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In a past life, I worked for one of the UK's leading and largest recruitment firms. I was in the back office looking after the software the recruiters relied on to do their job. From my position, I saw exactly what happened during the candidate journey, the onboarding, the engagement, the workflow. This recruitment firm is no different from any other in the UK. The same fundamental processors happen in every single firm, big or small. A...
Which superpower would you choose? X-Ray Vision? Mind Reading? Flying? Mind Control?   Well, recently I met a man with all these powers. His name is Chase Hughes.   Okay, so he couldn’t fly . But he is a CIA trained expert in human behaviour.   He taught me that the ability to read a person’s body movements for what they truly mean, understand what they are thinking and feeling (not...
2018 wasn't the best year for Facebook.   Few of us will be as glad to wave goodbye to last year than Mark Zuckerberg. Facebook had a stinker of a year. Here's why:   Facebook had their worst day ever . As well as one of the  worst quarters ever . Let's not forget their worst hack ever . They've been losing users to their arch nemesis Google. Got caught sharing 87 million people's data ....
Always in the Top 5 of Most Popular New Year’s Resolutions is to Get A New Job. Here at JobsFactor we work with some of the top employers in the fastest moving industries, taking on staff all year round, all over the world! Head to our site, sign up and you can customise job alerts to hear about your dream job as soon as it pops up! We’re growing like crazy so join the trend!   We all make New Year’s...
  Merry Christmas from all of us here at JobsFactor!   For all you job hunters out there, our site is free to sign up and always will be! So you can search, filter and apply for all of our jobs for free, forever!   Here's a little bit of JobsFactor Fun to get your nearest and dearest Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree, stop it being a Blue Christmas and keep them all laughing at the table this year!...
Blockchain, Internet of Things, Smart Contracts, cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Satoshi, peer to peer. You’ve probably heard these words more and more over the last year or so, you might have even had them explained to you by your local tech geek. We all know one right? That smug git that bought crypto a few years back when it was silly internet money and now smirks like a Cheshire cat when anyone mentions it. Guessing you...
Job hunting can often be daunting, frustrating, intimidating and even downright depressing. That is, if you’re just firing out random applications and hoping for the best.   So how about if you had a systematic approach? What if you knew you were covering most of the potential job spots and only applying for things you genuinely wanted to get?   First things first, you need to know where the jobs are...
Did you know it would take around 70 cups of coffee to administer a lethal dose of caffeine, for the average person? Did you also know what it takes 71 cups of coffee to give the average Head of Recruitment the patience to get through all the CVs they have submitted to them?   Therefore, you gotta help them out. As much as they may be a pain, we need our lovely Talent Acquisition Managers around. You can help them out by...
  After countless clicks of ''attach CV''. Endless ways to reword your cover letters. Tearing your hair out trying to explain what you did at your last job. This is it, confirmed, you've got an interview.   Now, time to PANIC!  Actually, no .    Here's the JobsFactor Quick Tips to settle you down for a kick-ass interview and being in the right frame of mind to put your best self forwards....