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Futures Day

On Friday 7th June 2024, our Associate Director, Fiona Wright, attended Futures Day at Elizabeth College in Guernsey. Invited by Vidya Amey, Head of Futures, Fiona advised a group of school-leavers not wishing to attend University, who were unsure about what job and career opportunities were available to them on-island. We caught up with Fiona to ask her what advice she had passed onto to the… Futures Day

Providing interview feedback and why it is so important

Providing feedback to your recruitment consultant promptly after an interview is important for several reasons as a candidate:   Demonstrates Professionalism: Timely feedback showcases your professionalism and respect for the recruitment process. It reflects positively on your character and indicates that you value effective communication. Helps Refine Job Search Strategy: Offering prompt… Providing interview feedback and why it is so important

Register today...

Registering with Leapfrog is incredibly straightforward. We've streamlined the process to be as hassle-free as possible. All we require is your CV and approximately 30 minutes of your time. While there are due diligence checks, these will be discussed with you during the initial meeting. This meeting is entirely focused on you — your preferences, goals, and what you seek in a job or employer.… No Stress

What do you want from your Recruitment Agency?

Clear Communication: Transparent and open communication about the job opportunities, application process, and feedback is crucial. Timely updates on the status of your application can help manage expectations. Understanding of Your Skills and Goals: A recruitment agency should take the time to understand your skills, qualifications, and career goals. This understanding will enable them to match… Question Marks

Is it time for a change...

If you're wondering whether it's time to look for a new job, there are some signs you might consider:   Lack of Passion or Interest: If you find yourself consistently uninterested or lacking passion for your current role, it may be a sign that you're not fulfilled. Stagnation: If you feel that you're not learning or growing in your current position and there are no opportunities for… Arrows

When the party is over...

As Mariah Carey thaws and Michael Bublé graces Asda adverts, it's a sign that Christmas is just around the corner! With the festive season comes the much-anticipated company Christmas parties – where terrible festive jumpers and cringe-worthy cracker jokes abound, and unfortunately, sometimes too much alcohol leads to regrettable impulse decisions that wouldn't occur during normal working… Leapfrog Christmas Cheers

Getting it right...

Choosing the right recruitment agency to help you find your dream job is important for several reasons:    Access to a Network of Employers : Leapfrog has a wide network of client companies looking for candidates. This gives you access to a larger pool of job opportunities that may not be advertised publicly. Time and Effort Saved : Job hunting can be time-consuming and stressful.… Getting it right...

Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct - it's not just lip services here at Leapfrog. It's what we're all about - YOU and your requirements are at the forefront of everything we do, ensuring that the service you get from us is second to none. If you want to find out more about Leapfrog and how we can assist you, please feel free to get in touch. 711188 or email [email protected] Code of Conduct

Don't be afraid

It's completely normal to feel apprehensive about starting a new job, especially if it involves a significant change or if you've been in your current position for a long time. Here are some tips that might help you navigate this transition: 1. Acknowledge Your Feelings: Recognise that feeling afraid or anxious about starting a new job is a common experience. It's a big change, and feeling a… Don't be afraid

First impressions count...

First impressions during the interview stage are crucial for several reasons: Setting the Tone : A positive first impression sets a positive tone for the entire interview. It establishes a foundation of confidence and mutual respect between you and the interviewer. Judgment and Perception : Humans are wired to form judgments quickly, often within the first few seconds of meeting someone. This… First impressions count...

First Job - Congratulations

Congratulations on your first job! This is an exciting milestone in your life. Whether you're starting a part-time job while in school or diving into a full-time career, here are some tips to help you make the most of this experience: Learn and Absorb : Be a sponge for information. Absorb as much knowledge as you can about your role, the company, and the industry. Ask Questions : Don't be afraid… First Job - Congratulations

Be target driven

Are you a graduate or school/college leaver looking to get on the career ladder but don’t know exactly where to start? We’re here to help!   We know how daunting the recruitment process can be, especially when you are new to it. That’s why we pride ourselves on taking the time to identify the perfect entry-level role for ‘first jobbers’ hitting the target and getting it right for… Be target driven

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