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  • How to answer the “Why are you leaving your current job?” Interview question

    • 26 Jan 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    If you are new to interview situations, one of the main causes for nerves is not knowing what they will ask you. The best way to be prepared, is to go through some popular questions and create mock answers. This article tells you how to do exactly that.

  • Returning to Your Engineering Career

    • 17 Jan 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Many of today’s workforce will end up taking time away from work, so how do you make that return after a career break? There can be many reasons as to why someone takes time away from their career, this article discusses how you can return to work and feel confident doing so.

  • How to make a successful career change

    • 29 Dec 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    For anything to be successful, you need to know why you are doing it and what you want your end goal to be. People seek change for a number of different reasons, so find the one that will motivate you.

  • How to have a successful interview as an Extrovert

    • 10 Dec 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    You wouldn’t initially think that extroverts have many issues when it comes to job interviews, but the only difference between introverts and extroverts is the way social interaction makes them feel. We have some tips and advice on how to handle an interview as an extrovert, so keep reading!

  • Why should I carry on my job search in December?

    • 1 Dec 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Why do we stop job hunting in December? The holiday period can be just as good a time as any to look for a new job and here are just a few of the reasons why.

  • November Career Advice Round-Up

    • 26 Nov 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    From job seeking guides to resignation letters, we’ve covered a lot of different topics this month. We have given you five new articles to help you find the right job for you! Keep reading for our latest advice.

  • How to have a successful interview as an Introvert

    • 12 Nov 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    People tend to put themselves into one of two categories, introvert, or extrovert. Almost everyone can find interviews stressful but when you have a more introverted personality, the stressful nature can feel like too much. Keep reading to find out how you can succeed in an interview.

  • Your Guide to Using a Recruitment Agency

    • 3 Nov 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    This guide tells you pretty much everything you may need to know about working with a recruitment agency from how to start using one to landing your first interview through them. You may want to keep this one on-hand.

  • October Career Advice Round-Up

    • 29 Oct 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    This month we have written five different articles for you to enjoy, from a guide to using job sites to dealing with imposter syndrome. Keep reading for a full October round-up!

  • How to deal with Imposter Syndrome

    • 20 Oct 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Have you ever thought that you might simply not be good enough to either have your current job or be offered a new role? I have. Imposter Syndrome can affect anyone, keep reading to find out how to deal with it.

  • Your guide to Job Seeking Websites

    • 6 Oct 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Job seeking sites can feel intimidating at first. That’s why we have created this guide for you, including all kinds of tips and ideas on how to use job seeking sites correctly and to ensure you are making the most of everything they have to offer!

  • September Career Advice Round Up

    • 30 Sep 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    This month we have written seven different articles for you to enjoy, from your virtual job seeking guide, to life at Equinix. There's something for everyone this month, so keep reading for a full September round-up!

  • Why Now Is The Right Time to Look For a Job

    • 22 Sep 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Have you enjoyed your job recently or is the idea of going back into your workplace the worst thing you could possibly think of? Now is as good as any time to start looking for your new engineering job and here’s why!

  • Could You Improve your Time Management?

    • 17 Sep 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Time management is a skill that may or may not come naturally to you. The better you manage your time, the more control you have over your work and productivity. We can all spend a bit more time planning and thinking about the future, so why not start now?

  • Your Guide to Virtual Job Seeking

    • 8 Sep 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Job seekers have had to adapt to a new normal of job searching and interviewing completely online or virtually. Some of these job seeking elements are here to stay. This guide will help you understand what you can be doing to make your virtual job search a success!

  • Reasons to cancel an interview

    • 16 Aug 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Here at E&TJ we really want you to find the right job for you and have a positive interview experience. However, we understand that sometimes there may be reasons why it is better not to attend. Keep reading to find out why!

  • Understanding the ISTP personality type: The Craftsperson

    • 2 Aug 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Welcome to this week’s personality article, it will be the last instalment of the series and we will be focusing on the ISTP personality type, also known as The Craftsperson. Keep reading to find out more about this type and how to improve your interview technique!

  • Habits of Good Communicators

    • 28 Jul 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Good communication skills come handy in pretty much every job you can think of. If you’re someone who is looking to improve this skill, we have some tips and advice in this article for you.

  • How to have a successful job interview as an ‘ESFP’ personality type: The Entertainer

    • 23 Jul 2021
    • Charlotte Rogers

    This week’s personality series article is all about the ESFP type, also known as The Entertainer. There is always room for improvement when it comes to job seeking, we are constantly learning more about ourselves and these articles are designed to help you analyse those findings and see where you can work on improving for interviews. Click the link to keep reading!