Five job interview mistakes you need to avoid – Jigsaw Director Robin Brian takes you through his top five interview errors, and how you can avoid them.

Turning up late Unless you have a phenomenal excuse, never turn up late to a job interview. It creates such a bad first impression, you might as well not bother turning up at all. Plan your journey, give yourself some contingency time, and aim to arrive early so you can be as calm and composed

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The right fit for the job….

An employee’s level of success at work is less about them having a ‘successful personality,’ and far more about whether they have found their niche. This is the thrust of a new article in the journal Psychological Science, which saw researchers use data from 8,458 employed individuals, to examine the relationship between their personality traits,

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In the age of 24/7 working, finding a work/life balance is harder than ever – but it’s so important to be able to switch off sometimes.

Do you check your phone first thing in the morning and last thing at night? If your answer’s yes, then you’re not alone. Nine-to-five is dying, and 24/7 is replacing it. Three-quarters of Brits feel under pressure to respond to emails outside of work hours which can increase anxiety, according to research from Bupa UK

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The Jigsaw journey – 12 months on!

It’s now almost 12 months since we started Jigsaw Specialist Recruitment – and what a year it’s been! We’ve worked incredibly hard, learnt a huge amount, and enjoyed more success than we dared to dream of. With that anniversary coming up, we thought we’d share some insights – so here are 8 things we’ve learnt

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Big brand social media mistakes!

Social media gaffes can cause damage to your business reputation and your brand. ThinkBusiness.ie highlight some high-profile, ‘big brand’ mistakes and what you can learn from them. Angry HMV staff live-tweeted a mass firing HMV went into administration in 2013, and the decision was made to start letting people go. Unfortunately for the administrators, one

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