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I cannot interview well!

Ok, So you know you could do the job hands down, probably over most candidates in the room, but you are just not getting offered the job.

Is this because you just don’t interview well? For nearly everyone when we think of going to an interview we know we have to be confidant and basically sell ourselves. Now this may come na...

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Is it computing?

When we are young we constantly wonder about what we want to be when we grow up.

Most children imagine the jobs that they can play dressing up at and are in regular contact with such as Doctor, teacher, vet, singer etc. I don’t think many of us grow up to be what we thought we wanted to be when were little. But, do we end up...

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Hobbies

Having sent out many CVs in my time, and in my Management roles received many, I often question the relevance of the “hobbies”section.

In my early years it seemed a section that generally consisted of “reading”, “sports”and “socialising”. When probed in an interview about what they had read, I often found that people were tri...

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Boss or friend?

It is a very hard line to walk on and so thin sometimes that I think anyone who has been a manager can probably empathise with the daily tightrope this can be.

The question is how much of a fun / friendly boss can you be and still have enough respect from your staff that when the whip needs cracking they are not going to laug...

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