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Career Coaching – The New Horizons way

Career Coaching – The New Horizons way

At New Horizons Careers, we put coaching at the heart of everything we do: whether that’s working with individuals or groups of colleagues; supporting someone through a career change or an MD transitioning to the challenges of becoming Chief Executive. It’s all part...

What are the benefits of an Outplacement Programme?

What are the benefits of an Outplacement Programme?

Outplacement is a term which conjures up different definitions to different professions. People from the HR and L&D professions may be only too familiar with the need to source Outplacement services at some time in their career, and this article seeks to explain...

How to have a successful Video Interview

How to have a successful Video Interview

In the last few months virtual interviews have been essential in order for employers to continue with recruitment. The norm has shifted due to social distancing measures and even the final stages of the recruitment process now have to take place online.  How do you...

Why now is a good time for executive coaching

Why now is a good time for executive coaching

Career coaching helps people to decide what they want out of life and their career. It is particularly useful at times of change – And change is now more than ever on on the agenda. Changes in attitudes to the work-life balance; perhaps a realisation that that long...

Why your company needs an outplacement scheme

Why your company needs an outplacement scheme

Letting go of employees is always difficult, however HR leaders can provide the best possible support during any redundancy process with an outplacement programme that is right for the company and for the people. Likewise, if you are leaving your company, whether it...

International Coaching Week

International Coaching Week

This week, April 29th –May 5th, 2019, we are celebrating International Coaching Week, a week-long celebration that educates the public about the value of working with a professional coach and acknowledges the results and progress made through the coaching...

5 things to remove from your LinkedIn profile

5 things to remove from your LinkedIn profile

There are five basic things we believe every LinkedIn user should remove from their profile: An unprofessional profile photo Too many LinkedIn profile photos are blurry, in weird settings, or just bad photos that don't represent their owners as professional people....

How to harness the power of your LinkedIn profile

How to harness the power of your LinkedIn profile

LinkedIn can be one of the most powerful job search tools that allows you to highlight your key skills and expertise. A completed, professional LinkedIn profile which provides relevant information will make you more attractive to employers and recruiters. Research...