Body Language Secrets For Your Next Online Interview

Body Language Secrets For Your Next Online Interview

Frame your face – Adjust your webcam to show your mid-torso to just the top of your head. Set the scene
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How to Use Twitter as a Recruiting Tool?

How to Use Twitter as a Recruiting Tool?

Twitter, the social networking and micro blogging giant, can be one of the most powerful tools for smaller companies and
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Say Goodbye to Firm Interview Handshakes??

Say Goodbye to Firm Interview Handshakes??

Say Goodbye to Firm Interview Handshakes?? Times change and interview techniques are modified accordingly. However, the firm handshake has always been
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A Guide to Writing a Successful CV

A Guide to Writing a Successful CV

On an average, for every advertisement, the employer receives around 60 applications from willing applicants, and for every skilled job
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5 of the Most Important CV Writing Tips You Will Ever Need

5 of the Most Important CV Writing Tips You Will Ever Need

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10 Jokes Only Engineers Will Understand.

10 Jokes Only Engineers Will Understand.

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5 Bad Social Networking Habits to Break – Part 1

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Want to Excel In Your Second Interview? Here are Three Top Tips

Want to Excel In Your Second Interview? Here are Three Top Tips

Congratulations on getting through the first stage job interview and you have received an invitation for the second one. You
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Tips on How to Prepare For an Interview

Tips on How to Prepare For an Interview

Job description You ought to have received the job description before the interview. Ensure that you have a copy
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Top 50 Interview Questions as Voted by Food Manufacturing Employers

Top 50 Interview Questions as Voted by Food Manufacturing Employers

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The 8 Major Blunders Leaders Make on their LinkedIn Profiles

The 8 Major Blunders Leaders Make on their LinkedIn Profiles

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The Most Unpleasant things that Candidates Say to Recruiters

The Most Unpleasant things that Candidates Say to Recruiters

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3 Questions Recruiters Ask Themselves When Interviewing a Candidate
Cover Letter Secrets To Get More Job Interviews

Cover Letter Secrets To Get More Job Interviews

The cover letter is a very important part of any job application. If the cover letter is not catchy and
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What to Tell Your Prospective Employer After Quitting Your Previous Job on Bad Terms

What to Tell Your Prospective Employer After Quitting Your Previous Job on Bad Terms

While job hopping might not be the best idea, but the truth is that there are times when quitting is
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What goes into a cover letter?

What goes into a cover letter?

There are several factors to take into account when putting a cover letter together Content How its presented How its
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Three Things Food Industry Recruiters Will Hate You For

Three Things Food Industry Recruiters Will Hate You For

Being a recruiter withing food manufacturing sounds like a wonderful job as everyone you meet is actually trying to impress
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Treating People Nicely within a Competitive Environment

Treating People Nicely within a Competitive Environment

There are many people in the world who are quick and eager to blame others for their own shortcomings and
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The Perfect Strategy to Secure Your Place in the Food Industry

The Perfect Strategy to Secure Your Place in the Food Industry

A science in its own kind, the food services for its processing and manufacturing sectors cannot be lenient when recruiting
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The Importance of a Flawless CV

The Importance of a Flawless CV

Your CV is often your first impression on a potential employer. It is disappointing to see how people overlook the
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The Best Way To Contact Recruiters During Job Searches.

The Best Way To Contact Recruiters During Job Searches.

Contacting a recruiter is not the same as talking to a friend at the pub. Although many are easy to
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Preparing a CV that Speaks for Itself – Watch you words!

Preparing a CV that Speaks for Itself – Watch you words!

Coming up with an impressive CV is an art, one that you can learn if you set your mind to
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Not at home – Leave a Message

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If you are going to put your home number on your CV, please tell people who are at home to
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Linkedin in detail

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LinkedIn has established itself as the site for professional networking. Its positioning in the social media market place has a
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Job Boards

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A job board can be of help in finding a job, there are numerous ones out there. Do an internet
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How Your Email Address is Stopping You Getting the Job

How Your Email Address is Stopping You Getting the Job

How Your Email Address is Stopping You Getting the Job in the world we live in today you cannot go
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How to get the most out of LinkedIn

How to get the most out of LinkedIn

After reading several articles and blogs about LinkedIn, I thought people would like to here about my findings as there
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How To Get Blacklisted By A Recruiter

How To Get Blacklisted By A Recruiter

How To Get Blacklisted By A Food Recruiter Blacklists are a big reason why recruiters and employers don’t call back certain
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How to Climb the ladder Tips

How to Climb the ladder Tips

1. What do you want? People have differing ideas of what they wish to achieve in their chosen career. Some
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How do I get more money where I work?

