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From the RAF to Riverford.
From the RAF to Riverford.
NEWS
Following a successful 27-year career in the RAF, Gareth & Gill Rossiter purchased a Riverford home delivery franchise in October 2014.
WWII veteran honoured 20 years after medal disappointment
WWII veteran honoured 20 years after medal disappointment
NEWS
A 91-year old WWII veteran has been honoured for his service by the Lord Mayor of Newcastle thanks to a partnership between Your Homes Newcastle and Newcastle City Council
Access your HE dreams
Access your HE dreams
ARTICLES
Even without the necessary qualifications, the Access to Higher Education Diploma could offer you the chance to reawaken your educational aspirations
Preparing for business with ICAEW and X-Forces
Preparing for business with ICAEW and X-Forces
ARTICLES
Part 9: Taxation of limited companies
I DID IT!
I DID IT!
CASE STUDY
Following 22 years in the RAF, ex-Acting Wing Commander, Richard Saunders left in October 2015 to pursue a civilian career and gain a more stable work–life balance.
Bob Skivington
Bob Skivington
CASE STUDY
‘Leaving the Army and starting a new job or business is a difficult task. Gaining the correct up-to-date qualifications for your new job or business venture is just sensible thinking.
Get some perspective
Get some perspective
ARTICLES
QUEST’s regular ‘civvy’ contributor Ryan Mansfield reports from the resettlement frontline on another issue likely to be of concern to our readers: how to form a clear strategy for your next career move. It’s a task, says Ryan, that will involve you coming up with some straight-talking answers to some straightforward questions: What do you want to get out of your new job? What motivates you? What really inspires you? It’s time to be honest with yourself …
How to be a  STAR interviewee
How to be a STAR interviewee
ARTICLES
Tackling today’s competency-based interviews with confidence calls for extra preparation and an appreciation of what employers want to hear.
Inspiring independence
Inspiring independence
ARTICLES
Most people who leave the Armed Forces transition effectively back into civilian life, but not all. Stoll – the leading provider of supported housing for Veterans – helps the most vulnerable by providing them with an affordable home to rent and the support they need to lead independent lives. Here, former Lance Corporal Kofi Brempong tells us exactly what Stoll did for him …
Key skills
Key skills
COVER STORY
Steve Bulleyment, ex-RAF and now Lincoln’s go-to auto locksmith, tells Quest how he learned the hard way about the simple steps you too can take to ease your resettlement journey

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