When searching for a new job it can often feel like you have entered a military assault course with many obstacles and dangers in your path. To the majority of financial athletes preparation is the key to success, yes there are still a few front office Usain Bolts of the industry who can make finding a new role look a breeze but to the majority of
I’m not really one for modern technology, except for Sky TV, that’s good. P Actually Google’s also good, the Internet in general. Email’s jolly useful, smart phones are great (except for people using them in pub quizzes), but in general the list of modern stuff I like meanders off into the distance; what an age we live in!However… Twitter, do
Telling the truth in an interview, is this always a good thing? Not always, in some situations.We all at one point or another have maybe worked for the boss that ‘gives us a really hard time’ or an environment which we felt was ‘boring’, this happens, but the way in which you explain this in an interview is key. This is because these negative
So, you have an outstanding CV and your consultant has just managed to secure an interview at your dream company in your dream role. Job almost done right…? Wrong! The reality is that the hard work starts here.There will be other very good CVs that you will be competing with and now you will now get the opportunity to differentiate yourself from
Understanding where you want to be in five years’ time, is often the key to getting there. Just doing what is expected of you isn’t necessarily going to get you where you want to be. Do yourself a favour and follow these top five tips to take control of your future:
With an uncertain job market, my advice would be to seek all opportunities available. If you are not in a role currently, why spend all day trolling websites, sending emails, getting click happy and applying to every role you can? The possible solution could be "put yourself out there and temp!"Covering temporary roles will help you keep
All the media hype surrounding a new movie release, in this instance Lincoln, which came out last week means that the 16th American president in the 1860’s is immediately recognisable when his name is mentioned.
It’s the deadly virus that is thought to have originated from the Brazilian jungle and only because of the ‘brave solider’ gene, found only in the male population, are we able to survive it! It can attack you in many different forms, from severe runny nose, to extreme tiredness!