I want to access the hidden job market

Introduction Getting started… 1 The process Getting started… 2 Managing your expectations Creating a networking habit Want more? Suggested text for networking email Introduction The majority of jobs never get advertised. Many are acquired through being offered permanent work after placements or work experience, spontaneous offers of employment from people you know and speculative applications. …

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How to use a recruitment agency

What is a recruitment consultancy? How can I find and approach a recruitment consultancy? What are the advantages of using one? Are there problems to look out for? What rules should they follow? Getting started What is a recruitment consultancy? Legally known as an employment agency, a recruitment consultancy creates a pool of potential candidates …

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What makes a successful copywriter?

This article has been provided by an external organisation – please read our disclaimer. One question that persists for all university students is – “what am I going to do when I leave uni?” For some of you studying English and other related courses, a career as a copywriter may have suggested itself. But this raises …

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Translating

What is it about? What would I do? Is it for me? Where can I find out more? What can I do now to improve my chances? What is it about? Translators convert written material from one or more languages (‘source languages’) into the ‘target language’ which is most commonly the translator’s mother tongue, ensuring …

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Interpreting

What is it about? What would I do? Is it for me? Where can I find out more? What can I do now to improve my chances? What is it about? Interpreters convert spoken statements from one language to another. Interpreting involves listening to, understanding and memorising content, then reproducing statements, questions and speeches in …

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