How do I get more money where I work?

How do I get more money where I work? Don't think because you are asking the question that you are unappreciative
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Checklist of how your CV Should look

Checklist of how your CV Should look

During my time at Citizen Recruitment I have seen many kinds of weird and wonderful CVs, some creative, some clever
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4 Ways to Defeat Job Search Desperation

4 Ways to Defeat Job Search Desperation

When I finished grad school and first started my job search, it actually felt exciting. I envisioned myself landing a
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12 Pieces of GREAT Career Advice

12 Pieces of GREAT Career Advice

There are plenty of career advice snippets out on the web, but here are a few pieces of unique career
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4 Essential Areas to Optimise for a Better LinkedIn Profile

4 Essential Areas to Optimise for a Better LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn is no doubt the most popular platform that connects professionals around the globe under one roof. With 259 million
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Interview Questions & Answers: Why should I hire you?

Interview Questions & Answers: Why should I hire you?

This is the £1,000,000 question and one for which you must have an answer! It's the wrap up question -
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Interview Plan

Interview Plan

Interview Plan   ONE WEEK FROM INTERVIEW - Pick the suit you plan to wear. Make sure it's clean. If you do
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Hard (and some very some stupid) interview questions

Hard (and some very some stupid) interview questions

Hard (and some very some stupid) interview questions 17 Former Google Interview Questions So Ridiculous The Company Banned Them 1.How much should
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Forgetting to Follow Up

Forgetting to Follow Up

Forgetting to Follow Up Another mistake to avoid is not following up with an employer after your interview. To make sure
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Body Language

Body Language

The mouth guard is one of the few adult gestures that is as obvious as a child's. The hand covers
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Why I Like People with Unconventional Resumés

Why I Like People with Unconventional Resumés

Professional success used to depend on experience, knowledge, and skill. But things have changed in recent decades. First, knowledge has
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How do I sell myself at an interview?

How do I sell myself at an interview?

I have been told I am not selling myself at interviews, how can I sell myself more? Thanks, Chris Competency based interview questions Funny
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How do I negotiate money at Interview?

How do I negotiate money at Interview?

Hi Citizen Recrutiemnt, I have an upcoming interview and I never know where to start when it comes to money. Hope you
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What information should I put in my skills?

What information should I put in my skills?

  Firstly we advise to look at the role you are applying for and use transferable skills. Try to include the keywords from the
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Photo On My CV

Photo On My CV

We always advice against this as it doesn't give the right impression, also it may make the file too large
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Organise Your CV before Applying for a Job

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My Skill Set

My Skill Set

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How Many Pages Should Your CV have?

How Many Pages Should Your CV have?

This is a very popular question that we get at Citizen Recruitment.   2 A4 pages Remember Quality not Quantity ______________________________________________________________________       
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The Problems of Being a Recruiter

The Problems of Being a Recruiter

A career in recruitment has strong comparisons to a rollercoaster ride. It will have lots of ups and downs, lots
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Job Posting for the Food Industry

Job Posting for the Food Industry

Here at Citizen we pride ourselves on the knowledge we hold in the food industry and the way the treat
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Criteria Based Interview: What It Is and What It Involves

Criteria Based Interview: What It Is and What It Involves

Great news! you have been invited for a Criteria based interview. But what is it? It can be described as
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What is Facebook

What is Facebook

Facebook is currently the world's largest social network with over 400 million active users spending over 500 billion minutes each
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Hobbies?

Hobbies?

Should I add hobbies/interests to my CV? Citizen Recruitment Use Bullet points to get the point across. Try not to use clichés -
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Mistakes candidates make at Interview

Mistakes candidates make at Interview

Mistakes candidates make at Interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GCsjJw0xLQ4
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Candidates intelligence insulted by being asked to do a technical test

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9 Skype / Video Interview tips

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I'll cut to the chase. Here's the 9 Skype and Video Interview tips 1.      Check your stuff works. Camera? Mic? Laptop?
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I have been asked to prepare and present a presentation

I have been asked to prepare and present a presentation

Citizen Recruitment This is not out of the ordinary for senior level positions - The hiring company will either tell you
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First Resourcing Assignment

First Resourcing Assignment

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Dresscode?

