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How To Stay Motivated At Work On Blue Monday

The third Monday in January, often known as Blue Monday, is considered to be the most depressing day of the year due to the combination of cold weather, debt levels, motivational levels, and post-Christmas blues. The nights start to feel a little longer and the weather starts to get a bit colder and there is Continued »

The CV Filenames That Could Be Ruining Your Job Prospects

Right now we’re in the middle of a national advertising campaign for ValueMyCV, a salary estimation tool that helps you make smarter decisions about your next career move by showing you the true value of your CV. As well as letting you know how much you’re worth to an employer, it’s also packed full of tips to help 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 »

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 »

Announcing Graduate Of The Year 2016

  And it’s back! Are you a recent graduate? Are you looking for an exciting opportunity for you to get your career started? Well, look no further because Adzuna’s back with the fifth edition of its Graduate Of The Year 2016 Competition! Except this time, it’s bigger and better than before with tons of new 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 »

Best British Workplace – Meet Our Finalists: Campus North

”A hive of great minds, innovation and action”. Meet Campus North, a company based in the picturesque locale of Newcastle upon Tyne and home to Ignite, the UK’s leading angel-led accelerator programme for ambitious  digital start-ups. With over 150 founders, designers, and developers working in the space, the environment is one of collaboration and creativity. 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 »

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 »

Do Attention Grabbing Tactics Really Help you Land a Job?

From hiring billboards to lighting up your house with Christmas lights, the internet is brimming with tales of inventive job seekers that have turned finding work into an art form. Here we take a look at a few job seeking stunts from recent years that have got media attention – and in plenty of cases a Continued »