Category Archives: Job Applications

Decrypting the job description – What employers are really asking for

We’ve all been there; you spend hours – sometimes days – crafting the perfect application, only to receive the dreaded generic email telling you you’ve been ‘unsuccessful on this occasion’. But you’re sure you ticked all the boxes, so why wasn’t … Continue reading

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To disclose or not to disclose a disability in the job application process…?

In terms of disability, a common question from students is ‘should I disclose’? The answer to this question is not straightforward as it might first appear – despite legislation requiring that (with a few exceptions) employers treat applicants and employees … Continue reading

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