Wed, 18 February 2015
In episode 11 of the Graduate Job Podcast I speak with bestselling author Michael Tefula as we cover the topic of how to stop procrastinating in your search for a job. Michael shares his strategies for recognising the reason why you are procrastinating in your job hunt, and also tips for how you can overcome it. If you have been putting off applying for a job, or have several half-finished online applications, then this is the episode for you.
Direct download: GJP_-_Michael_Tefula_-_Procrastination_Ep11_Final.mp3
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Wed, 11 February 2015
In episode 10 of the Graduate Job Podcast I speak with Lis McGuire, professional CV writer and the founder of Giraffe CVs as delve into all aspects of creating an amazing CV. We go from how to get the CV writing process started through to the language to use, top hints and tips to catch a recruiter’s interest and we even get deep into the specific fonts to use. If you’re creating a new CV or if your existing one needs an update, then this is the episode for you.
Direct download: GJP_-_Lis_McGuire_-_CVs_Ep_10_Final.mp3
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Wed, 4 February 2015
This week I speak with Alastair Paterson, CEO of Digital Shadows, a hot UK tech start-up who are flying in the field of digital security. Alastair shares his considerable experience to tell you exactly what you need to do to get a job with a tech start-up. We cover all aspects of the recruitment process at a small start-up, from how to get an internship, how to get the job itself, common mistakes people make, how to stand out from the crowd, and finally how then to negotiate yourself some equity.
Direct download: GJP_-_Alastair_Paterson_-_Tech_Startup_Ep9_Final.mp3
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