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My CV – This only gets you the interview, you have to do the rest

It feels like yesterday, but it has now been 50 weeks since I graduated from The University of Hull. 1,256 more words


Time To Shine

“Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for doing it.” – Katherine Whitehorn

So today, it happened:

I’ve officially started my application to be a Disney Cultural Representative!

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Madgex: Why job boards remain popular

Madgex, one of our Silver Sponsors for The Job Board Summit 2015 – North America last week, have kindly shared a blog post with us about why we all have nothing to worry about because job boards remain popular! 624 more words

Job Boards

here's what my day felt like

Today, I tried to find a job.

This is my second attempt for this week, and I’ll be honest: it’s kind of frustrating. If you’re a person who gives his/her best shot in everything, even during the filling out of forms, then you’ll understand. 405 more words


The Erasmus Experience


Soon to embark on the Erasmus Exchange programme in Germany, I wondered what exactly it is that makes a good (or bad, for that matter) university exchange. 966 more words

Year Abroad

The Scary Thing About Linkedin...

Today, after sending out two internship applications, I decided to check out my Linkedin account. I try to keep it up to date, edited so it looks good and may attract potential employers, but I also haven’t given it that much thought. 544 more words

How to find the right words and make you CV irresistible

I have been recently asked about what action verbs should be included in the CV and which one should be avoided. Of course it depends of the job position you are applying for. 162 more words

Career Coaching