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ONLINE ROUND-UP e’ve tracked down the best of the best from the Jobs & Careers website (www. to deliver you the cream of the job-seeking crop. Each day, new content is published on the site: interviews, columns, and plenty of hints, tips, and advice from those in the know. Reading the digi version? Simply click through to read the articles in full… W THE TOP OF THE TIPS FROM THE JOBS & CAREERS WEBSITE... 8 THINGS THAT WILL HURT YOUR JOB SEARCH By The Corner Office – Career Builder A successful job search seems to be very simple: just find a company that is looking for someone like you, send in your application, go to the interview and get hired. But the reality of today’s working world is not as simple as that. We know times are tough and there are plenty of reasons out of your control that can keep you from getting hired. But that’s just one more reason to do everything within your power to be the best jobseeker you can… TOP 10 INTERVIEW TIPS e your C V is a cri job appli tical con cati stituent sidelined on, but often th of any e coverin and dism fact, it n g letter issed as gets eeds to re unimpo CV. And rtant; w present so, we’ve hen in you just asked ou as well a sectors a r experts s your nd indust – th rie brilliant covering s – to shine a lig at span various ht on wh letter. w a /JCMagN t makes a ov1207 WHA COVERT MAKES A BRILLIA ING LETTE NT Of cours R? By Action for Blind People The sweaty palm, the dry throat, the nervous fiddling with papers: all classic signs for the majority of us that we are about to enter the realm of the job interview. WORKING AT ITV: CATHERINE SCHLIEBEN'S TIPS FROM THE TOP We speak to Catherine Schlieben, Head of Recruitment for ITV, about how gaining experience is crucial for a career in television, how LinkedIn is a must for jobseekers and how interview preparation should never be under-estimated… THE TEN INTERVIEW MISTAKES NOT TO MAKE We take a look at the ten most common errors and blunders made in job interviews so you can learn from where others have fallen down, and ensure you ace this stage and of course land your dream job… WORKING AT ERNST & YOUNG: AN INSIDE VIEW Dan Richards is Head of Recruitment UK & Ireland for Ernst & Young, one of the ‘Big Four’ global accounting firms. 176

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Jobs and Careers - Hilary Devey 2012

Hilary's hello
The home office
Dress to impress
The woman at the top
Your guide to education
Intern success
What do you mean?
CV don’ts
The thrill of the search
Money matters
Moving on.
Let’s get medical
Medical know-how
Caring and sharing
A senior moment?
Keeping it clean
Going global
Funeral services
Home sweet home
Constructing a career
As good as new
Power on
Engineering heroes
Changing gear
A bright spark!
Water work
Bank on it
Insure your career
Nice supplies
Get creative!
Don’t sell yourself short
Food for thought
Hilary Devey Q&A
Get connected
Online round-up

Jobs and Careers - Hilary Devey 2012