4 Key Reasons to Focus on Mental Health Issues in the Workplace
  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Tuesday 04th February 2020

4 Key Reasons to Focus on Mental Health Issues in the Workplace

Mental Health issues are common in everyday life, Including within the workplace. Employers can’t hide from mental health issues, which are fast becoming an epidemic across workforces in the UK.  No longer can companies turn a blind eye; employ...


4 Tips To Improve Your Career Everyday
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  • Posted Wednesday 15th January 2020

4 Tips To Improve Your Career Everyday

Never assume that you are a master of your career and that you have nothing more to learn; gaining as much knowledge as possible is essential to reach the top. What you will find below is a list of the most significant things I have learnt from others. We might learn things quickly, but sometimes w...


  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Thursday 02nd January 2020

Minimum Wage Increase April 2020

The UK Government has announced that the National Living Wage (the minimum wage for over 25s) is to increase by 6.2% in April 2020....


  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Sunday 17th November 2019

How to make your application stand out from the crowd

We have outlined below some tips to help you along the way when applying for a new position.  Everyone has their own reasons as to why they are looking to move to a new role, but how do you apply for the job and get chosen over the rest? How to apply for the job and get chosen over the rest? ...


  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Tuesday 17th September 2019

Work like a Recruiter - The alternative way to apply for jobs

If you search the internet for “help applying for jobs” you will find lots of insightful articles providing lots of similar information on the best way to apply for jobs. If you take the advice and guidance offered, the chances are you will find a job, but you can make life a lot easier ...


15 Reasons Why You Want This Job
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  • Posted Friday 14th June 2019

15 Reasons Why You Want This Job

The question, “why do you want this job”, is perhaps the ultimate interview question.  Interviewees dread it and some regard it as frustrating and impossible to answer....


20 Step LinkedIn Profile Checklist
  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Monday 03rd June 2019

20 Step LinkedIn Profile Checklist

Having a LinkedIn profile is a great way to be found when you are looking for a career change. Recruiters actively search through LinkedIn to find ideal candidates. If you don’t have a LinkedIn profile or your profile is out of date, the chance of being contacted greatly diminishes. We have p...


  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Tuesday 21st May 2019

15+ Ultimate CV Tips

So you’ve decided to look for a new job, or perhaps you are returning to the workplace after a period away.  Whatever your reasons, you will need a CV in order to apply for a position....


35+ Interview Tips
  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Tuesday 19th March 2019

35+ INTERVIEW TIPS

The inevitable part of getting a new job is the interview process.  Some of us dread it and some of us thrive on the nerves generated during the interview process. ...


5 Tips To Increase Creativity
  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Monday 21st January 2019

5 Tips To Increase Creativity

Creativity runs a business; maybe we already know that deep down. But the real question is how creative are we and how can we transform this creativity into our growth? Well, you don't have to drink your sorrows as we have listed down the best ways to increase creativity. Do what you love. Love ...


8 Most Wackiest Jobs In the UK!
  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Monday 26th November 2018

8 Most Wackiest Jobs In the UK!

Check-a-Salary provides insight on earnings collated across multiple sources for every position in the UK. Access over 55,000 free job description templates and use our job alert service to access over 650,000 jobs at any time. ...


Top Tips When Starting A New Job
  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Saturday 17th November 2018

Top Tips When Starting A New Job

Meet your new Manager before you start your first day It can be very beneficial to meet your new Manager before starting your new position. Sometimes weeks, and possibly months, have passed between your last interview and your starting date. By meeting your manager, you can learn about the company...


Most Appealing Jobs For Students
  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Sunday 04th November 2018

Most Appealing Jobs For Students

Want a well-paid job confused after finishing your studies or whilst studying? Up for something big? But getting about which post you should try your luck with?...


How To Manage A Complex Project At Work
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  • Posted Monday 29th October 2018

How To Manage A Complex Project At Work

Sometimes a project can be pretty overwhelming.  You might be feeling anxious about a complex matter at work, but that's ok. There comes a problematic period in every working person's life, but you've got to act smart and make strategies on how you will overcome the difficulties and win! Li...


Signs You Need A Holiday!
  • By Check-a-Salary
  • Posted Friday 26th October 2018

Signs You Need A Holiday!

Are you tired of working hard and think that you've been living a hectic life recently? Well perhaps it's time for you to take a holiday, which will liven up things a bit. Taking a holiday will allow you to regain some perspective on life and will broaden your mind towards achieving a good work-life...