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3 ways to be more confident at job interviews

Simple tricks to boost your confidence and help you get the job.

How to give a winning interview presentation

Get pitch perfect in 4 steps with expert interview advice from The Apprentice finalist Claire Young.

5 rookie mistakes to avoid when job searching

Give your job search the best chance of success by cutting out the basic errors highlighted by career coach John Lees.

What interviewers see and hear

Get an insider view of the job interview from career coach John Lees, the author of How To Get A Job You Love.

How to get a job in 2017

Get motivation for your job hunt from The Apprentice finalist Claire Young.

Jamie’s Journey: Claude’s top 5 interview tips

Business executive Claude Littner gives his expert advice on how to ace an interview.

15 minutes with Claude Littner

Business executive and star of The Apprentice Claude Littner gives us an indepth insight into what employers are looking for in an interview.

5 tips to ace an interview

Seeing a job interview from two angles. Learn more about Michael's interview tips.
Anne Marie Imafidon

Anne-Marie Imafidon: The T and M in STEM

A role model for a generation, she tells us about her background and vision for girls and women in STEM careers.

Should You Accept That Job Offer?

Interview success – you’ve got the job! But is the role really right for you? Our latest Should I accept that job offer? interactive quiz will help you decide whether to accept or reject that new job offer. Aimee Bateman, career...
The road from part time to full time

The road from part-time to full-time

Ah, the 9-5 workday that Dolly Parton sings at us and we hear all about when we’re little. Breaking news folks, but unfortunately it does not always exist. Many of us in full-time work spend the majority of our day sat at a desk, staying...
Avoiding employment scams

Avoiding employment scams

The online world has made it easier than ever to search and apply for jobs, but the flip-side is a rise in job scams. ActionFraud claims that “young people are the most defrauded jobsters in Britain”, while figures from the City of Lond...
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Your step by step career guide: Interview preparation

Need some help landing your dream job? Throughout this month we’ve been bringing you a step by step career guide, from helping you find the right industry, to writing your CV and sprucing up your social media. This week it’s time to pre...
My Christmas job has finished, now what?

My Christmas job has finished, now what?

While most people think of the festive period as a perfect time to recharge and unwind, for Christmas casuals it can be a nightmare. Not only do you have to deal with more customers than any other time of the year, you also have the added s...
Are psychometric tests effective?

Are psychometric tests effective?

Psychometric testing has been used to measure aptitude, intelligence and personality for many years. But recently there has been a steep increase in their use in the employment sector, as companies have started using them to help whittle do...

Warning signs of a bad job offer

When you’re caught in the job hunt, any job can start looking better than no job at all. Unfortunately, not all job offers have something positive to offer you, so it’s absolutely crucial that you take your time and evaluate the situati...
What not to do when you graduate

What not to do when you graduate

What not to do when you graduate So you’ve finished university and are now officially an adult, ready to face the ‘real’ world. You can look forward to financial independence, a career and… tax. Sound terrifying? As a graduate you...
Worst interview scenarios

Worst interview scenarios

There is so much advice flying around about how best to prepare for interviews. As a jobseeker, you may well hear the word interview so much that it no longer sounds like an actual word. Unfortunately, they are still an essential part of th...
Five celebrities that would stand out in an interview

Five Celebrities That Would Stand Out In An Interview

A job interview is not only a great way to meet potential employers, but also an excellent opportunity to showcase yourself, highlight your talents and prove that you have nerves of steel. We’ve all been there, but have you ever wonde...

Dressing for interview Twitter Q&A

Presentation skills are paramount when you’re fighting for a new job, and its not just dressing smart for an interview. Respected image consultant Joanna Gaudoin of insideoutimage.co.uk will be live on Totaljobs Twitter feed at 2pm on...