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In 2012, mother and son, Sanjay & Shashi Aggarwal, launched Spice Kitchen, a family-owned artisanal spice and tea company. They quickly learned that digital skills were crucial to launching a successful business. Lucky for us, they offered to share some tips on how to launch a business online.
‘Let’s Talk About’ is our series of videos offering practical digital skills advice to help you grow. Oli Barrett, described by Wired magazine as one of the “most connected people in Britain”, shares his advice on how you can grow your career and business by building a strong and effective network.
Building your brand is critical to reaching your career goals and climbing the career ladder. A strong brand clarifies your strengths and helps build trust and credibility with others. This short course—part of the Women Transforming Tech series—helps young women in tech understand how to leverage their unique personal brand to meet their professional goals. Syamla Bandla—a tech leader and current director of product engineering at Facebook—explains why a personal brand is so beneficial, and shows how to define, promote, and evolve your brand. She also describes how personal branding can be applied to overcome obstacles and how introverts can use their brand to build connections.
Job interviews can be daunting, but remember this is your time to shine and show employers what you can offer. BT Sport’s Andrew Mensah shares his dos and don’ts for video interviews, and we hear from our panel with some final tips on bagging your dream job.
Finding a great job starts with writing a great resume, one that speaks to your personal and professional strengths. Learn how to write a resume that stands out and makes employers take notice. Stacey A. Gordon, cofounder of Career Incubator, has made it her life's work to help others find the jobs and build the careers of their dreams. In this course, she walks through the basics of resume writing for job seekers, as well as a few extra job search basics such as identifying companies to work for and determining fit.
It can be tough to stay motivated when you are looking for work. BT Sport’s Andrew Mensah is joined by young entrepreneur Jack Parsons, CEO of The Youth Group, to share his advice on keeping a positive mindset and setting your career goals.
We’ve launched a Small Business Support Scheme, introducing a range of new measures to help small business boost their connectivity, cash flow and confidence.
Vital info to help you and your business in this time of crisis - a programme of webinars you can access online.