How to deal with rejection – clue isn’t not a tub of ice cream!
You’ve ticked every box, spent hours on the perfect CV, you aced the telephone interview, stood out in the group interview, asked all the right questions and wrote a personal unique thank you note … you waited and waited for feedback and then it came. You didn’t get the job!
Sell yourself – How to Shine in the Interview
The way employers interview candidates is changing, traditional interviews (normally competence based, meaning you usually answer questions based on examples of your experiences) maybe set to be taken over by a less conventional option, the strength based interview.
With competence based interviews relying so heavily on experience it might mean a difficult interview or that you just don’t get the job if you don’t have that experience. Not entirely fair but experience has normally always outweighed anything else; until now.
Get your CV Right in just 8 Steps
Are you sending thousands of CVs through and getting no response? Applied to almost every job out there with limited return? Then you need to revisit the way you are looking at your CV. Spend a bit more time getting it right and make sure to follow the below tips.
If you want more detail on how to produce the perfect CV then head over to my CV writing post CV Writing – Quality Over Quantity
What the world of recruitment has taught me!
In my years of recruitment experience I’ve seen and heard a lot and it has helped me hugely in my personal career; as without being big headed I have been able to ace an interview, get my CV noticed and normally get hired. So although my blog is all about how to get hired and a step by step process of getting through the never ending hoops you have to jump through, I wanted to simply share my top 10 tips.