#job search

The job search isn't always pleasant, but with a few tips it can be much less stressful than you think. Find out where to start, how to organise your job search and decide where you want to work, how to create an effective CV and cover letter along with many more tips to ensure your job search is as quick and easy as possible.

What do recruiters look for in a cover letter? - An expert's advice

When looking for a job, we tend to spend much of our time perfecting our CV and end up neglecting our cover letter. This is a huge mistake as when used correctly, cover letters can be an indispensable tool when it comes to seducing recruiters.

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When should you contact recruiters during the job search?

It isn't always easy to know if and when you should contact recruiters during your job search. Should you send them an email before you apply to get insider advice or wait until afterwards? Is it even a good idea to contact recruiters or just let your CV do the talking? We’re here to answer your questions and hopefully improve your chances of getting an interview!

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3 reasons why having a hobby is good for your career!

From Hatha yoga to playing the electric guitar, discover 3 reasons why having a hobby is important not only for your personal development, but also for your career.

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12 stylish cover letter templates to get your job search off to a good start!

The Wizbii team has decided to help you get your job search off to a good start by selecting 12 stylish cover letter templates, 4 of which are free to download!

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Job interview: What questions should you really ask the interviewer?

If you're not sure what questions to ask interviewers in order to make a good impression, discover a few tips that could improve your chances of getting hired for your dream job!

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Job interview: How to introduce yourself effectively in 3 minutes?

The first minutes of your job interview can be decisive when it comes to choosing the right candidate. It's what you say or do during the first moments of your interview that will help the interviewer decide if they would like to see you again or not. It is therefore extremely important to avoid making any mistakes when introducing yourself if you want to stand a chance of getting the job. So, how to go about introducing yourself? Below are a few tips to help you construct a simple, clear and efficient introduction to ensure you have as much luck on your side as possible when it comes to getting hired for the job of your dreams! 

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How can I sell my experience abroad when applying for jobs?

Discover why your experience abroad is valuable to recruiters, how to analyse your skills and sell them not only in your CV and cover letter, but also during the interview process!

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How to write a CV that truly reflects your personality!

Writing a CV can be a difficult exercise: should you include your age/nationality? Should you put your education first? Is pink a good colour for a CV? So many questions, with no correct answers. The most important question is: How to create a CV that truly reflects your personality?

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10 creative CV designs to inspire your job search in 2017

Well rested after the Christmas break, you're full of energy and ready to get stuck into your job search. Before you start looking for companies you would like to work for or making a list of your skills and interests to help you decide which sector/job you're best suited to however, it's necessa...

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Job search: 6 habits of a successful job seeker

You're finally ready to start trying to find a job! Feeling motivated and confident, you start this new period of your life by sending off a few CVs here and there. Unfortunately, finding a job isn't as easy as updating your social networks and sending off a couple of CVs. It's important to under...

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8 graduate jobs in London you can apply for right now!

We decided share 8 of our favourite graduate jobs in London with you. Read on to discover graduate opportunities at  New Look, Accenture, Amazon, PwC and more! New Look Ecommerce Graduate Scheme Apply for job New Look are offering successful graduates a two-year rotational programme within thei...

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Graduates: A short guide to an intelligent first job search

 Article by Amandine Lavenas Congratulations, you've finally graduated!  To celebrate the occasion, it's time to find a job: welcome to the wonderful world of job hunting. A period of stress and self doubt that we would rather avoid, but in which more and more young graduates find themselves and...

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How to write a job application email

Many generations have learnt how to write a cover letter. In practice, emails have become our main channel of communication with recruiters. Along with CVs and cover letters, it has also become important to master the "job application email", in other words, the email you send along with your CV ...

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6 tips to help you find your first job

University's over and it's time to start looking for your first job. However, first jobs after are rarely what we hope for and often lead to disappointment: "So this is having a job?". We wanted to share some advice to help you make the right choice and avoid saying yes to the first thing that co...

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How to turn your job search into a rewarding experience

Trying to find a job or an internship can be difficult. Things like searching for jobs online, sending your CV and calling to check up on your application become part of your daily routine. Despite all our time and effort, we often receive very little response from recruiters. Frustration and dis...

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Successful interview, but didn't get the job?

It takes a lot of time to find a new job. You spend time updating your resume. You start the hunt, spending hours pouring over websites and job forums. You fill out applications and talk to friends and co-workers about being your references. And then you get called in for an interview. You prepar...

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