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  • Employee Appreciation Day!

    It’s the little things that make a big difference!

    Friday, March 7, 2014

    Its employee appreciation day on Friday (March 7Th) and it got me thinking about what Orion does to show their appreciation, not just too individual staff members but from a wider team prospective. I originally starting writing about how generous we are with company pension contributions and how your holiday allowance increases with your length of service health and most importantly how everyone is paid so handsomely!! But after a bit of research I quickly realised all employers do that these days, don’t they? Let’s…

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    8 Great Gas Safety Tips!

    Monday, September 16, 2013

    We rely on our gas boilers, cookers and fires to keep warm, have hot baths and showers and cook hot meals. It’s important that gas appliances are safety checked every year and regularly serviced to help keep us safe and prevent them from breaking down when we need them the most. We have some great Gas Safety tips from Gas safe register for your home:   Always use a Gas Safe registered engineer to fit, fix and service gas appliances in your home – it’s the law and…

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    Top 10 Quotes To Inspire You!

    Monday, May 20, 2013

    We have been feeling inspired recently and wondered what quotes give you the enthusiasum to keep going…. Here are some of ours: “By failing to plan, you are preparing to fail.” – Benjamin Franklin 1727. “Persistence is the only thing that failure can’t live with.” “I don’t regret the things I’ve done, I regret the things I didn’t do when I had the chance.” “Love what you do and do what you love, otherwise you will become unhappy and self-defeating.” “If you enjoy what you…

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First Impressions Count!

There are many good sources of information for interview tips and guidelines available on the internet. However, this guideline has been compiled from both the experience of the recruitment staff at Orion Electrotech and the analysis of feedback from our clients. It is designed to assist you in both your preparation and the presentation for your next interview. We believe that both you and Orion have put a lot of background work into securing an interview and by following some of the advice in this…

Top 10 Ways To Have A Bad Interview!

If you thought you had seen and heard it all, take a look at these interview blunders… The candidate talked about promptness as one of her strengths after showing up 10 minutes late. Candidate took out a hair brush and brushed her hair mid-interview. The candidate took off his shoes during the interview. Candidate told the interviewer he wouldn’t be able to stay with the job long because he thought he might get an inheritance if his uncle died – and his uncle “wasn’t looking…

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What You Wished You’d Known Before Your Job Interview!

15 Common nonverbal mistakes made at a job interview 

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5 Ways to use LinkedIn more effectively!

1.Change the settings for the frequency of information from groups by email. If you are being bombarded by emails from LinkedIn about discussions in your groups… all you have to do is decrease it! These are the few steps you need to take to amend your settings, select Groups, Companies & Applications and then Set the frequency of group digest! EASY! 2.Customise your News. When it comes to your News feed, are you getting the information that you need? You can customise this by simply…

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