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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

5 job application mistakes that will make a recruiter see red!

22nd May 2014

Job-hunting can be a time consuming and laborious process and like any work it requires you to be focused, disciplined and organised. Making a mistake in a job application can cost you a chance of...

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22May2014

6 Difficult Job Interview Questions You Need To Know The Answer To

3rd April 2014

I recently likened a Job interview to climbing a mountain which might seem overly dramatic but the reality is that a job interview is the gateway to employment and can be difficult without adequate preparation....

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03Apr2014

Yummy Mummy’s – Why UK Businesses Are Looking For Working Mums

24th March 2014

First of all, before we talk about returning to work, we want to all stand up and give a big round of applause to all the women who took time off for maternity.  You know...

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24Mar2014

Thinking Wider – How to Enhance Your Job Search

8th July 2013

Searching for a job can be difficult. We have all been in a position where we sit down to look for a job with the best of intentions but we end up with nothing, or...

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08Jul2013

Strange Interview Questions

8th October 2012

“How do you fit an elephant into a fridge?” The start of a joke? Apparently not according to an interesting article I spotted online. The piece appeared on HRZone – www.hrzone.co.uk – and tackled the...

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08Oct2012

They’re only words, but that’s all you’ve got…

1st November 2012

They say a picture paints a thousand words. But you probably wouldn’t want to submit a drawing as your CV. So it’s pretty important you get those thousand or so words right – and make...

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01Nov2012

Company Culture

5th June 2013

Companies with impressive employee retention rates and high employee satisfaction levels all have one thing in common – they understand the importance of a strong workplace culture. They also know that you must really invest...

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05Jun2013