Cover Letter Tips

A cover letter is an important document to include in your job applications along with your CV. Here are some of our tips to make sure your cover letter is the best it could be! Tailor your cover letter to the job applicationEmployers want to read a cover letter that is relevant to their company

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DEALERS AND DRIVE MY CAREER CELEBRATE WOMEN’S DAY TO HIGHLIGHT OPPORTUNITIES IN AUTOMOTIVE

On the occasion of the International Women’s Day 2021, Drive My Career shares success stories and testimonials of women working in the automotive industry across different business areas. International Women’s Day (IWD) celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. The theme

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Finding the right job for you

Job searching can be really daunting, especially when you’re not quite sure what you want to do. It might seem like everyone has a plan and their careers figured out but that can change, multiple times actually! Speaking from experience when I was fresh out of school I was looking to do a degree in

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DRIVE MY CAREER REACHES OVER 600,000 PEOPLE DURING APPRENTICESHIP WEEK

Drive My Career members have taken part in the third ‘Apprentice Takeover’ campaign to raise awareness of the multiple apprenticeship opportunities in the retail automotive industry during the National Apprentice Week 2021 which took place between 8 and 14 February. Drive My Career is the employment platform launched by the National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA)

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Sytner Group launches Driven by Design competition to support teachers and parents during lockdown.

Sytner Group, in partnership with the Institute of the Motor Industry, is launching a new competition named Driven by Design to support secondary school students, parents, guardians and teachers with the immense pressure that they currently face when it comes to juggling home schooling and their other life commitments throughout lockdown. Sytner Group has a

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Mental Health, Anxiety and Stress Tips – Ben

Ben is the charity dedicated to supporting the people of the automotive industry – people just like you! The charity works with people to improve their lives by enhancing their health and wellbeing through its free and confidential online self-help, helpline and support services. Ben provides life-changing support to those facing crisis, as well as

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Job Search Tips

Searching for a new job can be a difficult task! Therefore, we have put together some tips to make it easier for you. Explore many job sites: Try to look at a range of job sites. Different job sites can show different jobs, so, you want to be able to explore all the opportunities out

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DRIVE MY CAREER REVEALS IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON YOUNG PEOPLE’S JOBS

– COVID-19 has had a profound impact on young people’s jobs, Drive My Career survey reveals – More than 40% of young people’s jobs affected by COVID – Searching for a job has been significantly more difficult than usual Drive My Career is the employment initiative launched by the National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA) in

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Online Job Interview Tips

Here are our top tips to have a successful online job interview! Technology test run: Before your online interview, make sure you have checked that all your technology works. This includes webcam, microphone, and your sound speakers. Having a test run before the interview will allow you to know if there are any issues before the

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DRIVE MY CAREER REVEALS IMPORTANCE OF JOB STABILITY TO YOUNG PEOPLE

– Job stability is very important to young people, Drive My Career survey reveals – Health care, annual leave and pension scheme are the most valued perks – More than one in three respondents in sectors outside automotive do not feel secure in their job Drive My Career is the employment initiative launched by the National

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