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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.

Is your boss a great boss?

Is your boss a great boss?

Blog Share Bosses are often the main reason people either love or hate their jobs. A good boss is the umbilical cord that ties employees to an organisation and if that cord is damaged employees eventually leave. If you are lucky enough to have...

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Does Age Matter?

Does Age Matter?

Blog Share These days 50 doesn’t seem old does it? In fact some say 60 is the new 40. But whilst 50 – 60 – year olds don’t see themselves as ‘old’ how do employers see them?   If you are a ‘older’ job seeker here are some of the positive...

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When is the best time to look for a job?

When is the best time to look for a job?

Blog Share There are certain times in the year that are far better than others to apply for jobs, we’re going to go through month-by-month so you’ll know whether the time is right to start looking for that new role.   January and February This...

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