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  • 5 Great Work Abroad Jobs to Consider for Your Gap Year

    Posted on Monday, March 16, 2020 by Peter ManleyNo comments

    5 Great Work Abroad Jobs to Consider for Your Gap Year by Peter Manley If you just recently graduated from college and are planning to take a gap year living in another country, good for you! A gap year is an experience that is truly life-changing, helping you to learn about a completely different culture while helping others and growing as a person. Naturally, unless you have a lot of money that ...

  • Outside IR35 or Inside IR35: How to Determine Where You Fall

    Posted on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 by Peter ManleyNo comments

    Outside IR35 or Inside IR35: How to Determine Where You Fall by Peter Manley If you’ve never heard of ‘outside IR35’ and ‘inside IR35’, those terms may sound like some high-caliber government lingo that is either none of your concern or something to definitely be mindful of. So which is it? The answer, in short, is both. More specifically, it all depends on which of the two categories you fall ...

  • 5 Amazing Tech Jobs That Require Zero Coding Experience

    Posted on Friday, January 24, 2020 by Petr ManleyNo comments

    5 Amazing Tech Jobs That Require Zero Coding Experience by Peter Manley Let’s face it––coding isn’t for everyone. As a completely unique language within itself, coding requires a certain level of analytical skill, which makes for a difficult barrier to entry. When it comes to coding, there are two types of people in the world. There are those who just get it and can code like there’s no tomorrow. ...

  • How many jobs should I apply for?

    Posted on Monday, December 23, 2019 by James WhiteNo comments

    How many jobs should I apply for? Is there a perfect number? This is question that recruiters, career advisors & anybody within the job industry hears time after time. At Hired Direct, this always gets us thinking 🤔 especially with the amount of emails we receive asking this very question. For us it creates the proceeding question of 'Is there an optimal number of jobs to apply for?' The jury is ...

  • The Cannabis Effect: How It’s Bringing Growth to the Job Market & Economy

    Posted on Monday, December 16, 2019 by Peter Manley5 comments

    The Cannabis Effect: How It’s Bringing Growth to the Job Market & Economy Let’s face it––cannabis (or marijuana) has always been a bit of a mixed bag. For some, it is a highly revered natural plant that comes with a list of benefits for health and mood. For others, it is instead looked at as a burden to society or responsible for the rising levels of drug use by adolescents. Regardless of your ...