Top Inconvenient Interview Questions

Through experience, word of mouth and large amounts of online resources, job applicants now roughly know which questions to expect at a job interview: the evergreen “tell us a bit about yourself”, “what do you know about the company”, “where do you see yourself in...

5 Digital Skills to Boost your Admin CV

Nowadays, the prominence of technology in our lives means you’ve probably got the basic digital skills required to work in administration – whether you’ve had a job in the industry before or not. These basic skills could include daily tasks such as being able to...

Recruitment Tips for a New Business

Are you developing a new business? If so, you may well require employees to help you get things off the ground. While some businesses can get underway on a shoestring budget with the owner flying solo, that isn’t the case in many other start-ups.   Approaching...

Dig out your Flip-Flops for FOP

  On 23rd April, the whole Skillsarena team will all be wearing flip-flops to the office to raise awareness of the genetic disorder fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva, or FOP. It’s #FunFeet4FOP day! This ultra-rare genetic condition affects just 1 in 2...

Making your Recruitment Process more Treat than Trick

The witching hour is fast approaching. The nightmare of small children dressed as ghouls and ghosts will soon be here. The knock on your door, the pumpkins carved and lit in windows and on porches… the horror of Halloween is hiding around the corner. But for some, the...