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woman looking at laptop thinking, applying for jobs featured
20
Mar

Five top tips to focus on to get a new role

There is no doubt that the thought of looking for a new role fills many people with dread. There’s the work to do on your CV, your LinkedIn profile to work on (or even to create…), the recruiters to deal with and of course the challenge of attending interviews around your existing role. It often...
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job interview, recruitment, diversity featured
19
Mar

Say yes, panic later: why not feeling quite ready for that next job is exactly the time to go for it

Often quoted internal research by HP states men apply for a job when they meet only 60 per cent of the qualifications, whereas women apply only if they meet 100 per cent of them. If that is the case this clearly disadvantages women and equally it frustrates recruiters and managers alike.  And women are consequently...
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robot arm, AI, automation featured
14
Mar

Will your job be around in 20 years?

It has been reported that as many as one in three jobs in London will be lost to automation by 2038. That’s a shocking statistic, but what does this really mean – should candidates fear for their future, or recognise the opportunities that technology will present? According to research conducted by Gartner, as many as...
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job interview featured
08
Jan

New year, new start | How to get a head start on the job market in 2019

By Polina Montano, Co-Founder of JOB TODAY With the new year coming up, lots of us will be looking for a fresh start and for many, that means a new job. Casual jobs are becoming more and more popular with our latest research showing 25 per cent of women in UK are working in retail...
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time for a new job, applying for a job featured
31
Dec

Looking back at 2018: our top career advice articles

In the third and final installments of looking back at 2018, we delve into our favourite and inspiring career advice articles of the year. WeAreTheCity prides itself on having the answers you need to take the next step in your career. Our careers advice section offers the latest and most relevant tips on networking, legal...
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Job interview feature
17
Dec

Five things that are just as important to consider as salary when moving job

Annabel Jones, HR Director at ADP UK It’s easy to think that a new role and salary bump is automatically a good thing, and most of the time this is probably true. However it’s also important to consider other aspects of your job and career when thinking about your next role. Will you have the...
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Credit Suisse women returning to work featured
06
Nov

Vacancy Spotlight: Credit Suisse Real Returns™ 2019

For the sixth successive year, Credit Suisse is running the Real Returns program which is designed to re-engage experienced, talented professionals who have taken a voluntary career break and help facilitate their transition back into the workforce.  Real Returns is a paid employment program that will run for 16 weeks, starting on March 25, 2019...
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Women Who Want to Improve Their Job Interview Game
25
Jun

Top interview tips to secure that job

We all worry about things that can go wrong before an interview. “What if I can’t answer a question?” “What if I answer incorrectly?” Or sometimes the most nerve-wracking of all; “What if the interviewer doesn’t like me or think I can do a good enough job?” Pre-interview jitters are natural and are the often...
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