Two Reasons we look to change jobs.


By Gavin Walker May 2021


And neither of them are financial..!

Attention to Detail in your job search.



By Gavin Walker May 2020


You must sweat the small stuff.

​​Asset Management & Private Equity Recruitment

The DNA of Top

​Distribution Professionals


By Gavin Walker September 2021


Distribution (Sales) can be an extremely rewarding career in the investment world if have what it takes.

Hybrid Jobs in Asset Management


By Gavin Walker March 2018


The modern workplace demands versatility of it's employees.

Question One of any Interview.



By Gavin Walker August 2021


It's like knowing the first question of an exam...you must prepare!

How to Resign Properly


By Gavin Walker November 2018


It's a scary conversation to have, so you have to mentally ready.

The War for Talent


By Gavin Walker April 2019


Top Talent has never been in greater demand. Your business must be proactive about recruitment.

Managing Risk during a job/career change.



By Gavin Walker May2020


There is always risk in changing jobs, but don't be overwhelmed by it.

Job Seeker Strategies

During Lockdown



By Gavin Walker April 2020


There's always something you can do / improve / try out.

Bonus Season:

Time to Sharpen your Recruitment Strategy.

By Gavin Walker January 2021

It's relevant to both job seekers AND employers.

Ghosting &

Breadcrumbing


By Gavin Walker November 2021


Ghosting is a social and moral shocker, but watch out for potential employers 'breadcrumbing' you.

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Employers will check out your social media presence.

By Gavin Walker May 2020


It can both seriously help or harm your career prospects.

The Lonely Job Seeker


By Gavin Walker August 2019


Looking for a job is tough, it's lonely, and stressful. But it's also no one else's business.

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2020 Recruitment

Crystal Ball


By Gavin Walker January 2020

A review of 2019, and a very rough predicition for investment recruitment in 2020.

Six Second CVs



By Gavin Walker July 2021


Recruiters take six seconds to look at a CV - how can you stand out better?

Focused Job Searching 

gives better results.


By Gavin Walker May 2020


Scatter-gun applications don't work.

Small talk before a

video interview starts.


By Gavin Walker May 2020


It's a golden moment to be authentic and even discuss family with a stranger.

The Expectations of a

coffee interview


By Gavin Walker June 2021


It's an informal chat, but it's still a business meeting

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Turning Cold Calls into

Warm Calls


By Gavin Walker April 2020

If you're looking for a job you should consider cold calling potential employers too.

It's Okay to be Nervous

for an Interview


By Gavin Walker April 2020


In fact - it's good to be nervous!

Private Equity Recruitment:

Demand for business-savvy

Investment Associates

By Gavin Walker February 2021