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  • Finding the correct work-life balance for you

    • 16 Aug 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    When you enjoy your job, it can be very difficult to separate your work life from your home life. Keep reading to find out how you can find the right balance for you.

  • How to answer the ‘Tell me how you handled a difficult situation’ interview question?

    • 14 Jul 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    This article is all about how you answer the ‘Tell me how you handled a difficult situation’ interview question and why you should be preparing in advance.

  • How to use job descriptions to your advantage

    • 14 Jun 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    We discuss exactly why and how you can be utilising the job descriptions in job postings.

  • Questions interviewers ask during a phone interview

    • 5 Jun 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Phone interviews are usually the first step in the recruitment process. We've collated a few questions you may be asked and shared examples on how you could answer them!

  • How to answer the ‘Have you ever worked with colleagues you didn’t get along with?’ Interview question

    • 17 May 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    This article will talk you through how to prepare for, structure an answer and answer this question in an interview.

  • How to include caring for your family on your CV

    • 24 Apr 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    There can be a stigma around career gaps, but life is more than just work and your other priorities need to be addressed when looking for a new role. We discuss how to do this in this article.

  • How to answer the ‘Please describe the job you’ve applied for?’ Interview question

    • 19 Apr 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Ever had a question that was phrased differently than what you were expecting? This article talks about how to answer this question and how it may be phrased.

  • Recruitment prep sheets

    • 14 Apr 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    No interviewer wants to put you on the spot and to feel nervous, this is where prep sheets come in. This article talks through what a prep sheet is and what can be included.

  • Responding to a rejection email

    • 27 Mar 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    No one likes rejection but it’s an important part of life and the job seeking process. Learn how to handle rejection from employers and make sure you use these experiences in a positive way.

  • What are people skills and why are they important?

    • 13 Mar 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    People skills give you the tools to effectively communicate with your colleagues and teams at work. Effective communication is one of the many keys to success and this article will help guide you through this.

  • What to consider when deciding between 2 different jobs?

    • 22 Feb 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Choosing between 2 job offers can be a hard decision. We have some tips and advice on how you can go about making your decision.

  • How to present during an interview

    • 25 Jan 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    You may have been asked to do a presentation during an interview before, or this may be your first time. Here are some tips and advice on what you can do to have a successful interview.

  • Questions recruitment consultants may ask you in a screening interview

    • 6 Jan 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    It’s common for a recruitment consultant to request a screening interview before they put you forward for jobs. But what will these types of recruiters ask you?

  • New year, new job?

    • 2 Jan 2023
    • Charlotte Rogers

    The idea of a change in the new year can be really exciting. What better time to start your job search than now?

  • How to answer interview questions round-up

    • 9 Dec 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Over the years, we have written many articles advising you on how to answer specific interview questions. This article takes all of those tricky questions and puts them in one place.

  • November Career Advice Round-Up

    • 30 Nov 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Have you missed any of this month's new articles? In November, we shared 6 new articles on job seeking tips, interview stress and workplace wellbeing. Keep reading to find out more!

  • Should I include jobs I was let go from on my CV?

    • 21 Nov 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Your CV is the first piece of communication between you and a potential employer. So, should you include jobs you have been made redundant or let go from on your CV?

  • How to answer ‘What’s the most valuable thing you learnt in your last role?’ interview question

    • 16 Nov 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Knowing how to answer interview questions can be a great job seeking skill to have. So, how do you go about preparing answers for this particular question?

  • Returning to a former employer

    • 7 Nov 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Returning to a former employer can seem like a tricky subject at first, but why? This article discusses the advantages of returning to an old company for a new role.

  • How to deal with interview stress

    • 2 Nov 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Stress can be a normal part of job seeking, more often than not, it’s the result of over-thinking a situation. This article is full of advice on how to handle your stress before an interview.