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  • Building the Right Partnership

    Building the Right Partnership

    Tuesday, June 21, 2022

    Lawsons is the largest independent Timber, Building Materials and Fencing merchants in London and the Southeast. Established in 1921, they now have 36 branches and 750 employees. Lawsons signed up with us in March 2021, and for the past 18 months we have supported them with their recruitment needs across all branches and their Head Office.

  • Interview Tips and Tricks

    Interview Tips and Tricks

    Tuesday, May 31, 2022

    So, you’ve secured an interview, yay! Now what? The initial excitement probably lasted for around 10 seconds, and now you’re left with an overwhelming feeling of panic. Interviews are scary, but preparation is key. Taking the time to do your research will put you in the best position to make a good impression and keep your nerves at bay.

  • CV Refresh - Revitalise your Resume

    CV Refresh - Revitalise your Resume

    Monday, May 23, 2022

    Let’s be honest, everyone hates searching for a job. It’s tedious, it takes ages, and often can really stress you out. Having a strong CV behind you will make your life so much easier, and is the key to attracting employers and securing those interviews.

  • Annual Advertising Performance Report 2021/2

    Annual Advertising Performance Report 2021/2

    Thursday, May 12, 2022

    About The Job has published its annual advertising performance report which covers all recruitment advertising activity that took place from 1st April 2021 - 31st March 2022

  • Lawsons partner up with AboutTheJob

    Lawsons partner up with AboutTheJob

    Friday, April 9, 2021

    AboutTheJob is delighted to announce that Builders Merchants, Lawsons, have signed a recruitment partnership agreement with AboutTheJob. The agreement will see all 31 current Lawsons affiliated branches advertise job opportunities, on aboutthejob.co.uk, that will span across Beds, Herts, London, Greater London, Essex, Surrey, Sussex and Kent.

  • Is now the time to start looking?

    Is now the time to start looking?

    Wednesday, March 17, 2021

    Are you feeling like it just feels like it's the right time to start looking for something new? Millions of employers are still trading and there are some great opportunities out there should you need or want to start looking for your next job. Remember, our job is finding your next job!

  • Employers: Can you help kickstart a young person's career?

    Employers: Can you help kickstart a young person's career?

    Tuesday, January 19, 2021

    The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to create new job placements for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit who are at risk of long term unemployment. Employers of all sizes can apply for funding. The government will offer start up costs up to the value of £1,500 and cover the first 6 months salary of the placement.

  • What to expect from a branded job campaign with About The Job

    What to expect from a branded job campaign with About The Job

    Thursday, January 14, 2021

    Many employers like to know what makes About The Job different to other options in the market place and what they should expect when they buy a branded job campaign from About The Job.

  • Annual Advertising Performance Report 2020/1

    Annual Advertising Performance Report 2020/1

    Thursday, January 7, 2021

    About The Job has published its annual advertising performance report which covers all recruitment advertising activity that took place from 1st Jan to 31st Dec 2020.

  • Are you looking for a new Job? Register NOW!

    Are you looking for a new Job? Register NOW!

    Monday, November 16, 2020

    Has the current climate forced your hand in the job market? Are you feeling like it just feels like it's the right time to start looking for something new? Millions of employers are still trading and there are some great opportunities out there should you need or want to start looking for your next job. Remember, our job is finding your next job!