Our Top 5 Career Blogs of 2012


We have posted almost 100 career blogs to this site during 2012 and we’ve been looking back over the ones that you have read the most.

When we did last year’s summary we found that whilst advice on CVs and Interviews came out on top there was also interest in finding out more about other areas of online job-hunting. For this year, though, it’s guidance on Interview technique and CV writing that proved most popular.

Here are the 5 Worklife blogs that you read the most…why not read them again if you plan to be job searching in 2013…and let us know if they have helped you prepare this year…






5 Questions to Ask your Interviewer

The most read blog on our site this year; this offers advice on how to give a good impression when you hear ‘Do you have any questions for us?’

4 Things That Should NOT be on Your CV!

Amongst the advice on what you should be including, this look at some of the things that you shouldn’t be including proved very popular.

Top 10 Tips on How to Succeed at Telephone Interviews

In this post our guest blogger looked at the preparation that you need to do before a telephone interview. They are becoming more popular with recruiters as a first stage screening phase so need to be treated with the same importance as a face to face interview.

Four Questions to Think About When You Write Your CV

Your CV should be a sales document, opening a door and setting the tone for a potential interview. In this blogged we talked about some of ways to get in the right mind-set when you write it.

Beware! 4 Ways you Can Lose an Interviewer’s Interest

This showcased some of the easiest traps to fall in to during an interview. If you’ve ever sat there wondering why you’re not clicking with the interviewer, the chances are you’re doing one of the things we wrote about.