While the start-up versus corporation question is a vast oversimplification of options, it’s a useful exercise in thinking about ourselves as professionals and the environments in which we prefer to work.
Before deciding to become a freelancer, regardless of the sector, it’s worth speaking to someone who’s already taken the plunge and can tell you what to expect and what to look out for.
Apprenticeships are a mixed bag. Some are great ways to break into an industry for hands-on experience and valuable training. Others are a sham that will leave you with little in the bank and few measurable skills.
In the last few years, the British Army Reserve has become an increasingly popular choice for students and professionals alike.
Are you a lorry driver day-dreaming of a life as a graphic designer? Are you an IT consultant consumed by the desire to open a smoothie bar?