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Clara Swinson, Senior Civil Servant

Its great strength is that it is tuned to the individual instead of process-driven
Peter Whittle, Group Strategic Development Director

As well as my dedicated consultant, there was always someone on hand to help with whatever was needed, from interview training to research
David Blackwood, Group Finance Director

News and Articles

We like to keep our people informed and inspired through regular updates and news bulletins, and will keep adding articles here, so please check back regularly.

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'Why I Really Hate Skill-Based Resumes'

Posted: November 22nd, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Communication, Development, Headhunters | Tags: , , , , , , | No Comments »

Microsoft senior recruiter Jason Pankow’s thoughts on a CV format that infuriates him – forcefully making points that apply equally in the UK  

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From Exec to Non-Exec: how to get your first (and subsequent) NEDs

Posted: May 11th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Development, Headhunters, Miscellaneous | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments »

The transcript of a speech given by Executive Action’s Anne Isaacs to WACL (Women in Advertising London), a diverse group of senior women in the communications industry, April 2010.

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Ageism in the Job Market

Posted: February 18th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Communication, Headhunters | Tags: , , , , , | No Comments »

Hamish Davidson and former colleague Bambos Eracleous give an open, honest and realistic appraisal of ageism in the job market and how to counter it.

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Getting Noticed By Headhunters

Posted: January 19th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Headhunters | Tags: , , , , , , | No Comments »

Hamish Davidson, Chairman of Davidson & Partners, exposes the secret world of headhunters.

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