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Cupid’s Crib Sheet: 5 skills to woo any Hiring Manager

  Further education Candidates looking to expand their knowledge through training or the learning of a new skill set will always be appreciated by recruiters as it shows that you are serious about your career. Teamwork makes the dream work Every industry needs people who understand how to engage with different personalities, ages and types of …

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A step-by-step guide to ‘finding’ your dream job in Tech!

Want to work in the tech space? There are literally thousands of companies with thousands of open roles out there – how do you locate the one that fits your description of ‘perfect?’ Founder of Cultivated Culture Austin Belcak has you covered! Step 1 – The 30,000 foot view The first step towards locating your dream …

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10 stress interview questions to really test your candidate

Some professions deal with stressful situations more frequently than others. Depending on the role, you may consider asking stress interview questions to find out how your candidate performs under pressure. However, you shouldn’t conduct a stress interview for every type of position; stress interviews can put candidates on edge and leave a bad impression of …

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Essential interview questions for Software Engineers

When preparing to interview an Engineer it’s important that you include a range of questions that test the candidate’s technological and engineering expertise. In addition to engineering-specific questions, you’ll want to find out more about their interpersonal communication skills and cultural fit. Here’s five questions to get you started… 1. What’s the most challenging engineering …

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Candidate Crib Sheet: ‘Why do you want to work for us?’ Understanding company culture

Before an interview it’s a given that you will try and garner as much information about your prospective new employer as possible. With this in mind, here’s some key questions to get you started… What does the company do? How big is the team you’re looking to join? How important is the team’s function in …

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Candidate Crib Sheet: how to craft the perfect cover letter

Need help crafting the perfect cover letter for your prospective employer? MG have you covered!  The cover letter is your opportunity to demonstrate that you are a well-informed, passionate candidate who has the knowledge and key skills needed to do the job. Firstly, if you want your cover letter to be read, you need to …

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