Category: Career advice

  • First job in the UK

    First job in the UK

    Have you recently arrived in the UK? Or are you currently living in an EU country and planning to move to the UK? The UK has left the European Union. The process of this withdrawal is known as ‘Brexit’. Since the 31st January 2020 the UK has left the EU and has entered a ‘transition period’…

  • How to write a modern CV in 2021 to impress every employer

    How to write a modern CV in 2021 to impress every employer

    If you have been trying to find a new job and cannot get through to the interview stage or you are finding a new job for the first time in a while, you need your CV to have a modern look to it.  An impressive CV from a year or two ago might no longer stand out…

  • How to answer the 6 toughest job interview questions

    How to answer the 6 toughest job interview questions

    Have you ever struggled to answer questions for a job interview? Do not worry, we have too!  We have all been asked difficult questions in a job interview where the answer simply is not forthcoming. Our mind goes blank as we try to articulate the perfect answer to impress the interviewer.To help you to avoid…

  • Why you need to consider video interview as the new normal and how to prepare for one

    Why you need to consider video interview as the new normal and how to prepare for one

    The rise in technology over the recent years has evolved the way that we interact with others and the world itself. Especially with COVID-19, this has affected the way businesses recruit candidates and the interview process itself. Until social distancing restrictions have been lifted, interviews are unlikely to resume the traditional ways of being conducted in person.…

  • Getting ready for a job interview? Don’t be afraid to talk about your strengths

    Getting ready for a job interview? Don’t be afraid to talk about your strengths

    Employee strengths are a topic discussed in almost every job interview. If we don’t prepare ourselves properly, we can become unconvincing in the eyes of the recruiter, and improvising, in this case, may turn out to be a bad idea. Due to the fact that one of the most frequently asked questions during the recruitment process…