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Adzuna Job Market Report – August 2016

Jobseekers over £1,000 worse off in real-terms as rising inflation hits earnings Download the August UK Jobs Report   Real wages are starting to show symptoms of a post-Brexit slide, as inflation eats into wages and employers hold off on hiring more expensive staff, according to the latest UK Job Market Report from Adzuna.co.uk. July Continued »

7 Jobs For People Who Thrive In Social Situations

Are you the kind of person that enjoys spending time with people or working in groups? Do you derive energy from social situations or have the ability to make great conversations with just about anyone? You might just be what they call an ‘extrovert’. Extroverts are known to be an outgoing bunch who derive energy Continued »

How To Deal With Professional Jealousy After Graduation

There’s nothing more soul-destroying than having to congratulate someone when you just don’t mean it. As a graduate, you unfortunately have to do this a lot. You have to congratulate friends and university classmates on finding the job of their dreams as you burn with envy from the inside out. When they’re starting their careers, you’re Continued »

Adzuna Job Market Report – July 2016

Moving jobs gets easier as competition for roles falls to record low in June Click here to download the full July 2016 report June saw job competition drop to two jobs per jobseeker, the lowest on record, as employers continue hiring despite Brexit concerns, and a chronic skills shortage leaves more positions empty, according to Continued »

10 Female Bosses You’d Love To Work For

You know our world at Adzuna basically revolves around jobs, don’t you? And being the tech aficionados that we are, we’ve made it our mission to keep you guys informed on the who’s-who of the tech industry. We were recently asked to name some of the young female bosses who are taking the tech industry by storm Continued »

10 Things going through every graduate’s mind right now

After spending the last three years going through a million submissions, squirming your way through with barely any sleep and lots of caffeine, there’s nothing you want more than to indulge in some deep slumber in a corner of the planet! From kindergarten to school to university – it feels like you’ve spent all your life Continued »

6 worst body language mistakes graduates make

So, you’re done with university, are looking forward to the summer, applied for a ton of jobs, aiming to find yourself some form of secure employment… and a minuscule number of companies have called you for a face-to-face interview. Great! Except for one tiny thing: the working world is very different from that of university. You can’t Continued »

The little things that tell you a lot about an employer

When you’re applying for a job, it’s natural to want to find out as much as you can about a potential employer. A company website is a good place to start, but it’s more likely to tell you about the organisation’s services or products rather than working culture. And, of course, there are employee review sites, so you Continued »

7 ways to show you’re ready for a promotion

You’ve been in the same position at work for some time now, and you are ready to take on some more responsibility. But how do you convince your boss that it’s time to give you your well deserved promotion? To grab your career by the horns, here are seven ways to shine and show you’re Continued »

Ten quotes that will transform your job hunt

Here at Adzuna HQ in London we know that the long road to success can seem endless and exhausting. So, to keep all our UK jobseekers positive, focused and inspired, we’ve been searching the internet high and low for the most inspirational career quotes that will transform your job hunt. Every body needs a little motivation to Continued »