Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Sometimes a job opportunity can arise when you least expect it and you can be asked for a copy of your CV which you haven’t updated in months. There is no time for you to do a complete re-write and wishing that you had isn’t helping.   So what can you do?   While the […]

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 […]

13 steps to a successful job search

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

  I’m always reading new up on the latest career tools, constantly on the lookout for new ideas to help my clients with their job search. This week I was speaking to a colleague in London who asked me if I’d ever read the book Pick Your Job – And Land It! I sheepishly replied […]

7 most difficult interview questions and how to answer them

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

Question 7 What salary are you looking for This is the question that many of my clients struggle the most with. Money may well be your main incentive for working so you must be able to negotiate a fair salary but what do you do when the interviewer asks you “what salary are you looking […]

7 most difficult interview questions and how to answer them – question 2

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Why are you interested in this job? When asking this question, the interviewer is looking to see if you really are interested in the job and whether you have done your research on the company. If this is the case, then it gives you a great opportunity to highlight how your strengths and skills are […]

Feel the fear and do it anyway – book review

Friday, March 29th, 2013

The third book from my bookshelf that I’d like to recommend to you is Feel the fear and do it anyway by Susan Jeffers Whatever it is you are afraid of; be it public speaking, decision making, driving, interviews, asserting yourself, this book provides you with the tools and techniques to help you cope with […]

7 most frequently asked interview questions

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Last week I was busy helping a client prepare for an interview and so I thought I would share with you my top 7 most frequently asked interview questions which is taken from the latest edition of my Inspirational Toolkit, issue 17 – 7 top interview questions Of course these 7 are just the tip […]