How to Beat the Back to Work Blues
With the Christmas period well and truly over, returning to work is now upon us. No matter how much we love our jobs, getting back to it’s always hard. This blog will help you shake off the January blues and have a happy start back to work.Read More
What Are The Most Common CV Mistakes Which You Should Avoid?
Spelling and grammatical errors
Check, check and check again when it comes to your CV because spelling and grammatical errors are generally always there no matter how confident you are. Grammatical errors imply that you don’t take time over things, and that you don’t care to present yourself properly. Many employers will discard your CV at the first sign of any spelling or grammatical errors.Read More
7 Ways to Stay Warm at Work
With the weather closing in and becoming colder and more miserable, I thought this would be a fitting time to share this blog with you.
I am always cold in the office, so thought I'd share some ways to stay warm.Read More
Advice on How to Cope with Interview Stress
Getting an interview is great but may also fill you with dread. We hope to ease this stress, by giving you some simple ways of how to stay calm, stop stressing and make the best out of your interview.Read More
How to Cope When You Feel Overwhelmed at Work
What Can Cause You to Feel Overwhelmed at Work?
Everyone is different, so what overwhelms you will be individual to you. However, the most common reasons are:Read More
How Can Employers Encourage a Healthy Lifestyle?
We all know how good exercise is for us, and how good many of us are at avoiding it. Exercise doesn’t only make you physically healthier, it also increases your productivity and motivation as well. Lack of exercise or a healthy diet leaves people tending to feel sluggish and less creative at work. Exercise and a healthy lifestyle will also mean you sleep better and have more energy both physically and mentally.Read More
Why are Transferable Skills so Important?
Employers are looking for people who can do a bit of everything, and who have the ability to adapt their skills to the tasks and projects assigned to them.
If you’re sat there thinking you have no transferable skills, you do. These types of skills are learned in everyday life and aren’t just found in the workplace.Read More
Affecto Team Interview: Meet Bradley
This week we welcomed our new delivery consultant Bradley to the team. So, it was only right to dedicate this week’s blog to him.Read More
How to Have a Less Manic Monday
There are multiple reasons why people hate Mondays, from not enjoying their job to not wanting to get out of bed early. This blog will hopefully give you some useful hints and tips on how to avoid ‘just another manic Monday’ as The Bangles say.Read More
National Beer Lover's Day
7th September 2021 marks National Beer Lover’s Day. So, if you missed National Beer Day and International Beer Day, here’s one more for you to celebrate (any excuse for a beer, right?).Read More