How to Manage Stress as a Jobseeker

Looking for work can be an overwhelming experience. Mental health is a crucial part of life, and should not be neglected while you are on the job hunt. Having too much stress in your daily life can lead to adverse effects for you, your home life and your eventual experience at work. If left untreated,

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How I Conquered Work Experience

Work Experience can be a daunting task. Whether you have done it before or not. In this article I will be giving you tips and tricks on how to conquer work experience and how I am doing just that here at Merit. Finding Work Experience For some people, finding a good role for Work Experience

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How to Budget as a Jobseeker

Whether you have just started looking for work, lost your previous job, or are simply wanting to explore your horizons, it’s important to have an idea of your budget. Expenses do not end when you are unemployed, and this can be a scary prospect for any jobseeker with bills to pay and mouths to feed.

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5 Fatal Mistakes to Avoid in an Interview

Interviews are tricky things. While one interviewer focuses on your qualifications, the other might want to know about your experience. Sometimes it’s hard to know what to do right in the interview room. There are, however, five things you should definitely avoid no matter who you are applying for. These mistakes could cost you the

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5 Books To Help Your Job Hunt

What Colour Is Your Parachute? – Richard Nelson Bolles With over 10 Million copies sold worldwide, this practical manual is a must have for anyone who needs help on their job search. Whether you are thinking of switching careers, or are simply looking for work, this book offers strategies and exercises to help bring out

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