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Interview Prep

Posted on by Roxanne Newson
The dreaded interview. Many of us go into a state of panic, imagining those days in school when our teacher asked us a question and we drew a blank. Well, in reality, most interviews really aren’t that bad. And if you’ve prepped accordingly, there should be absolutely nothing to worry about. Interviews are about two things, doing your research, and above all else, being yourself. The most important thing to be concerned about is how …

Are You Virgin Ready? OMFG!

Posted on by Roxanne Newson
We’ve a reputation for being creative, fun, cutting-edge and often irreverent. And we love it! We’d be thrilled to have you join us if you share our values and can walk the walk the way we like it. Here’s a snapshot of our values and motivations. When you’re applying to join us, keep these in mind and load up your application with as much evidence as you can to show that you’re one of us …

The 10-second rule: Make your CV stand out in the first 10 seconds

Posted on by Roxanne Newson
It’s no secret that our attention spans are getting shorter. We’re all starved for time and have an unbelievable amount of information that we have to digest on a minute-by-minute basis. Recruiters are no different! With an average recruiter taking just 30 seconds to scan a CV it’s fair to say that you need to catch their attention, and quick! But how do you make your CV stand out from the crowd when there’s simply …

Listening To The Employee

Posted on by Roxanne Newson
Teams are full of people. People with their own life experiences, their own positives and negatives and importantly – their own ideas. Good management gets the best out of people by motivating them, inspiring them and encouraging better performance. But we firmly believe truly great management involves listening to our people as well. Great managers are always listening to their staff and taking what they hear into account when it comes to decision-making. When was …