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Tips for successful gift giving at work

Giving someone a Christmas present is traditionally intended as a gesture from the heart. Done properly, giving and receiving gifts can be the perfect way to develop important connections between people. Whilst it might be easy to think of appropriate

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Ho-Ho-How to survive the office Christmas party

At this time of year, most people are thinking more about their Christmas preparations and less about their career development. Like many other major life changes people don’t tend to think about resolutions until the festive season is over. However,

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How to dress for an interview

In times gone by, what to wear to a job interview was an easy decision; men wore suits and women wore sensible, formal dresses as their standard daily outfits. Today, society is more casual which means dress codes are often

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How to survive an interview presentation

You’ve polished your CV until it shines, written a stellar cover letter, spent hours revising for the dreaded psychometric test… but the fun isn’t even over yet! If all that preparation wasn’t enough many employers also demand a presentation as

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What are psychometric tests?

As the jobs market becomes increasingly competitive, employers are devising new means of filtering applicants during the recruitment process. Psychometric tests are a popular way of truly putting applicants through their paces. Psychometric tests are an objective and standardised form

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Achieving a healthy work-life balance: is it possible?

Over the last year, the number of times “work-life” balance was mentioned in the media increased by almost 900%, compared with the number of mentions ten years ago. For those of you who are unsure exactly what it is, work-life

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How to get a Christmas job

We toyed with calling this blog ‘All I Want for Christmas is a Job’ or ‘Getting a Job at the Most Wonderful Time of the Year‘ but knowing you’ll be inundated with festive frivolity soon enough we stuck with a

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Should you get a Christmas job?

After a wonderful, balmy September the weather is finally on the change and summer 2014 is finally coming to an end. With it, our thoughts naturally turn to the other end of the year and the upcoming festive season. But

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