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Why Should You Use a Recruitment Partner?

Lincoln Recruitment / June 27, 2017

In our 2017 Salary Survey, we discovered that astonishingly 67% of organisations surveyed admitted they had lost talent in the interview to hire process as it was taking too long. Furthermore, 51% of professionals surveyed stated they had lost interest in a role due to lengthy hiring processes. With candidates being more selective with the jobs … Continued

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Career Steps: How to change sector

Lincoln Recruitment / May 8, 2017

  Most people are fairly relaxedabout changing jobs. But what about leaving not just your employer but your industry? As anyone with a few years’ professional experience will attest, it is not always easy to move from one sector to another even when you feel that you have covered all of the responsibilities in the … Continued

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Top Tips for Networking for Senior Level Management Professionals

Lincoln Recruitment / March 23, 2017

How Senior Managers Can Move to the Next Level: Operational, Personal and Strategic Networking According to Harvard Business Review (HBR), networking is among the most beneficial—and among the most daunting—activities for senior level managers at an inflection point in their careers.  As HBR notes: The reluctance to embrace networking is understandable.  For one thing, most professionals rise to the … Continued

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4 Tips for Employees for Successful Performance Appraisals

Lincoln Recruitment / March 2, 2017

  Preparation and Participation are key for an effective review meeting. It’s hard to believe it’s already March, a month which signals to a lot of employees that performance reviews are just around the corner. This is not a practice which should be feared, the main reason for performance reviews are to help employees, provide feedback … Continued

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Key NLP Interview Techniques: Selling Yourself In A Competitive Market

Shay Dalton / October 4, 2016

Most people find job interviews highly stressful. Selling yourself is incredibly difficult, especially in a highly competitive market. By using these key NLP strategies, however, you can make the most of the existing market and help yourself stand out from the crowd. NLP, or neuro-linguistic programming, combines mind and body awareness with an understanding of how they … Continued

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The Psychology Behind Getting Your Next Promotion

Orla Doyle / October 4, 2016

If you are looking for a promotion, it won’t just fall into your lap. You need to be proactive and work smart, and hard, to reap the rewards. At the same time, creating an aura of competence amongst your peers is something to keep front of mind. Here are some tips to help you appear more competent and … Continued

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The Top 10 Differences Between a Leader and A Boss

Orla Doyle / September 15, 2016

The future of your organisation hinges upon your ability to build a first-class leadership team. One of the best ways to build an effective management team is to focus on hiring leaders as opposed to bosses. This task can prove to be challenging for some business owners, and requires the ability to recognise key differences that … Continued

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How to use Google Alerts in your Job Search

Lincoln Recruitment / July 7, 2016

    The internet is flooded with content. In fact, nearly 30 million pages of information, and indeed misinformation, are added to the web on a daily basis. With so much content it can be difficult to break through the noise to the key topics and information that are most important to you. Using Google Alerts … Continued

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Six Things Successful Accountants Do Differently

Orla Doyle / April 11, 2016

What characteristics or habits are common among exceptional accounting professionals? This month we are delighted to be featured in Accountancy Ireland identifying the key traits that, if performed consistently, will help accountancy professionals move up a gear in their careers. Six Things Successful Accountants Do Differently What do successful accountants do differently? Do they have superior intellect or … Continued

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