First Interview Tips You Should Know
4th October 2022
Congratulations! You’ve secured your first interview! 🥳 However, it’s now time to prepare for the interview, and we have you covered. “You never have a second chance to create a first impression,” as the saying goes. What struck you the most the last time you met someone new? According to experts, 55% of initial impressions […]
5 CV tips that will get you hired
16th August 2022
You’ve found your perfect role! They offer great pay, hybrid working, and a fantastic benefits package. You’re about to upload your CV when you see 200 people feel the same way and have also applied. How do you stand out from the rest? Your CV is the first hurdle in a job application. It’s your chance […]
8 TIPS FOR AN IMPACTFUL FIRST DAY IN YOUR NEW JOB!
8th August 2022
Congratulations! You got the job! The team here at Joshua Robert are over the moon for you. All that interview preparation and hard work was all worth it. But now the real work begins. Are you feeling nervous? Excited? We bet you are. With your first day at your new job soon approaching, it’s normal […]
Why becoming RICS qualified makes you a better Surveyor
4th July 2022
In the business world of today, words such as ‘competitive advantage’ and ‘value add’ are easily promised but difficult to deliver. Recent research studies show that RICS-qualified Building Surveyors in the UK earn on average £16,000 more each year than non-members this is because RICS promotes and enforces the highest professional qualifications and standards in […]
What is an Asset Manager?
27th June 2022
Ever wondered what an Asset Manager does? Or are you looking to move into a new industry? Read below to learn more about Asset Management. If you’re interested in joining the world of Asset Management or are currently looking for a new opportunity, check out the bottom of this article. Asset Management involves increasing […]
Is working from home now more important than ever?
20th April 2022
Working from home has become the new norm since Covid-19. Previously, only 5% of the workforce worked from their homes compared to the 46.6% during the first Covid-19 lockdown. Despite the cost of living increasing, employers are still expecting their employees to return to the office 5 days a week. Are you struggling with the […]
Why is Networking important as a Surveyor?
21st March 2022
Did you know that 85% of positions are filled by networking! However, 25% don’t invest time in any networking. Is this you? Networking is a give-and-take process that involves making connections, sharing information, and asking questions. It’s about building relationships through your contacts and should become part of your daily work. Networking is especially important […]
What’s wrong with my CV?
18th February 2022
First impressions are important when it comes to applying for a new job. Your CV is your chance to knock the socks off the recruiter/employer, so you don’t have any chances to mess up! It can be demotivating being rejected for a role, but it may have just been down to an issue with your […]
Am I ready for a new job?
11th February 2022
Bad days are guaranteed at work, you may have a large workload or a dreaded meeting coming up – but your job shouldn’t feel like a chore every day. According to research found by CV-Library, 39.7% of Brits dislike their current job. If you dislike your job, what is the point in staying? It may […]