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Keeping up your New Year Job Search Momentum

We all know New Year’s resolutions are hard to keep, especially when it gets past January! But if there’s one that you’re going to keep, make it to find your perfect new job! Here are some tips on keeping up your job search, well into 2017. Get up early All trace of motivation disappeared, staying in your pyjamas all day and get…

7 things jobseekers can learn from Olympic Athletes

With the opening ceremony of the 2016 Rio Olympics upon us tonight, we thought it might be a good idea to share some of the athletes’ success tips and how you can apply these to your job search!        Don’t let it consume your life In the prime of her athletic career, Jessica Ennis-Hill decided to have a child and take a littl…

Don’t underestimate the value of your soft skills

Research undertaken by McDonald’s at the beginning of 2015 highlighted that ‘soft skills’ were contributing £88bn to the UK economy, this is set to rise to £109bn by 2020.  So what are soft skills? Simply put, they are the attributes that aren’t teachable, such as flexibility, positive attitude, respect and creativity. Effectively…