If you’re ever struggling with yours, you can take solace in the fact that you’ll never be this bad. The worst cover letters ever written – hide behind that cushion and grab a torch. Things are about to get scary.
Sick of seeing jobs advertised to a variety of ‘ninja’s? So, apparently was this harried soldier. Well done sir. You get our vote, no matter what the job.
With more and more people jostling for attention on this hefty hill we call the internet, publicists and marketeers are having to get cleverer and cleverer with their marketing techniques. Bit of telekinesis, anyone?
A pretty strong consensus exists among employers on what’s hot to trot during an interview – and what’s definitely not. We did the round-up, and here’s what they have to say on the matter.
Sure, we like free stuff. But from a business point of view, where’s the tangible benefit in mass giveaways? A little lesson in how marketing is changing, from the people who know best: people who love burritos.
The ridiculously adorable internet sensation, Maru the cat, made getting out of boxes his speciality – and now he has over a gazillion YouTube views. But how to get one’s non-feline noggin out of the box and into an interview room?
Recruitment agencies, the epitome of the middle-man, are a common interface between employer and talent pool. They serve a purpose which can be useful to both employer and candidate… though it might not always feel that way.
Believe us when we say we know there’s nothing, NOTHING more frustrating than hearing a big, fat nothing from a company you’ve slaved over an application for. But what’s to be done? Turns out, something.
You may have noticed we have a bit of a thing about robots. Look, we work with a lot of tech companies, it’s inevitable, we’re only HUMAN, after all, and gosh darn it, THEY ARE ROBOTS.