Alasdair Lane Alasdair Lane

Alasdair Lane is a journalist and writer. He's worked at the sharp end of the political broadcasting, written on all topics from current affairs to technology, and was even a published arts reviewer at the world-famous Edinburgh Festival.

How to call in sick to work and what to say (with examples)

The future of work after COVID-19: hellos without handshakes

How to answer the "What's your current salary?" interview question

How Long to Wait After Interview Before Giving Up?

To excel at your new job, avoid these early mistakes

5 things you can do to impress an interviewer

4 clever job hunting tricks to help you get ahead

The jobs market is changing ‒ your CV should too

UK salary offers are rising ‒ how to make sure yours does too

The 5 questions you should never ask at the end of an interview

The perfect follow-up email for after your interview

6 tips for sending a thank-you letter email after an interview

Prep time: what to do the night before an interview

How to deal (positively) with job rejection

How to prepare for a telephone interview