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Prepare for a Video Job Interview

Get ready for the interviewer to see a lot more than just your CV. If you are not entirely comfortable on camera, it’s time to take steps to fix that. Your next job could depend on it. Not because you’re going to switch careers and get into movies or broadcasting or reality TV, but because …
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10 essential tips to help you multitask

Multitasking is a necessary skill for many roles across a variety of business functions. However, it can also be detrimental to efficiency and mental performance whilst at work. If multitasking is done right, it can be a great way to get a number of tasks done simultaneously, but if you end up taking on too …
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How to answer: “Tell me about yourself”

Simple questions can sometimes create awkward moments if not prepared for properly. For example, “Tell me about yourself” should be a simple proposition, yet this common interview question continues to stump candidates of all experience levels. It can be argued that this is partly down to the question’s open-ended nature as it’s not immediately obvious …
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What are good weaknesses for a job interview?

Admitting weaknesses to someone you hope will give you a job can seem counterintuitive, but answering this question strongly and honestly can take you from being a good applicant to a great one. Answer badly and you could scupper the whole interview. “What is your biggest weakness?” It’s one of the most common interview questions …
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10 important career lessons most people learn too late in life

Working can provide us with the motivation to strive for success in our lives. However, life shouldn’t consist of ‘living for the weekends’ or be centred on money. You should be making the most out of your career as well as living life to the fullest. Here are 10 life lessons that can help you …
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Over 70% of UK workers currently reassessing their career options

Over 70% of UK workers are currently reassessing their career options despite high levels of job insecurity and rising unemployment due to the coronavirus pandemic, a study has found. Almost a quarter (24%) of employees are actively searching for a new role, according to the latest research by international recruitment consultancy Robert Half UK. This …
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