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  • Presentations During your Interview

    13 Jun 2019

    The idea of delivering a presentation in an interview can be a daunting one, especially for people new to the jobs market. Here are some top tips to help you produce the perfect presentation, to help you show your potential future employer exactly what you can do.

  • Is Rejection Good for You?

    12 Jun 2019

    Many people take a very relaxed approach to applying for jobs, and constant rejection should provide the wake-up call needed to take some positive action the next time.

  • What are the chances of getting an Interview?

    12 Jun 2019

    We’ve been doing some work recently to look at statistics. Now stats aren’t our favourite topic, but we’ve found some useful data which can help you understand what your chances could be when you're applying for jobs online.

  • What to take to a Job Interview

    12 Jun 2019

    We’ve been asked by a number of candidates whether they should take anything specific with them to their jobs interviews., so we thought a quick list of what you should and shouldn’t take might be helpful.

  • How Long Should a CV Be?

    11 Jun 2019

    There are a number of thoughts around the Recruitment Industry about the right size for a CV, i.e. how many pages it should be. We thought we’d add ours into the mix here!

  • 4 Ways to Improve Your Odds of Getting the Job

    11 Jun 2019

    If you're struggling to get the job you really want, whether it's a promotion, a career change or a simple side-step, we've a few sure-fire tips here to help increase your chances.

  • Watching Out For Job Scams

    11 Jun 2019

    Helpful tips on how to avoid recruitment scams and what to look out for nowadays

  • Competency and Skill / Knowledge Based Interviews

    11 Jun 2019

    Some more helpful advice for candidates going to recruitment interviews, specifically around the types of questions they could be asked.

  • 5 Ways to Make a Lasting First Impression at Interview

    11 Jun 2019

    If you've ever wondered just how you can make a lasting impression at interview, you may find this blog very helpful!

  • Don't send your CV to a Stranger!

    07 Jun 2019

    The aim for candidates in recruitment is to be noticed and remembered for the right reasons.  This is why we believe you need to take a different approach when you're sending your CV in to an employer without responding to a vacancy advert.  Instead of sending your CV in to a total stranger, or to the 'HR Team', read more to find out what we suggest.