Dresscode?

Hi I have an interview on Friday for an Industrial Maintenance job in a factory. Should I wear a suit? Thanks, John   Citizen
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Creativity At its Best
Companies Now Recruiting Top Talent More Contract Workers than Ever Before!

Companies Now Recruiting Top Talent More Contract Workers than Ever Before!

We're sad to see you go! How sad? Well, we want to introduce you to Derrick – he's the guy who
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Communication

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Communication Here at Citizen we pride ourselves on the knowledge we hold in the food industry and the way the treat
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Client visit

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Client Visits. In recruitment it’s vastly important to go out and meet with your clients and building that rapport from the
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Challenging Jobs in Recruitment

Challenging Jobs in Recruitment Here at Citizen we pride ourselves on the speed of response and the quality of our candidates
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Basic Skills You Should Be Adding to Your CV

Your CV may have some sought after skills that employers are looking for, but chances are, so do the rest
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Are You Ready For A More Social Recruitment Process?

The Evolution of the Interview! 
Are You Ready For A More Social Recruitment Process? These days, there is so much more
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Are you a Manager? – Watch your spelling on LinkedIn as it could cost you!

Are you a Manager? – Watch your spelling on LinkedIn as it could cost you!

A worrying stat is floating round on twitter and linked in and really shows host much attention people are paying
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Are Keywords important to my CV?

Are Keywords important to my CV?

Citizen Recruitment Hi Julie, Key words are essential in any type of CV, hiring managers and especially recruiters use Keywords and will scan through
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10 Jokes Only Engineers Will Understand. Who Says Engineers Don’t Have A Sense Of Humor?

10 Jokes Only Engineers Will Understand. Who Says Engineers Don’t Have A Sense Of Humor?

1. Normal people believe that if it ain't broke, don't fix it. Engineers believe that if it ain't broke, it doesn't
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Twitter a Recruiter’s Secret Weapon

Twitter a Recruiter’s Secret Weapon

Over the years, the process of recruitment has evolved. To make sure that their industries and companies continue to attract
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Grief Factor

Grief Factor

I have heard a lot about how people think recruitment consultancy’s are unofficial and only strive to better their wallet
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Helping Clients Succeed

Helping Clients Succeed

Helping client Succeed A word that is defined in the English dictionary as to give or provide what is necessary to
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Recruiting Top Talent Employees for a Recruitment Firm – A Challenge

Recruiting Top Talent Employees for a Recruitment Firm – A Challenge

We're sad to see you go! How sad? Well, we want to introduce you to Derrick – he's the guy who
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Life of a CV Resourcer

Life of a CV Resourcer

Life of a CV Resourcer The industry the candidates I have been looking at are mainly within the food and beverage
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Importance of Planning in Recruitment

Importance of Planning in Recruitment

Importance of Planning in Recruitment In recruitment it is vitally important to plan everything you do. Otherwise you can get caught
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Interview Questions & Answers: Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Interview Questions & Answers: Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

This is a hard one if you have not done sufficient research. You don't have to answer with a specific
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Funny Interview Question Responses
Which is better for job hunting, Facebook or Twitter?

Which is better for job hunting, Facebook or Twitter?

This is a very tough question to answer. It depends purely how much time and effort you put in. Facebook has
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The Ingenious Design of the Aluminum Beverage Can

The Ingenious Design of the Aluminum Beverage Can

Bill details the engineering choices underlying the design of a beverage can He explains why it is cylindrical, outlines the
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The Scope of 3D Printing in Food Manufacturing

The Scope of 3D Printing in Food Manufacturing

3D printing has fast become one of the most sought after concepts in the world, with the 3D printers now
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How to approach a Business Development call

How to approach a Business Development call

Here at Citizen our market is Food manufacturing, with the targeted roles typically being roles within Engineering, Production, Quality and
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Our Interview Experience – what not to do!

Our Interview Experience – what not to do!

