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.
Losing one’s job is painful, it can be one of the most destructive events happening in ones life. I should know I have been through a few of them. Most recently I was laid off March 2nd, 2023. An unexpected shock as the organization I worked for gave no indication there would be any form […]
The pain of being laid off is affecting thousands, but mostly in big tech. It saddens me to say I was just laid off and although I did not work or one of the major big tech companies like Twitter, Alphabet and others we were still apart of financial tech. Here is a recent article […]
Happy New Year 2023! What the new year means to me, to you, to the world. It means something different for everyone. Some create resolutions for the new year to be new person, new goals. I am often reminded of when I would attend my local gym, a 24-hour fitness which by the way is […]
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