5 Important Career Skills for 2019

A New Year is always a good time to set some goals for the year ahead. Often included in our New Year’s goals relate to our work and career. Perhaps it could be to get a new job or to be promoted. To do successfully achieve either of these goals it is important that you

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2018 Christmas Work Party Tips

It’s that exciting time of year again, Christmas is just a week away and the Christmas work party is on the long list of parties to go to this year. Whilst you are wondering what sparkly frock to throw on, Debbie Burbage Recruitment have some useful tips to help see you through your Christmas work do!

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Debbie Burbage Recruitment November News

Members of the Scorpio sign are born between 1st November and the 22nd, and from the 23rd November into December are members of the Sagittarius sign. November’s birth stone is Topaz, this comes in 2 colours, a very nice brown/yellow crystal type stone or blue. Topaz symbolises love and affection. Debbie Burbage Recruitment and the

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10 Useful Friday Career Questions

Friday is a particular day of the week at work where it has either taken an eternity to get to, especially if you have had a long stressful week or, it has suddenly gone from Monday to Friday as quick as a flash as you have had such a productive week. On a Monday you

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Avoiding Distractions in the Workplace

Everybody gets distracted at work. It would be hard to go a whole day without being distracted by something. Sometimes distractions can be beneficial as a way of giving your mind a break from work or perhaps a colleague needs your help in which you can be useful by helping them. It is the distractions that

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Job Interview Body Language

If you are currently preparing for your next job interview then you may feel confident and prepared in terms of your knowledge and your work experience but have you thought about your body language and your communications? If this hasn’t already crossed your mind then it is not too late to perfect this part of the

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Using your Hobbies to Stand Out from the Crowd

We all have hobbies we enjoy in our spare time, but are you making the most of them on your CV? Mentioning your hobbies and interests on your CV isn’t essential, but they can be a great addition if done in the right way and allow a little bit of your personality to shine through. For jobseekers

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What to Wear for a Summer Job Interview

It is that time of year where you don’t know what the British weather is going to do but with the heatwave that has settled in for the beginning of the Summer 2018, many candidates preparing for job interviews will be wondering what to wear in this unbearable heat. Fear not, Debbie Burbage Recruitment are

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10 Tips on How to Tackle Stress

It is only natural that we get stressed in our lives and a lot of the time our careers contribute to that stress. Almost half a million cases of work related stress, anxiety and depression were reported in 2016. The key to success is being able to manage that stress and to feel much more positive

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2018 Goals – A New Year = A New You

The New Year and the month of January is always about a fresh start in life. Perhaps you have joined the gym to shift those extra pounds you gained over Christmas or you are trying to detox by not drinking or eating so much. You may be planning your year ahead by booking a summer

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