We have a number of years of interviewing experience and we have pooled together to put a list of fatal
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Increasing Profile Views in LinkedIn with Groups

Increasing Profile Views in LinkedIn with Groups

It is not very difficult to increase the number of people looking at your profile in LinkedIn. Profile views are
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HOW TO ACE YOUR JOB HUNT AND WORK WITH RECRUITERS: THE ULTIMATE GUIDE

HOW TO ACE YOUR JOB HUNT AND WORK WITH RECRUITERS: THE ULTIMATE GUIDE

Over the years I have spoken with hundreds of people who need some general job hunting (and staying at a
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Falkirk Wheel

Falkirk Wheel

The Falkirk Wheel is a rotating boat lift in Scotland, connecting the Forth and Clyde Canal with the Union Canal.
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What types of psychometric tests are there?

What types of psychometric tests are there?

I Have an up coming interview and I was emailed a few bits of infomation before hand and a psychomeric
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Is body language important at an interview?

Is body language important at an interview?

Citizen Recruitment Body language is essential! Start the interview well with a good strong hand shake (practice on friends or family). Make Eye
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I have too many jobs to add to a CV

I have too many jobs to add to a CV

Hi I have far too many part time jobs to add to my CV but I don’t want to discount them as
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Make sure your CV is an attention grabber!

There's so much we want to say when we write our CV. We want to tell the reader - hopefully
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The Final Words of Your Interview

The Final Words of Your Interview

When you receive a call from a company, asking you to come for an interview, you can be nervous and
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Job Posting – Our Tailored Method

Job Posting – Our Tailored Method

Here at Citizen we pride ourselves on the knowledge we hold in the food industry and the way the treat
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How the Made Globes in the 1960’s

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Qualifications?

Qualifications?

Citizen Recruitment This purely depends on the person’s experience! If you are leaving education and at the start of your career then this section
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Social Media for dummies: Twitter is like a cocktail party

Social Media for dummies: Twitter is like a cocktail party

Twitter is like a cocktail party: There is lots going on, and it's very high energy. Many conversations are happening
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Social Media for dummies: Facebook is like a pub

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Facebook is like a pub: It's an informal place where people get together with old friends, shoot the breeze, tell
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How Twitter can help you get a job

There is more to twitter than following what celebrity's are doing, but can it really help get you a job?
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Training is Vital to Success

This week I went on my first training course, I was unsure as what to expect as I am new
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What I look for When Recruiting a Grad?

What I look for When Recruiting a Grad?

With the world moving at such a fast pace, the education sector has started to thrive. This has meant that
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The Importance of prioritising work

The Importance of prioritising work

To be successful in any line of work you need to have a well organised plan of what you’re doing
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Should you set targets?

Should you set targets?

Targets can be about anything and relate to anything in your life. They can be focussed on anything from a
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Interview Plan

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ONE WEEK FROM INTERVIEW - Pick the suit you plan to wear. Make sure it's clean. If you do this
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LinkedIn Makes The Social Selling Index Accessible To All Members

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One of the most promising additions to LinkedIn in the last few years or so has been the launch of
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Tips To Prepare Yourself for An Interview

Tips To Prepare Yourself for An Interview

Are you scared because you have an interview scheduled this week? If not, you could be in trouble. But if
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Pre Interview Homework

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If you have an interview lined up - Here is some important information that you should look into learning before
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What is your greatest weakness?

What is your greatest weakness?

What is your greatest weakness? As with all questions, you want to reply honestly, but you also want to present yourself
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What not to do at the interview?

What not to do at the interview?

Citizen Recruitment Don't be late Don't fidget or break eye contact Do not talk negatively about your past colleagues as your interviewer may
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Persistence is Key

Persistence is Key

Persistence is Key... Within any job role or any goal a person may have in life, persistence is one of the
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Ever-changing Industries

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Ever-changing Industries We live in a world of varying technologies and processes. In the world of recruiting this is no different.
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Interview Testing

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Being tested at interview can be one of the most stressful parts of the interview process. Here is our little
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Interview Questions & Answers: Do you have any questions/ would you like to talk about anything else?

