Jobsearch Advice

Our top 10 tips for a standout CV

Writing a CV can be challenging and, frankly, quite boring - how do you arrange all of the information clearly? And how do you write about yourself without sounding like an egomaniac? But it's still a crucial part of any job application, and over 98% of recruiters surveyed... read more

Why go, when you can stay? Reasons North Wales makes a great career choice

South Stack, Anglesey

We've all had holidays we wished would never end, and if you're normally a city dweller, the peace and tranquility of North Wales is likely to be a major attraction for you. But it's not as remote as you might think, with good transport links to the big cities of the north and... read more

How to get the ideal graduate job

S2 Tips

Are you in your final year of university or are you a recent graduate looking to secure that crucial first job? Although the jobs market is crying out for suitable candidates to fill a plethora of different roles right now, it can still be challenging to find work as a... read more

Are you ready for the character interview?

Get that job

Increasingly, employers are looking to hire candidates who reflect the character and values that are a good fit for their company. They know that hiring staff with certain characteristics is key to help them avoid costly recruitment mistakes. This is not to say that... read more

How to match your skills to a Person Specification

Jobsearch Tips

When you read a job ad, there are certain items of information you are probably most interested in, such as the salary on offer, the number of hours' work expected of you, and the location of the role, among others.  Down at the bottom, you'll typically find a bullet point... read more