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What do jobseekers find most frustrating during their job search?

We ran a survey with sales professionals to find out what they found most frustrating about their job hunt. Over 200 sales professionals completed the survey, which revealed some very interesting results. We asked jobseekers in the sales industry the...

Starting a new job the right way

Congratulations, you’ve got the job! But now you have it, you might also be experiencing a lot of emotions before your first day, like anxiety, fear, stress, determination or motivation. It’s perfectly okay to feel all of these things, but remember that...

How to get your sales CV noticed

Sales is highly competitive, and your best weapon is a sharp CV if you want to land a top role. Your CV is your shop window to showcase potential employers your core skills, talents and knowledge. As such, you want your CV to give recruiters a picture of...

10 habits of highly successful employees

Do you ever wonder how you could become more successful in your career? It’s not as difficult as you think…Those considered successful have been practicing routine and efficient work for some time. If you’re wondering exactly what it is that successful...

How to answer “What is your greatest strength?”

“What is your greatest strength?” is a common interview question, often paired with by ‘What is your greatest weakness?’ You might think that talking about your strengths would be easier than discussing your weaknesses, but you should prepare to answer...

How to answer: “Where do you see yourself in five years?”

‘Where do you see yourself in five years?’ is one of the most common, yet frustrating questions you can expect to be asked in a job interview. Rarely will someone be able to predict exactly where they’ll be in five years time. But don't worry – your interviewer isn’t...

Day in the life: Sales director at Create Designs

Sam Collister is the Sales Director at Create Designs. Below, he gives us an insight to a typical day in his shoes: How did you get into this career? I originally began my post-university career working for a recruitment agency, specialising in...

10 tips for a top cover letter

A cover letter accompanies your CV when you apply for a job.The letter is designed to act as a short introduction to you and your expertise. It should be your pitch to encourage an employer to consider your CV.A cover letter should be professional and...

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5 – 6 February 2019, London Olympia