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  • Interview 101

    Need to ace that interview? We have put together some major interview fails so you don't have to....
  • Rapport is the connection between two people; the spoken and unspoken words that say ‘we are on the same page’. In an interview situation you can employ numerous techniques to maximize the rapport between yourself and your interviewer.
  • Congratulations, you’ve made it to the second stage of what might have felt like the hardest interview of your life. The good news is that you have to do it all over again, but this time with harder questions and potentially tougher people. Let that sink in a little bit; but don’t worry, we’ve go...
  • We’ve put together some guidance around how to tackle one of the most daunting stages of the second interview process: the task.
  • Interviews can be a tricky thing. You can over think them, expect certain reactions, be over prepared or worst, be under prepared. We have outlined our top 10 questions you might be asked…
  • Billy our Marketing Executive has put together his top 10 questions to ask at the end of an interview.
  • An insight to what it’s like to work at My Choice Children's Homes, residential homes for children.
  • Selling yourself in an interview is what candidates find the most challenging: results from our short career survey.
  • Employers often use psychometric testing to vet potential employees and help them understand a little more about your personality and ability to fit into the role they are offering – and this type of testing is becoming increasing popular.
  • Recruitment differs greatly, depending on the employer and industry, but there are some standard stages that you need to know about, which we’ve listed in this handy guide.
  • Are you interested in finding out more about studying a professional qualification at Brighton MET?
  • Billy Humphreys is the Group Marketing Executive at LoveLocalJobs.com. He has worked in marketing for six years and been involved in jobs board for three years. We sat down with him to discuss his top tips on how to look for work in the UK jobs market.
  • It’s an age-old conundrum: how do you go about looking for work while you’re working full time? From the hours you need to tailor every application, to scheduling interviews, the process can seem like a secretive minefield, one which can put many workers off from finding a better role.
  • Understandably, many people find discussing salaries uncomfortable and embarrassing during an interview. However, most interviewers expect some bartering and, if it motivates you to put more into the job, it is worthwhile for both the applicant and the employer.
  • For many employees and jobseekers, a new year can bring hope and new prospects that can give rise to fresh starts in the workplace.
  • A Curriculum Vitae is a self-marketing tool and getting an interview can depend on how good your CV is. You will need to consider what to include, how much detail is needed and how to make your CV stand out from all the others.
  • LoveLocalJobs.com launches World of Work with Surrey school students.
  • If you receive multiple job offers at the same time, you may feel more stressed than flattered. Take a step back, realise that you’re in a great position and read our quick 6-step guide to juggling job offers.
  • Finding the correct candidates to fill your vacancy can sometimes feel like an arduous process. There are a million and one things that can sway your decision making process. Here at LoveLocalJobs.com we try and make it as easy as possible for you with some tips and advice on the recruitment proc...