That's all for tonight's very quiet Q&A session! We will be here the same time next week to answer your careers questions.

If you missed this evening’s session you can still contact an adviser from 8am till 10pm, 7 days a week.

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If you’ve had a long break over Christmas and New Year, you might have had time to reconsider your career.

Do you know your next move? What do you want to achieve in 2017?

Rachel is here until 9pm to answer your questions on anything relating to careers, education, employment or training.
Good workers never blame their tools. Kit yourself out with our career tools & make the best of the year ahead.
Our Q&A session is now live! Send your careers questions this way - Rachel will be here until 9pm to help you take your next steps in the right direction.
Not long left to go until tonight’s Q&A. If you're thinking about a new career, looking to brush up on your skills or deciding what qualifications may be useful, Rachel is available to answer your questions from 7pm until 9pm this evening.
Just 6 weeks until National Apprenticeship Week 2017 #NAW2017 - 6-10 March! What have you got planned? [ Ow.ly Link ]
Expert careers adviser Rachel Locke will be live on Facebook tonight from 7pm till 9pm to answer all your questions on careers, education, employment and training. Not available? Send us your questions early. #NationalCareers - here to help.
Learning new skills may cost a little – but not learning new skills can cost you more in the long run. If you keep your skills up-to-date you will have a wider choice of jobs, possibly earn more and be in demand by employers
How you write your CV and covering letter is up to you, but there are some basic rules to follow if you want to create the best impression:
• Your CV should be tailored to the job you’re applying for
• Include a personal statement
• Keep it current and do not leave gaps
• Tell the truth
• Your CV should be no more than two pages long and have line spaces between each section

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Learning usually costs something, whether you’re planning to do a full-time, part-time or self-study course. We can provide information and advice on how to pay for your learning, what support is out there for you and where to find it
Has it been a while since you've updated your CV?
Aimee Bateman - Careercake.com explains how to improve your CV and maximise your chances of getting that dream job in 2017.
Are you looking to learn something new? You can search for a course on our website by entering a relevant keyword or phrase into the box that says ‘course name or subject’ and clicking the search button [ Ow.ly Link ]
The Skills Health Check Tools are a set of online questionnaires that will generate a report. It is designed to give you information about your skills, interests and motivations in the workplace. The tools help you to think about the kinds of jobs that might be best for you in the future [ Ow.ly Link ]

Skills health check

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That's all for tonight's live Q&A session, we'll be back at the same time next week to answer more of your questions online. If you missed me this evening our expert advisers are available 7 days a week from 8am till 10pm.
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Not long left to get your questions in for this evenings Q&A! I'll be here till 9pm to answer any questions about careers, education, employment and training.
Yesterday saw the UCAS closing date for most undergraduate degrees, didn't get your application in? not sure if uni is right for you? want to apply but don't know how? We're here to help you with everything UCAS.
January celebrates National Hobby month! Have you ever thought about how you can turn your hobby into a career? Want to do something you love for a living? Send me a message tonight, I'm here to help!
I'm here till 9pm this evening to answer any careers questions you may have. We've had some great questions already this evening, keep them coming!
Good evening everyone! Happy Monday and welcome to our first live Q&A of 2017. Is this year the start of a new you? Whether you need support on careers, education, employment or training I'm here to help and offer expert advice.
Our live Q&A's are back for 2017! With the New Year upon us is it time for a new you? If you're thinking about a new career, new job, new skills or new qualifications join Sophie tonight from 7pm-9pm.