Whatever stage of your career you’re at, you can add to your employability appeal and therefore ability to land a job you’ll love, be happy and progress in by using the experiences you gather along the way.

View everything you do in the context of ‘how could this be useful to me at work?’ so when you attend interviews and/or present yourself you can illustrate what you’re saying with experience.

As an employer, I’d always favour someone who could tell me what they could do for my business and how, in practical terms, to one who quoted a whole lot of theory. Nowadays, experience isn’t always valued as much as it was by previous generations because it’s possible to access anything you need to know literally at the touch ...

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