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CV Month - The dos and the don’ts

6th June 2017 by Joanna

There is probably more advice online about writing a CV than there are pictures of cats…..ok maybe not quite, but there is a lot! But somehow we still find the same mistakes being made on many of the CV’s we receive; so being CV month here at Twist, we have put together a handy set of Dos and Don’ts for you to peruse as you perfect your CV.

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From Temp to Perm – stepping off the roller coaster and onto the monorail

From Temp to Perm – stepping off the roller coaster and onto the monorail

6th March 2017 by Joanna

3 very important reasons why you shouldn't worry about the leap from temp to perm!

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Why agencies should use recruiters

Why agencies should use recruiters

11th August 2015 by Charlie

There is always a reason to do something in your life but if you have been wondering why agencies should use recruiters then here are some of the best...

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Twist Leeds… The start of a new adventure

Twist Leeds… The start of a new adventure

24th July 2015 by Kate

From London to Leeds... Taking a company and starting fresh isn't the easiest of challenges, find out what Kate thinks of the Leeds culture and how well she's settled in finding the best talent the North has to offer!

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From one side of the world to the other: Being an Office Support recruiter!

From one side of the world to the other: Being an Office Support recruiter!

23rd July 2015 by Jamie

Life in London is just as amazing as people make it out to be, but how good is it being a recruiter to the office support world? Find out below...

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Why blogging is good for your business… And your soul

Why blogging is good for your business… And your soul

22nd July 2015 by Ashlee

Blogging is an instrumental platform among social media, but what exact benefits should you expect? Read through some helpful tips that could change your perception of the blogging world!

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Hong Kong? Singapore? Get the passports ready…

Hong Kong? Singapore? Get the passports ready…

16th July 2015 by Adam

Ever just wandered about Hong Kong or Singapore? Think no more! We have the low down on the expectations you SHOULD be thinking about if South East Asia is on your mind...

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How to Answer Tricky Questions in an Interview

How to Answer Tricky Questions in an Interview

20th January 2015 by Grace Bullingham

We give you 5 tricky interview questions and our ideas on how to answer them.

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How to Stay Creative

How to Stay Creative

12th January 2015 by Grace Bullingham

In this blog we aim to share the top principles and skills that will help to grow and sustain your creative career.

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What Qualities to Look For in a New Team Member

What Qualities to Look For in a New Team Member

15th December 2014 by Grace Bullingham

When looking for a new team member to join your company, what qualities do you look for?

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Setting Goals

Setting Goals

14th October 2014 by Grace Bullingham

We discuss the purpose of setting goals and how to reach them!

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Relocation, Relocation, Relocation? Destination, Singapore?

Relocation, Relocation, Relocation? Destination, Singapore?

28th August 2014 by Adam Toctan

What do you do in a saturated market where you are struggling to have your voice heard, get an interview, let alone get offered a job? Relocate?

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Rejection and Persistence in the Agencies

Rejection and Persistence in the Agencies

13th June 2014 by Charlie Smith

As we all know the quest for obtaining a job in any industry is never what one might call easy....

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Senior Level Industry Experience… Available NOW!

Senior Level Industry Experience… Available NOW!

28th May 2014 by Adam Toctan

This may sound like you and if it is then don’t fret. It can become very disconcerting and to a degree rather worrying when after years of sustained and successful employment, usually within household industry names, you find yourself out of work.

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Learn to Love your Job!

Learn to Love your Job!

19th May 2014 by Grace Bullingham

Feeling a little bit stressed? Not loving your job anymore? If you have answered ‘yes’ to both questions then it is time to make a change. Don’t panic, it doesn’t mean you have to find a new career or job, you may just need to take a few simple steps to lift you out of feeling like you are stuck in a rut.

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The Do’s & Don’ts of Asking Questions During an Interview

The Do’s & Don’ts of Asking Questions During an Interview

2nd May 2014 by Kiely Simm

What questions do you have prepared for your next interview? Preparation is key!

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Is your social channel stopping you from being employed?

Is your social channel stopping you from being employed?

9th April 2014 by Grace Bullingham

ve you ever thought about how you are perceived through your social media accounts to potential employees?

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Sun, Sea and Spreadsheets

Sun, Sea and Spreadsheets

12th February 2014 by Admin

After months of rain, damp, and general misery in terms of the British weather, you’ve decided to escape to a sun soaked country far away from here. Well, that's what I did anyway! But what have you got waiting for you when you return?

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Working with a recruiter, what to expect.

Working with a recruiter, what to expect.

10th February 2014 by James Backhurst

A few tips that will help you to keep control of your CV by James Backhurst, Consultant at Twist.

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How to make the best out of your week

How to make the best out of your week

27th January 2014 by Admin

Well Monday is here again. The following are ideas that will help you have a happy, productive and meaningful week.

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Get LinkedIn and get Discovered Organically

Get LinkedIn and get Discovered Organically

20th January 2014 by James Backhurst

A few tips on how to improve your chances of getting discovered and being selected for the dream job on LinkedIn

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How to ask for a payrise (and get one)

How to ask for a payrise (and get one)

13th January 2014 by Paul Wood

Paul Wood, Managing Director here at Twist writes about how to get a payrise.

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Is the pen really mightier than the sword…?

Is the pen really mightier than the sword…?

6th January 2014 by Adam Toctan

Email or call? Is it really that hard to decide? Well actually yes...

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New Year’s Resolution… Top of the list: Get a new job!

New Year’s Resolution… Top of the list: Get a new job!

23rd December 2013 by Admin

With 2014 on the horizon, New Year resolutions are really starting to play on people’s minds. Unsurprisingly one normally at the top of the list with most people is to find a new job!

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Preparing yourself for an interview

Preparing yourself for an interview

17th December 2013 by Adam Toctan

Some helpful and simple steps on how to prepare for an interview, what to ask and how to convince the interviewer that you are right for the job!

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A good CV or not a good CV. That is the question…

A good CV or not a good CV. That is the question…

9th December 2013 by Adam Toctan

Our own Director Adam gives us some helpful tips on how to write a good CV and some tips on what not to do!

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I want to be a recruiter

I want to be a recruiter

21st November 2013 by Adam Toctan

Adam Toctan, Director here at Twist Recruitment gives us some helpful career advice and tells us what it is that makes the recruitment industry so great.

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I don’t want a new job

I don’t want a new job

24th September 2013 by Paul Wood

At Twist Recruitment we often speak to people who actually aren’t looking for a new job, they are often looking to stay but haven’t had or don’t want to have ‘that conversation’.

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