Hayley Bull

Instead of using the dawn of 2013 as a chance to revolutionise your job hunt, you can use it to reinvigorate your attitude. In the weeks after Christmas, it’s time to shake off the lethargy which comes from too much pyjama time, too much food and too much merry-making, and to take a few practical steps to make sure that your search doesn’t go as stale as last month’s mince pies.

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Hayley Bull

Fighting distractions during the job hunt

Posted by Hayley Bull at 10:02 AM

The internet has revolutionised the way we look for jobs: online job boards and e-mail means quick, easy access to all the latest vacancies and the recruiters that are looking to fill them.
Unfortunately, the internet has also revolutionised the way we entertain ourselves: it’s a big world online, and there’s plenty to take your mind off the task in hand. If you’re not careful, you can find you’re kicking yourself after another day of job search turns into a marathon of episodes from your latest favourite series or hours ambling through blogs.

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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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