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CV Tool Kit – Our Top Tips for a Perfect CV

  It is often said that your CV has just 10 seconds to impress. It can be so easy to get them wrong, so don't let simple mistakes hold you back from landing your dream job. Whilst there is …

The Questions Not to Ask in an Interview

Interviews are rarely a breeze – even the most seasoned of interviewees can get overcome with nerves or go blank when asked an unexpected question. As the saying goes; ‘Practice Makes …

Free Mobile Apps that will Improve Your Work-Life Balance

  Technology can often make life seem a little complicated but more often than not, it can be used to enhance your life. There are millions of Apps out there, which can help with …

How to Be on Time for Work: Our Ultimate Guide to Mornings

How many of you spend your morning rushing around, leaving you stressed before the day has even really got going? Let's be honest... so many of us are guilty of starting the day already behind …

What to do if you're Unemployed: 5 Useful Tips

Job hunting can often be a tough and drawn out process, and you might be feeling anxious about the growing gap in your CV. While long periods of unemployment are never ideal, they are sometimes …

5 Ways to Eat Healthier at Work

If your workplace is anything like our head office, rarely a day will go by without a fresh stock of cakes, biscuits and other goodies appearing in the staff-room or kitchen. In fact, many people say …

One Year in Wales – Happy Birthday Wrexham!

The first year for Proactive Personnel Wrexham has seen one of our fastest branch start-ups. Our first branch in Wales is perfectly located to support our Chester, Shrewsbury and Telford Head Office …

Top Tips for your First Day at a New Job

There are few things more nerve-racking than your first day in a new job. On your first day, you make the first impression on both your new boss and your colleagues, who you will spend a significant …

How to Stand Out in a Job Interview (for all the right reasons!)

  We’ve all had nightmare job interviews – those sweaty palm moments when you lose the ability to answer simple questions or you’re faced with a dragon-interviewer who …