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Royal Baby Name – What Will It Be?

Princely Potential: Baby Albert Would Command Highest Real-World Salary The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge might want to consider how the name they choose for the new Royal Baby could affect their offspring’s future earning potential, with Alberts and Arthurs earning the most, according to new research by jthe super smart chaps here at Adzuna. The Continued »

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 July 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 »

Could One Of These Guys Be Your Next Boss?

At Adzuna, we live, breathe and eat the world of jobs, and being a tech company, the startup world is one that sits pretty close to our hearts. When we were asked recently to name some of the most exciting bosses in the world of technology, we couldn’t resist getting our research hats on and 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 »

34 interview tips for Recent Grads

We all know the feeling. You’ve worked hard for the last few years, received a freshly minted degree and are ready to make your mark on the world! Just one final hurdle stands in your way – the job interview. Here are 34 (yes 34!) interview tips to enable the new grads to really shine Continued »

Hard evidence in favour of soft skills

Boasting the very best work experience and a wealth of technical skills on your CV is of course something we all aspire to, but today’s employers are far more inclined to value soft skills, such as communication competence or team working expertise, than ever before.  British employers are more than 10 times as likely to Continued »

Adzuna Job Market Report – January 2015

The UK weather may be turning cold, but the British job market is heating up, and expectations remain high. The only dark cloud over our employment prospects this winter is the spectre of  a skills shortage. The Good News: In December, available vacancies hit new record, with 968,273 advertised roles in the UK, up from 744,655 a year ago. Continued »

The Logic Behind Interview Questions

So, you know what to do before your job interview: you’re well presented, calm and on time. But what about the interview itself? The objective of the job interview, from the employer’s point of view, is to find out three things: Why do you want the job? Will you be good at the job? Will Continued »

10 Interview Questions You Simply Weren’t Expecting

Job hunting isn’t easy, and winning an interview is far from a trivial success. You’ve polished your CV, personalised your application, and done hours of research. In short, you’ve fought hard, and have won that coveted chance to state your case, to show a future employer why they should pick you over dozens of other Continued »