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Since 1991 we have seen every kind of situation that might come up in the job market. We have reviewed thousands of CVs and have had feedback from hundreds and hundreds of employers. We share our tips and expertise in easy-to-understand bitesize posts to help you succeed.

Flexible Working – good or bad?

Flexible Working – good or bad?

Blog Share In most positions now you have the right to ask your employer about the possibility of working on a flexible basis.  This may mean less hours, flexible hours or working from home.  Equally it is something employers can offer you. ...

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CV “No No’s”

CV “No No’s”

Blog Share When applying for a job it is essential that your CV gets you an interview. If you are sending your CV to hundreds of employers and not getting interviews it’s not you – it’s your CV. Here is a list of CV “No No’s” which we advise...

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What should you look for in a job?

What should you look for in a job?

Blog Share Recent research has shown that nearly 1 in 3 people in the UK are unhappy in their current job. Furthermore apparently 57% of workers are thinking about moving jobs – but what makes you happy and how do you know your employer values...

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