‘The first stage of an interview is probably the most crucial as your future employer is judging you based on your job application and CV.’ Photograph: iStockphoto/Getty Images

Starting a job-hunt can be like picking up a big bag of stressed cats and hauling them around for a few months. “How will I know if I’m interested i(...)

We spoke to three careers experts about the most frequently asked questions they face and the most common scenarios facing their clients. Photograph: IADT Dún Laoghaire

Picking a postgraduate course can be a big ordeal. When students sit down to choose their undergraduate course, there is always the fallback of choosi(...)

If applying to a more traditional organisation, use Times New Roman for your CV. For a more general role, Arial or Verdana is fine. Never use Comic Sans

Being flung out of college and shoved into the workplace can be an enormous shock. Indeed, it is often a much bigger transition than moving from prima(...)