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Digital Recruitment Blog | Opilio Recruitment - Finding a Job

There are 18 blogs tagged 'Finding a Job'. You can see all of our latest blogs here.


How to Master the 3 Most Annoying Interview Questions

How to Master the 3 Most Annoying Interview Questions

by Yasemin Ozcelik - 24th October 2016

Interview Advice Finding a Job Career Advice

We have all heard these interview questions before. But were you always happy with your answer? Every hiring manager loves to ask them and it has become a tradition in most companies to ask the candidate the following 3 questions: “What is your biggest weakness?”, “Why should we hire you?” and “Where do you see yourself in 5 years?”. They might seem boring and... Read More


8 Tips To Improve Your LinkedIn Profile in 2016

8 Tips To Improve Your LinkedIn Profile in 2016

by Yasemin Ozcelik - 23rd September 2016

Social Media Finding a Job Career Advice

When did you last update your LinkedIn profile? People only start putting an effort in updating their profile when they are looking for a new job. But you should try to update your Linkedin regularly twice per year. Because you could be missing out on a lot of other opportunities by not keeping your profile up-to-date. LinkedIn is not only relevant to job seekers but also for problem-solving, ide... Read More


7 Things You Shouldn't Include in Your CV

7 Things You Shouldn't Include in Your CV

by Yasemin Ozcelik - 29th August 2016

CV Advice Finding a Job Career Advice

Take a guess on how many CVs a recruitment consultant receives on one position in average? Around 50 and often more. Sometimes 100+. Reading these many CVs can be exciting, but at the same time very exhausting. Decisions need to be made quickly. That’s why the first impression counts, because after a few seconds, a consultant will know if your CV fits or not. If you want to make a good im... Read More


7 Top Tips to Succeed in a Phone Interview

7 Top Tips to Succeed in a Phone Interview

by Sheba Karamat - 4th August 2016

Finding a Job Career Advice

Phone interviews are a great way of finding potential employment. You have the opportunity to ask questions about the company and learn about them, as well as proving to the company why you are the one for the job. It also means you don’t have to waste time trekking to their office (and you can keep your sweatpants on, as long as you don't tell anyone)! Here are some top tips on how to succe... Read More


Top 5 Signs That You Need a New Job

Top 5 Signs That You Need a New Job

by Emily Smith - 26th July 2016

Finding a Job Career Advice

There is more to life than just your job, but a full-time role means that you are spending more of your waking hours in the office and with your colleagues than you do at home. This is why it is incredibly important that you are happy in your working environment. But for most people, being unhappy in their job isn’t enough of a reason to quit, usually because we worry that we won’t fin... Read More


Top 5 Things NOT to Do in a Job Interview

Top 5 Things NOT to Do in a Job Interview

by Yasemin Ozcelik - 13th May 2016

Finding a Job Career Advice

Congratulations on getting to the job interview. As you can see from last weeks blog, Opilio has given you Top Five Tips of what to say in an interview. Now we are going to brief you on what you should not do in an interview. Follow these steps, combined with last weeks, and you will be extremely prepared for your interview. Do NOT arrive late. First and foremost, BE ON TIME. It seems an obv... Read More


Top 5 Things to Say in an Interview

Top 5 Things to Say in an Interview

by Yasemin Ozcelik - 4th May 2016

Finding a Job Opilio News Career Advice

Firstly, congratulations on reaching the interview stage of a job application! Regardless of whether or not you get the job after the interview, you should be proud of yourself to have gotten to this stage. However, with Opilio’s top five things to say in an interview, you will be as prepared as you can be to not only impress, but succeed. 1. “Thank you for the opportunity you are off... Read More


Top Tips to Sell Yourself with Your CV

Top Tips to Sell Yourself with Your CV

by Sheba Karamat - 13th November 2015

Finding a Job Career Advice

When applying for a job the most important thing to remember is that you are marketing yourself. You could be the perfect candidate, but if you fail to market yourself correctly no one will ever realise your true potential! You need to emphasise the best of your experiences, education, skills and sell yourself to the best of your abilities. Provide only what you want people to read and present it... Read More




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