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Gaps in your CV aren’t necessarily a bad thing, but you’ll have to be prepared to explain them during an interview later on. Some gaps are easier to explain than others.
Employers have a sharp eye for detail, so they’re unlikely to miss chro
So, you’ve landed that all important work experience placement, but it is not enough to just obtain it and attend.
Work experience is crucial for your CV, so follow these tips to help you get the most out of your time on placement and demonstrat
With many university courses including a placement year as part of its curriculum, statistics show more than 70% of students take up work experience in their preferred industry.
These are a great way to gain practical experience and improve your j
A new film has been launched this week by the National Apprenticeship Service to encourage more young people to take up an Apprenticeship in the creative sector.
The film features four young people working in different creative industries who s
In this economic climate you have to make your C.V stand out from the crowd more than ever.
So when 20-year-old psychology student Vanessa Hojda applied for a summer administration role she provided the best example of what not to do when applying
There are countless websites all vying to help you hone your CV. The result? Everyone accessing the same information, and as a result reproducing variations of the same CV.
Read on to find out which stock phrases are being exhausted, so that you c
As a leading information site for careers in the hospitality, leisure, travel and tourism (HLTT) industries, the team at UKSP know a thing or two about how to get ahead in these sectors.
Here they share a few top tips on the best ways to fast-trac
Congratulations! You have got yourself a work placement, and moved one step closer to bagging yourself that dream job. Now all you have to do is make sure that you have a stimulating, efficient and productive time. (more…)
Getting work experience is essential for you to get the job you want. But how do you go about finding the right placement?
Follow these tips to not only find a placement but the right one that will have lasting benefits for your career. (more.