5 Ways to Impress Your Interviewer

Recent graduates and other job-seekers know how difficult it can be to land interviews for the roles they covet most. Getting your foot in the door is hard enough; especially during challenging economic times, so once inside it’s important to make the most of your interview. Individual job roles require particular skill-sets, so interview styles…

Job Seeking In The United Kingdom From Another Country

Finding a job in a foreign country is a difficult task, not only are there often issues with the language barrier but in tough economic times such as now in the UK there is increased pressure on companies to hire existing nationals. It does however also work in the job seekers favour as businesses feel…

Dress To Impress: What To Wear To A Job Interview

When you first meet a potential employer in an interview setting, there is one factor you will be assessed on which will contribute to their final decision – to hire, or not to hire. The question: ‘What shall I wear to my job interview?’ has passed so many lips and crossed so many minds –…

Could the digital sector be the youth’s best hope?

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you’ll know that young people have been hit by historic levels of unemployment since the recession. The unemployment rate (the proportion of the economically active population who are unemployed) for 16-24 year olds was 20.0% at the end of 2013. One area that may be key to young…

How To Start A Career In Property Management

Many people have been put off careers in property because of the financial crisis that began around 6 or 7 years ago. A lot of people lost a lot of money and the banks really shut down when it came to giving out mortgages but times are changing again, things are getting better and with new…

8 Top tips for telephone interviews

Telephone interviews are becoming more and more common, not only with recruiters but also prospective employers. Here are our top tips on how to prepare for one. Be sure to ask for the interviewer’s email details so that you can write to them after the interview to reiterate your interest in the role, outline key…