How to take the sting out of receiving criticism

  • By AD Group
  • By January 01, 70

Source: Forbes
Receiving criticism can sometimes be a messy situation, especially when it’s unexpected, harsh or given when others are present.
You might feel shocked, angry or even embarrassed by the comments. But before getting d...

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Fundraising for The Brain Tumour Charity

  • By AD Group
  • By August 08, 18

The Brain Tumour Charity is a cause close to our hearts here at Alexander Daniels and we attend the Charity Ball every year. This year, Alexander Daniels volunteered to participate in the £1000 challenge which means that we have a year to raise £1000 in any way that we can. So far we have raised money by donating a pound for weekly dress down but it wont stop there...make sure you stay tuned...

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Accepting a Counteroffer – Right or Wrong?

  • By AD Group
  • By December 07, 18


By Lauren Beattie
When I started my recruitment career back in 2010 I was ever so excited when I got my first offer in. Finally, I had made some money and I began to think I knew exactly how this whole recruitment malarkey worked. How wrong could I have been……?
It turned out that getting to offer stage was only half the battle, in fact even when the candid...

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Some hints and tips on how to find a new job

  • By AD Group
  • By January 01, 70

By Lauren Beattie, Professional Services Manager
CVs
In this ever more time-precious world, two pages remains the optimum length for a CV, however, if in order to sell yourself properly this needs to be more then so be it! Just ensure that all the information is relevant to you and to the role, include a mix of responsibilities but also achievements, after a...

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How to choose between two job offers

  • By Alexander Daniels
  • By January 01, 70

During your interview process you will have had the opportunity to meet with your future colleagues and managers. Although it can be tough to choose it is important to look into both companies. You may have seen something that you didn’t like within the businesses and it is good to note these down. You should always trust your instinct with a job offer as you will be working with your colleag...

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Interview Tips – Find your next role

  • By Alexander Daniels
  • By January 01, 70

Before your interview you may be feeling nervous and not sure what to expect, this is perfectly fine as the fear of unknown is a common one! All you need to do is to understand how to prepare yourself and you will be able to get through it with no issues. Once you have been invited in for an interview the best thing to do is to research a little about the company and familiarise yourself w...

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Temporary to Permanent working – How to take the next step.

  • By Alexander Daniels
  • By January 01, 70

Temporary working may have been the right decision for you 12 months ago but circumstances change. Temporary working can be desirable as you can enjoy the flexibility and variety, on the other hand you may have finished a role and now want a more reliable and set in stone opportunity. As a temporary worker you could have been hired for a few different reasons including managing extra w...

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