All Careers Advice

  • When applying for jobs, it’s important to have a list of strong references ready, in addition to your updated CV and cover letter. Keep reading for our tips on how to manage your references appropriately.
  • Careers at Sea is the first port of call for those interested to find out about roles, career development and how to apply for a career in the Merchant Navy. We spoke to Charlotte Hird about her experiences, keep reading to see what she had to say!
  • Whether you are working or at home looking for a new job, here are some things you can do to make the most of summer and still be productive at work!
  • The importance of teaching STEM based subjects in schools is extremely high, but where do the arts fit in? Read more to find out how important it can be to include the arts and how they can help inspire more young people.
  • Having the ability to chose when and where you work is just one of the benefits that freelance workers have. To find out more, we spoke to some professionals and how they feel about their freelancing engineering career.
  • Sometimes getting time off work for interviews can be daunting and may even have you second guessing your jobs-search. However, there are a lot of things you can do to aid your job search and help get the process moving. Keep reading to find out our tips.
  • Here at the IET, we can support you with all aspects of the Professional Registration journey. Read more to find out how we can help you and how to begin writing your application.
  • When you find yourself considering relocating for a job, there are, of course, many different factors that you should begin considering before you apply for a role. Continue reading for some advice and more information about relocating for your job.
  • When preparing for an interview, some can often worry about what to bring with them. It's not often discussed, unless employers want something specific from you. Here is a list of a few essential things you may want to think about taking to your next interview.
  • A crucial Part of job-seeking is having the ability to adapt to whatever is thrown at you. Resilience is about being able to bounce back and carry on and learn from your experiences, even after you have had bad news. It's always best to try and keep going to make sure you reach your goals.
  • Solely funded by their partnered sponsors, with a clear goal to educate and innovate; nucleargraduates is a graduate scheme like no other.
  • Working efficiently doesn’t always refer to working in a job role, you may need a little push to make your job-hunt more efficient too. The tips below can be used for any work situation you have!
  • The CEMAST campus at Fareham College opened in 2014 and is the Centre of Excellence in Engineering, Manufacturing and Advanced Skills Training. Due to ongoing success, they are expanding! Keep reading to find out how you could land your next job at CEMAST.
  • Rescheduling a job interview may not be something you want to do, but sometimes there is no way around it. Use our tips on how to reschedule your interview and it can leave you feeling a lot better about the situation.
  • Applying for a job online has become the norm for many job-seekers, it is said to be quicker and more efficient. However, there can be things that may prevent your CV from making it through some online filters. Read our tips below to try and prevent this happening to you and get your CV read!
  • LinkedIn is known as one of the most professional forms of online social media. So how can you utilise it for your own job-search? Keep reading for our tips and guidance on how to set up your LinkedIn profile and how to get recruiters to notice you!
  • This year's theme for National Women in Engineering Day is #TransformTheFuture. Read more to find out how you can get involved and help raise awareness.
  • Ergo Consulting aspires to become the first-choice provider of engineering services to New Zealand’s power and energy industry. Engineering and design are a huge passion for the business and finding the right engineers that share the same passion is crucial. Read more about Ergo Consulting and wh...
  • Sometimes the most daunting part of your early career can be leaving education with no work experience. Sometimes getting industry experience before leaving school just isn't going to happen, but there are plenty of ways around it. Keep reading and see how you can make sure your application gets ...
  • Second interviews are a frequent occurrence for most job-seekers and just like the initial interview, there are ways you can prepare and make the most of the opportunity. Keep reading to find our tips on tackling a second interview.