Author Archives: tpearce2012

About tpearce2012

Works for Gravitas Recruitment SW, specialising in Accountancy, Finance and Office Support roles in the South West.

So your exam results weren’t quite what you were hoping for…

Not everyone leaves school or college knowing what they want to do, if you have your dream career mapped out it, it can be devastating when you think that could all be jeopardised because of a few grades. It really … Continue reading

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When The Job Defines The Person

Written by Mark Leveridge, Strolling Magician For many of us, our jobs are very important. Not just as a means of earning money but because of the status perhaps that it affords us. If you are the CEO of a … Continue reading

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NatWest Venus Awards Devon 2013

    Launched in Dorset in 2009, the Venus Awards aim to recognise as many businesswomen as possible. In January 2013 nominations started for the Devon NatWest Venus awards.  Gravitas Recruitment (SW) Ltd were delighted when company Director Alana Carroll  was … Continue reading

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Do what you love and love what you do

I met a gentleman recently at a networking event that really stood out for me; what he said really made me smile. He loved his job, it was so obvious that he had a real belief in the company, their ethics … Continue reading

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Why didn’t I progress your CV?

Why didn’t I progress your CV?  Well where do I start…..   Having been on both sides of this I wanted to share some of my thoughts on why CV’s don’t get progressed further! Did you know that a according to … Continue reading

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The Importance of Staff Retention

The importance of Staff Retention Do you have a high staff turnover?  Some industries do tend to have a naturally higher staff turnover than others and it can become time consuming and costly advertising vacancies, sifting through CV’s and interviewing. … Continue reading

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I Hate My Job!

  I hate my Job!   I think everyone is guilty of saying this at one time or another, I know have!  Most of our daily lives are spent at work, so if you really hate your job this can … Continue reading

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Is your personal online presence hindering your career?

Is your personal online presence hindering your career?   Have you ever considered that your social media presence could be damaging to your career? Most recruiters and companies are using social media sites to enhance their recruitment or online presence … Continue reading

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New Year, New Job? Part Two – The Interview

Interviews, How do I prepare? Interviews can be daunting, especially if you haven’t been interviewed for a long time. The build-up is often much worse than the actual interview. Most of our hints and tips are common sense but will help you to … Continue reading

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New Year, New Job?

New Year, New Job? Is one of your News Year’s resolutions to find a new job? It is quite common for people to start searching for a new opportunity once the Christmas period has past, but what should you be … Continue reading

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