15th October 2015
Successful candidates do 80% of the talking in an interview (roughly 50 mins) are you ready? Even the most confident of us can go wobbly at the knees at the thought of talking about ourselves...
8th January 2015
New Year is here and your Facebook news feed is beginning to brim full of friends suggesting that this is ‘their’ year, that they are “out with the old and in with the new” and...
6th December 2013
I was watching Newsnight earlier in the week and there was a report about a poor guy who suffered a major stroke aged only 43. His wife realised that he wasn’t receiving the care he...
30th August 2013
The only reason for any employer to use the services of a recruitment agent is to add value to the recruitment process. Otherwise, why would an employer not do it themselves? We need to ensure...
10th February 2014
Do you remember your first love? Of course you do. We all remember when we knew we had finally found ‘the one’. That glow we got when we realised that we had made a connection...
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...
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+...