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 prepare the night before a job interview

  • By Alexander Daniels
  • By January 01, 70

The night before an interview can be a stressful time, fill with “what if’s?”. You’re certainly not alone in these thoughts. Which is why you should spend some time the night before doing a little something called preparation! When you are prepared there really is no reason to worry. The first step is accepting the fact that your mind will do what it can to get in the way. You can fight...

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Have you made the best first impression?

  • By Alexander Daniels
  • By January 01, 70

The most important thing that you should remember when creating and sending out your CV is that it is the first thing that your potential new employer is going to see. Remember, you never get a second chance to make a first impression. This is why it is vital that you take the time and make the effort to maximise the quality of your CV. As recruiters, we would like to think we know what we are ...

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How to work with us at Alexander Daniels

  • By Alexander Daniels
  • By January 01, 70

Looking for a new job can be incredibly frustrating. Particularly as the thought of having to approach new people and talk about ourselves can seem overwhelming. This is what can put some jobseekers off contacting recruiters to help them with their job search. Spending time building a relationship with a relevant recruiter could be the key to finding a job that you love. To help you overcome the ...

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Overcoming Stress and Anxiety at Work

  • By Alexander Daniels
  • By January 01, 70

Everyone who has been in a work environment will have faced stress or anxiety one way or another within their workplace and sometimes you face a challenge when you’re least expecting it. This can be because of feeling the pressure of deadlines, dreading working with your manager breathing down your neck or in some cases, what your future prospects are and whether you will progress. Regardless of...

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