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31 Jan 2019

New Year, New Job

In a study conducted by the BBC, January was shown to be the busiest month for new job listings and with many individuals setting New Years’ resolutions to progress in the workplace, the New Year is the perfect time to ignite a job search. January, for many, is a fresh start and a chance to change up daily working routine and re-evaluate long-term career goals. However, the job application process can be daunting and incredibly time consuming. At Concilium we […]

25 Oct 2018

How speaking multiple languages enhances your business

Working internationally, we understand the importance of language in business. As a company that is geared towards engendering long term partnerships, we see the ability to communicate directly with clients and candidates in their native language as one of the first steps to building, developing and maintaining excellent relationships. Multilingualism has been shown to have many social, psychological and health advantages, including more rationalised decision making and delayed onset of dementia. Additionally, learning a language provides a skill which, as a […]

17 Aug 2018

Welcome class of 2018!

On the 8th August we welcomed our newest recruits to our Concilium team, forming our biggest intake of graduates so far, with 11 joining the ranks of consultants. All of our new Associate Consultants have, in their first week, had a palpable impact on the office. Their first day at Concilium was run in the same manner it has been since our CEO, Maduka Okeke, founded the business in 2015, with Managing Partner Richard Ogbogbo providing the Associates their first […]

27 Jun 2018

How to ask questions in interviews… 8 helpful hints

“Do you have any questions?”   This comes up in every interview and is your chance to leave a lasting impression.   Apart from the generic  “what’s a typical day?” or “When will I hear back?”, ask questions that will make you stand out. Let the hiring manager know you’re interested…     1. What can you tell me about plans for growth expansion This lets the interviewer know you have long-term ambitions and will let you evaluate these, against […]

19 Apr 2018

First month of work at Concilium Search

  We interviewed our newest graduates Liam Anthony Smith, Joshua Jarvis and Carlin Debrah to find out how they’re settling into their new Associate Consultant roles and what they’re most enjoying about life at Concilium Search.         Associate Consultants Liam Smith and Joshua Jarvis work exclusively within the Energy industry. Associate Consultant Carlin Debrah works exclusively within the IT industry.   Please feel free to reach out at: Liam.smith@conciliumsearch.com, Joshua.jarvis@conciliumsearch.com and Carlin.debrah@conciliumsearch.com    

16 Mar 2018

6 Resignation Tips

Leaving a job can be difficult, here are some tips to help you through:   1. Make sure you’re ready If you are leaving for another company, make sure the new job and contract are confirmed.   2. Write a resignation letter Keep it direct and to the point.     3. Notice Work out how much notice to give and prepare an effective hand over. Remember, it may be possible to negotiate your notice period down.   4. Prepare […]