Stand out from the crowd in your New Year job hunt

The most difficult part of getting a job in the arts world remains its harshly competitive aspect, so we’ve gathered together some tips that are sure to set you apart from the rest of the herd.
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Perhaps the best way to understand how significant a certain achievement, some extra volunteer work or a dedicated social media persona can be is to imagine yourself in the position of employer. It’s the New Year, you’ve just enjoyed a wonderful break, and the last thing you want to do is read the words ‘Works well with others and as part of a team’ for the millionth time. But, because the job hunting process tends to churn out the same old sayings, chances are – you will. Now ask yourself, does this over repeated phrase hold any real meaning anymore? Does it accurately explain why this is a person that deserves that job?

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