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  • HOW TO STAND OUT AT A GROUP INTERVIEW

    Posted on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 by Charlotte Hanna4 comments

    Group interviews are becoming more and more popular these days. They are a great way for a business to review multiple candidates and save time in the process, whilst seeing how the candidates perform under pressure and works in a team! If you are attending a group interview, initially it can be a bit odd meeting your direct competition. You are likely to keep your guard up, but keeping your ...

  • Millennials Vs Gen Z

    Posted on Sunday, April 1, 2018 by Charlotte HannaNo comments

    Millennials Vs Gen Z You’ve probably heard of Generation Z and Millennials (also known as Generation Y). Today, these two generations make up nearly 50% of the global workforce and by 2025, this figure will be more like 75%! With this in mind we thought it was good idea to find out what's so different about a Millennial and a Gen Z in the workplace? Firstly these two generations have very ...

  • Spring Clean your CV for Success

    Posted on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 by Charlotte HannaNo comments

    The sun is shining, signs of spring are in the air and we thought it was a good time to have a CV declutter! By following these simple rules you will have a fresh and clean CV which is 2018 ready. Keep it Simple Employers (and recruiters for that matter) do not want to spend hours trawling through CV’s in order to find what a persons job title is. Your CV should be punchy, easy to understand ...

  • Happy Birthday U&I - 15 today

    Posted on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 by Charlotte HannaNo comments

    It's our Birthday! U&I recruitment has turned 15. The company was established in 2003 by Angela Wilkinson our team has grown over the years but we’re as passionate today as we were when we started out. We work with some of the most successful organisations in this sector and have placed hundreds of individuals in wide ranging roles since we set up in 2003. As it is our birthday we wanted to ...

  • Employee of the Year - Joanne Stratton

    Posted on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by Charlotte HannaNo comments

    We would like to congratulate Joanne Stratton on winning Employee of the Year here at U&I recruitment for 2017.

  • We thought it was time for a change - New Website

    Posted on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 by Charlotte HannaNo comments

    Here at u&i we have just relaunched our website, which has been designed with you in mind. The new site is mobile friendly making it easier to navigate and search for jobs using a phone, tablet or desktop device. You can also store multiple job searches and CV’s for ease of application from your account. If you are an existing subscriber your account has been carried over to this new site but ...

  • Tips for a brilliant CV!

    Posted on Thursday, May 4, 2017 by Charlotte HannaNo comments

    We all know how important it is to make your CV stand out from the crowd and tell potential employers what you’re all about. But how do you do it? Don’t panic because the lovely ladies at u&i Recruitment have put together the following tips to help you! Make it relevant. One size definitely doesn’t fit all. Tailor your CV towards the job or industry you’re applying for, it’s a really easy way ...

  • 7 TOP TIPS TO A SUCCESSFUL CV!

    Posted on Thursday, May 4, 2017 by Charlotte HannaNo comments

    Is it that time again to create or update your CV? We all know how important it is to make your CV stand out from the crowd and tell employers all about yourself. To refresh your minds we have updated our CV tips to help you along the way. Sell yourself. Don’t hold back. This is your time to make a great first impression. Tell the employer how fantastic you are, but try to be a little ...

  • UNSURE OF WHAT QUESTIONS TO ASK AT THE END OF AN INTERVIEW? We are here to help.

    Posted on Thursday, May 4, 2017 by Charlotte HannaNo comments

    When your interview comes to an end and the interviewer asks, “Have you got any questions you would like to ask us?” the answer is YES!! By asking the interviewer questions it gives you the opportunity to show your interest for the role and you can decide if it’s right for you. At u&i recruitment we have put together a few questions that you could ask your interviewer to get you started. – Ask ...

  • HOW TO STAND OUT AT YOUR INTERVIEW!

    Posted on Thursday, May 4, 2017 by Charlotte HannaNo comments

    You have done the research and listened to the advice from your friends or family. But you are still left wondering how you can stand out from other candidates at your interview! So how do you make a great impression on the interviewer to make sure that they remember you? Here at u&i Recruitment we have put together some tips and advice to help you shine at your next interview! Be Human The ...