Amy Tyrer -Trainee Recruitment Consultant, Dorset Recruitment

Amy joins Dovetail + hits the ground running!

The Dovetail Recruitment team grows!! We recently announced that Amy started with us at Dovetail, which I cannot believe is already two weeks ago and she is not looking back. Having joined us from a Customer Service background, she has moved smoothly into the world of recruiting, as a trainee recruitment consultant. It’s been great

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Dovetail Diary: You’re Having Twins!

It’s the third in our series of Dovetail ‘Life stories’ and this month it’s Liz’s turn! When I asked Liz what could she share with everyone that’s a bit of a life experience that others would find interesting – it was her experience of motherhood and having twins that sprung to mind. Nothing can really

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Why ‘Now is the Time’ to recruit

Why NOW is the time to recruit great candidates Depending on what sector you work in, December can traditionally be a quieter time of year in the office. Many people use this time for planning next year’s campaigns, events, reviewing budgets, reports and researching ideas. So, why is December a good time to recruit? Contradictory

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The Dovetail Showreel

If you’re ready to work hard, have fun at the same time, and you’re tempted by a career in recruitment – watch our showreel to find out what we’re about and what it’s like to work at Dovetail! (funny bits at the end!) We are very excited to be looking for our next Recruitment Consultant

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Off site job interviews, Top tips for employers and candidates

Top Tips for Off-Site Job Interviews

Sometimes it’s necessary to have off-site job interviews This might be due to a shortage of meeting rooms. You need a central location for both parties to get to easily The employer may need to be discreet about the role in the office At one of the previous companies I worked at, there weren’t many

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Video: Graduate CV Advice

If you’ve just graduated from University and looking for your first proper job, then you need our Graduate CV Advice – #5 in our series of Career Tips Videos. If you’re looking for your first proper job, it can be a little daunting when it comes to putting together your first CV. After the celebrations

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Time to Simplify?

“Simplicity is the essence of happiness.” Cedric Bledsoe No I’m not Phillip Schofield on ‘The Cube’, I’m talking about National Simplicity Day :0) and how to simplify your life, i.e. ‘Do or stop doing things to simplify your day.’ What is National Simplicity Day? Created in honour of the American essayist, poet and philosopher, Henry

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How to write a CV with no experience

We’ve pulled together the key information you need to create your first CV. Our ‘Write a CV with no experience sample’ is ideal for any graduates looking for their first job, or anyone fresh out of college – who need to showcase their skills but has limited work experience. We’ve provided a downloadable template for

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Looking for Graduate jobs in Bournemouth?

Job Search Tips for Graduates

So, you’ve just finished University and got your degree under your belt. Well done you – it’s a great achievement and if you really want to you can put letters after your name! :0). If you’re looking for graduate jobs in Bournemouth or beyond then look no further! You must have been thinking about the

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Bournemouth Business & HR News: Feb 19

Keeping you up-to-date with what’s going on in the Bournemouth News – Business & HR & more –  here are the latest headlines in the world of work across Dorset and the UK.   25th Feb Business Insider: ‘Accomplices in oppression’: 14 new members of Congress demand Apple and Google remove Saudi government app that

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Candidate skills shortages in the UK, staff availability in the South - from the latest job market report

Job Market Report South – Jan 19

Candidate skills shortages in the UK is still an ongoing issue – The KPMG and REC, UK Report on Jobs: South of England is compiled by IHS Markit from responses to questionnaires sent to around 150 recruitment and employment consultancies in the South of England. Permanent staff appointments rise at slowest rate for over a

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Tiffany and Samantha’s 5 Year Work Anniversary

They say ‘time flies when you’re having fun’! That certainly seems to be the case with two of our longest standing members of staff. This month we are celebrating Samantha’s 5 year work anniversary here at Dovetail and Tiffany’s belated 5 years. (Okay, it’s more like 5 and a half at this point! :0) ).

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Business & HR News Dorset: Jan 19

Keeping you up-to-date with what’s going on in the Business & HR News in Bournemouth & beyond –  here are the latest headlines in business, HR and the world of work for Bournemouth, Dorset and the UK. 7th Jan HR News: Top 10 Employees Demands Revealed Bournemouth Echo: Healthy food brand Fr3shbox goes national HR

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Get the latest stats on Permanent Placements in the South, Salaries and job skills shortages with our November Job Market Report

Job Market Report South: Nov 18

If you need to know what’s going on with permanent jobs in the South – look no further. Here is our monthly summary of  REC’s & KPMG’s November Job Market Report for Hampshire, Dorset and the South. Giving you the latest on salaries, placements and job skill shortages in the South. Commenting on the latest survey

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Business & HR News Dorset: Dec 18

Keeping you up-to-date with what’s going on in the Bournemouth recruitment news – here are the latest headlines in business,  HR and the world of work for Dorset, the UK and beyond. 17th December The Guardian: Dorset needs to be more competitive in an economy which is still “sluggish and relatively flat” following the recession of

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Time for a Life Admin Day

Issue: Dealing with Life Admin Solution: It’s time for a Life Admin Day to sort out that never-ending to-do list? If you feel like time is running away and let’s face it, who doesn’t? There’s always a long list of chores hanging in the background, that you think you’ll get around to when there’s a

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