Could switching jobs make you happier?

Research shows that the industry you work in can have a massive impact on your happiness levels so should you make the move and consider switching jobs? How happy we are at work can have a massive impact on our general health and wellbeing but too many people get stuck in a rut and stay

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Women in tech: Where next?

Getting the gender balance right in technology is so important but has the hot topic burnt out and if not what steps do businesses need to take? With International Women’s Day taking place today (March 8th), the issue of gender equality in business is sure to become everyone’s favourite topic of conversation, but where’s the

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How to wow employers after a job fair

What you do at a job fair is important but do you know what steps to take to wow employers after it’s all finished? Often a lot of attention is put on what you do and how you act at the job fair itself. And rightly so, it’s crucial that you use this time wisely

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MORE exhibitors to see at Leeds Digital Job Fair

We have already shown you some of the new businesses exhibiting at Leeds Digital Job Fair but there is more of that where it came from. We are going to talk you through even more of the awesome businesses who will be joining us for LDSJobFair 4.0! Consider this part two of our guide to

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Businesses you NEED to see at Leeds Digital Job Fair

We always have amazing tech companies exhibiting at Leeds Digital Job Fair. This year is no exception. For LDSJobFair 4.0 we have a TON of new exhibitors that we can welcome to the Herd family. With your attention being pulled in all directions on the day, we wanted to give you a quick introduction to

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7 Things You Should Take to a Job Fair

Job fairs can be a fantastic chance to get your foot in the door with employers but are you prepared? Making the right impression at a jobs fair is crucial. You only have a certain amount of time and there are plenty of candidates you’ll be competing against. This means it’s important that you are

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Why Leeds is a great place to visit a job fair

Leeds is a great place to live and work but it’s also a great location to host a job fair. But what makes it so fantastic? With increased competition from places elsewhere in the UK, such as Manchester, Bristol and, of course, London, why pick Leeds to host a job fair? There are many elements

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What you need to know about recruitment in 2018

The way people find candidates to fill their jobs is changing but what do you need to know about recruitment in 2018? If you’re looking for a job, understanding the way the recruitment world works is a key element of securing the right role for you. Whether you’re wanting to land your first position in

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5 Things you didn’t know about job fairs

You may think you know everything about job fairs, but did you believe these five common misconceptions? Job fairs have changed over the past few years, but many misconceptions remain. You may think you know what to expect, but do you? Here are five things you didn’t know about job fairs: They’re engaging People often

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Tech trends to watch out for in 2018

The world of tech will continue to evolve and innovate over the next 12 months but what are the biggest tech trends you should look out for in 2018? Tech has had a great 2017, with massive developments across the industry and all of its major players – Apple, Samsung, and Google – all enjoying

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