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  • The journey to your first day after accepting a job offer

    • 26 Sep 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Once you’ve accepted a new job offer, it can feel like a huge weight has been lifted. But what do you need to do now?

  • Why should you consider a career in agricultural engineering?

    • 21 Sep 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Much like other engineering sectors, agricultural combines the knowledge of multiple types of engineering in one place. So, why should you consider it?

  • What are the benefits to temporary and part-time roles?

    • 16 Sep 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    A ‘typical’ 9-5 full time job isn’t for everyone. So, why should you consider temporary or part-time roles?

  • How to handle a counter-offer

    • 12 Sep 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    You’ve accepted a new job offer and handed in your resignation, but your current employer comes back with a counter-offer. What do you do?

  • Retracting your Resignation

    • 7 Sep 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Have you changed your mind and think your new job isn’t what you wanted and are thinking about retracting your resignation? Can you do this and how do you even go about it?

  • How to write a personal statement as a Graduate

    • 2 Sep 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    When writing a personal statement for your first job it can feel very daunting on the first try. This article talks about the importance of one for an application and how to write one as a graduate.

  • How to apply for multiple jobs at once

    • 24 Aug 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    When job seeking, there can be this pressure to find a job as quick as possible. However, rushing through your applications isn’t always the best way to tackle a job search. So, what is the right way to apply for multiple jobs at once?

  • Skills you may have forgotten you have

    • 19 Aug 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    When we start job seeking, we tend to put a lot more focus on certain skills than others. Likelihood is you probably hone a lot more skills that you should be shouting about on your CV.

  • 15 job searching habits you need to quit if you want success

    • 15 Aug 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    If you’re finding that your job search is getting you nowhere, chances are you need to change your strategy. Here are a few habits you need to quit if you want to find more success with your job search.

  • Ways to look after your mental health in the workplace

    • 10 Aug 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Whether you work from home or go into a workplace, we all deserve to have a good physical and mental state. There are a number of ways you can look after your mental health whilst getting back to your original work routine.

  • How to become an aerospace engineer

    • 5 Aug 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    A career in aerospace engineering can lead you to working with cutting edge technology and working for some amazing employers. This article is all about aerospace engineering and what it can offer you.

  • Why you should be selective about the jobs you apply for

    • 1 Aug 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    When job seeking you should think about what you want from a role and why you are job seeking. So why should you be selective about the jobs you apply for?

  • How to effectively integrate pronouns into your CV / job hunting

    • 27 Jul 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    The use of pronouns is becoming more of a common practice, and you may have noticed this on social media platforms, like LinkedIn. simply including pronouns in your documents can help someone and yourself more than you may know.

  • Professional registration Categories

    • 22 Jul 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    When deciding whether to apply for professional registration, the IET are licenced to award four different categories. Which one would be best for you and your career?

  • Do you leave a bad job or a bad boss?

    • 18 Jul 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    The age-old question - do you leave a bad job or is it all down to bad management? Hopefully, by the time you finish reading this article, you’ll be able to determine if you want a new job or just a change in management.

  • Civil engineering - What are the benefits and is it the right sector for you?

    • 13 Jul 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Engineering can highly benefit society and can bring your creative side. Albert Einstein said, “Scientists investigate that which already is; Engineers create that which has never been” So, what do you want to get from your engineering career?

  • 4 reasons why you're going to be a successful engineer

    • 8 Jul 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Success means different things to different people, depending on what you want out of your career and out of life, defines your success and achievements. So don’t measure your own success on the people around you.

  • IET Advantage Schemes

    • 4 Jul 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    For members of the IET Advantage Schemes we are here to help you at each step of your engineering journey and sometimes, at the beginning is when things can feel the most difficult.

  • Why more experienced professionals shouldn’t be afraid of a career re-direction

    • 29 Jun 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Age or level of experience shouldn’t be something that gets in your way and we have some advice on why you shouldn’t be afraid to take the plunge and redirect your career in the way you want!