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READING TIME: 4 MINUTES
¼ of all young people in the UK move to London for their first job - and the city is an international talent magnet, too. But moving to London can seem daunting. Where should you live? How much money do you need to survive? And how do you make...
Maddie Ballard
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Hiring recent graduates is a great move for any company. Not only do they bring new ideas and energy to a business, they’re generally keen to learn, excited about the working world and (initially) a lower-cost hire. But nowadays, recent...
Maddie Ballard
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When hiring, it’s important to take a step back and think about whether applicants’ qualifications and experience really matter, and if they do, how you should go about evaluating them.
Isabel Morris
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"How To" has gotten a bit boring. So, we've taken a different approach. Here's how to avoid the most common yet glaring CV blunders – because no one wants to hire a Comic Sans person or lil.mizz.tickle@hotmail.com.
Isabel Morris
READING TIME: 10 MINUTES
Phew... the weather's been rather temperamental recently ☀️☔ In the wake of last week’s heatwave, climate change seems like an increasingly obvious reality...
Talentpool
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With the sun out and the academic year behind you, summer is prime time to take a break. But it’s also an excellent opportunity to get ahead on your job hunt! We’ve put together some suggestions to help you do just that. Polish your CV To apply...
Maddie Ballard
READING TIME: 6 MINUTES
With summertime comes graduation: the gowns, the mortarboards, the flowers and the photographs. It’s an exciting time for students, their families and their friends - you’ve reached the end of an era! But you might be wondering, what's next?...
Maddie Ballard
READING TIME: 5 MINUTES
Unlike hard skills, which can be tested and quantified, soft skills are often harder to put a finger on. They include any skills that are personality traits, or behaviours. They describe how you do something, rather than what you...
Isabel Morris