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Secure Or Satisfied – If It Came To A Choice What Would You Rather Have?

3rd December 2014

As you probably noticed things have changed in the recruitment area recently. For quite a long time we were all in what was very much an employer’s market. The economy was, if not in full...

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03Dec2014

Yes, It’s Painful, But Move On. Making A Positive Of Not Getting That Job.

5th November 2014

One of the things that we all face now and again is the rejection we feel when we go for a job we really wanted and we don’t get it. I am not going to...

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05Nov2014

In Praise Of The Over 50 Employee

8th October 2014

The other day I happened to come across an old article from the Guardian about an unemployed man who had applied for the same job twice.  He applied once using his real age of 50+...

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08Oct2014

Welcome to the future of work – Is the 9 to 5 a thing of the past?

11th September 2014

When I was a child I remember reading a brilliant article about how the world of work would change in the future. It confidently predicted that by 2020 we would all have intelligent robots that...

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11Sep2014

Getting The Right Person – What Are Active Or Passive Candidates?

7th August 2014

As you would imagine we see a lot of candidates here at Jobwise and we treat everyone as an individual. Part of our role is to ‘assess’ the individual jobseeker. That doesn’t mean we pop...

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07Aug2014

How to ace your telephone interview

15th July 2014

So you’ve completed numerous applications, but finally all the form filling has paid off and you’ve finally landed your first interview…but wait, they want to do it over the phone? Don’t be alarmed! Phone interviews...

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15Jul2014

Flexible Working And You – The New Rules.

3rd July 2014

Flexible working comes in many forms and it’s not a new thing.  Government departments and similar institutions have had flexible working schemes for many years and, on the whole, it seems to work well. Other...

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03Jul2014

The Importance of Workplace Culture in Attracting Candidates

11th June 2014

The Importance of Workplace Culture in Attracting Candidates Jobwise have just been awarded 14th place in the Great Place to Work awards 2014. This is our 3rd consecutive year of being in the top 20....

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11Jun2014