Help and Advice

Read our latest career and recruitment advice. Whether you're looking for a new job or want help with your recruitment process, we're here to help.

Our expertise spans 20 specialist sectors and we place thousands of skilled candidates into new jobs every year areound the world. From CVs and cover letters, through to interviews and salary negotiation, we've got you covered.


How to write a cover letter

How to write a covering letter. The bane of many people’s lives. But it really doesn’t need to be. Follow our simple tips and yours will stand out from the crowd. Let’s start with the basics: what ...


How to get a promotion to director level

​Getting promoted from manager to director level is a competitive space and we often hear senior candidates express a lack of visibility or understanding on what differentiates themselves from othe...


Is Imposter Syndrome holding back your career?

Have you written off your success as a result of luck, timing, or being able to convince others that you are somehow more competent than you really are? If so, there’s a big chance you are experien...


Lying on a CV?

Why is it important to tell the truth on your CV? According to the National Fraud Authority, the UK lost £52 billion in 2013 from fraud. In order to protect themselves, employers are now a lot more...


How to write a CV

In short, the term Curriculum Vitae (CV) stands for life story, and just like when you meet a new person, you don't tell them everything that's ever happened to you – so why would you do the same w...


How to create a great recruitment strategy

​What is a recruitment strategy? A recruitment strategy is a clear plan that explains what roles you’ll recruit for, when, why and how. It should be tied to your overall company objectives. Your st...


How to prepare for a second interview

The second interview can seem like a frustrating hurdle between you and a successful job offer. Yet that all-important second round has a different character altogether; so it's only natural for yo...