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How to handle a Counter Offer

The Counter Offer (CO) can be a difficult scenario for both candidate and recruiter alike and can cause doubt, second guessing, and in some cases, reversing the acceptance of a new offer.

When resigning, always expect a CO and think in advance about how you would respond. Many candidates will have made up their minds and simply say ‘no thank you’, shake hands and part ways. For those...

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How to get the most out of an interview

An interview should always be a two way discussion allowing the interviewer to gauge your suitability for the business but at the same time, as a candidate, you must be able to learn more about the opportunity and whether it is the right fit for you.

Asking intelligent questions is a useful and important way to help you understand and visualise the opportunity. Furthermore, it allows you...

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3 Hints to Help Stand Out From the Crowd

A few factors can significantly help you stand out from the crowd and make good impressions with those that matter.
 
The best thing? These 3 hints are all easy to implement…
 
1. Be consistent – there is no correct way to write a CV, just different ways. When it comes to formatting however, consistency is k...

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7 Key Aspects to Writing a CV

Writing an effective CV can be a difficult task but it is essential it is done correctly. Ultimately, the CV is the gateway to interviews and job opportunities. Getting it right is therefore critical and here are a few tips to consider when doing so:

 
1. Be concise – there is no exact number for how long a CV should be but 2 -3 pages should be sufficient. B...

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7 Hints to Help Impress in Interviews

Interviews are great opportunities to learn more about a position for you to ensure it’s the right career move. They should be an exciting experience but they can often be a nervous one.

 
As with many things, preparation is key…

 
1. Do your research – research the company and industry thoroughly. Use Google to find recent ...

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