Top tips for landing a job in the City…and elsewhere

Oct 03, 13 Top tips for landing a job in the City…and elsewhere

Posted by in Blog, Employment, Job hunting tips

Last month I had the opportunity to attend Prospects in the City’s ‘Square Mile Jobs‘ learning event, a project aimed at helping unemployed workers in fringe boroughs to access City jobs. The event featured a panel discussion from three City employers – Garfield Cameron, Managing Director of Alpine...

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Podcast #1 – 5 career goals

Jan 24, 13 Podcast #1 – 5 career goals

Posted by in Podcast

Welcome to the very first episode of “Mildred Talabi on Careers” – my brand new podcast series dedicated to helping you get the most out of your job search and your career at large. I’m pretty excited about this because just before Christmas, I announced my 10 personal commitments for 2013 and starting a...

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3 reasons to freelance while you job seek

Nov 21, 12 3 reasons to freelance while you job seek

Posted by in Blog, Business & enterprise

Today is National Freelancers Day. While this may mean nothing to the vast majority of the population, for 14% of workers in the UK this day is actually almost equivalent to Christmas. Okay, possible slight exaggeration aside, National Freelancers Day is now in its 4th year and gathering momentum each year. There are now an...

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Reign like Obama: 5 career-climbing tips for introverts

Sep 26, 12 Reign like Obama: 5 career-climbing tips for introverts

Posted by in Blog, Job hunting tips, Motivation

My name is Mildred Talabi and I am an introvert. There. I said it. It’s taken me the best part of my adult life to figure this out and longer still to embrace it. Why? Because if you’ve ever been in any school or work environment, you’ll know that being “quiet” is not cool. No, worse than not cool,...

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How to land a job within six months of graduation

Let’s be honest, the job market isn’t looking too good right now for graduates if the official figures are anything to go by. 1 in 5 graduates are still jobless six months after graduation; the same ratio are making do with part time jobs, while the overall number in voluntary or unpaid roles have also risen. For those who do...

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