How what you post on social media can affect your career

I’ve decided to write another brief blog this week on social media, as after a meeting with a client last week, I’ve seen first-hand that what you post on social media can seriously affect your career prospects. In the past we’ve put together blogs on social media and job seekers, as it is now common

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Is it acceptable to be friends with your employees?

I am sure you agree that all good managers should get on well with their employees and it would certainly be tricky to inspire a group of people who don’t like you. But should you be friends with them? And if so, what problems could you face and how is it best to avoid them.

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Top Tips to have a Successful First Day in your New Job!

So, you’ve got yourself a new job and you are looking forward to starting. But a little apprehensive and want to make a great first impression to both your new boss and your new colleagues? Here are our top tips to help you have a successful first day: Be on Time – Whatever you do,

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The largest container ship Milan Maersk has just arrived in Southampton

The largest container vessel to visit Southampton has just arrived at DP World’s container terminal this afternoon at just after 14:15. The Milan Maersk is 399m long, and the The 214,000 tonne megaship belongs to the second generation of Maersk Line’s Triple-E class (Economy of scale, Energy efficient and Environmentally improved) and is part of a

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Southampton prepares to welcome the largest container ship ever

ABP Southampton is preparing to welcome the largest container ship yet on Tuesday November 7. In 2016 the largest container vessel calling in Southampton had a capacity for 16,000 containers. And this year we have so far welcomed MOL Triumph and MOL Trust with a capacity for 20,170 containers. Milan Maersk is one of the

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Common interview questions & how to answer them

Okay, so some interview questions are easier to answer than others & whilst you can’t predict exactly what you’ll be asked, any question has the potential to make you stumble – unless, of course, you’ve prepared in advance. To help give you an idea of what could come up, here’s our list of common interview questions,

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Our client Regional Express has sold the business to Xpediator (Delemode) for just over £2m.

Xpediator, which operates freight services under the Delamode brand, is to buy Southampton freight forwarder Regional Express for just over £2m. Regional Express has two lines of business: global air and sea freight forwarding freight forwarding; and e-commerce, including VAT registration, customs clearance and air and sea transport from the US and Far East into

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