Bouncing back from interview rejection – Overcoming the interview blues

Job interview rejection- It’s an experience that we’ve all been through. The phone rings, it’s a call from your recruiter! You take a deep breath as you accept the call, your emotions fluctuate between hope of a new future and the fear of it being taken away. As you conclude the usual telephone small talk your heart beats faster and faster, … Read More

Farhan RajaBouncing back from interview rejection – Overcoming the interview blues

Three (not so obvious) Interview mistakes that could cost you your job

The Job Interview, the final hurdle! All your job search efforts over the last month will come down to this one critical hour (give or take).  Now we all know the obvious “do’s and don’ts”  when it comes to job interviews… Smile, make eye contact,  never be late, do your research and so on. However there are certain things which … Read More

Farhan RajaThree (not so obvious) Interview mistakes that could cost you your job

Four ways to instantly boost your confidence just before a presentation or job interview

  Confidence, it’s a mysterious entity. When you’re in its bubble you’re ready to take on the world, your walk has a swagger and your smile has that charm. It’s a wonderful feeling! However like any emotional state it can change within an instant, just like the water temperature when someone decides to wash the dishes whilst you’re having a … Read More

Farhan RajaFour ways to instantly boost your confidence just before a presentation or job interview

“Recruitment Agents drive me up the wall!” 3 simple ways to get the best out of them.

Say the words “Recruitment Agent” to someone and  it’s highly likely that the noun in their response will only be audible after 9pm. Being an ex recruiter myself I know there are plenty of bad ones (alongside many good ones). Miss selling roles, exaggerating salaries. We’ve all experienced the classic ringing up without actually reading your CV…. “NO, I’m not … Read More

Farhan Raja“Recruitment Agents drive me up the wall!” 3 simple ways to get the best out of them.