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  Meet Eleanor, our lady on the front line, dealing with the smooth-running of our Guernsey & Jersey offices Q: What skill would you like to master? Cinematography or Ballet (one cerebral, one physical) Q: When people come to you for help, what do they usually want help with? Advice...

  Interviews, for many, can be rather daunting. If you've managed to secure yourself an interview for a role, it's always best to prepare to the best of your ability, taking the time to revise and rehearse, treating the process much like an exam. With that said,...

  Being micromanaged is an unfortunate working situation that can sometimes be harder to spot and certainly harder to fix. It can make your job more difficult, can make you feel untrusted and it can stifle your creativity. Understand failings and mitigate them Can you see where there...

The Pride of Guernsey Awards, which is an annual event organised by and hosted at the Guernsey Press, returns again this year on October 5th. We are once again supporting the event as headline sponsor as well as sponsoring the Customer Service of the Year...

  Get to know Senior Consultant, Christine Bangor-Jones, aspiring baker, Canadian and former drama student! Q: What skill would you like to master? How to make bread! I love cooking and I’m good at the savoury stuff but always end up with a soggy bottom when I try...

  We all know that interviews can be tricky which is why it is always a good idea to go prepared. Always ensure you take your time when answering each question. There is absolutely no rush! It’s also important to provide tangible examples and back each answer...

  For the majority of us, our daily working lives go on within their allocated hours and, come the end of our working day, we can switch off, feet up and (for some and family commitments willing) get some "me time". However, there are many occasions where...

We are delighted and feel very privileged to once again be the overall sponsor for Pride of Guernsey as well as the Customer Service of the Year Award. Pride of Guernsey is an extremely well put together and worthwhile awards ceremony that recognises the very...

Asking for ‘X’ years of experience in a given profession is a common tick box exercise, that a lot of the time, its downsides aren’t fully thought through and can be a massive roadblock for job applicants. Whether would-be applicants give up at the first...

More and more companies are seeing the value in investing in their staff’s education and skills, whether through professional qualifications, short courses or seminars. It’s undoubtedly a worthwhile investment, as the famous quote perfectly puts it; “What if I train them and they leave? But...