Entries by Highpoint Recruitment

Successful Interview Preparation

Interview preparation and research is key to a successful interview, there is nothing worse that meeting a candidate with a great CV but they cannot articulate why they want the role or have not researched the company and what they do. First Impressions – Body Language Counts You are on interview as soon as you […]

Making a Quality Job Application

Be Transparent When making a job application you want to make sure your CV is up to date and includes all the relevant information. When writing your CV it is important to bear in mind that withholding information or not being transparent about your skills could cause problems with your application further down the line […]

Social Media Tips For A Successful Job Search

Social media is a great tool for communicating with peers but it can also become an “Achilles heel” when you start your job search. Would you want your future employer to be aware of everything you do in your leisure time; your social habits and what your journey in life has entailed?  Your digital footprint […]

8 Ways to make your CV stand out

Writing a CV can often be a daunting task and a bit of a minefield, if you are struggling then making a spider diagram or jotting down bullet points can help you to put your thoughts onto paper and organise your mind. Whether you are creating your first CV or you haven’t written one in […]

Networking Top Tips

Networking – Top Tips In the changing world of business where more and more people work remotely or run their businesses from serviced office space, the value of networking opens up a world of opportunity. Networking isn’t all about winning new business opportunities but sharing experiences and learning from like-minded individuals.  Networking is the buzz […]

NATIONAL LOVE YOUR PET DAY

A Day in the Life of Dudley Dog Another day at work –  looks busy for me, but must get my early morning exercise in just as soon as Nick has had his caffeine kick; “come on how long does it take to drink a cup of coffee”.   Wow what a beautiful morning, nothing like […]

Demand For Staff Remains Buoyant Despite Concern Over Prospects For The UK Economy

Mid-sized enterprises (50-249 employees) continued to demonstrate the highest level of short-term demand this quarter, with more hirers of permanent staff planning to add headcount than reduce numbers. Just under half  (48%) of the employers surveyed expressed concern regarding the sufficient availability of candidates seeking permanent position increase of 6% from earlier in the year. […]

COULDN’T BE A MORE FITTING TIME:

Farnham Memorial Hall has reopened, and outside there is a beautiful commemorative display of 5 soldier silhouettes.  The 5 silhouettes represent the 5 men who lost their lives serving their Country in the 1st World War.  The Farnham Memorial Hall was built by the owner of Farnham United Breweries Ltd where the the men were […]