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5 Tips for Phone Interviews

1) Be positive and confident A phone interview may come across as unnatural to you, however, you can take some comfort in interviewing without the pressures of sitting in front of a panel of company representatives all sat across the table from you. It is important to relax and smile as much as possible while […]

BURNOUT

Does the below sound familiar?   Everything is going great at work, you are performing well, staying on top of things and you are managing your time somewhat successfully. One day however, all of a sudden you feel you’ve hit a wall and you become exhausted, stressed and your mind feels fried.   If you […]

MONEY MONEY MONEY – HOW TO DISCUSS IT

While you’re in the interview process for a job one of the most awkward subjects for people to discuss can be the topic of money / salary expectations – do I mention it / do they / are we on the same page? Don’t worry if this sounds like you as many people feel the […]

Job Offers – What Makes or Breaks Your Decision

If you have been looking for a new job you can end up going through a long interview process. By the time you get to offer stage you can often find yourself dazed. Before you accept the offer, make sure you think about what’s on offer and whether you have any doubts about the role […]

Overcoming the Fear of Networking Events

 Networking events can be a daunting experience for many – how do I approach people? What if everyone knows each other already? No need to panic.. Everyone is in the same boat. Remember that ultimately, networking is a conversation. You’ve been talking to people your entire life, so you pretty much have all of the […]

5 LESS OBVIOUS THINGS TO REMOVE FROM YOUR CV

When it comes to preparing your CV there are certain things that should/should not make it into your resume. Some of these things can be more obvious than others, while others can be harder to spot. If you’re planning on going on the job hunt anytime soon and are scouring the Job Boards as part […]

New Year, New Career

Happy New Year! Are you ready to finally take the leap of faith and find your dream job? Taking that first step is an exhilarating moment. That is, until you realise that you don’t know what you’re doing, where you’re going, or how to even start. This transition doesn’t happen overnight, and you can’t expect […]

5 Simple things to remove from your CV

In recruitment we scan through hundreds of CVs a week and it becomes obvious very quickly the ones that stand out for the right reasons and the ones that don’t. The way you make your CV can vary depending on the person and successful CVs can come in a variety of different forms and layouts, […]