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Unsurprising, there are many misconceptions about what employing an ex-military candidate might be like. Research from the VeteransWork consortium highlighted that only 30% of organisations have considered recruiting Armed Forces veterans. More disturbingly, Armed Forces charity SSAFA identified that nearly half of recruiters said they......

Looking at the ex Armed Forces community might not be where you first consider looking for your next HSE hire. However, there is a huge amount of transferable skill and experience for many ex-Forces into HSE. Mindset Believe it or not, the Armed Forces are......

Without a doubt, LinkedIn has changed the way many people look for jobs and new employees. At Joint Force Alba, we use it multiple times a day to find candidates for our clients roles, build and maintain our network and to investigate potential clients and......

Whether you’re on resettlement or have been in civ div for a while, your CV your “brochure” that will need refreshing and updating regularly. If you’re writing a CV for the first time, or updating yours to look for a new opportunity, the hints and......

Coronavirus has caught many people, organisations and Governments off guard this year. As a result, we are experiencing unprecedented control measures including nationwide lockdowns. Unsurprisingly, these have had huge negative impacts on many businesses and national economies. Within Scotland, GDP is expected to fall by......

Salary negotiation can be one of the trickiest parts of your transition to a civilian career. However, the best thing you can do to be well placed in the negotiation is research. Be aware of the market and competition for the role you’re aiming for.......

Last week, we interviewed a candidate who pretty much aced her client interview. So what did she do to leave such a good impression and ultimately get the job offer? Research The candidate had clearly prepared for the interview through extensive research on the client......

Before Christmas, our Director published a series of articles on LinkedIn which explored how ex-Armed Forces can transfer their skills to a variety of industries and sectors. They covered Cyber security, ICT, logistics, communications, construction and engineering. These sectors were focused on due to the......

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