I recently took part in a school careers event. The school in question is progressive in that it goes out of it’s way to engage with employers and provide it’s pupils with something “more than” advice about courses and routes towards a job. At our first conversation, the careers teacher had asked a common question:… Continue reading What can bizenko do for my school, that we can’t do ourselves?
Here’s a great video (4 minutes) describing the dilemma facing most job-seekers. The subject in this story (James) has been job-searching since graduating in 2012 (three years at the time of publication), but he just can’t get the breakthrough in to a marketing job. James takes the initiative with an unusual stunt, and manages to… Continue reading Watch the hiring manager hit the nail on the head!
Ray Piggott (LLB, CEng, Fiet) has enjoyed a highly successful managerial career in a number of prominent international businesses within the telecommunications, computer and engineering industries. Ray has worked for British companies as well as foreign owned corporations, in a number of different countries around the world. This breadth of experience led Ray to write a book that the Bizenko founders consider to be an essential read for anyone graduating from the British education system. It has taken us a long time to learn some of the lessons Ray spells out in his book. For those with ambitions to progress in any career, this book is invaluable (â��We could be contendersâ�� ISBN â�� 1-85252-526-6 Published by management books).