Emma Plummer

Emma Plummer

Recruitment Partner

Emma blogs for the ACR jobseekers’ blog covering tips on how to stand out, managing the job-hunting process and more.

How to make your job application stand out

We receive many different job applications every working day at Anne Corder Recruitment – and some of those really stand out to us, catching our eye and immediately enabling us to imagine the candidate in a role. So how can… read more…

How to use numbers to strengthen your CV

A top tip we often give job seekers at Anne Corder Recruitment is… Include real examples in your CV. To elaborate, we mean use examples where your skills made a real difference and support these examples with real evidence –… read more…

How to learn from interview feedback

Even when an interview doesn’t work out, you can turn it into a positive learning curve. Gathering feedback from a recruitment agency or employer following an interview can give you valuable information to aid your job search. Here are six… read more…

Searching for credible work experience?

With the summer holidays fast approaching, you may be looking to spend time working to earn some extra cash before heading back to university, or college. Considering a role close to your area of study, rather than a stopgap job,… read more…

How to network in Peterborough

We’ve all heard about the importance of networking. But it tends to be associated mainly with meeting new business contacts to seek out more work. You know the sort of thing – people arrive at an event, have breakfast and… read more…

Massive Monday Tips: Stand out from the crowd

Massive Monday, the first working Monday after New Year’s Day, is the most popular day to start searching for a new job and new career. If you’ve made it your New Year’s resolution to change jobs then have a read… read more…

When is it Right to Turn Down a Job Offer?

Once you’ve gone through getting your CV in front of the right people, meeting with the recruiter and finally interviewing with the employer it can seem like the next inevitable step is to accept the job offer. At Anne Corder… read more…