Hayley Bull

Job Hunting in December

Posted by Hayley Bull at 12:43 PM

December is traditionally a time for winding down the old year and looking forward to the new. Faced with mince pies to be eaten and gifts to be exchanged, it can be hard to keep your motivation up when you’re looking for your dream job.
You might think that recruiters are taking time out to tuck into some turkey and open their stockings, too, but in fact they’ll still be busy looking for great candidates to fill exciting roles well into the holidays. If you’re still active about looking, you’ll be taking advantage of the misconception that recruitment is slowing down.

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Interviews are naturally a nerve-wracking experience. There’s only one sure-fire way to alleviate pre-interview anxiety, and that’s preparation.
Research is the key to confidence when it comes to job hunting: if you’re able to talk about yourself in terms of the job role, comfortably negotiate the terminology that a company uses and know you’ve got the answers to tricky questions at your fingertips, you’ll be able to concentrate on presenting yourself to the very best of your ability rather than waste energy by worrying about what’s coming next.

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