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How to make the move to secondary school as easy as possible
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How to make the move to secondary school as easy as possible

Moving up to secondary school is a major step for students and parents. Read the advice of a parent of year seven twins who have just made the transition.

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Handling emotions in their job
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Handling emotions in their job

Everything young people need to know about keeping calm in the workplace.

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Are young people learning the right skills?
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Are young people learning the right skills?

Nearly half of 14–25 year-olds say ‘no’, according to our survey.

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12 mistakes young people make on their CV
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12 mistakes young people make on their CV

Silly CV mistakes can make or break a young person’s job application. Read our expert tips on the common problems to avoid.

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How do you get a job in sport?
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How do you get a job in sport?

Mana, boss of a sports PR company, tells us how she got started in the world of sport.

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How to kick-start a career in music
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How to kick-start a career in music

PA Jeannie Johnstone tells us all about her work in music festival marketing and how she landed her dream job.

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Getting ahead using social media
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Getting ahead using social media

Kirstie Mackey, Head of LifeSkills, explains how social networking is the new way to network.

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Six ways to make their CV shine
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Six ways to make their CV shine

These days, young people don’t get a second chance to make a first impression. Over 80% of employers won’t even read a covering letter if the accompanying CV isn’t up to scratch.

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The 10 biggest job-hunting mistakes
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The 10 biggest job-hunting mistakes

Is someone you know applying for jobs? Don’t let them hit send before they’ve read these simple mistakes that could cost them the role of their dreams, courtesy of Head of LifeSkills Kirstie Mackey.

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