Category Archives: Job Advice

Waiting for the right job? Dont exhaust an employers patience waiting too long!!!

Waiting for the right job to appear? In my experience, leave it too long and employers lose interest in you. Taking any job shows willingness to work, gives you current references and team work. While waitng for that job, consider what Bill gates said as a guest speaker at a United States school Bill gates …

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Telephone Interviews ten top tips

Busy managers sometimes conduct first interviews by telephone. this is the first hurdle to jump to get to the all important panel interview, so here are ten top tips that may help Telephone Interviews   Remember, this is your chance to stand out! They will make their decision who to see from this conversation. You …

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Graduates, are you ready for the workplace?

Disturbing news, feedback from employers says many graduates are not ready for the workplace. A HR manager stated, when two new recruits came to see her to complain about their manager, who critisised their report, she told them “This isn’t university, there are no resits and no extensions for deadlines. He said this report is inadequate …

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How to cast a Job Net

Athena Training UK is a leading training provider in First Aid, Health and Safety Food Safety and Social Care. We are also Job Search Consultants. Our first peice of advice on Job search is to treat it like a Job. Plan your day, set objectives, (I will go to the library and check all the …

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