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Tomorrow I’m the new girl!

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Tomorrow I’m the new girl in the office. My new job kind of starts tomorrow, with a half day handover – and then I start for real on Thursday March 1. It feels a bit like returning to school after the long summer holiday when you just do a Thursday and a Friday the first […]

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A successful interview

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I recently had a very successful interview. So successful in fact that they offered me the job! So fingers crossed that my time out of work could soon be coming to a close. This week I had my identity check with the (hopefully) new employer. We’ve negotiated start date and salary and now I’m hoping […]

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Assessment centre interviews

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If it doesn’t open then it’s not your door. This was something a friend said to me after an interview, when I didn’t get the job. Well I’ve since failed at another interview, so I guess that wasn’t my door either! This time the interview was in two parts. It started with a three hour […]

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Preparing for a job interview

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Preparing for a job interview or interviews? There’s some great stuff on Pinterest which might help you. I found these: Top 10 job interview questions with answers The Top 20 interview questions and How to handle challenging job interview questions Hope these might help you too as I continue writing up several career success stories […]