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  • Job Hunting Gripes

    Workers in Wales reveal their biggest bugbears about looking for a job

    • 8 Apr 2017

    New research has found that candidates in Wales are growing increasingly frustrated with their job hunt, as two thirds (61.1 per cent) of Welsh workers admitted to disliking looking for a new job.

  • Negotiating the best starting salary

    How good is your CV?

    • 7 Mar 2017

    Writing a good CV is tricky: the message must be right but so must its appearance.

  • Psychometric testing in interviews

    Psychometric testing in interviews

    • 7 Mar 2017

    Employers often use psychometric testing to vet potential employees and help them understand a little more about your personality and ability to fit into the role they are offering – and this type of testing is becoming increasing popular.

  • Creating an alluring covering letter

    Creating an alluring covering letter

    • 7 Mar 2017

    The main aim of a covering letter is to encourage recruiters to read your CV. However, it needs to do a lot more than say, 'here is my CV!'. In short, it is the biggest chance you have to sell yourself.

  • Creating rapport in an interview

    Creating rapport in an interview

    • 7 Mar 2017

    Rapport is the connection between two people; the spoken and unspoken words that say ‘we are on the same page’. In an interview situation you can employ numerous techniques to maximize the rapport between yourself and your interviewer.

  • Do's and don'ts for developing a CV

    Do's and don'ts for developing a CV

    • 7 Mar 2017

    A Curriculum Vitae is a self-marketing tool and getting an interview can depend on how good your CV is. You will need to consider what to include, how much detail is needed and how to make your CV stand out from all the others.