Tag Archives: job hunting

Make the most of your first day in your new job

Congratulations, you’ve landed a new job! It’s perfectly normal to feel nervous about starting your first day. This blog post has been written to prepare you and ease your nerves. More than that, it’s possible to enjoy your first day! Here’s how to make the most of your first day in your new job. Make…

Why Autumn is the Perfect Time for Job Hunting

Summer seems to be well and truly over with the change of weather here in the UK, but there are many things to keep our spirits lifted. The recruitment industry is busy during September and candidates are often looking for a new direction making autumn the perfect time for job hunting. Autumn is the Perfect…

Top 5 workspace deal-breakers for UK job seekers

When looking for a job, a company’s office environment encourage or discourage someone from taking up a job offer. A recent study has found the top 5 workspace deal-breakers for UK job seekers. What are your top 5?   Top 5 workspace deal-breakers for UK job seekers A recent survey of over a thousand job candidates in the…

Top 10 Ways to Overcome Interview Nerves

Everyone suffers from interview nerves to some degree so the trick is to learn how to keep your nervousness in-check and to even harness it to help you deliver your best interview performance. After all, being interviewed is like performing. This may be why you feel so nervous, you feel like you’re on show. Well…

The Biggest Job Turn-offs for UK Professionals

Due to the UK job market remaining competitive, UK professionals are conducting their job search with a strict criteria in mind. With job hunters becoming more demanding in their requirements, we look at the biggest job turn-offs for UK professionals. The Biggest Job Turn-offs for UK Professionals CV Library recently conducted research on 1,000 UK…