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What employers REALLY think when they read these CV mistakes

Have you ever wondered why you aren’t getting responses from job applications? Well fear not because here is what goes through an employers mind when a CV consists of these mistakes… 1. Spelling mistakes and bad grammar ‘Why didn’t they proof read? They don’t seem to have very good attention to detail’ Take time to read through your final CV before you send …

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How To Deal With Ageism In Employment

Issues regarding sexism and racism seem to be frequently addressed in employment. This sometimes means that people unintentionally turn their back ageism and other issues. Believe it or not, ageism is happening all around us and we want to provide you with some helpful tips to prevent it. Perhaps it happens even before you get the job, during interviews and application process, …

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How To Hire Superstar Candidates

With the introduction to new technology and new ways of working, why not introduce new ways of hiring? It’s very comfortable and easy to stick to your traditional, unadventurous ways of searching for candidates but it’s important to embrace new opportunities and find potential star candidates. We’re not saying ditch the resumes, the online job posting, linked in and so …

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Turning your Hobby into a Digital Career

Turning your hobby into a career can be risky but the benefits of successfully doing so, will lead to a happy work life and future career! Do you spend time, scrolling through social media pages, taking photographs or even creating a blog? But never really thought much more of it? You might want to consider taking these hobbies one step …

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5 Tips for a Productive Workplace (on a budget)

Are you struggling to motivate your employees? If a workforce is happy and productive the overall quality of work being produced is increased. It goes without saying that motivating your staff members will enable your organisation to retain workers and increase overall job satisfaction. So here are some tips on how you can achieve this, without blowing the company budget! Understand your employees …

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Monthly Bubble Wrap Up – Top 4 Digital Marketing Roles

November has been a very exciting month for Bubble Jobs. We have had lots of exciting roles with a range of new companies and new recruiters. We have also revamped our blog, so take a look around at our new videos and more.  Carnival UK  Carnival UK are advertising a selection of exciting roles on our site. We particularly liked …

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Feeling Under-Qualified? Here’s 4 Helpful Tips.

Some job descriptions can be a little daunting and make you feel as though you are under-qualified, even when you’re not. It’s important not to let them scare you off and instead to embrace your skills and experiences by reading between the lines. Some employers don’t know exactly what they are looking for and by applying for that role you may …

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Mind The Gap: 6 Benefits of Temp Work

We all know the difficulties of job hunting. Jobs can be a bit like buses, sometimes you find yourself waiting around for nothing and other times you may receive endless offers all at once. Unfortunately, they are pretty unpredictable. Although you may not be getting the responses you are looking for, don’t worry. There’s ways to make the most out of these …

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6 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Graduate

Don’t let a lack of experience discourage you from hiring a graduate! They can become a real asset to your company, through their eagerness to learn, their motivation for the job and ability to bring new ideas and concepts to the table. Fresh Outlook First of all, graduates can bring a different perspective to your company. Everything they have learnt at university, can …

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How NOT to start your first day

Dave has recently landed his first ‘proper’ job since graduating from uni. He will be working in a digital marketing agency, as a social media assistant. Although he is nervous about starting full time work he is keen to make a good impression. However, things start off a little rocky for Dave… 08:00 – Dave wakes up and doesn’t bother …