Blog - February 2021

  • Starting a new job remotely during lockdown? Read our top tips for successfully starting a new job whilst working from home

    Posted on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 by Sarah CoombesNo comments

    Starting a new job before the pandemic was nerve-racking enough but having to start a new job whilst working from home adds a whole new dimension to first day jitters. What if you can’t meet your manager and colleagues in person for a while? How will you get to know your colleagues, get up to speed on how to do your job, or even know who to contact when you have questions? All good companies will ...

  • How to make your CV stand out

    Posted on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 by Sarah CoombesNo comments

    Many people ask ‘ why do I need to make my CV stand out, surely it should be about my skillset and not how my CV looks?’ Put yourself in the shoes of the person reading your CV. They can receive several hundred applications a day and mostly from people who don’t have the necessary experience required for the role, so it will be hard to fully read your CV. With research showing that the average ...