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Unemployment rate in Switzerland: still too old to work at 50?

25th May 2018 was the day the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect. I’m not sure about you, but I have never received so many emails in my inbox on one day to review privacy policies or informing that I could unsubscribe from newsletters. In fact, the deadline came and went and…
Getting Hired on LinkedIn Steps

Get hired on LinkedIn with these 5 simple steps

Linkedin has revolutionized the world of recruitment for employers and candidates alike. With more than 10 million active job listings on the site, according to the LinkedIn blog, the company also has half a billion members in 200 countries and access to over 9 million companies. So, is LinkedIn right in claiming that a job…

Retirement from Sport: Bow out like Beckham

With the end of the football season just around the corner, some footballers will be thinking seriously about retirement. Perhaps their contract is not going to be renewed, age is catching up with them or they just know that the time is right to hang up their boots for good. Retirement from sport is challenging…

The real reason you’re not finding a job

An article published on the BBC website recently entitled “Fat people earn less and have a harder time finding work” highlighted the impact appearance has on a person’s likelihood of finding a job. The article cites research findings from the University of Exeter that found that being overweight often leads to lower opportunities in life,…