career advice blog

Are you looking for career advice on how to land your next dream job? Randstad's career advice blog is an information hub containing helpful tips and excellent career advice on topics such as: searching and applying for jobs, the latest job search tools, how to network, top interview hints & tips, how to write a resume and cover letters, how to build and maintain your personal brand on social media and general career advice.

Wednesday, 8 February 2017

Top 10 tips to find your dream job

Tags: career progression, CV, finding a job

1. Revamp your CV. Your CV is usually the first tool to impress your prospective employer, so make sure the basics are right –&nb ... read more

Thursday, 11 June 2015

career advice for ambitious women

Tags: career progression

As women increasingly break into traditionally male-dominated careers such as engineering, research & development and information technology, there is growing realization in society that the fairer sex cannot be seen as just primary ... read more

Friday, 21 March 2014

Personal branding: 7 ways to build yours & use it to score your next job

Tags: career progression

Not just a buzz-word used by marketing professionals to wow their target audience, ‘branding’ – and in particular your own ‘personal brand’, is the perfect way to differentiate yourself when you are up against other ... read more

Friday, 21 March 2014

5 ways to ace your mid-year performance review

Tags: career progression

With falling temperatures, gloomy weather, increasing workloads and longer working hours as the financial year-end approaches, the winter months can be a stressful time for many people. For many, the winter months can also bring additional stress as ... read more