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ONLINE ROUND-UP Our top picks from the Jobs & Careers website TOP 10 THINGS NOT TO SAY IN A JOB INTERVIEW By Twenty Recruitment Group COMPILED BY: Jessie Bland | PICTURES: Shutterstock Job interviews can be stressful, and the last thing you want is to slip up in a high-pressure situation and commit a foot-inmouth faux pas. So while you may know the key things you should be saying in an interview, have you thought about what you should be trying to avoid? All is revealed in this article. WORST CV MISTAKES By CV-Library By all means, dress smartly for your job interview – but don’t go over the top… S ince our last print edition was published in November, the Jobs & Careers website ( has gone from strength to strength. There are now over 500 articles online – including expert columns, interviews with entrepreneurs, and some top how-to guides – for you to sink your teeth into. Plus there's more exciting content being uploaded every day. Here’s our pick of the most-read stories, plus a few fun ones that caught our eye. Follow the links to read the articles in full… 200 Your CV is your first chance to sell yourself and make an impression on potential employers. It's your personal advertisement and needs to make a good impression. With just 10-15 seconds to impress recruiters, how do some jobseekers fall at the first hurdle? Here’s our list of the worst CV mistakes – don’t fall into any of these traps! EMPLOY ADAM: ‘MY DREAM JOB IS TO PRODUCE FOR THE BBC’ First is was Charlie Bit Me, then Gangnam Style – and now Employ Adam! Adam Pacitti, a 24-year-old graduate of media production at the University of Winchester, went viral in his quest for employment. Overnight, he amassed a swarm of retweets and media attention for his video CV, billboard poster and website He took five minutes out of his now-busy schedule to share his experiences. YOUR CV MAKELY IN 5 STEPS iven E-FRIEND echnology-dr and ly t kicking creasing In an in inging your CV entury is a r c world, b g into the 21st h to make g screamin no longer enou y of social it ’s must. It of the multiplic posal. It’s is t the mos nnels at your d r CV – that ha ou media c and mortar – y l career… s fu the brick d you a success 14 il gMay13 will bu .ly/JCMa http://bit http://www.jobsandcareersmag.com0

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Jobs and Careers - Hilary Devey 2013

Ed's letter
Meet Hilary
Dress for success
Bags of style
Onwards and upwards
The path to enlightenment
On the job
Under operation
Under assessment
Question time
Rising up the ranks
Law and order
Make your search social
On the books
Getting graphic
Sowing the seeds
Making contact
On the move
Going green
Get the cogs turning
Building it up
On the factory floor
Engineering change
Take it up a gear
A rainy-day career
Bank on it
Full house
Talk shop
A clean slate
Hungry work
Quench your thirst
At your leisure
All's fair and square
Head in the clouds
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Jobs and Careers - Hilary Devey 2013