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  • Job Advert vs Job Description – Cutting through the confusion

    Posted on Saturday, October 22, 2022

    Job Advert vs Job Description – What's the difference? When you are recruiting for the first time there’s always a great deal of confusion around the different formats and functions of job adverts and job descriptions – and many assume that they are one and the same thing. However, they are actually both very different, and both are vital tools to have in your recruitment kit bag. When it comes ...

  • Top 10 Tips for Job Fair Success

    Posted on Saturday, September 3, 2022

    Top 10 Tips for Job Fair Success from the experts at Job Shop South West Attending job fairs (sometimes also called recruitment fairs or career fairs) can be a really effective way of finding your next employment opportunity. Here at Somerset Jobs, we understand the stresses and strains of job seeking, and appreciate that the lead up to attending a jobs fair can be a nerve-wracking time. 1. Do ...

  • Job Search Tips

    Posted on Wednesday, August 31, 2022

    Taking the pain out of your job search – Top 5 job search tips from Job Shop South West We know that searching and applying for a new position can be stressful – there’s that lack of being in control – often feeling that your future is perhaps in the lap of the gods. The process can sometimes feel like an emotional roller coaster, whether you are new to the world of work or not. In fact, there’s ...