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Career Summary on a management consultantancy candidate CVs

You may think writing a CV is straight forward, but mediocre CVs are the norm and don’t do an applicant justice. Read on to learn how to present yourself effectively….

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The standard of job applications is shockingly bad. The article in this link is written by the MD of Pimlico Plumbers but before anyone gets a bit high and mighty…

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Apparently based  on 456,000 due diligence checks of more than 125,000 job applications  an astonishing 40% of applications included a false grade, qualification, institution, course or date and overall 56%…

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Tony Restell, co-Founder of Top-Consultant.com, recently advised on the “Art of Rejecting Consulting Jobs”, people and their employers can have surprisingly long memories and very good records so it pays not…

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A recent survey conducted by reed.co.uk reports 300 recruiters’ most off-putting application pet-peeves which can make the difference between you getting your dream job and being shooed away at the…

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hiring manager asking candidate common interview questions

Is discriminating in favour of women by definition discriminating against men? On three occasions in the last six months I have been asked to favour female applicants. These were more…

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