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Oven Roasted Chicken Recipe – roast a bird to perfection

Oven Roasted Chicken Recipe – roast a bird to perfection

In this the first in our series of ‘Signature Dishes’ that every Butler needs to know we approach that most perfect of Sunday Roasts: the roast chicken. There are lots of easy things you can do to turn your chicken into a meal to remember, oh yes…

Ever Feel A Bit ‘LOST’ In The Job Market?

Ever Feel A Bit ‘LOST’ In The Job Market?

You’ve been in touch with loads of agencies, sent out your resumes to half the planet so what’s gone wrong? No, there are still jobs out there but you simply have to work smarter to find them.

Can You Offer True Value Added Service?

Can You Offer True Value Added Service?

Times are tough but that is when, as we know, the ‘tough get going’. So what is the extra ‘oomph’ you are going to add to your mix to make yourself ‘stand out from the crowd’ to your next potential employer?

Using Facebook When You Need a Job

Using Facebook When You Need a Job

Are you a member of Facebook, Linkedin or any other Social Networking site? You can make them work for you by presenting yourself professionally and networking efficiently. Of about 450 resumes in the post at any one time statistics state that only one will result in a job offer – pretty poor odds!

Job Interviews – the Basics

Job Interviews – the Basics

So your professional C.V. has got you shortlisted for the job and now you have a date for your first interview. You’ve got some time before the big day so start doing your homework but “Fail to prepare = Prepare to fail” as they so wisely (yet annoyingly) say…