Will that little black dress do?

Its cliché but true, first impressions count and never more than at a job interview.  Wearing the right interview outfit is key. The interviewer will create an opinion, whether positive …


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Better connected: Is it better?

Social media, we all use it. Whether it’s for #selfies, stalking or to express our utter disgust at sh*%te service, we pretty much post every detail of our lives online. Few realise the …

The creative jobseeking mindset

NEWSPAPERS, radio slots and shop windows used to be the only way to find a job and a few people still consider these options, especially in smaller, rural communities where …

Use your cloud files to apply

Some of the feedback we’ve received from our users was that they were not always able to apply for jobs on our site that required them to attach their CV …

Are you a Netflix or a Blockbuster?

BLOCKBUSTER. Not the first word which comes to mind when you think about settling down for an evening at home with movie and a glass of wine. Netflix, Amazon, Apple …

60 seconds with Laura Saunders

As regular bloggers we utilise our wealth of experience and form an opinion and then, well put it out there as if its gospel. But today we put a name …

Considering a Career in Hospitality?

With over 200 hotels and 1,000 restaurants in the Highland of Scotland, hospitality is a booming industry. One which is not only catering (no pun intended) for those making some …

Use your Facebook account to find your next job

AT HIJOBS we are constantly seeking new ways in which to engage with our candidates and we figure that the best way to do this is to make life as …

The National Living Wage

Earlier this year, the UK Government announced the introduction of a compulsory minimum wage premium for all staff over 25 years of age, this is known as the ‘National Living …

How to Use Social Media in Your Job Search

People often find jobs through other people in their network. That’s what’s made social networking sites like LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter so popular.  The goal of these sites is to …