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Where are all the women – part two!

If you read my last blog post, you’ll know that we were at the flagship event ‘Future of Utilities’ last week. The event itself is a great networking tool – and with some very senior speakers, I did some great learning too. However, what was startling was...

Combat The Nerves

Alongside appearance, punctuality and first impressions, one of the most common components of an interview is the ability to conquer those nerves. Everyone has their own way of dealing with their nerves, from trying to relax on the day of the interview, to listening to...

How to make the perfect CV

It is a fact that a CV gets no more than 30–60 seconds attention so it must have an immediate impact and grab the interest of the reader. Make sure you highlight the most relevant information according to the role you have applied for. This...

Women’s Utility Network launches with its first event

With such focus in the utilities industry about a lack of women in senior roles, it’s great to see someone finally doing something about it.  Angela Peart, Managing Director of recruitment company Utility People has joined forces with five incredibly successful women in the energy...

Energy Retail – Is 2018 the year it settles down?

Over the past year or so we’ve seen a rapid acceleration in the amount of change and growth in energy retail with new entrants joining the market with different propositions and offerings. New technology and solutions have reduced the time and barriers to the market, and...

Does anyone get nervous going to networking events?

Here's a few tips and tricks to make you get the most out of our first event next Thursday! With just under a week before our first WUN networking event, we thought it would be really helpful to share some of our best tips and tricks...