Email Etiquette

Keep it short. Easy to read, short and clear. Shrink sentences and list items. Save everyone's time by linking to the resources instead of leaving everyone to find them individually.Reply to all. Always remember to reply to all, the most common mistake amongst teams is lack of communication. Check that everyone relevant is included. Carbon [...]

Black History Month – Black Success Stories – Daniel

Black History Month – Black Success Stories – Daniel

1)     Brief Introduction to yourself and what you currently do, and what your main interests are   Hey, my name is Daniel Malaolu and I am currently on my placement year at PayPal as an Integration Engineer. If you couldn’t already tell by my surname, I am Nigeran! I have lived in London for my whole life, [...]

How To Show Respect in The Workplace?

How To Show Respect in The Workplace?

• Treat people with respect and kindness. • Listen to what your colleagues have to say and understand their thought process before expressing your own opinion. • Never insult, name-call or belittle other people or their opinions. • Be aware of your body language, tone of voice and your facial expressions when you are speaking [...]

Tips: Working Full-Time and How To Balance Friendships/Relationships – Work Life Balance

Tips: Working Full-Time and How To Balance Friendships/Relationships – Work Life Balance

Top Tips: To Balance Working Full-Time with Investing in Friendships/Relationships Make the most out the time you spend togetherCall them on your lunch break to have a catch up or message them to see how their day is goingMake time to celebrate milestones in their lives e.g. birthdays, job anniversaries and etcSend them funny memes- [...]

Working For A Small Firm vs Big Firm

Working For A Small Firm vs Big Firm

When deciding which organisation you would like to work for, an important factor to take into account is the size of the firm. This article will focus on the major differences between working at a small firm vs big firm. Small firms often have a transformational culture, whereas larger firms have a transactional culture: From [...]

Exploring Different Careers Whilst at University

Exploring Different Careers Whilst at University

Recently, I finalised my studies at Goldsmiths, the University of London where I studied a BSc in Psychology and Management. I was reflecting and realised that I had explored so many different industries leading up and whilst at university, all of which made me understand things I am interested and things I am not so [...]