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Futureheads Top Tips series: Considering a career change

Authors: Jon Wall – Client Director, Rohan Maheswaran – Team Manager, Engineering There are a huge number of reasons anyone could consider a career change at any given time, but particularly in a downturn this idea could prove more tempting. Here are the things to consider: Get prepared – many jobs sound interesting in theory, … Continue reading “Futureheads Top Tips series: Considering a career change”

Futureheads Five Stories – Sandy Manuel

Sandy Manuel is the co-founder of baytree.co, whose mission is to help create a better model of impact and disrupt venture with real ROI. He’s taught and led teams within innovation over a 20 year period, creating new innovation frameworks based on the patterns of successful businesses from the last century.   What’s the story … Continue reading “Futureheads Five Stories – Sandy Manuel”

Futureheads Five Stories – Cynthia Savard Saucier

Cynthia is head of UX at Shopify, and co-author of Tragic Design (O’Reilly). She has a knack for solving complex problems from a business and human lens. Her range of experience has brought her broad recognition as a leading expert in ecommerce and UX. In addition to her day job, Cynthia is regularly invited to … Continue reading “Futureheads Five Stories – Cynthia Savard Saucier”

Futureheads Five Stories – Margaret Hanley

Mags Hanley is a career coach, mentor and trainer, based in Melbourne Australia. She has worked in UX for over 25 years in the US, UK and Australia. Her passion is to help UX professionals find into the roles that suits them best. She works with primarily with senior practitioners moving into leadership, and senior … Continue reading “Futureheads Five Stories – Margaret Hanley”

Futureheads Five Stories – Kristen Carter

Throughout her career, Kristen Carter has navigated research, design and development at all stages of the product lifecycle—tackling complex and challenging projects with curiosity, an open mind, and desire for discovering meaningful insights that drive innovative solutions. For our latest instalment of Futureheads Five Stories series, we spoke to the Content Editor turned UX specialist … Continue reading “Futureheads Five Stories – Kristen Carter”

Forever employable: Becoming invincible in a continuously changing workforce

In a landscape that seems to change the moment we get comfortable, staying relevant is rarely a case of sitting back and switching on the autopilot. It’s no secret that the current crisis has left swathes of the population questioning whether they have been moving or hustling in the right direction. In our opinion, there … Continue reading “Forever employable: Becoming invincible in a continuously changing workforce”

Forever employable: Becoming invincible in a continuously changing workforce

On 24th June, Futureheads’ founder Be Kaler Pilgrim will be hosting a talk from Jeff Gothelf – author, executive coach and workshop facilitator working with big companies on agility, transformation and innovation. After spending the first 10 years of his career climbing the corporate ladder, Jeff Gothelf decided to change his approach to staying employed. … Continue reading “Forever employable: Becoming invincible in a continuously changing workforce”

Two Years in Recruitment – Is it for you?

It was on this day two years ago that I packed up all my things and made the move to the big smoke to begin my recruitment career at the age of 20. I thought I was prepared – how naïve I was! Don’t misunderstand me, I wasn’t disillusioned to my abilities but I did … Continue reading “Two Years in Recruitment – Is it for you?”

Our Top 10 Career Development Blogs from 2015

We wrote a lot of great blogs on career development, interviewing better and sprucing up your CVs in 2015. Now that we have stepped into 2016, I’d like to share some of our best blogs from last year to help you get the career you want: 1. Top tips on becoming a successful digital freelancer: … Continue reading “Our Top 10 Career Development Blogs from 2015”

Climbing the Career Ladder: How to Stay Relevant and Valuable in 2016

Photo: Viktor Hanacek Many of us are constantly thinking about how to climb the career ladder and achieve that next career goal. Whether your career is not going quite how you expected, or you’re successful and looking to aim higher, it’s important to take action now to stay on top of your game. Here’s a … Continue reading “Climbing the Career Ladder: How to Stay Relevant and Valuable in 2016”