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March 2017

Master the art of email job applications.

24th March 2017 | Job Hunting

We are all familiar with online application forms. The ticking of boxes, filling in the relevant information and off it goes. But what about when an employer requests you email them your application? Suddenly all the required fields disappear and you’re left trying to establish how to make your application stand out. 5 Top tips to master email job applications Don’t fret, we’ve compiled a list of 5 top tips to help you… 1. Follow the job description The most important part of a...

From student to young professional: What to expect

17th March 2017 | Job Hunting

When fresh out of university it can be incredibly daunting as you peer around the door to working life. The start of your career is an exciting time, but it’s important to know what to expect as you transition from full time student to a young professional. So, here are our top 3 tips on making that switch from student pjs and last minute lectures to a valued member of staff. Be prepared to build your student stamina Who’d have known that day-to-day work doesn’t include time for a...

The CV golden rules to live by

8th March 2017 | Job Hunting

The job market has always been highly competitive. Finding a new job is onerous for most, but with a little fine-tuning your CV can help secure the next step: a job interview. Once you’ve got a foot in the door, the rest is up to you. Without a CV that really shows off what you can do, you’re essentially undervaluing yourself as an employee. Which is why we’ve compiled a quick list of CV golden rules to help make job applications easier. Don’t over complicate its presentation As...