Why are Companies Asking Applicants to Start Before Christmas?

Job Hunting | Working Advice | Posted 12.11.19

More and more companies are asking applicants to start working before Christmas. In the past, there was always a natural tendency for companies to delay starting their new employees until after the festive season. This was usually so they don’t have to pay them for ‘dead time’ over the festive period, either for financial reasons…

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Tips for using job boards

Job Hunting | Posted 10.04.19

Today, job boards are regarded as one of the most effective job hunting tools. However, the competition for employment on job boards is cut-throat. There are thousands of applicants applying for jobs as well as thousands of companies who have the task of filtering through copious applications. So, just how do you turn a job board to…

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A guide to networking

Job Hunting | Posted 03.04.19

The majority of job hunters underestimate how useful their network of contacts can be, but as with anything in life whether you are an athlete in training or a student looking for your first job – the more you put in, the more you will get out, ‘no pain no gain’. Therefore, you should allocate sufficient…

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