2021 may not be as turbulent a year as 2020 has been but with Brexit coming into effect and the impact of COVID-19 still being felt, it is still like to be a complex and uncertain time. Read More
Since 2006 I have been advising clients facing the ordeal of a political selection interview. I like to keep my advice positive and upbeat but I’ve seen a lot of howlers committed, some more often than others. One error might not lose it for you but several together will guarantee you another rejection letter. The good news is that basic errors are easy to avoid, if you can recognise them.
Every year, dozens of public appointments are advertised by government departments. They offer a great opportunity to contribute to the governance of the UK as well as a way for ambitious leaders to enhance their CVs. Many are also very well paid. Read More
All candidates will need to complete a three page ‘Candidate CV’. This is the vital first stage in the selection process so it needs to be done well.