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The key things to think about when starting your own business

The key things to think about when starting your own business

Thinking about starting your own business? Check out these key things to think about...
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How to write a great CV

How to write a great CV

What do DE&S look for in a CV? Find out here...
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Tips on implementing keywords at the heart of your job search

Tips on implementing keywords at the heart of your job search

Job hunting following the pandemic is of course very different and comes with many new challenges. So, this month we wanted to explore the importance and value of utilising keywords in your job hunt.
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Exercises to help you build resilience

Exercises to help you build resilience

This month we wanted to talk about the importance of resilience and how you can develop yours throughout your transition to civilian employment.
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Signposting for those impacted by the events in Afghanistan

Signposting for those impacted by the events in Afghanistan

For some people in the Armed Forces community, serving, veterans, Regular, Reserve, civilian colleagues and families, the current situation in Afghanistan may be evoking difficult memories. Here are some of the many organisations, that are here to support.
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LinkedIn: key aspects of a powerful profile

LinkedIn: key aspects of a powerful profile

Whilst the process of job hunting has certainly changed during the course of the pandemic, now is a great time to improve your online presence.

Read on to discover how best to do that.
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Attending A Virtual Employment Event – Hints and Tips!

Attending A Virtual Employment Event – Hints and Tips!

Check out our hints and tips for attending a Virtual Employment Event (VEE) so you can make the most of the next one you attend.
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Negotiation: when and how should you do it?

Negotiation: when and how should you do it?

You've just been offered a new job, so what should you do in terms of negotiating your salary?
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CTP Employment Team – The Inside View

CTP Employment Team – The Inside View

Have you ever wondered what our Employment Team do? Now is your chance to find out...
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Video CVs – How to get them right

Video CVs – How to get them right

Find out the key things to consider when making your video CV to give you the best chance of landing the role.
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How exactly do recruiters use LinkedIn?

How exactly do recruiters use LinkedIn?

With LinkedIn being the world’s largest professional networking site, there’s no surprise that recruiters consider it to be a goldmine for talent sourcing. But how exactly do they use LinkedIn when looking for candidates?
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