7 ways to impress in your new job

You’ve trawled your way through the vastly competitive jobs market, impressed at the interview and gone on to get the job.

After congratulations and celebrations have been had, soon the first day nerves will be back and you will once again be the newbie.

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Top 5 bizarre interview questions and how to answer them

There’s an apocryphal story that has been bandied about for years, about an interview where the interviewer asked a candidate: “Do something to surprise me”. The interviewee got out his lighter and set fire to the interviewer’s newspaper. It’s not an action we would advise emulating, but very definitely comes under the heading of utterly incomprehensible interview questions.

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11 things you should never put on your CV

Waiting for a response to a job application can be a soul destroying experience. Even more so when you've applied for multiple roles but still your inbox stays resolutely empty. If that’s happened to you then you should take a closer look at the common element, your CV – especially if you know that you’re well qualified for the position.

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The perfect match: why job hunting is like dating

Looking for a career match this Valentine's? Play the job hunting game like you do the dating one and the perfect match could be just around the corner.

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