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How to be Interviewed on Skype & Phone

THE PROBLEM Many Candidates who are apparently competent and skilled, present themselves very badly on Skype and international telephone calls. Please also read, “How to Prepare for Interview”. SOME OF THE ISSUES Poor phone and Skype connections causing interruptions. Poor interview skills on the side of candidates. Too many interviewers…
Thibaut Mills
2 October 2014
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NEW: Tips and info in ‘Advice for Candidates’

Are you just starting out in your career in the NGO sector? We have just updated our 'Advice for Candidates' section to include more helpful links and information, a rich resource for anyone who is looking to make their way into the world of Development. Do have a read, explore…
Oxford HR
8 April 2013
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Charities Newsletter

If you would like to see Wenn Townsend's latest charities newsletter with advice about finding new Trustees, information about CIOs and Charity Reserves Policy, you can view it in PDF form here.      
Oxford HR
3 April 2013
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Happy Fairtrade Fortnight!

It’s the first day of Fairtrade Fortnight, so we thought we’d share a round up of our favourite fairly traded brands and products with you. What a great excuse to eat some chocolate on a Monday morning! 1. Divine chocolate – "At the heart of Divine’s heavenly tasting chocolate there…
Oxford HR
25 February 2013
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The G8 Summit: Our opportunity to make a difference in 2013

As the UK prepares to host the 39th G8 Summit in Northern Ireland in May this year, the development world is gathering forces and launching various campaigns and petitions to voice their most pressing concerns to eight world leaders: David Cameron (UK), Obama (USA), François Hollande (France), Angela Merkel (Germany), Stephen…
Oxford HR
12 February 2013
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Invitation to the third annual Transnational NGO Leadership Institute

The internationally recognized Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University, in Syracuse, New York invites you to apply to the third annual Transnational NGO Leadership Institute, a leadership preparedness program targeting international NGO executives currently working at the second tier of leadership, and who wish to prepare…
Oxford HR
30 January 2013
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Join Oxfam’s IF campaign to end starvation

Here at Oxford HR we are honoured to work closely with Oxfam to help them find the perfect candidates for a number of important roles around the world. One of Oxfam’s latest projects, the IF campaign, is a collaboration of UK-based organisations working together to make the dream that everyone…
Oxford HR
28 January 2013