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You Get 2 Minutes to ask Questions at Interview End But - What Killer Questions Should You Ask in 2017?

Posted on 5 May, 2017 at 8:20 Comments comments (9)

HAVE YOU GOT ANY QUESTIONS FOR ME?

This is the ultimate killer question for you to prepare for at the end of an interview, because it could be the difference between securing the role or not. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again; it is absolutely essential to say YES and ask some worthwhile, well researched questions.

If you don’t ask any questions, this illustrates that you don’t want to know anything else about the busine...

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Ten Ways to Better Employ LinkedIn During a Job Search

Posted on 23 March, 2017 at 8:35 Comments comments (0)

Key Steps to Better Employ LinkedIn During a Job Search

Searching for a job can be slow if you constrain yourself to the typical tools such as online jobs boards, trade publications, Craigslist, and networking with only your close friends / contacts.

In today’s job market, you need to use all the weapons that you can, and one that many people don’t—or at least don’t use to the fullest extent, is LinkedIn.

LinkedIn has ...

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Online Help For Psychometric Testing

Posted on 2 December, 2016 at 5:20 Comments comments (1)

Online Help For Psychometric Testing

There are several professional organisations that provide on-line support for these tests and you can practice them for Free.

Most also offer a deeper level of support and analysis (but they expect you to pay a small fee for this).

So please try the free tests listed below. 

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Five Professional Tips for Career Advancement & a Better Salary.

Posted on 11 November, 2016 at 6:10 Comments comments (0)

The 5 Key Tips for Career Advancement From a Seasoned Head Hunter  

I often get asked "If I am motivated to move up the career ladder what actions should I take"

Whether you want to progress in your current career, or change tack, it can often be difficult to secure your own career progression at the pace you want (glass ceilings, lack or head room, your boss takes all the credit etc).

Achieving your career goals...

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The CV BLACK HOLE Does it Really Exist & How Can I Avoid It

Posted on 19 July, 2016 at 8:20 Comments comments (0)

The CV BLACK HOLE! Does it really exist? How can I avoid it?

 So you have been on holiday and you have decided the company you work for is no longer right for you and you could secure better money / head room / promotion / flexibility or even a better line management relationship elsewhere (code – your boss is holding you back).

So how do you now make a move happen and secure interviews with quality employers?

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