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Job Market Report – May 2019

Every month, Dovetail Recruitment summarise the key points from the KPMG and REC UK Report on Jobs: South of England. Here are the vital statistics HR Manager’s need on the state of the Bournemouth Employment Market.Please see below for May 2019 figures, including the UK’s average weekly salaries, candidate placements and skill shortages. It’s a

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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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the question of gender at work

The Question of Gender at Work

Over the years, the question of equality has always been an issue for employers to deal with – whether it’s based on race, age, gender or something else. Most recently, the whole area of gender and sexual discrimination has become increasingly complex; as boundaries and definitions emerge and change, it can be tricky to keep

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10 Top Tips: How to hand in your notice

Updated: Theresa May has shown us that there really is a good way and a bad way to do this!  Not sure how to hand in your notice? This might sound silly, but there is a good way … and a bad way. Talking to many candidates and clients, one of the practical things that

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Career Skills: Gravitas

I remember a while back, a friend of mine worked for a well-known global financial information company, she’d been there a while and had worked her way up to a managerial role. Once she’d reached this point, she was told she had to get some ‘gravitas’ and was assigned a ‘mentor’. When I asked her

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Job Market Report South: April 19

Every month, Dovetail Recruitment summarise the key points from the KPMG and REC UK Report on Jobs: South of England. Here are the latest figures for April – including the UK’s average weekly salaries, candidate placements and skill shortages. It’s a must HR read. Commenting on the latest survey results, Ian Brokenshire, Senior Partner at

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HR + Work News: May 2019

Keeping you up to date with all the HR & Work news for Bournemouth + Beyond We’ve gathered the latest headlines from the best news sources to give you the best HR & Work News for Bournemouth, Dorset, across the UK + beyond! 28 May HR News: Cash-strapped Brits work longer hours but struggle to

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Career Tips: How to ask for a pay rise?

It’s a subject many of us find difficult to talk about and certainly not openly. Some employers’ actually ban you from discussing it with colleagues. This can even be written into your contract. But with the recent ongoing debate around the gender gap, this does seem to be changing a little as companies are having

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Meet the Dovetail Team

Building your team – we’ve got it covered!

As you know we love to get out of the office to come and see you when we can! On our recent travels we’ve discovered some of you didn’t know we have recruitment sector specialists in the key business areas below, perfect for building your team: Accounting & Finance, HR & Administration, Sales & Marketing,

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Thinking of a Career Change?

When I found out that Kim Kardashian is studying to become a lawyer, I have to admit I did happily scoff at the idea for a moment – that’s what you call a career change! Not that I know anything about the famous KK apart from her plastic surgery and reality shows.  But now, I’m

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Working from home - the good and the bad

Working From Home?

In January 2018, statistics showed that 13.7 per cent of the UK workforce were working from home and the growth looks set to continue. ‘The number of people regularly working from home has risen to 4.2 million in the last decade. An additional 1.8 million people would like to work from home but are not

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Salaries in Dorset - read the latest job market report for the South

Job Market Report March – ‘Uncertainty’

We’ve got the latest stats on job skills shortages, the availability of candidates for the job market and how salaries in Dorset and the south are moving.We’ve extracted the key points for you – from IHS Markit’s & KPMG’s latest report. ‘Uncertainty leads to falls in permanent placements and temp billings in March’ KEY FINDINGS

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HR + Business Headlines – April

We’ve gathered the latest headlines from Bournemouth Recruitment, HR + Business News + across Dorset, UK and beyond. 29th AprilPersonnel Today: What challenges will HR face in the next 10 years?HR News: Eight Ways to Stay Motivated in Your Career All Year RoundPersonnel Today: Sharp rise in disability discrimination claims at tribunals 27th AprilThe Guardian:

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The Power of the Spoken Word

Sometimes candidates respond to our voicemails with an email saying, ‘Can we talk over email’? We love to talk at Dovetail, it’s what we do! Our days are made up of either meeting candidates and clients; or talking with them on the phone. We’re happiest when we’re talking to you. A recent trendWe often need

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Spring Clean your Career

Time for a Spring Clean with our selfie SWOT Finally, Spring is in the air and what a difference it makes. When the sun comes out, we all get an extra spring in our step and we start to thrive again after the cold and wet weather. Like plants we turn to the sunshine, after

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