Collins 7 Simple Steps

Are you keen to hone your skills and harness your strengths to stand out in an increasingly competitive job market? Whether you’re starting your career, returning to work, launching a new business or simply eager to get ahead, the Collins 7 Simple Steps series is designed to help you achieve success through sound advice from experts. You’ll also find them easy to digest, with fun illustrations.










Successful Networking

Clare Dignall has worked for public companies, the private sector and for herself so is now keen to share her secrets to help you work that room and create networking opportunities.

Effective Meetings

Barry Tomalin has worked for the British Council and The BBC World Service, and has run tonnes of meetings. His experience will guide you to organise, host and use meetings to inspire!

Presentation Skills

James Schofield is a business coach and management trainer and has worked for various multinational companies. He’ll help you get prepared, and harness those nerves to ensure you shine.

Get that Job

Peter Storr is a Chartered Occupational Psychologist trained in helping people to identify their strengths and develop their careers. His advice will help you nail a killer CV and ace any interview.

Starting a Business

Entrepreneurs Alex Ritchie and Natalie Campbell share their secrets on how to start up a successful business and stay unique. Natalie is a founder of an innovation agency and ran a retail franchise during her degree, whilst Alex runs two consultancies, focussing on enterprise campaigns and business development, and is an advisory board member for a global organization for high growth businesses. 

Negotiation Skills

Clare Dignall draws on her experience working with established organisations and challenging start-ups to help you prepare your strategy, take control, bargain and find the win-win window. 

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