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What to expect at a Rising Star Awards interview

What to expect at a Rising Star Awards interview

Interviews can be a daunting prospect, with Zoom adding an extra layer of challenge. How will you come across? Will you say too much or too little? We’re here to ease your mind and let you know what to expect in your Rising Stars interview. Before the interview...

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Learning at Work Week

Learning at Work Week

Learning at Work Week puts a spotlight on the importance of continual learning and development in the workplace. This is something that we champion in the wider print sector, especially with young people starting out in their careers. To help navigate the information...

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How Integrity Print support employee mental health

How Integrity Print support employee mental health

According to mental health charity Mind, at least one in six workers is experiencing common mental health problems, including anxiety and depression. We spoke to Dave Gill, Health, Safety and Environment Manager at Integrity Print, to find out about what they do to...

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How to handle financial, work and personal stress

How to handle financial, work and personal stress

We have all felt stress at one point in our lives, but when it perseveres or becomes hard to manage it’s important to try and reduce it. This Stress Awareness Month we wanted to highlight the different support available when dealing with financial, workplace and...

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How to find what career skills you’re missing

How to find what career skills you’re missing

Upskilling is a great way to support your career development, but it can be confusing to know where to start. To help, we’ve listed ways to find your skills gaps, and how to fill them in.  Your current employer A good place to start is your current job role and...

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Rising Star, Alexandra Lunn

Rising Star, Alexandra Lunn

Alexandra Lunn, a design director, was the recipient of a Rising Star Award back in 2011. She was one of nine winners who were supported to help their career development in the early years of the awards. Studying Visual Communication as a student at the Glasgow School...

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How winning has helped our Rising Stars

How winning has helped our Rising Stars

Being named a Rising Star can help you reach your career goals. Don’t take our word for it though, here are just some of our previous Rising Stars on how their award has boosted their skills.  ‘I would thoroughly recommend others to apply for a Rising Star award. The...

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How to take charge of your career development

How to take charge of your career development

It’s important to take the time to think about your career and the goals you want to achieve. To help, we’ve compiled some top tips to help take charge of your development.  Talk to your employer Having an open conversation with your line manager or HR department is a...

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Rising Star gains a promotion thanks to award

Rising Star gains a promotion thanks to award

Rachael Hunt works at Visual Print and Design, a Lincoln-based print and design company. Last year she was named a Rising Star and has gone from strength to strength since then. We caught up with her a year on to find out how the award has supported her career. ...

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