Job search advice

This section covers the basics of the job search process, with insights on career planning and how the Michael Page team can assist you in finding your next role
How Michael Page can help
The role of a recruitment consultant is to facilitate the best possible match between you and a potential employer. Here’s how the team at Michael Page can support your job search and help you to achieve your career goals.
How to find a job
Starting the search for a new job can be daunting, no matter what rung of the career ladder you are on. Here are some practical suggestions on how to begin your job search and maximize the chances of finding your next dream role.
Finding a job that suits you
Taking the time to match your skills, personality and aspirations to a potential job is crucial in finding a role that will suit you. Working in a job you love greatly increases your chances of long-term career success and satisfaction, so it’s important to make the right decision.
The role of social media in your job search
Employers are increasingly using social media channels to screen potential new employees. Here are our top tips to ensure that you use social media to your benefit in your quest for a new role.
Creating a career plan
Having goals, ambition and knowing what you want is crucial to succeeding in your career. Without a clear pathway it can be difficult to decide what direction you want to go and what decisions you need to make along the way.
How long have you ignored that nagging voice? The one that says you deserve more money? That you’d thrive on more responsibility? The only way to silence it is to act.
Finding a new job can be extremely challenging – and lengthy, even for the most experienced professional. For the best chance of securing a great new role, you will need to invest a substantial amount of time, energy and effort into the process.
There are so many different factors at play during a hiring process, as every job application, interview and rejection/success will be unique.