8 April 2012 0 Comments

Interesting jobs in the Navy

Interesting jobs in the Navy

If you are looking for an interesting career that could see you travelling the world on behalf of your king and country then you should definitely consider a role in the Navy. There are a wide range of jobs available from onboard cooks to warfare officers and all offer great job security with excellent benefits. [...]

16 January 2012 1 Comment

Cut the blue wire or the red wire? Join the bomb squad.

Cut the blue wire or the red wire? Join the bomb squad.

There are perhaps few jobs as intriguing, stressful and dangerous as that of being a bomb disposal officer. These fearless individuals risk their lives on every call out to prevent potentially devastating explosions that could cause wide spread destruction and injury. The recent Hollywood blockbuster, The Hurt Locker, highlighted the extreme danger bomb disposal technicians [...]

28 December 2011 1 Comment

The next Spielberg? Become a film director

The next Spielberg? Become a film director

There is no set route to becoming a film director, whilst attending film school or video editing classes is very beneficial, it’s certainly no guarantee of a job. The industry is very competitive and those that succeed often start out in unpaid internships. Becoming a film director is all about seizing opportunities that are presented [...]

24 October 2011 5 Comments

An inquisitive mind? Become a private detective.

An inquisitive mind? Become a private detective.

Private detectives are involved in a broad range of tasks, everything from tracking down missing people to undercover surveillance work to catch cheating spouses. There is also a thriving corporate market for private detectives providing due diligence on potential business partners and monitoring dishonest employees. It may sound like glamorous work but don’t be fooled [...]

23 October 2011 0 Comments

5 interesting jobs you can do underwater

Life should be fun and interesting, if you get up in the morning thinking ‘I’m dreading work today’ then maybe it’s time to broaden your horizons and see what other opportunities are out there. Have you ever thought about working underwater? It’s definitely not your normal 9-5 job but there are lots of people making [...]

17 October 2011 0 Comments

Love cool gear and travel? Become a fashion buyer!

Love cool gear and travel? Become a fashion buyer!

The position of fashion buyer for a retail chain has to be every shopaholic’s dream job as it involves not only attending trade shows, fashion weeks and fabulous events, but also travel to some of the planet’s most fascinating cities. Retail buyers get to predict which of the fantastic creations on show will be the [...]

10 October 2011 0 Comments

If you’re crazy about loud bangs and sparkling skies, become an autopyrotechnician

If you’re crazy about loud bangs and sparkling skies, become an autopyrotechnician

Invented over 2,000 years ago by the Chinese, fabulous fireworks displays are now the norm when there’s a celebration anywhere on the planet. From New Years through Olympics openings to royal weddings, pop concerts, saints’ days and local events, fortunes are spent on lighting up the skies with myriad colours, breathtaking designs and mighty explosions [...]

9 October 2011 0 Comments

If the past’s more fun than the present – antiques dealing’s for you!

If the past’s more fun than the present – antiques dealing’s for you!

If you’re fascinated by the art and artefacts of past generations and can’t afford to collect the best of the rest, there’s a way to own the treasures you crave – if only for a short time! Dealing in antiques must surely be the world’s second oldest profession, given the human race’s predilection for owning [...]

24 May 2011 0 Comments

Love a good wedding? Then why not become a wedding planner.

For many people, their wedding day is the happiest day of their life. The joining of two people, for better or for worse, could not be more significant or more special. Such a joyous celebration will require meticulous planning in order to ensure the bride and groom live out their fairytale wedding. But organizing such [...]

8 May 2011 1 Comment

Forget spinning classes in the gym…become a bicycle courier and get paid to stay fit!

You’re pedaling across the city at full speed, the traffic is heavy and your eyes are nervously scanning between the stationary cars on the lookout for urban hazards. An opened car door or a stray dog could mean an afternoon spent in hospital. In your ear you hear the crackle of your station operator asking [...]