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CV HELP!

Writing a clear and engaging CV is crucial for landing that interview. Have a standard template but do tailor it to each individual role you are applying for. Here are our simple steps for writing your CV: Personal details – Make sure to include your name, address, and contact details. Personal statement – Highlight your value to…

Ways to achieve a better work-life balance

Balancing your career with your personal life can often seem like somewhat of an impossible goal, especially now that technology means that we’re virtually accessible 24/7. According to Harvard Business School, 94% of working professionals work more than 50 hours a week, and nearly half work more than 65 hours a week. However, it’s widely…

Networking a Job after Redundancy

Redundancy can be a difficult thing to go through, it is important to try and view it as an opportunity not as rejection. This could be your opportunity to start afresh, meet new people and maybe find the job of your dreams. Take positive action: – Inform your network Networking is a very powerful tool…

Reasons to work with a recruitment consultancy

Reasons to work with a recruitment consultancy Should you handle your next vacancy in-house or should you hire a recruitment consultancy? It’s a common question asked by many employers across a variety of organisations and sectors. One thing’s for sure, you want to find the right candidate with minimum hassle and fuss and as soon…

Excellent Candidate Feedback!

What a wonderful service I received from Good Egg Recruitment! Nicola Cairns gave me so much support from start to finish and I always felt like she was on my side every step of the way. Nicola made it her mission to prepare me, boost my confidence, keep me informed, and give me as much…

Client Testimonial

On a grey windy day in June we wanted to share some excellent feedback received from one of our Clients…..Thank you! “So far I have been working with Nicola and Good Egg recruitment for 3 weeks and I have to say the service I have received is exceptional. I have never worked with a recruitment…

Five best practice tips for preparing for your next interview

Interviews, whether you relish or hate them, there’s no denying the fact that preparation often can, and does, pay off. However, knowing how best to prepare can be somewhat of a minefield, especially if you’re a graduate who’s new to the world of job hunting or somebody who’s not really had to undergo that many…