Getting your First Job

Trying to get a job for the first time is by no means ever easy. People often find that they make many applications only to be rejected or not even acknowledged, which can be tough. We hope that you find this article provides you with some useful, yet straightforward, advice that can help you to land your first ever role. …

The competency based interview

The competency based interview So your job search has been successful and the interview is next. The competency based interview is one of the preferred methods for recruiters and hiring managers to asses if you are the right person for the job. During the competency based interview they want to learn as much as they can about you. With increased …

CV Writing Tips

The BBC wrote another article about the difficulties in the job market and redundancies accelerating with the government cut coming our way. Most people who feel they are not secure in their role will as a first port of call update their Curriculum Vitae. CV Writing is not that easy so thank god for the internet and search engines like …

Unusual Job Opportunities

In this weeks news review I will be focusing on unusual job opportunities that have made it into the news. The first article that was of interest is the apparent lack of studies supporting the High-Tech creativity industry and the lack of awareness among young people that there are such job opportunities in the UK. The report recommends and improvement …

A job in IT

We have all seen the slogans “There are hundreds of highly paid IT jobs available every year … would you like one?” followed by a course you can take to become qualified. Unfortunately its not that simple. Yes there are a lot of jobs in IT but IT is not for everyone. I am sure there are lots of people …