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  • 10 Tips for Improving Your Job Search

    20/04/2017 12:38:52

    Finding your ideal job is time consuming and can be frustrating, especially if you have no idea what type of job you’re looking for. With most job applications now being submitted online it has become far easier to apply for jobs and has resulted in much higher volumes of applicants per job, so its important to stand out. Here are 10 tips for improving your job search!

  • HOW TO EFFECTIVELY CHANGE JOB SECTORS

    11/04/2017 12:33:53

    Changing jobs can be daunting, but it becomes a lot harder when you try to move job sectors. You will likely face the problem and lack of experience and it can become very frustrating. Here are 7 tips to help you successfully change job sectors and land you your dream job!

  • 8 Ways to Format Your CV to Improve Your Employability

    05/04/2017 11:40:14

    Many hiring managers will spend less than a minute reading a CV. A well-structured and easy to read CV can give a great first impression and improve your employment prospects. Here are 8 ways to format your CV to help improve your employability!

  • 6 Things to Avoid When Using LinkedIn

    28/03/2017 13:41:27

    LinkedIn is a great way to increase your online presence and improve your employability. Recruiters are increasingly looking at candidates LinkedIn profiles when reviewing applications. The site gives you the opportunity to showcase your skills and experiences, and allows you to expand your professional connections. However, people are making the same mistakes and not getting the most out of the network. Here are 6 things to avoid when using LinkedIn!

  • 5 Ways to Nail a Skype / Video Interview

    21/03/2017 09:53:34

    Video interviews have become more popular with employers in recent years. Whether is it a live video interview via skype or pre-recorded it is important to take it seriously. Just because the hiring manager is not in the room with you it doesn’t mean it is any less formal. In fact videos allow employers to watch an interview more than once and pick up on things they may not have picked up on during a normal face-to-face interview. Here is how you can nail your Skype/video interview!

  • How To Network Like A Pro!

    15/03/2017 14:29:01

    Over 60% of job seekers find networking essential to their job search. Not all vacancies will be publically advertised and having a connection in a company can help to alert you of opportunities that may never have been available without your network. Networking is a great way to develop relationships and make you a more attractive prospect to hiring managers, who have been made aware of your expertise as a result of your networking efforts. Here are 7 ways to help you network like a pro!

  • 6 ADVANTAGES TO TAKING UP AN APPRENTICESHIP

    07/03/2017 15:44:23

    Considering an apprenticeship? Apprenticeships are available in a wide variety of industries, from fashion to engineering and offer a great way to break into a profession and earn while you learn! An apprentice can be a recent school leaver, someone looking to expand their skillset or an individual wanting to enter a new industry. Here are 6 advantages to starting an apprenticeship!

  • NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE AND NATIONAL LIVING WAGE ARE CHANGING

    01/03/2017 11:20:36

    National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage are changing! As of 1st April 2017 both will be increasing to help offset inflation and keep up with the rise in the average cost of living in the UK. Here is what you need to know and how you could be affected.

  • 7 Tips for Completing Aptitude/Personality Tests Effectively

    21/02/2017 12:10:24

    Psychometric tests are often used to help give a hiring manager an idea of your personality, aptitude and overall suitability for a role. Each business has its own culture and way of thinking. These tests help to reflect how well an individual would fit in with this environment objectively. Psychometric testing helps to eliminate potential biases that could be present in the recruitment process. Here are 7 tips to help you complete a psychometric test effectively.

  • 6 WAYS TO INCREASE YOUR ONLINE PRESENCE & VISIBILITY WITH POTENTIAL EMPLOYERS

    16/02/2017 11:33:37

    It is essential that you increase your visibility with employers when looking for a new opportunity or you could be missing out on some great openings! Here are 6 ways you can increase your visibility with employers and improve your chances of securing a job.