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Author Archives: Alison Boffin
Applying for jobs? Demystifying confusing sayings, phrases and expressions.
Strong communication skills are a prerequisite for graduate level job opportunities. When I reflect on the colloquialisms and idioms used in everyday language that I use when I advise students, what am I really telling them? Continue reading
Effective job applications – the importance of grammar
The speed with which employers assess applications is well-documented, you may only have up to 30 seconds to make a good impression. You could be the ideal candidate but if the first thing an employer sees is a poorly prepared application, with spelling mistakes and grammatical errors, it suggests an applicant who is not really motivated and … Continue reading