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Job Search Advice

This section contains job search advice and guidance, teaching you the best approaches to quickly find a job.

You'll learn how to write cover letters, where to look for job vacancies, and how to get the most out of recruitment agencies and job sites.

Plus you'll discover how to approach employers directly yourself through speculative job applications and when and how you should use networking.

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Advertised Job Vacancies

Most people use advertised job vacancies as part of their job search campaign, learn how to look for advertised vacancies and which major job boards / sites you should be searching on depending on your location and industry sector.

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Recruitment Agencies

Agencies can make a big difference when it comes to looking for a job, making or breaking your job search campaign. Learn how to use them wisely, so they help rather than hinder you:

Approaching Employers Directly

If you want to approach employer directly for a job then you need to:

Networking

Another great way to find a job is networking, where you build up a 'network' of contacts who help you find a job:

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