Career resources

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 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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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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‘I was so excited to be able to study again’

‘I was so excited to be able to study again’

Gracia Irvine is Marketing Executive at Meteor Inkjet Ltd and was named a Rising Star in 2021. We spoke to her about her job and how the award has supported her career aspirations.  ‘I have worked in the industrial inkjet industry for nearly four years, supporting the...

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National Apprenticeship Week 2022

National Apprenticeship Week 2022

Apprenticeships offer a practical entry into your chosen career, combining hands-on experience alongside your studies. This National Apprenticeship Week (7-13th February), we are celebrating all the reasons we think apprenticeships are brilliant. Range of...

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Free training resources to boost your career

Free training resources to boost your career

Technologies and processes are constantly evolving. To keep your career on track, extra training is a great way to upskill, build confidence and open new opportunities.  Some training courses can be pricey, but we believe skills development should be accessible for...

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Using LinkedIn to support your career

Using LinkedIn to support your career

Whether you are looking for a job, a fresh start or advice, LinkedIn can be a fantastic resource. However, it can also be a big time waster if you don’t know how to get the best from it. To help, we’ve compiled some of our top tips to make a LinkedIn profile that...

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