Kettle warms the crowd at Start-Up Central

26th June 2020

The experience of the owner of a chain of milkshake outlets during the pandemic gave encouragement to some 200 budding entrepreneurs and small business owners at the annual Start-Up Central event held by Work Avenue and Google’s Digital Garage. The record number of delegates enjoyed sessions delivered via You-Tube and Zoom. Many spoke of how they were...

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Top Tips for Creating the Perfect CV

4th June 2020

  Think like an employer When creating or working on your CV, try to adopt the mindset of an employer and imagine how they would see your CV. It can sometimes be hard writing about yourself as you will have had personal experiences in each job and may have preferred some to others. But try to think about...

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It’s not all gloom in the job market

5th May 2020

By Debbie Sheldon, CEO Who doesn’t love a David Attenborough documentary?  Panoramic shots of the last remaining wildernesses of the world, perhaps the Antarctic where we see endless ice sheets apparently untroubled by any form of life, animal or plant.  And then David speaks to us in his unique sonorous tones to tell us to look...

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