Tag Archives: jobs

How to write a covering email

covering email letter

Just as with a covering letter, the covering emails for job applications will be the first thing a potential employer finds out about you – so you better make it good! Last year I shared an extract from my 2009 book Winning Cover Letters for First-Time Job Hunters and included a cover letter template to get people […]

Flexibility: The key to changing your career at 40

changing career at 40

Changing your career at 40 can be perfectly manageable – as I’ve demonstrated for Changing careers at 30 and 50 year olds changing career in previous posts. At 40 years old an individual is still young enough to cope with the physical demands of a new job, but old enough to have collected valuable experience. But, whether […]

AS Careers Job Search and Career Change Events

As well as a host of Jobs and Careers events coming up this Winter, AS Careers own internal events coming up too. Get in touch with us about any of the events detailed below – we look forward to helping you achieve your job and career goals. Improving your job prospects Friday 23rd November 2012 – […]

Careers And Jobs Events in Norfolk This Winter

If you are job hunting and trying to improve your prospects and confidence these events might be helpful for you to attend or find out more about. October Confidence Building Workshop –WEETU October 17th (All day) Contact WEETU (Women’s Employment, Enterprise and Training Unit) on 01603 283490 (please check eligibility for this event) Energise Your Future […]

Keeping Focused – Do what really gets results

I like lots of people complain about not having enough time, or not achieving everything but these are only symptoms very often of a lack of focus. Being focused is particularly important when looking for a future job or career move because it is much more likely we are going to be successful if we […]

Training events in Norfolk

There are some great training events being held by Business Revolution Check out some of the topics covered like an Introduction to Social Media and also How to maximise your LinkedIn profile. Some of this training is free others range from charges of up to £55.00. Check it out. Forum Events   For those needing […]

OK Conference

The idea behind the conference was very different from what you might expect of a normal jobs fair. There were stalls from providers of training and also employers but the conference involved expert speakers from local employers, recruitment agencies, career advisers, and even image retailers taking questions from George and the audience about real issues […]

Free Intensive careers workshops

AS Careers founder, Ann Starkie, will be running a series of free, intensive 1 day workshops designed to help people back into work or increase their present job prospects. Promoting Yourself in the Job Market The next workshop will be held every month at Open in Norwich This session is aimed at ensuring you have everything in one […]

Free Career Guidance in Norwich

client receiving career guidance

AS Careers runs free one to one career clinic sessions at the Open in Norwich The sessions last for 45 minutes and are held up to 6 days a week. Job search help and advice The careers clinic sessions covers the following topics: Diagnosing what jobs you may be suitable for Looking at opportunities locally Help […]