How to write a supporting statement in four easy steps

Many job application forms include a section where you asked to detail what makes you a suitable candidate for the job. This is a key section and one that you should spend time on but what should you include? Read more…

Five easy steps to write the perfect covering letter

The first rule of applying for a job is that there is no one aspect of the application process that is more important than another. The covering letter is your opportunity to tell recruiters why you’re the right person for the job and yet and it needs to be every bit as good as your CV and personal statement. Read more…

Top body language tips for job interviews

Conveying confidence and enthusiasm during a job interview is an essential part of interview success, but words alone are not enough. Only 10% of what we communicate is done through speech the rest is communicated through how we position our bodies. So if you want to succeed in an interview you need to think about what your body is saying. Read more…

Santa’s CV Assessment

Even some of the most successful and popular personalities need to have their CV updated. This CV came from a Mr S. Claus who has clearly gained a lot of experience during his (very) long career – but still his CV is still letting him down so let’s have a brief look at where he could make an improvement! Read more…

How to prepare for a job interview

You get called to an interview and after the initial exhilaration there’s the realisation that whilst you’ve made it through the initial selection process there is a still bigger mountain climb and like mountain climbing, without proper preparation your chances of succeeding are slim (though it’s highly unlikely you’ll suffer frostbite or altitude sickness). So how do you prepare? Read more…