The Best Career Blogs to Read in 2017

Whether you’re just starting out in your career of choice, or you’ve been working hard at it for years – the best way to advance is to constantly improve your skills and mentality. To that end, there are tonnes of career related blogs on the web, all promising to help you make the most of […]

How to Improve Workplace Productivity

Workplace productivity is a fickle thing. There are days when it seems that your office is running like a well oiled machine; everyone at their daily tasks, efficiently working, and completing every job that’s shuffled their way. But then there are the other days. The days where office morale and productivity seems to be ebbing […]

The Best Apps for Job Hunters

On the hunt for work? There’s an app for that… There was a time that job hunting consisted of scouring newspapers and listening out for openings amongst companies your friends and family work for. But with the advent of the internet, and now the growth of mobiles, job seeking has never been a more versatile […]

Recruitment for the Techno-Savvy Generation

As more and more individuals turn to technology to control and dictate their life, it’s no surprise to see it becoming an important part of the recruitment industry too. Here we’ve put together an infographic that looks in detail at recruitment for the techno-savvy generation.Share this Image On Your Site<p><a href=’http://www.armstrongappointments.com/recruitment-for-the-techno-savvy-generation/’><img src=’http://www.armstrongappointments.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Recruitment-for-the-Techno-Savvy-Generation.jpg’ alt=’recruitment for techno […]

The First Day: Good Meets Bad

  You’ve done the hard part, you’ve got through the application stage, impressed in your interview, and you’ve been offered the job – it should be plain sailing from that point on, no? Not quite!   The first day at a new job can be one of excitement and one of nerves, and since most […]

Mobile Recruitment: The Hottest Trend in Hiring

We now live in a world where people hardly detach from their mobile phones. The ever-growing array of our smartphones’ capabilities means more and more tasks can be completed in our handheld devices. And the craze is clearly indicated from a recent Deloitte survey which says that half the mobile population check their phones almost […]

15 Creative Job Applications that Really Worked

Many job seekers have figured out just how vital the first impression they make through their CVs is and have started to test new and creative resume designs and concepts in order to showcase their attributes and draw more attention to themselves.​Whether an employer responds well to atypical resume ideas or not differs in each […]

Passive Candidates: The Insiders Guide (Infographic)

Many people have heard the words “passive candidate” thrown around of recent, but aren’t entirely sure of it’s definition. To quickly sum it up for you, passive candidates are people that are employed who aren’t actively seeking a new job, but are open to hearing about new job opportunities.​​​It’s common that people think these types […]

A few small things to remember in a Job Interview

Going for an interview can be very daunting. The most important element of an interview is being honest and being true to yourself. Always ensure that you thoroughly research the company that you interviewing with before the meeting.  Most companies adopt competency based interviewing techniques which focusses on asking questions that require you to explain […]