Career Advice

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Making the right decisions about where to take your career can be difficult and an effective job search requires more than sending out CVs. As a job seeker, you should arm yourself with as much information about potential jobs as possible, including salary comparison data, company research and the latest trends in the sector.

To help you prepare yourself the following articles can give you helpful pointers to give you the best chance. You should also keep your eye on the creative sector news by subscribing to THE DRUM and signing up to THE DRUM's free email news alert.

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Top ten interview dos and don'ts

As in every interview, the first few seconds are the most important, your appearance and how you dress will influence how the interviewers view you and your personality. Many of us think it is... Read full item

Getting a job in the marketing and media industry

Getting into the marketing or media industry is notoriously difficult with many graduates with the same degrees going for the same roles.  One way to make your CV stand out from the crowd is... Read full item

Creating a good CV

What do potential employers look for from a candidate? Try to think about this objectively from an employer's point of view and tailor your CV to suit each job you apply for.  The... Read full item

Benefits of using a recruitment consultancy

Recruitment Consultancies are an excellent way of matching both client and candidate.  They can be an "extra voice" for the candidate and can make introductions to clients where they... Read full item