interesting industry insight. Bethany Spence, who completed a BA (Hons) Film Production and Cinematography course at the College’s Salisbury campus in 2013, came back to the Southampton Road site to [Read more…]