It used to be customary to start off in a particular career and follow that path until you retire. Luckily that’s not the case in todays working world as we are empowered to change industry or role with relative ease
Today we are in a market driven by the top talent and their ability for choice. Good talent will be active for a short period of time so it is up to you as an employer of choice to make a positive, lasting impression. Simple things can be identified in the first instance which seem non-sensical to highlight.
I believe the key tool to making an imprint on a potential employer really comes from your CV. Your CV is your first introduction to a perspective employer, it’s a really excellent tool and will work well for you in your career if you do it correctly.
Often a bad experience in the past with an agency results in tarring all recruiters with the same brush
The tides are beginning to turn in NI with the rise of new investment, a drive in social media presence and the ease of finding and connecting to careers, spurring an uplift in returners