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4 Tips On Acing A “Meet The Team” Interview

By Lauren @BubbleJobs When you’re going through the interview process for a new role, depending on how successful you are, you may be invited to a “meet the team”-style interview where you will get acquainted with the people you’ll be working with if you’re successful. These type of interviews are normally much more informal than previous ones and give you …

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Bubble Wrap-Up: Top 5 Digital Jobs – August 2015

By Lauren @BubbleJobs   Were you dreading going back to work this Monday morning? Well, today’s Wrap-Up might have the perfect cure! In today’s blog, we’ll showcase five of the best digital job vacancies live on our online jobs board right now. We’ve got jobs from some really exciting brands, and one could be exactly what you’re looking for. Remember, …

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4 Tips On Finding A Career Mentor

By Lauren @BubbleJobs Having a career mentor is a really useful part of your professional development – they’ve been there, done that, can offer you some impartial advice and can help you grow as a person. But one of the most difficult things to do is to find someone who you not only want to mentor you, but is also …

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How To Tackle New Job Nerves

By Lauren @BubbleJobs First day nerves whenever you start a new job are completely understandable – it’s a new environment, new people, unfamiliar routines. It’s a lot of change to take in in one go. But these jitters can sometimes have a negative effect on the way you approach your first day which can mean you won’t come across in …

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What To Do When You Don’t Hear Back After An Interview

By Lauren @BubbleJobs   The days and weeks after an interview are extremely nerve-wracking – you’ll either be anxiously waiting good news after a really good interview, or dreading the inevitable rejection after an absolute disaster. However, sometimes you hear nothing. Nada. Diddly squat. At this point it’s common to assume the worst and resign yourself to the fact that …

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Should You Include Your Address On Your CV?

By Lauren @BubbleJobs I recently wrote a blog on the top 6 things you should never leave off your CV – and it seemed to cause quite the kerfuffle online. The first thing I mentioned was that you should always include your home address on your CV – but this divided opinion massively. While some agreed that it allows you …

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How To Spot A Bad Boss In A Job Interview

By Lauren @BubbleJobs   Having a difficult and horrible boss can not only ruin your working life, but it can also have a detrimental effect on your career progression. Unfortunately, most of the time you won’t realise how bad a boss is until you start working for them – by which time it’s too late as you don’t want to …

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Bubble Wrap-Up: Top 5 Design Jobs – June 2015

By Lauren @BubbleJobs   Monday morning has rolled around again and it can only mean one thing – it’s time for the weekly Bubble Wrap-Up! This week we’re focusing on Design jobs and are bringing you some fantastic vacancies from some really interesting brands. As always, if none of the roles take your fancy, you can choose from thousands more on …

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Top 6 Things You Should Never Leave Off Your CV

By Lauren @BubbleJobs Writing your CV seems pretty straightforward on the face of it, but it’s so easy to forget vital pieces of information that could make the difference between you getting invited for an interview or not. Employers and recruiters are incredibly busy people so it’s important that you include key details on your CV or run the risk …

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Top 10 CV Advice Blogs

By Lauren @BubbleJobs   Putting together a new CV or updating a current one is never a simple task, especially with endless conflicting advice and resources out there to choose from. To help you tackle the dreaded curriculum vitae effectively and easily, we’ve pulled together the top 10 most-read CV advice blogs published on the Bubble Jobs Blog over the last few years. …