The Dublin and Irish hotel sector is flying at the moment. Over 50,000 people are employed directly by hotels and guest houses across the country and this is expected to continue to grow over the coming year. Despite this, securing a job in one can still be tricky especially if you do not have any experience in the area. Do not give up hope however, we have put together some pointers to help you overcome any gaps in your C.V and maximise your chances of success. Read More
You have been searching for a new job for a while but nothing has caught your eye. Then one day, just as your frustration is about to boil over, you find “the one”. It looks absolutely perfect but then you read the last line of the requirement, “Must have 3 years experience in similar role”. You barely have one… What do you do?
So you submitted your video application, the hiring manager loved it and now you have been called in for a final round interview. Your outfit is picked and you found the where the interview will be on held on google maps. Now all you have to worry about is the questions you will be asked and your responses to them. Well, worry no more… Read More
“I have missed over 9,000 shots in my career. I have lost almost 300 games. On 26 occasions I have been entrusted to take the game winning shot, and I have missed. I have failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan
Congratulations! You’ve made it through the screening process and have been called in for an interview. You know the hiring manager already likes your experience and qualifications (and if you applied through JobFace they also like your personality and enthusiasm) so now you just need to make sure the face to face meeting goes well. Here’s where your body language comes into play.
Let’s face it: unemployment sucks and the job hunt sucks. Trawling through dozens of job specifications can get just a tad boring and not hearing back from any of the 50 + employers you sent your C.V. is not great for the ego. At JobFace we obviously hope that our unique video application process will ease most of that pain but even then there are things you can do to make the entire process better. Here are a few tips that are vital to staying healthy and motivated during unemployment and will maximise your chances of getting the job you really want! Read More