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14/09/2020

The Video Interview Trap

It may sound obvious but it can be far too easy to fall into the video interview trap of being far too relaxed and not actually preparing for what could be the most important 30 minutes of your life t…

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01/05/2020

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 …

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23/04/2020

Building 'Brand You'

With President Trump announcing “Without the tweets, I wouldn’t be here . . . I have over 100m followers between Facebook, Twitter [and] Instagram,”  whether you agree with his (many) comments or not,…

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17/04/2020

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and this is also true with CV’s

Well, it’s been a truly fascinating week, I’ve had so many great conversations with many truly superb operators and hopefully I’ve imparted some useful advice and guidance on the delivery and layout o…

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24/03/2020

Working from home..... while on lock down!

Who’d have envisaged this would be how 2020 would be, locked in our houses, social distancing ourselves from family, friends and loved ones and home schooling …….. while still trying to work, keep our…

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