The new year brings resolutions and promise of change and that means looking for a new job for a lot of people.
Experts say the new year is a good time to start looking for a change in role as candidates and recruiters come back to work reinvigorated after the Christmas break. But with so many people looking, what’s the best way to get ahead?
Make sure your social media is ’employer ready’! Employers use social channels to research potential candidates. We’re all used to our LinkedIn profiles being business orientated but make sure your Twitter, Facebook and any other accounts are presentable (or private) – a potential employer doesn’t need to see you doing vodka shots on New Year’s Eve!
Perhaps you fancy a career change but you’re not sure where to start or what you want to do? We have some top tips for making a successful career change on our blog so take a look here before you start your search.
Once you have secured an interview, do your research and make sure your interview techniques are up to scratch. We offer some advice on how to prepare for the most common interview questions here.
Good luck with your search!