How our #CareerTips videos are helping jobseekers

We’re boosting job applicants’ chances of success with a dynamic new series of YouTube videos that give practical tips on how to write their CVs.

Each short #CareerTips film is presented by Foundation Manager, Nick Elletson, who takes viewers through simple steps to help them impress employers and find the right job.

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Now the interview is over … how do you follow up?

Thank you

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Having shared some tips and techniques on how to prepare for an interview, and how to keep your cool at an interview – we’re putting the spotlight on what to do next.

This is a challenging time when you feel in limbo waiting to hear if you got the job. You’re probably also feeling relieved that the preparation and the interview itself is over – as well as feeling nervous about the outcome.

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We’re always looking for stars – here’s the secret of how to shine!

Simon Hartley

Recruiting the top talent through our ‘earn as you learn’ bootcamp training programmes remains a high priority for our ‘can do’ top team at the Bayford Foundation where we’ve now recruited 13 new employees in less than six months.

In our guest blog Simon Hartley, the author of How to Shine, and a great supporter of the Foundation, unveils a wealth of top tips on how ordinary people like ourselves can be extraordinary.

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How to soar to new heights with a positive attitude

 Positivity Montage

Attitude counts for a lot at our groundbreaking Bayford Foundation in Hunslet where we equip our trainees and with fantastic skills and knowledge-based training programmes in the energy industry.

In a UK first, our foundation, run by BE Fuel Cards, takes recruits from all walks of life – and of all ages – and puts them through boot camp development programmes in Telephone Sales. Our ‘earn as you learn’ way of doing things means we also pay them while we train them.

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