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It’s never too late…

…to try something new.  If I can do it then anybody can. After spending the last 30 years in the legal industry I was approached to take on a new challenge of getting into recruitment which scared me to death at first, but has now started me on a new chapter in...

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Merry Christmas from KAG

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all the team at KAG.  We would like to thank all our clients and candidates who have worked with us during 2018.  We hope you all have a wonderful well-deserved festive...

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On the 1st day of Christmas

An individual tailored CV Tailor your CV – as a graduate you may be applying to a variety of roles, requiring different skills and traits as a result. You’d be surprised how many use a generic CV to cover all bases. Better to spend a few extra minutes to really...

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On the 2nd day of Christmas

2 ways it works Understand the structure – in your research and prep, try to understand the structure of the company as well as where they sit in their market. Although you may have little experience at this stage, demonstrating this understand of what they do,...

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Happy New YOU!

The countdown to 2019 has begun and we are soooooo looking forward to enjoying this festive season.  Now is a great time to be ahead of the game… WHY does New Year new me have to start in January?? IT DOESN’T.So take charge of your life and the direction it’s...

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On the 3rd day of Christmas

3 Updates Recent projects and new services – keep yourself up to date. Even if you don’t know too much about a company and what they do, showing curiosity in what they have been up to and asking questions will win points with the interviewer. So if they’re about...

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On the 4th day of Christmas

4 Company Values Understand the Company Values – this is becoming more and more relevant, especially in graduate positions. Many companies will look as much at you as a person as they would at your experience or even direct suitability to the role. If they can...

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On the 5th day of Christmas

Gold Things (…about yourself) ‘Tell me about yourself’ – the question that’s asked at pretty much every interview, but surprisingly difficult to answer at times. What do they want to hear? Job history? Skills and Experience? About my Life?. The truth is, it can...

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On the 6th day of Christmas

6 candidates smiling Smile, and enjoy yourself – interviews are nerve wracking, stressful and sometimes intimidating. We’ve all been there. But look at it as an exciting opportunity to learn, challenge yourself and get your personality across. If you take a...

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