Career advice blog and news articles by Appoint

The job skills special

As ever, we’re keeping a close eye on the job skills news. It’s vital that everyone involved in the recruitment process (candidates, clients and consultants included!) remains aware of the nation’s changing skills needs. Information that becomes all the more vital as the UK skills shortage becomes all the more prolonged… What exactly is the skills… Read More


FAQ: Do I Need a Cover Letter?

Research suggests younger workers resent writing them, yet the majority take the time to. Do you need a bespoke cover letter to apply to a recruitment agency?  The above references an onrec piece, in which we hear: 2 in 3 applicants aged 18-24 resent having to create bespoke cover letters for each job application However, 56.7% of workers always do so… Read More