How to survive interviews

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

I have just finished reading a really interesting article about the lack of preparation by many candidates prior to attending a job interview. It really amazes me how even those who appear on paper to be very competent and capable fail to get the job because of poor performance in the interview. With the current […]

How to prepare for video chat interviews

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

If you haven’t yet attended a job interview via video chat, chances are you will soon. Video chat interviews are increasing in popularity as they prove beneficial to both parties in the recruitment process. Video interviews can offer employers a glimpse into the personality of a job candidate, but it can also give candidates a […]

Friday job search tip

Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Dress for success! While appearances shouldn’t matter it is a well known fact that unfortunately they do, particularly in an interview situation where the first few minutes really count as this is when you can make a critical first impression! Think about the way a successful person doing the type of job you are being […]

How important are soft skills

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

The other day I met with a client to work on his CV; a recent graduate whose CV showed no work experience and only mentioned industry specific or technical skills. After listening for a few minutes I asked if he had ever had a part time job and the answer was yes, yet there was […]

How to succeed in interviews

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

This short presentation is a very small exert from a new project I am working on. I hope it helps you with your next interview   © Anne Galloway WANT TO USE THIS ARTICLE? You can, as long as you include this information with it: Anne Galloway is the Careers Consultant for those who want to put […]

Interview mistakes to avoid

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Watch this short video to learn how to avoid making the 3 most frequently made interview mistakes © Anne Galloway WANT TO USE THIS ARTICLE? You can, as long as you include this information with it: Anne Galloway is the Careers Consultant for those who want to put the fun and passion back into their working week. […]

3 Big Interview Mistakes

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

I recently attended a seminar and networking event for Career Professionals. This was a great opportunity for me to learn and share some new job search techniques with my peers. One of the icebreakers involved us sharing a bad interview experience. The one interview that I had that really sticks in my mind was actually […]

Are you unsuccessful at interviews?

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Have you had several job interviews recently but have either been told “thanks, but not thanks!” or worse still heard nothing at all? I have been working a lot recently with clients to help them improve their interview skills. Some dread interviews while others believe that they can confidently handle any interview and yet, despite […]

3 Interview mistakes you must avoid making

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

On Monday, I was helping a client to finalise her CV and cover letter which we were tailoring for a specific job she was applying for. Having sent it via email to the company later the same day, she called me on Tuesday evening, really excited, to say that they had called her to arrange […]

How to use The STAR Method to get a job

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Are you struggling to get your message across on your CV and at interviews? If so, you are not alone as many people struggle with this which is why I am going to show you how to use the STAR method to get a job. This is just one of the many tools I use […]