How to Spring clean your social media presence during your job search

According to new research published this week, 60% of hiring managers and recruiters now vet candidates’ social media profiles when assessing their suitability for a position. That’s up 8% from the year before, and continues the trend of social media becoming an increasingly important part of the job application process. If you haven’t got a

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4 tips for conquering the graduate job market this summer

It’s around this time of the year that the life of a final year student starts to become really quite stressful. Not only are you snowed under with essays, exams and the never-ending fountain of misery that is your dissertation, but the spectre of life after graduation starts to loom ever more ominously. It’s hard

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5 Reasons Your CV Isn’t Getting Noticed

Applying for jobs can be an incredibly frustrating process. There’s nothing more demoralising than spending hours crafting the perfect application only to hear nothing back – especially when you feel that your skills and experience would have been perfect for the role. However, if you are finding that you are consistently falling at the first

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Do Your Profile Pictures Affect Your Job Search?

Uploading funny photos of yourself is a big part of social media, but with over 90% of employers now screening and recruiting candidates through social media, you may be damaging your chances of being hired. Your social media profile may be your only chance to make a good first impression. Your CV along with your

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