Career Preparation

Applying for Jobs: Finding a New Job

Do you feel out-of-touch when it comes to the fast-changing job market? Do you have no idea where to even start when it comes to updating your CV? Has it been so long since you last applied for a job that you’ve even forgot what it feels like?

With the rising influence of social media and psychometric techniques, applying for a job can seem a more long-winded, varied and complex task than ever before. Recruiters are now extremely switched-on, taking their pick from a vast array of tools and techniques to select the person they believe is right for them and their clients. It is this ever-changing nature of the process that can dissuade many people, who may have been very comfortable in their current job until recently, from taking that next step and boosting their career.

But if you think your CV is bland, or doesn’t reflect on what you can do, or the thought of an interview fills you with dread, we are able to help.

At Career Ambitions, we give you the inside-track on the most effective and quickest methods of grabbing the attention of your next employer and getting a job.

There are so many different avenues to Job Searching it’s important to understand where to put the effort to get the most response. And with our extensive experience in Executive Search, we  show you:

  • How Interviewers make decisions
  • Ways in which you can get noticed
  • The most effective ways of job hunting for your industry
  • Memory enabling tools – so that even in high-stress situations you can remember relevant examples of what you have achieved so that you come across as confident and eloquent

Working with us, you will be able to increase your visibility and market yourself to demonstrate your skills.  We guide you to create and develop your CV, adapt your social media profiles, learn and practice modern-day interviewing techniques.

If you want to get updated on all aspects of the job hunting business, contact Katherine or Lindsey by emailing or call 01223 633535 and we will discuss with you how we can help you to get fully up-to-speed.

 My new improved CV inspired by your workshop has helped to get me 3 interviews this week, which is more than I’ve had in 4 months!  Karen Edwards (now working in a new role in Cambridge)