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CV Personal Profile – More like dating than you think!

When you’re sitting down and writing your CV profile really have a think about: Who’s going to be reading it  Who’s your target audience Why you’re writing it  What it says about you  As recruiters we read ALOT of profiles on CVs on a daily basis. Apart from...

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Should You Stay or Should You Go?

It’s quite common as recruiters, for us to ask the question ‘’why are you looking to leave your current position?’’ Especially if the candidate has only been in the role for a short amount of time. The most common answer we hear is ‘there’s no progression within my...

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CV OR NO CV?

Would you be happy to invite candidates in for interview without seeing their CV beforehand? Are you someone who reads through every CV sent to you, or would you be happy for your recruitment partner to take this additional workload off you? At KAG, we already work...

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Happy Birthday To Us!

So 12 months ago today, I was sat in a real pickle, I’d lost my job in a business that I loved and after 9 years working there, really didn’t know what to do with myself. I sat for several weeks thinking about my options, do I go and work for another business? After...

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TIME WASTERS…

I can’t believe I am writing about this again….but just want to reiterate to anyone currently looking for a new opportunity PLEASE PLEASE ensure you are interested before you commit. If you are currently in the job market and are looking for a new career please ensure...

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Job Offers

My advice to any candidate when interviewing for multiple roles would always be – to ensure that you explore all avenues available to you, in order for you to be able to make an informed decision before you accept any offer. Far too often candidates accept an...

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To Be OR NOT To Be……On a Graduate Programme

Over the last few years, I’ve had many conversations with candidates regarding graduate schemes.  What is the period of learning? When does the programme end? How can I progress quicker? My advice to anyone joining a Graduate programme would be: 1 Enjoy it, it’s part...

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Do you need added value?

We believe that an important part of the partnership that KAG bring to our customer relationships is by offering additional value.  Part of our service is to conduct reviews with candidates placed into your business and we feel that this plays a major part in reducing...

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