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New Year, New Job: Five common job interview mistakes

Lis Naylor, MD of recruitment firm Lis Welsh, tells us what the biggest interview pitfalls job hunters face and how they can be avoided. 1. A lack of interview preparation – know your target. a. Always know who the key decision makers are in the company and in particular for …

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New Year, New Job: How to become a community manager

Capcom UK’s social and community manager Neil Gorton tells us how producing videos on YouTube helped him get his job today and what challenges his role involves. How would you summarise your role? As social and community manager for Capcom UK I’m in charge of creating community-focused content, as well …

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New Year, New Job: What a magazine editor looks for in writers applying for work

Official PlayStation Magazine’s editor Matthew Pellett shares what he looks for in candidates applying to the publication, and offers his top tips for landing a job in the games media. What skills do you look for in job hunters applying to Official PlayStation Magazine? Two things from a writing perspective …

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New Year, New Job: How to find work as a freelance video producer

JamesBraithwaite tells MCV about the challenges of working as a freelance video producer for games developers, and which skills budding video creators should put at their top of their CV What exactly does your role entail? That depends on the client, but I do a variety of tasks. I design …

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