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PA Prep: What to expect day to day in your new PA job Friday, September 6th, 2019

The first day at work in any new job can be challenging as you try to learn the ropes as quickly as possible, but when you’re a personal assistant it’s even more important to hitRead More

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PA Prep: How to smash the PA interview Friday, August 30th, 2019

You’ve landed an interview for that PA role you’ve been chasing – now how do you make sure you get the job? Like the role itself, a PA interview is well worth preparing for. PeopleRead More

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Your Interview Timeline Friday, August 23rd, 2019

What to do the night before, the morning of, immediately after and 1 week later… Saying the right things and impressing the interviewers is pretty much a necessary part of getting any position. But manyRead More

Types of interviews – Be prepared for all of them! Friday, August 16th, 2019

The workplace is changing fast and the stuffy old ways of interviewing can often go by the wayside. So don’t be surprised if the interview process is a bit different from the norm.   Telephone interviewRead More

CV do’s and don’ts – our top CV writing secrets Friday, July 12th, 2019

A strong CV can not only make the difference when it comes to getting a job, it can be a deciding factor in whether or not you even get an interview. When you send offRead More

How to get a job with no work experience Friday, July 5th, 2019

It’s not easy to get a job with no work experience, but we all have to start somewhere and many employers recognise that fact. However, that doesn’t mean you can just walk in and expectRead More

How to tailor your CV properly Friday, June 28th, 2019

We all know that to make the best impression on the interviewer, you should tailor your CV properly for each role you apply for – but how do you go about doing this? If you’reRead More

Five of the best questions to ask in an interview Friday, June 21st, 2019

Of all the common interview questions, there’s one that you’re likely to be asked no matter what job you’re applying for – and that’s “Any questions?” You know it’s coming up at the end ofRead More

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Alzheimer’s Society Cupcake Day 2019 Friday, June 7th, 2019

This week we are supporting the Alzheimer’s Society and we hope that you will join us to raise money for this fantastic charity.  Here at Alexander Hancock, we know the reality of supporting a lovedRead More

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Paint Altrincham Pink 2019 Thursday, February 28th, 2019

A great big thank you to everyone who has supported us so far in helping to Paint Altrincham Pink this week.  Here is why we are taking part.   PAINT ALTRINCHAM PINK   As MaxRead More

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Christmas Jumper Day 2018 Friday, December 7th, 2018

Here at Alexander Hancock we are proudly taking part in the Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper day again.  We will be donning our festive woollies and partaking in various activities in order to raise asRead More

100 Years of Remembrance Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

I read, with a heavy heart and no little shock, that the Student Union at Cambridge University, supposedly a seat of our brightest and best students, voted to change the way in which they supportedRead More

I must admit that before I came along to your agency, and for quite a while, I had begun to feel quite crestfallen because I hadn’t received quality feedback from the other agencies I was registered with and began questioning my own ability-but you changed all that and since our meeting I feel that my self confidence and optimism has returned ten fold and you restored my faith and positivity-and I thank you for that so much.

Eileen