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How to use social media marketing to grow your business

Whether you’re a budding entrepreneur, working for a start up company or a long term business owner, you will have heard by now about the power of social media to boost visibility online. Social media is now such a huge aspect of everyday life, that it’s rare to find a person who doesn’t use at […]

How to Start Your Own Vape Business

E-cigarettes have been consistently growing in popularity over the last five years, they are a healthy and effective method of quitting smoking that has blossomed into something of a movement. Furthermore, it is a market that doesn’t look like it’s going to start stagnating any time soon. Don’t think that you’re the only one who’s […]

5 Ways to make your CV stand out

5 Ways to make your CV stand out Getting a job these days isn’t always easy – in fact it isn’t ever easy! When jobs get advertised, employers and recruiters alike generally get inundated with CVs and applications so it stands to reason then that if you are to give yourself the best opportunity of […]

No Interview Preparation? Here’s what you should do.

Of course the best way to avoid finding yourself in this unenviable situation is to actually complete some prior interview preparation. However we are very aware of people’s tendency to ‘wing it’, and whilst we would strongly advise against such a dare-devil approach to job seeking, it is only fair that we offer a few […]

How to become a Market Researcher

Back in the day, many moons ago, young me, my sister and my folks were asked to participate in some market research for a cheese spread company who wanted to try out some new cheese spread flavours on the general public; Cheese and Bacon in a toothpaste style tube springs to mind. It was a […]

Top Recruitment Websites 2015

Everyone loves a list and when job-seeking there’s nothing more handy than a list of top recruitment websites to help you to search all the relevant places to find a job. So bingo, here at TheEmployable we’ve listed our (in our opinion) top recruitment websites for you to search and apply for jobs that are […]

Dealing with discrimination when applying for a job

Securing the job you want is always difficult, particularly in the current economic climate where competition for places is high. That said, applicants should at the very least be able to expect a level playing field when being considered for a position, but sadly this is not always the case. The Equality Act 2010 seeks […]

How to get Interview Feedback

  So, you’ve been for interview. Then a few days, weeks or even perhaps hours later, you receive the dreaded “we regret to inform you..” email, letter or phone call telling you that you haven’t got the job. Admittedly, it can be pretty disheartening. After all, none of us like the feeling of rejection, do […]

Why a Skills Course Could Help You Get the Job You Want

If all your job applications end at the interview stage, perhaps you should consider an interview skills course. When you’re looking for a job, it can be very disheartening when you’re rejected time after time and you’re not entirely sure why. It could be for a variety of reasons, from your CV to your interview. […]

5 Ways to Get the Most out of a Job Fair

They may be organised by your local jobcentre, Chamber of Commerce or even university, but regardless of the organiser, the thinking behind them is the same – to connect job-seekers with employers. What are we referring to? The job fair of course. If you are being truly proactive with your job search and there is […]

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