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What to do after University

What to do after University? Is this a constant question in your mind? Our Director, Sue Waters gives you 4 tips on what to do next. The end is in sight and however much fun you’ve had at Uni, the world of work now looms. With all the opportunities on websites, university job boards and

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Looking for temp jobs in Gloucestershire?

  Looking for work but nothing coming up? Perhaps it’s time for a temp job in Gloucestershire? If you’re in between jobs or enjoy flexibility in your working life perhaps it’s time to consider temporary assignments. Searching on the top job boards in the UK this morning I found there were over 50,000 temporary jobs

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Join The Cheltenham Challenge

For the second year running, we’re proud to be sponsoring The Cheltenham Challenge. For those that aren’t aware The Cheltenham Challenge is organised by Gloucestershire charity CCP, the ‘GB Solutions Cheltenham Challenge 2018’ is likely to attract 1700 participants taking part in the 5k, 10k or half marathon events. The organisers expect the event to

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Transform your CV

Minding my own business on a Sunday afternoon I came across a handy article in The Sunday Times Style Magazine. Scarlett Curtis, a young and spirited ‘gen-Z’ columnist has given us a collection of online tools that can help our professional appearance. The one that really caught my eye was CEEV. Described as a ‘nifty

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Extra pair of hands for the end of the Tax Year?

We can help! If you’re looking for either a Credit Controller to help manage your cash flow, a Payroll Administrator to help with P11d’s and P60’s, a Statutory Reporting Accountant or an extra set of hands to get reconciliations and audit schedules up to date then look no further.  We’re able to offer you complete

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Getting to know Danni

What’s your name and what do you do? My name is Danielle aka Danni and I work on the Financial Services desk here at GB Solutions. I help a variety of clients ranging from Finance to Insurance and everything in between.  Where were you born? I was born in Portsmouth, Hampshire and used to live

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How to search for a job

Google ‘jobs’ in your local town and you will come up with a list as long as your arm. There are a thousand different jobs on the internet so the world is your oyster, isn’t it? Yes, there are a bewildering array of roles with as many job titles as there are opportunities. But actually,

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How to write your skills into your CV

So far this month, we’ve covered why we need a CV and how to write our personal profile.  Now it’s time to showcase your skills and discuss the importance of having them on your CV. When companies are looking to employ new staff, they will only be selecting CVs that match the specific skill set that

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How to write a personal profile for your CV

A personal profile is essentially the introduction to your CV. An insight into what you’re all about. This is your golden opportunity to promote yourself, so make sure it counts! I often relate a personal profile to the write up on the back of a DVD. A short paragraph that gives a colourful description about

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