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How to Optimise your CV to Make an Instant Impact

This week Leap29’s Principle Consultant, Rob Day discusses how to optimize your CV to make an instant impact. In today’s job hunting marketing it is best to ensure you have two CVs; one...

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Five Ways to be Motivated on Blue Monday

According to a thoroughly un-scientific equation, today is the most depressing day of the year. The third Monday of every year is given the title Blue Monday due to the lack of daylight, time elapsed...

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Top 5 UK jobs with the Biggest Pay Increases

Whilst you may have decided that it is time to move on from your current position, it is worth bearing in mind that high paying jobs don’t always offer the most growth. It is important to make sure...

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Not All Recruiters Are Created Equal

The job market is a technical, fast-paced industry. The necessary skills for career development are constantly changing. With new technology, companies are hard-pressed to find talent and as a...

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The Importance of 'I' During An Interview

An interview can be a stressful experience for a candidate. You will not be alone in thinking after an interview “I wish I would have answered that question differently”. However, this is...

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You've Won, Now Can You Deliver?

We have identified a trend of an increasing number of non-domicile companies bidding and winning technical engineering projects. Often the client makes this decision based on the bidders unrivaled...

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Applying Direct vs A Recruitment Agency

Today with the increasing amount of internal recruiters and adverts directly from an organisation, it is understandable for people to apply directly. I'm sure many candidates also obtain...

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Working Life in the Middle East

As a follow up to last week’s article on “what to consider before moving to the Middle East”, I wanted to address what you can expect from moving to the region from a career...

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Things to Consider When Moving to the Middle East

Over the last 18 months, the Middle East has witnessed economic downturn due to the significant reduction in oil price and as consequence budget deficits. One of the knock-on effects of the economic...

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