So you’ve decided to make the move or seek an alternative role within your current company; what next?

The best way to secure an interview is through your network and/or a recommendation, which is why it makes sense to expand this as widely as possible, and as early into your career as possible. If you were considering buying a certain new mobile phone, you’d probably wantto know what friends and others thought about it. If you shop on Amazon, Trip Advisor, eBay there are always customer reviews to help people make their purchasing decisions.

If you think about it, for an employer, buying a book, new phone or even a holiday is far less risky than employing an unknown quantity; someone who is going to be responsible for important aspects ...

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