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Talking about yourself at interview – are you ready?

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...

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15Oct2015

How to Make Your New Year’s Resolutions Work in 2015

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...

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08Jan2015

Get the right ingredients to bake your cake!

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...

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06Dec2013

Recruiters – added value?

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...

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30Aug2013

Valentines Day And Love Is In The Air

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...

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10Feb2014

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

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