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A translation of 'Les Liaisons dangereuses' alternative title 'Dangerous Liasons' Everyone probably has Glenn Close and John Malkovich in mind, but for those who have not seen the movie, this epistolary fiction describes how a young girl, Cécile de Voanges, walks on the road to perdition, and is just a toy in the Vicomte de Valmont's and the Comtesse de Merteuil's hands. (Summary by Nadine)Readers:Narrator, Mme de Volanges: Nadine Eckert-BouletCécile de Volanges: SaabMarquise de Merteuil: Av ...
Join Oscar-nominated filmmaker David O. Russell ("The Fighter") as he discusses "Silver Linings Playbook," his new film about a man who has lost everything after a stint in a mental institution. Written and directed by Russell, the film tells the story of Pat Solitano (Bradley Cooper) who moves back in with his parents (Jacki Weaver, Robert DeNiro), determined to rebuild his life and reunite with his ex-wife. When Pat meets Tiffany (Jennifer Lawrence), a mysterious girl with problems of her ...
David Bowie, nacido como David Robert Jones en Londres en 1947 es un músico y compositor de rock británico, quien ha ejercido a su vez de actor, productor discográfico y arreglista. Figura importante de la música popular durante más de cinco décadas, Bowie es considerado un innovador, en particular por sus trabajos de la década de los setenta y por su peculiar voz, además de la profundidad intelectual de su obra. Artista camaleónico, ha cambiado varias veces de estilo y ha recogido múltiples ...
Over timeyour data and connections can build up but it might help to have a declutter once in a while.
Kick off your new year which may include a job change and if it does, its a good time to get things moving.
After spending the last few months seeing customers every week in different part of Europe and the USA, its reminded me of a few important lessons.
Linkedin have been rolling out the new linkedin groups on the app. Go check it out!
Linkedin are rolling out their new voice messaging on the Linkedin App.
Red flags on CV's
It usually pays to do your research and planning ahead.
Remaining optimistic in life is half the battle. If you're not in that place, you might need a mind shift.
Keeping communication open and let candidates know even if there isn’t an update with an interview is still news.
Why linkedin recommendations still add value and how they can help you
Just some advice I gave a candidate today before their interview.
When you start a job making the coffee for someone may seem menial but it also has opportunities. Let me know what you think
Many people suffer from poor sleep and your smartphone could be adding to your issues. Here’s some advice to help you.
A few tools to help you create your cv
How a company invested in the right interview process
Finding the right role can be hard for many but it takes resilience. Just speak to a seasoned recruiter and here what there daily activities look like and how it could help you.
I met up with a recruitment business leader this week part of a £100 million business. One thing that came up was only working A grade jobs. Focus on quality and qualify hard. Hope you find it useful.
Making time for all your commitments
Watching Man U v Yeovil in the FA Cup football last night made me think about what it really takes to create a winning team. Would love to hear what you think!
After taking a good Christmas break and time to think I’ve had other things going on in my business. I thought it was time to get back on Anchor. Let me know how January has gone for you
I took some time with my team and for myself to reflect on all the things that had been achieved this years though the ups and downs, the good and the bad. I’m excited to enter 2018. What about you?
If you’re planning on going for an interview, here’s some useful advice that may help you.
If you’re a candidate going for an interview or are you taking time to overcome any objections during the process as well as managing net steps...
December has come
After applying for a new passport this week it gave me a chance to have a few weeks off travelling and focus in the office. It’s amazing how much more you can get done in one spot.
Here’s a few of the common things that recruiters and hiring managers may question on CV’s and might mean a candidate misses the grade. What do you think?
Language requirements are a funny thing in recruitment. Some times set in stone, sometimes not and sometimes not clear internally. Listen to my latest show and have your say at anchor.fm/davidlawrence
I called someone today looking for a new role and was surprised by their voicemail message. Your message can say a lot about you..
Things can tend to slow down in the next month in the recruitment world but a lot depends on your sector and there is still plenty of things going on out there so keep the activity high!
I heard this week candidates being put forward after just having an email conversation with recruiters. Can you really qualify and represent candidates by email alone? Let me know what you think.
Before I headed off to Norway today I was thinking about the market and the opportunities we have right now. It’s what gets me up each day, so much opportunity!
Often when I tell people my schedule they can say, I’m sorry for you, that doesn’t sound great but I remind them it’s my choice. Remember you have a choice, how you spend your time and make your success is up to you.
When the phone rings, you never know who might be calling next and if your active in a job hunt you should be doubly prepared to take that next call.
Sam asked me for some advice this week and I asked him to cal in the show. Sam was looking to switch into a marketing role and not getting much traction. Here’s what we discussed
There’s better ways now to present your CV/resume to attract the attention of the reader. See what you can do to stand out from the crowd and get the opportunity to speak or meet the business your interested in.
After hearing the new on GBBO, a TV show in the UK revealing the winner on twitter as they mixed up the time zone it reminded how important it is to get it right for meetings or interviews.
Last night the clocks went back and I took the opportunity to go to bed super early and get ten hours sleep in. It’s not always possible to do that and many people function on six hours a night...
One of my team asked me how they could be a top recruiter for their customer account. As a rock climb fanatic I explained were the actions that needed to be taken in a large corporate account.
Going to uni is the right decision for some but not for everyone and there’s plenty of other options as part of a year or two around the world to get you started out in the world of work.
Gaining permission when you represent a candidate is important to ensure that you follow due process and take treat you candidate seriously. This is where things can sometimes go wrong...
Sometimes you find out the person you thought would get the job doesn’t show as something has changed. Check out my latest podcast or jump over to anchor.fm/davidlawrence and ask a question
I took a call on my mobile from a a candidiate who had moved to the Netherlands who was 58 years old and felt his age may be stopping him secure a role. Hear is what I spoke to him about.