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Updating your CV can be a chore, but gain a few quick tips from our blog and you’ll have your brand new job in no time.

How to deal with gaps in your CV

The last year has been extremely tough for many candidates with a high number of unexpected redundancies and a sharp fall in job vacancies. This means that many of us will end up with gaps in our CV. There are however ways of explaining these gaps in a positive way to potential employers. This blog [...]

How to prepare for a post Covid-19 job search

  The world is looking very different right now and with a huge number of people currently looking for a job it is crucial to make sure you take the necessary steps to adapt to this new market. Here are ways you can increase your chances of securing a role post Covid-19 market: Update your [...]

Employer’s View – What is the difference between a temporary assignment, a permanent contract and a fixed term contract?

At TalentYard we offer a variety of options for your hiring needs. You may need a receptionist for just a few weeks or you may be considering hiring a PA on a trial basis first before making any commitment. Here is a brief summary of all the different ways you can hire a candidate:   [...]

Upcoming TalentYard event- CV & Interview tips! Wednesday 11th April from 5pm

A few mistakes we have witnessed in the last few months which can be VERY easily corrected!

~ CV ~ Spelling mistakes are just not acceptable I'm afraid particularly coming from experienced high level PAs! An important part of many PA roles is to proofread documents…NO excuses! Make it clearer with bullet points and short paragraphs so you can state each task and achievement in a simple efficient way so that they [...]

Free CV workshop on Wednesday 23rd November 3-6pm- All Welcome!

Come join us on Wednesday 23rd November from 3pm-6pm for our upcoming 1:1 workshop dedicated to that all important piece of paper- Your CV! It will be an informal workshop which will give you the opportunity to show us your CV and receive tips/suggestions on how to make it look as attractive as possible to potential employers. We will be giving you [...]


Every #CharityTuesday we offer free guidance and tips on CVs so do call us if you have any questions. I personally do not know many people who actually enjoy writing their CVs. Many of us tend to do it at the last minute in moments of desperation and just at the start of their job [...]

Posted May 24th, 2016|CV | PA and Secretarial Recruitment | London|