Job searching

Expert advice on planning an effective job search, how to research potential employers and top tips on applications, tests and interviews.

A lady holding up a 'hire me' card Effective job hunting requires more than just submitting your CV.  Here we take a look at where to find job opportunities and offer information and advice on the various stages of a job application process including CV writing, application forms, interviews and selection tests.

Job searching techniques

If you are searching for employment, there are a number of places you can look.

Making a job application

Information about CV writing, application forms, covering letters, interviews and selection tests.

The hidden job market

Many jobs are not advertised, so how can you tap into this hidden job market?

How to plan your job search

Creating the perfect job hunting plan can help you to focus your job search more efficiently.

Application form top tips

Expert advice on how to sell your skills on a job application form.

Psychometric tests simplified

Demystify psychometrics and reveal what these assessments actually involve and are being used to achieve.

Ten top tips for succeeding in interviews

These top ten job interview tips will help you improve your chances of successfully securing a new role.

Ten must-have skills that'll get you hired

Executive recruiter David G. Jensen lists the top ten skills recruiters look out for.

How to survive the first 100 days in a job

Tips on preparing yourself for the start of a new job; making the most of the induction process and leaving a great first impression.