Our fundamental goal is to provide people with the life skills to be able to become more resilient from the day to day struggles of the workplace, which will in turn benefit both Employee and Employer.
With My Need to Live we are able to provide young people with the skills and experience they need to get a job.
Our exclusive online platform is free for all users and includes CV writing tips, interview preparation, career advice, wellbeing advice, accredited courses and training resources dedicated to getting Ready for Work.
We’re a CIC! What does that mean you say? It means we are a Social Enterprise that puts Purpose before Profit.
The combination of a Community for young people and a business consultancy allows My Need to Live to provide not only highly important training and development to young people and businesses, but crucially an alternative path to using the traditionally generic recruitment system to find work.
Second chances are always appreciated in our lives whether it’s a second chance at a relationship or a career or to rebuild. I can honestly say I have gotten a few second chances in life especially after my Suicide attempt in 2007. At that point in my life which I was in my mid-twenties I […]
Are we becoming a cashless society? When was the last time you used cash to pay for something? The reason I ask is because it seems to me that these days we are increasingly moving towards becoming a cashless society. The continuing threat of Coronavirus has no doubt contributed in accelerating the demise of notes […]
It gets to this time of the year and there’s always a whole lot of talk about it being “the most wonderful time of the year.” However, for a lot of people, Christmas is hard. It’s a time that reminds them of those that aren’t there with them. Christmas reminds them of all that they’ve […]
On top of the Ready for Work Programme, My Need to Live courses cover a variety of subjects to help a young person decide what future career is for them.
They cover salary expectations, demographics, skills required, core knowledge base and more – giving you the perfect platform to thrive in your chosen career!More about our courses
With My Need to Live, your teams get access to proven professional development programmes, events, perks and more. All designed to improve employee retention by building on their life skills and developing their workplace resilience.Find Out More