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How to stay healthy in the workplace
How to stay healthy in the workplace
The average person will work 1,791 hours a year, which totals  84,171 hours over the course of their career. T...
How Travis Perkins supports ex-Armed Forces members
How Travis Perkins supports ex-Armed Forces members
Just over two years ago, Travis Perkins signed the Armed Forces Covenant, becoming the 1500th organisation to do so. Our effo...
The ultimate guide to your first week in a new job
The ultimate guide to your first week in a new job
A new job is always exciting, especially if it’s your first ever. You’ve made it through the interview stage and ...
Tom, Digital Merchandiser - CCF
Tom, Digital Merchandiser - CCF
At CCF, I am a Digital Merchandiser with the role of maintaining and updating the CCF and Tradeline website, which can invo...
Victoria, Digital Marketing Apprentice
Victoria, Digital Marketing Apprentice
Victoria Nazarov is one of Group Technology Services’ first colleagues to take on the challenge of an apprenticeship. M...
What are interviewers looking for during a job interview?
What are interviewers looking for during a job interview?
Every job role – and therefore every interview is different, but there are some traits that hiring managers and recruit...
How important is customer service – and how can you improve your skills?
How important is customer service – and how can you improve your skills?
Many jobs require you to communicate directly with customers, making them an important part of presenting the company’s...
Common job hunting hurdles — and how to overcome them
Common job hunting hurdles — and how to overcome them
Job hunting can sometimes feel as time-consuming as a full-time job itself. If you’re unsure where to begin, or feel ov...
From school to success: how to plan your career after sixth form
From school to success: how to plan your career after sixth form
CVs. Personal statements. Taxes. Loans. Welcome to the world of adulthood. You’ve completed your secondary school or si...
Celebrating apprentices at Travis Perkins
Celebrating apprentices at Travis Perkins
Apprenticeships aren’t just for 16-year-old school leavers. They provide an innovative and practical approach to studyi...
5 types of interview questions – and how to ace them
5 types of interview questions – and how to ace them
Successfully getting an interview for your dream role is a big achievement and it’s one of the hardest parts of the job...
How job sharing benefits both team members and Travis Perkins
How job sharing benefits both team members and Travis Perkins
When Birmingham’s BSS Industrial Smethwick branch experienced business growth that led to expanded hours, Branch Manage...

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