This post focuses on an important technique for job interview preparation. We use the star technique when coaching candidates, to help them when preparing for a job interview. It’s really simple and using the acronym, “STAR”, makes it is easy to remember. At interview, the person interviewing is looking for evidence of your experience and […]

Aug 13, 2018

LinkedIn is a professional online network. Use LinkedIn to build your online identity and CV, which travels with you throughout your professional career. Profiles record work experience, skills, achievements, volunteer work, endorsements and interests. Through LinkedIn you can build a network of contacts such as employers, careers advisors, recruitment consultancy agencies, colleagues and peers, educational […]

Aug 06, 2018

How to write great CVs Write Great CVs – this is crucial. The employment world is a buyer’s market. Increasingly jobseekers need to ‘sell’ themselves and having a great ‘Curriculum Vitae’ or CV is vital. A CV provides a concise profile of a person’s background, qualifications and experience in words. It is your personal advertisement, […]

Jul 30, 2018

If there’s every chance that you won’t work proper hours today, please read on! TUC figures tell us that over 5 million of the UK workforce, regularly work unpaid “overtime”, rewarding their employers with a total of £23 billion a year in free labour. On the one hand, this can be viewed as great news […]

Jul 23, 2018

Career Success – What can we learn from Gareth Southgate and the England Team? Career Success lessons can be learned from Gareth Southgate’s leadership and the England players. 1. Mirror Mirror On The Wall When we consult with candidates for a new role, here at The Eventus Recruitment Group, a common recurring theme is a […]

Jul 16, 2018