How To Find A Job That’s Worth Getting Up For On A Cold Winter Morning

John Lees is a leading career strategist and author of How to Get a Job You Love. He shares six steps to help you find the right job. Work absorbs a great deal of your best energy and attention, and takes out a large chunk of your working life – so choosing what you do […]

23rd January 2019

Leading Veterans Charity Shares Weekly Career Advice Across Forces Radio BFBS

Officers’ Association (OA) Career Consultants will give employment and transition advice to Service Personnel on Forces Radio BFBS. Every week, Chris Kaye, a presenter for BFBS Catterick will discuss with an OA Career Consultant a different aspect of starting a new career after leaving the Armed Forces. Upcoming topics include coping with the challenge of […]

11th January 2018

Prepare for Your New Career

The OA interviewed Ben Keene and Skye Robertson, from Escape the City, about changing careers. Here are some of their thoughts. About Escape the City Escape the City is a global career change community for people who want to do work that matters to them. It believes in building a future where work powers a happier and […]

7th November 2017

Mind Flip Chat and Q&A with Zena Everett

This webinar focuses on how to flip your focus away from yourself and instead look outwards – to the value you add and the problems you, uniquely, can solve for other people. During this ‘fire-side’ style chat and Q&A with Zena Everett, Organisational Psychologist, Cognitive Behavioural Coach and author of Mind Flip, Zena will focus […]

17th October 2017

How to Approach Corporate Organisations

Approaching a large, corporate organisation needn’t be a daunting task. Get employment tips on how to approach corporate organisations from the perspective of a a military officer in this webinar. Head of Talent Brand at Deloitte, Liz Coombs, shares her dos and don’ts of job seeking in the corporate world, along with further tips from […]

21st October 2014

Your CV – The Myths and Reality

The digital age is upon us. Offering fast and simple solutions to just about anything, the CV has and will continue to evolve rapidly with the progression of digitalisation. This is certainly true of our current online job search but your CV remains as powerful as ever and acts as your baseline throughout the application […]

16th February 2017

Changing Career Post Transition

Feeling unfulfilled and disengaged from your job and career is a sure sign that now is the time to move on. Recognising this is easy – taking the steps necessary to rediscovering yourself is the tricky part. Imagine waking up each morning, knowing you have a job to go to that stimulates your interests and […]

10th February 2017