All posts written by Eleni Cashell

Sector focus: Finance

Finance sector focusEvery month we’ll be taking an in-depth look at a particular sector and letting you know how it’s doing. From employment figures and salaries to the latest trends and stories that rocked that industry. This month we’re giving you a snapshot on the financial industry, which unlike some of the more stable sectors we’ve previously focused on, has seen its fair.
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Sector focus: Sales part 2

Sales sector part 2In the first part of our sales sector focus, we talked about the current jobs market, the competition amongst candidates and which employers were hiring and firing. In this part, we focus on the gender gap and look towards the future to see what the sales industry might look like. Gender wars in sales Although there’s not a massive absence of either.
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Sector focus: Sales

Sector focus: salesEvery month we’ll be taking an in-depth look at a particular sector and letting you know how it’s doing. From employment figures and salaries to the latest trends and stories that rocked that industry. This month we’re focusing on the sales sector, which appears to be a stable industry with lots of candidates competing for a single job.   The job market There’s good.
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Sector focus: Engineering part 2

Engineering sector focus part 2In part 1 of our engineering sector focus, we explained how the jobs market is currently thriving in the engineering industry and told you what the average salaries were. In part 2, we talk about the big news stories and tell you how employers are trying to combat the skills shortages. Engineering news There’s been a mixture of both good and bad.
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Sector focus: Engineering

engineering sectorEvery month we’ll be taking an in-depth look at a particular sector and letting you know how it’s doing. From employment figures and salaries to the latest trends and stories that rocked that industry. This month we’re focusing on the engineering sector, and just like the IT industry, this sector has grown year-on-year and shows little sign of stopping.   Engineering jobs Unlike.
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Sector Focus: IT Part 2

In part one of the IT sector focus, we gave you a snapshot of the industry over the past quarter. So now we’ve covered the employment figures and which companies have been hiring and firing, it’s time to focus on what skills have been in demand over the past few months. While the IT job market is doing well and.
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Sector Focus: IT. Part 1

IT sector focus part 1Every month we take an in-depth look at an individual sector, and give you a snapshot on how it’s doing. From employment figures and average salaries, to the big news stories that affected the industry, we’ve got it covered. This month we take a look at the IT industry.  And unlike many other sectors, it appears to be good news on.
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How to use the totaljobs.com CV database

CV database With thousands of candidates looking for work, recruiters are becoming inundated with applications for every role. As you’ve probably realised by now, this can be both a positive and a negative experience. It can be great to have a high volume of applications, and the interview room will certainly never be empty, but it’s safe to say not every CV will.
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How to advertise a job on totaljobs

With so many people out there looking for work, headhunting can be one of the most difficult parts of recruiting. Ensuring that you’re sourcing the right person who has the skills, the personality and who lives near the company can create a huge headache, and that’s without factoring in any salary negotiations along the way. Online recruitment can take the hassle.
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A guide to online recruitment

Thanks to the internet, the recruitment industry is changing for both the recruiter and the candidate. Because many people are now turning to the internet instead of trawling the streets and newspapers looking for vacancies, online recruitment is becoming a popular option, especially if the vacancy needs to be filled quickly. As well as making job hunting easier, this online boom.
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