News - 2017

Writing the Perfect CV

22 September 2017

What makes the perfect CV? I decided to pose this question to everyone around the office. I mean, who better to ask? We look at the CVs you send us so we’re pretty skilled at assessing the quality of a CV and likelihood of its success. We also liaise with businesses looking for candidates; therefore we know exactly what a specific client is looking for at a certain time.

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Before You Meet Your Recruitment Agent

24 August 2017

A lot of candidates don’t know what to expect when meeting their recruitment consultant for the first time. At Qube, we use that first meeting as an opportunity for friendly discussion about you and your job prospects. You can read more about our process here. Meeting your recruitment agent is neither scary nor stressful. Nonetheless, a little preparation will make the entire process much easier.

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Our Recruitment Process

28 July 2017

Many working professionals are under the misconception that when you hire a recruitment agency, you lose control over the recruitment process. At Qube, we ensure you remain informed and meet with only the strongest candidates.

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What Your Interviewers are Really Asking You

28 June 2017

There are thousands of possible interview questions out there. Although you cannot predict exactly what your potential employer may ask you, you can prepare yourself by doing a little research and thinking from their perspective. We have lifted the veil on 7 different types of interview questions, so that you can improve your chances at getting your dream job.

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Why You Need A Specialist Recruitment Agency

02 June 2017

Employers who require candidates with specialist skills often have a hard time with recruitment. On top of their already taxing job, they are expected to find a qualified applicant to fill a very specific vacancy. This is not easy.

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Flexible working

05 May 2017

Flexible working, also known as agile working, has become a trend. So much so, that it is now an accommodation that companies must legally attempt to provide, due to the ever expanding and global workplace. Our daily lives have become busier than ever. Any parents out there will know how difficult it can be, juggling picking the kids up from school and earning a reasonable wage. That’s where flexible working comes in.

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Preparing for an Interview and Appeasing Anxiety

10 March 2017

Well done! You have a job interview! You are probably experiencing a tumultuous cocktail of feelings: happiness, anxiety, pride, concern and so on. There is no need to let this overwhelm you. There are ways in which you can prepare yourself for this interview, so it need not plague your mind.

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LinkedIn and the Power of Recruitment

10 February 2017

Let’s start with a question; Are you on LinkedIn? If yes, then you are one of the millions of professionals and job seekers that use the platform. If no, well; you should be. This type of social media platform is unique in the fact it caters directly to the B2B market. It is the professional social network, and with no distinct rivals in this niche, it has proven a highly valuable tool to one particular industry; recruitment.

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The Six Hour Work Day

13 January 2017

This article examines the Six Hour Work Day experiment conducted in Sweden and, if implemented, how it would work.

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