8 Reasons why your CV may be rejected
Contact Details - A Ridiculous Email Address & No Home Address
It may be amusing to use a ‘funny’ email address, but it can really let you down, invest in a professional address and one that can’t be easily misspelt.
It takes 5 minutes to set up …
Top 10 Awkward Interview Moments
Job interviews can be a terrifying experience, yet a memorable experience for the wrong reasons. We had an idea at Cactus HQ to publish our top 10 awkward moments from our candidates’ and a few from o…
How to nail the behavioural interview
- Take a blank piece of paper and write down between 10-20 examples from your education, work experience, community work, charity etc. of where you added value in a positive way.
- Now using the STAR f…
You got me at “Hello”!
In the ever-increasing quest for skills and talent it’s becoming vital that potential employers know how to engage with potential employees. You can usually tell fairly quickly if you have a candidate…
We no doubt all have one of those cringeworthy, “get me out of here” interview moments that just stick in our mind and bring us out in a cold sweat when we are asked to relive them!
Well, we asked so…
Employee Benefits – What Really Works?
It’s an all-too familiar recruiting scenario: You’ve found a qualified candidate that you hope to hire. Everything seems to be a go.....until they decide to go with another position. They turned down…