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How to be ‘me’ in an interview.

  I recently came across a blog by Jeevan Balani on Glassdoor called ‘How Can I Be Authentic In Interviews?’ After positive feedback from our recent blog ‘How to deal with nerves before interviews,’ this article struck a chord with me. What happens to the confident, experienced candidate that applied for the job when they

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How to deal with nerves before an interview

We hear so much talk of ‘fit’ being the essential criteria in choosing a candidate but so often our candidates come out of an interview saying they just haven’t been ‘themselves’. Undoubtedly to get the most out of an interview, the secret lies in creating a sense of relaxation and establishing a real relationship. The

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6 skills you need to succeed as a Developer in 2018

  A Developer is a key individual who builds and creates software and applications which are ultimately used on desktop or mobile. They’re not a programmer per se, nor are they a computer scientist. In fact, a Developer is a generalist, a master of a lot of trades, but not necessarily an expert at anyone

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Take these 5 things to every job interview if you want success

How you prepare for an interview is just as important, if not more so, than the interview itself. So do your homework in advance and take these five things to every job interview to help you on the way to success. 1. Positive attitude Your interviewer will want to know that you are not only

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Top 5 Interview Questions

  Our Top 5 Questions To Ask At Your Next Interview At GB Solutions, we understand that interviews are tough. More people are now applying for roles and competition remains high in most sectors. GB Solutions have compiled our top 5 interview questions to bag that dream job. Whilst it is the employers role to determine

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GB Solutions attended SkillsFest 2016

  GB Solutions were pleased to attend SkillsFest on 11th & 12th March at the Growth Hub, University of Gloucestershire, Oxtalls Campus. In 2016 SkillsFest was funded by Gloucestershire County Council and aims to provide young people in Gloucestershire with “opportunities to discover what they are good at and what they enjoy, through interactive activities

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How to gain control of your workload after a holiday

The peak holiday season is here and we’re all gagging for a little bit of sea, sand and sangria! After sharing some tips on how to prepare your holiday cover to ensure a stress free break, we thought we’d give you a little guidance on how to regain control of your workload after your holiday.

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How to write an excellent cover letter

Along with your CV, the cover letter is often the first chance you’ll get to impress an employer, yet they are often rushed and unconsidered. Here’s our guide on what to write to get the attention your application deserves.   Give it time You may spend hours and hours on your CV, but there is

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8 Tips for Dealing with Interview Nerves

Sweaty palms, shaking legs, thumping heart? Even the interviewer had to go through an interview to get their job. Job hunting is not easy and can churn a lot of dread and anxiety before, during and after the interview. So how do you cope and get through the interview sweat free?   First things first,

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The Most Important Work Skills in 2020

It’s hard to think about the future when you’re simply trying to survive the day to day grind. Yet the world is changing faster than you think. The future of the workplace is ever evolving with new technologies, smart machines, automatic processes and new ways of communicating, all changing the nature of skills required. GB Solutions

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