Common CV Mistakes (And How To Avoid Them)
By being aware of the most common CV mistakes, and how to avoid them, you can give yourself the best chance at securing an interview.
Software Developer Job Profile
With the ever-increasing demand for software developers, we’ve put together an overview of two of the most popular software job vacancies available at XCL - Full Stack Developers and Firmware Developers.
Changing Career: Identify Your Transferable Skills
Thinking of a career change? When it comes to applying for a job in a different sector, or that you haven’t worked in before, identifying your transferable skills is crucial.
Common Customer Service Job Interview Questions
Whatever sector you work in, the responsibilities and requirements of customer support personnel will be largely the same. See some common interview questions for customer service jobs here.
How To Tailor Your CV and Land Your Dream Job
One of the most effective ways to show that you are the perfect candidate for a role is by ensuring your CV showcases your most relevant skills. One technique for achieving that is by tailoring your CV to the position.
19th August 2019 in Recruitment Trends
Salary Increases in South West of England Following Candidate Shortage
XCL’s recruitment team in Weston-Super-Mare have noticed an increased demand for skilled workers across a range of sectors. And with a limited number of candidates applying for jobs in the area, employers have been increasing pay in order to attract the best staff.
14th August 2019 in Employer Advice
How Can You Make Your Company a Positive Place to Work?
Fostering a positive culture, with strong leadership, training and wellbeing, is one of the most crucial elements of running a successful business. After all, a company with happy employees is one that has happy customers, and ultimately attracts the best talent.
Field Sales Executive Job Profile
As a Field Sales Executive, you will be responsible for making the first initial contact with new potential clients, and identifying and creating new business opportunities.
Read on to find out about the typical duties, salary and requirements of the role.
30th July 2019 in Employer Advice
Implementing An Employee Benefits Scheme
Employee benefits schemes are becoming increasingly popular to help improve work-life balance and build a workplace culture that benefits both the employee and employer.
26th July 2019 in Job Application Tips
The Difference Between Transferable and Technical Skills
Being able to effectively showcase both your technical and transferable skills is essential for any job application or interview. But what classes as a technical skill and what is transferable?