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5 Tips for Onboarding a New Hire

Onboarding A New Hire Knowing how to onboard a new hire is important for them and ultimately for your business. An employee’s initial impression of their job, organization, and manager determines how engaged they are in the workplace, so you need to focus on the right things to effectively onboard new employees. New hires joining […]

4 Tips on how to calm your second interview jitters

It’s the high-pressure situation you’ve been dreading: a second interview. You’re not sure what to expect, but you know you want it badly and are willing to do whatever it takes to get the job. This leads to some very real interview anxiety, particularly if you’ve had a bad experience with an interview in the […]

What recruiters look for in cover letters

Recruiters, hiring managers, and other employment professionals use cover letters as an opportunity to learn more about candidates. While they have the potential to be a valuable asset in your job applications, sometimes writing a cover letter can be a difficult task. Whether you’re writing for the first time or need a last-minute letter for […]

4 ways on how to network with recruiters on LinkedIn

Often referred to as the “Earth’s largest professional network,” LinkedIn is a platform that helps many businesses grow, but is also used to connect those looking for new opportunities with some highly influential individuals. Amongst these individuals, are recruiters. While there are so many great reasons as to why you should follow and connect with […]

7 Common CV Mistakes You Need To Avoid

Avoid these 7 common CV mistakes Trying to make a strong first impression can be exceptionally difficult and quite often, great candidates fall at the first job hunting hurdle by making silly mistakes on their CV. We’ve put together a list of the most common pitfalls and tips on how to avoid them. 1) Spelling […]

5 Tips On Working With a Recruiter

Whether you are on the job hunt, or a corporate giant looking to fill a job role, there will always be a recruiter involved in the process. Some companies outsource, some employ in-house, but regardless of how you make the connection -it’s a solid one to keep. If you’re a business, recruiters have the credentials […]

What to do in a Job Interview – 10 Job Interview Tips

Want to nail your next job interview? You’ve come to the right place! A job interview can be daunting, but it’s important to look and feel prepared. Stay calm, but confident, and you’ll be able to ace it. To help you out, here are ten job interview tips you should be aware of to help […]

6 Advantages of temporary employment

Temporary employment has many advantages over the traditional form of workforce employment. If you are looking for an opportunity to start a professional career, temporary employment might be the best option for you. You will be able to learn and earn while providing your services, and proving value to your employer. This article is here […]

6 ways to separate yourself from other job candidates

How do you get their attention? It’s a question we often hear from job candidates here at Lowie Recruitment. Unfortunately, being highly qualified isn’t enough to get you the job anymore. Perhaps it was in the past, but in the 21st century, employers are assaulted with resumes and applications on a daily basis. This deluge […]

4 Life-Changing Strategies To Improve Mental Health

4 Life-Changing Strategies To Improve Mental Health Mental health doesn’t pick and choose – anybody can suffer with it. We human beings go through a lot in life. Things that can affect us physically, emotionally, mentally – and sometimes, it’s entirely out of our control. However, we’re sometimes also able to thrive through whatever life […]