CV. Chocolate Veg? Chunky Vitamins? Coffee Vital? As you know, it’s actually Curriculum Vitae, and it’s basically your personal sales document. It shows your qualifications, job history, interests and relevant experience. Follow our CV hints and tips and see it as your chance to shout about yourself and your knowledge, and to shine! Highlight your
So it’s time to find temporary work and make some seasonal job choices. You’ve either decided it’s time to gain some experience and earn some money or, occasionally, you’ve been told that is what you should do at your age! Hopefully it’s the first scenario and you’ve chosen to take on a seasonal job, be
We all know the score – busy times for your business hit, you employ seasonal staff, sail through the season with all the help you need, seasonal staff leave, and things quieten down a little. Then, boom! The cycle starts again the following season or year, you can feel like you’re starting from scratch every
In the third part of Cookie’s guide to seeing if you’re up for holiday work, he is talking about the right seasonal job for you: When your work is just the job! A good start is to consider what would you like to do if you were working closer to home? What are you good,
Your CV is a foundation document for your job search campaign – even if it’s for a temporary job. So it’s worth putting some time and effort into designing it. It may appear to be a daunting task to write one from scratch. If the blank page makes you feel slightly anxious, try the tips
Why choose the hospitality industry? I coached a young postgraduate recently who was searching for his first permanent role after gaining his degree. Among other things we discussed his skills and what he could offer to an employer Me: ‘Let’s talk about your skills. What do you see as your strengths?’ Pgrad: ‘Not sure really.
Here at Holiday Staff we’re all about finding the perfect seasonal staff and holiday jobs for everyone. And that’s because we’ve been there and done it. You can’t walk the walk and talk the talk without having the personal experience to back it up. Holiday Staff’s Founder and Director Lucy turns back the clock and
I know when I was at school my English teacher would ask us in September to write an essay on what we had done during the six weeks of our summer holidays. You might have had to do the same. I also remember when I was working at Durham University asking a similar question to