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Top Employers Recruiting in South Yorkshire in 2015

December 26, 2016

Find a list of the top employers recruiting across the region in 2015.

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Growth Sectors

October 04, 2016

There is currently a focus on the ‘Growth Sectors’ as described in this publication. But other sectors employ large numbers of people in South Yorkshire.

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STEM science, technology, engineering & maths

March 28, 2016

Most of these jobs rely on STEM, technology and high level skills, linked to many of the growth sectors outlined in this brochure.

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It’s all about skills!

December 14, 2015

These are skills which are sometimes called ‘transferable skills’. They are needed in many different types of jobs by employers. Think about how you can show and develop your skills.

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December 14, 2015

Closely linked to skills, employers are looking for the right kind of ‘attitudes’. People showing positive attitudes are more likely to be successful in their careers.

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Changes in the labour market

December 14, 2015

The labour market is constantly changing, here we highlight some of the areas that we think jobs will be in high demand.

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Jobs in the future

December 10, 2015

Some examples of ‘new jobs’ that didn’t exist 20 years ago. Many more new roles will be created in the future!

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The Power of First Impressions

November 17, 2015

First impressions are crucial. From what you wear to what gestures you make, be assured, that people will take note. In fact, studies have found that non-verbal cues have over four times the impact on the impression you make than anything you say.

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The 5 Do’s and Don’ts in Preparing the Perfect Cover Letter

November 02, 2015

Your cover letter is teh first item that will get the hiring managers attention.

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Latest News

Hallam graduate wins national apprenticeship award
January 24, 2017

Top Employers Recruiting in South Yorkshire in 2015
December 26, 2016

Hallam student nominated for national Apprenticeship of the Year award
December 20, 2016

New nursing degree apprenticeship
November 30, 2016

University set to create more than a thousand new degree apprenticeships
November 14, 2016



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