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How to Choose an Outplacement Services Company?

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How to Choose an Outplacement Services Company?

Companies in all industries are faced with change; business and the world around it moves and companies need to adapt. This is why businesses and organisations find themselves making redundancies and moving on staff, acquiring new personnel with different skill sets and individuals who fit the modern business structure. Managing this process in a healthy, effective manner is crucial in maintaining brand images and remaining employee satisfaction. Moreover, happy ex-employees spread positive information about former employers, whereas unhappy ex-employees don’t do you any favours at all. Selecting a company to provide effective outplacement services that deliver results can be a...

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How Long Should a CV Be? 4 Frequently Asked Questions on CV Length

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How Long Should a CV Be? 4 Frequently Asked Questions on CV Length

Why You Need CV Help If your CV isn't getting the results you want in the job market, it is time to seek professional help. Writing your CV without professional assistance can be a dangerous approach with your career options at stake. We write CVs every day, preparing the documents in line with the requirements of specific industries and recruitment software such as ATS. Here, we provide some expert advice on various aspects CV writing, including CV length, content and style. Use our advice to ensure your CV is optimised and effective. How Many Pages Should a CV Be? How...

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10 Expert Tips on How to Attract Recruiters on Linkedin

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10 Expert Tips on How to Attract Recruiters on Linkedin

On Linkedin, you have the power to customise your professional profile and online CV. Make the right adjustments and additions to your profile by following our expert tips and advice! See the guide now. 

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What to Include in a CV

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What to Include in a CV
Trying to decide what to include in a CV can be a challenging process for a non-professional. What will impress recruiters? What will make them cast your CV aside? Here, we outline what to include to ensure you have the best possible chance of landing an interview.

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How to explain employment gaps in your CV

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How to explain employment gaps in your CV

Most of us take time off from work at some point in our careers. Maybe you took a year out to travel or to spend more time with your family. Or maybe you quit your most recent job because it wasn’t for you. This is perfectly acceptable, but unexplained employment gaps in your CV can result in recruiters passing on you as a potential employee. Despite this, if dealt with in the right way, employment gaps can actually play a positive role in your CV. But how do you achieve this? How do you explain these gaps in your CV...

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