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Now is the time to ask everything you didn't have a chance to before! Or if there are any key
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The excitement around social media selling had hit fever pitch. And there are good reasons for this. According to experts,
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5 of the Most Important CV Writing Tips You Will Ever Need

5 of the Most Important CV Writing Tips You Will Ever Need

Applying for a new job? Do you have an impactful CV that will make your potential employer sit up and
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The First 10 Minutes Of An Interview

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7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Accepting a Job Offer

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So, you're in the market for a new job. Maybe you've recently been laid off, maybe you're looking for a
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SHL Testing 

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Practice is key with online testing. It is always useful for you to do a practice before the real thing. Here
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Competency based interview questions

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Competency based interview questions Congratulations, you got a call for an interview! But the problem is, it’s a competency-based interview. So
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11 Sloppy LinkedIn Mistakes That You’re Too Qualified to Make

A LinkedIn profile is the best opportunity to hit the global job market. So your LinkedIn profile should be typo
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Recruitment Consultants…How do you make contact?

Recruitment as an industry is changing dramatically. The way consultants approach their work is completely different to how they did
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Food Recruitment Made Easy Food processing and manufacturing companies are increasingly operating on a world wide scale to maximise profits and
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A Guide to Job Interviews

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Candidate CV Advice – My Initial Take

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During my first two weeks with Citizen I have been mainly working on identifying relevant and strong CVs. The ones
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Cheeky Ambition

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If you are looking at a role on a job board and you apply for it. Take into account the
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Helping You Find the Most Suitable Candidate for Your Job!

I understand why HR managers would wish to control the entire recruitment process because of bugetory control etc but to
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Honesty in Food Recruitment

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Honesty in Food Recruitment I base my whole work ethic on providing a service for a client which is not only
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LinkedIn Tips Part 3

LinkedIn Tips Part 3

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LinkedIn Tips Part 2

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LinkedIn Tips Part 1

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How to Attract Great Opportunities with Your LinkedIn Profile

I would like to give a little introduction to LinkedIn after quite a few candidates got in touch with me
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Are you Missing Out on LinkedIn?

Do you feel you should be more in tune with what LinkedIn has to offer? Have you ever felt like
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The Citizen Recruitment LinkedIn Showase Pages

The Citizen Recruitment LinkedIn Showase Pages

Procurement and Supply Chain Logistics Recruitment - http://www.linkedin.com/company/procurement-and-supply-chain-recruitment?trk=biz-brand-tree-co-name Health, Safety, Hygiene & Environmental Recruitment - http://www.linkedin.com/company/citizen-health-safety-environmental-recruitment?trk=biz-brand-tree-co-name Engineering Recruitment - http://www.linkedin.com/company/citizen-engineering-recruitment?trk=biz-brand-tree-co-name Production and Operations
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Group Page: Citizen Recruitment LTD - https://www.linkedin.com/groups?mostRecent=&gid=4136918&trk=my_groups-tile-flipgrp
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The Citizen Recruitment LinkedIn Company page

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As we all are well aware that LinkedIn is one of the best places on web to market and publish
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Nice Watch

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A gentleman went into one of our clients yesterday and thought his interview went extremely well and was confident they
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How to Create a Perfect LinkedIn Profile

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LinkedIn is a popular professional network that is used by many people to find jobs or to hire potential candidates
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You know that funny email address you have?!

You know that funny email address you have?! Well in a world of first impressions that email address you set up
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What I Notice About CV’s

What I Notice About CV’s

Reading a CV is essential for us at Citizen when searching for the perfect candidate. Here are a few things
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What Do You Think About Us?

What Do You Think About Us?

In the world of recruitment, agencies generally tend to have a bad reputation. Both candidates and clients alike can talk
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LinkedIn Tips Part 4

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The Frustrations of a Recruitment Client

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The recruiting life-cycle here at Citizen Recruitment takes care of everything that needs to be done in order to find
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What Is A Prenuptial Agreement? Pre nuptial agreements, also referred to as pre marital agreements, are common within the UK as
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Match Making at Its Best

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Have you found the one? The ideally candidate that is… Recruitment consultancy and online dating have too much in common.
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In recruitment it is important to know your candidates. Here at Citizen we always push ourselves to know as much
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The definition of honesty is thequality of being fair and truthful: the quality of being honest. In the world today
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Excuse the pun, but getting started in the food industry isn’t really a piece of cake. Food manufacturing industry is,
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When it comes to switching jobs, sometimes it becomes necessary to get out and find a new job, while in
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I have been looking for work for a few weeks now and often thought about trying something new, where can
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Working Longer Hours To Get Results

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