Monthly Archives: August 2015

Skills are the most important component of a CV

Skills, work experience and personal attributes on a CV are more important to managers than qualifications, according to research by Conference Genie. Skills came out on top, with nearly a third (30%) of respondents choosing this as the most important … Continue reading

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Want a management career? Consider a graduate job at a smaller business

Smaller organisations are often left in the shadows while large graduate employers with formal training schemes take centre stage but smaller employers could fast-track graduates into management… Read More

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Interested in studying Law? Pupillage Gateway Opening to be brought forward in 2016

The Bar Council is to bring forward the opening of the Pupillage Gateway, the online application system for pupillage, from April to January. The Gateway timetable currently runs from the beginning of April (when it opens for pupillage applications) to … Continue reading

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Three career experts share the keywords that stand out on a covering letter

Your letter may be one of hundreds a potential employer reads, so you have no choice but to stand out. How will you do that? By slipping in smart, eye-catching words. We spoke to three career experts and rounded up … Continue reading

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Retail, buying and merchandising graduate jobs, internships and expert careers advice

Break into Retail, buying and merchandising – with help from TargetJobs career experts… Read More

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‘Demographic time bomb’ to create future skill shortage in Engineering

As the baby-boomers gets ready for retirement, Britain’s engineering sector is heading towards a “demographic time bomb”, Hay Group warns. The management consulting firm has released a report named The Gathering Storm. The report shows that while the engineering sector is … Continue reading

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How do I get a graduate job in HR and recruitment?

Whether you want to know what salaries in this career are like or what areas you could work in, everything you need to know about graduate jobs in human resources and recruitment (HR) can be found on TargetJobs here… Read … Continue reading

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