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Consultancy Vs End User – Which is the best option for you?

by Mike Jones 12/04/2017

At the start of your career both of these options will provide you a good and challenging opportunity. But as you develop your career you may find that one avenue is more suited to the type of work that you prefer to be involved in. Your choice may be influenced by a number of factors which include your personality type, work interests, natural aptitudes, work skills, specialist interests and your life stage.

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Is relocating to the UK an option for you?

by Mike Jones 11/04/2017

While the UK economy, particularly in the finance and IT sectors is booming, the same can’t be said for some of the other EU countries such as Spain and Italy. In these countries professionals are finding opportunities limited and are increasingly looking to the UK to develop their career potential. While the opportunity may be enticing there are many other factors to take into consideration.

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What not to say or do in an interview

by Mike Jones 17/03/2017

Sometimes just getting an interview opportunity takes a lot of hard work both on the part of you and the agency putting you forward. An interview is your opportunity to really sell yourself and show off your best side, so the last thing you want is say or do something that’ll ruin your chances.

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What are you worth?

by Mike Jones 17/02/2017

One of the primary reasons that many people consider moving to the UK is because of the better earning potential. However, there is also the higher cost of living to consider if you plan to work in London. Compared to Mediterranean countries such as Spain and Italy the variance is significant. However, for Northern European cities in France or Germany the costs are fairly similar. Keep in mind that living a little further out of central London could reduce your living costs.

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Will you be a successful relocator?

by Mike Jones 17/02/2017

In working with many different people wanting to relocate to the UK, I have found that it is often possible to tell, right at the beginning of the process, who will be successful.  It is not just about the right opportunities being available at the right time, but rather their approach to the process that seems to make the most difference.

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Is language the only thing stopping you from relocating to the UK?

by Mike Jones 17/02/2017

Just because English is not your first language does not necessarily mean that job opportunities in the UK are beyond your reach. If you are motivated and willing to learn or even just polish your language skills you could find yourself with multiple job opportunities to choose from in the UK.

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