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5 Best Ways To Impress at Your Next Job Interview

Getting an interview is the first step when looking for a new job. It’s what happens in the interview that will leave a lasting impression with your employer and secure you the new job. Here’s our advice for acing your next interview: 1. Do your research The more prepared you are, the better you will come across and be able to answer questions calmly and accurately. Have a look at the company’s website and social media. In some cases, you may be able to arrange an informal visit to …

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When Your Employer Makes You A Counter-offer – Do You Stay or Do You Go?

Firstly, it might be a good idea to consider what is actually meant by a counter-offer… A counter-offer is given in response to an offer. It implies rejection of the original offer and puts the ball back in the court of the original offerer. If you have made the decision to leave your current role and have now received a job offer from another company, receiving a counter-offer from your existing employer can feel a bit like you have been thrown a curveball! Why are counter-offers made? It …

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Why You Need to Attend Microsoft Inspire If You Are a Microsoft Dynamics Professional

Whether you’re a Microsoft Dynamics 365 professional based in the UK, US or elsewhere, if you’re interested in broader industry issues and ideas, you’ve probably heard about Microsoft Inspire.  Inspire is essentially the world’s largest party for Microsoft Dynamics partners and it’s the best place in the world to network, learn new things and, well, be inspired about the future of the industry.  Inspire will take place this year in Las Vegas between 14-18th July, and expects …

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Improving Well-being in Your London Microsoft Dynamics 365 Team & Retaining Your Best Dynamics Talent

The average British worker considers quitting their job 16 times a year, and works an average of 34 hours and 26 minutes per week. Those are some of the latest figures reported by a recent 2018 poll from the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT). Professionals with London Microsoft Dynamics 365 roles are working longer hours, so happiness in the workplace has become an increasingly important factor. Here are some ways Microsoft Dynamics employers can improve employee well-being.  Positive …

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How to Build a Diverse Microsoft Dynamics Workforce

According to recent statistics, only 17 percent of the UK tech workforce are female. As a Microsoft Dynamics professional looking to build out a progressive, well-realised Dynamics team for your next project, it’s more important than ever to try and build out a diverse workforce. This isn’t just to fulfil quotas, but also because diverse teams have diverse opinions. So here are some of the reasons you should aim to have the most diverse Dynamics workforce you can. Elevate from within How …

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Frictionless Retail and Microsoft

One of the largest trends in the global retail market is the idea of creating a “frictionless” customer experience. Here, we’ll take a look at exactly what this means, and how retailers are partnering with Microsoft to create an optimally frictionless experience.  The changing retail landscape The magic word on all retailers’ lips is “disruption”. In the UK, the high street has seen some of the worst sales performances for a decade, but those retailers who are transforming …

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Why Inflexibility Is Bad Business Within Microsoft Dynamics 365 Recruitment

When you are leading the staffing process for your next Microsoft Dynamics 365 project, finding the right resource can be a real challenge. Whether you’re implementing a fully new system and starting from scratch, or you’re updating an existing system that’s a bit of a relic, executing a Dynamics 365 project is never a simple of straightforward task.  At Conspicuous, we see a lot of internal teams manage their Dynamics recruitment process well, but one of the key areas where the process …

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Ready to Know Microsoft’s Retail Game Plan for 2019?

The NRF 2019, Retail’s Big Show, is just that. Self-described as ‘a marketplace for ideas and relationships’, the NRF is ‘A chance to forge new partnerships, try out best-in-class experiences, and learn from some of the biggest players transforming retail today. An event guaranteed to drive impact.’ Microsoft attended this year’s event in full force, so here are a few of the key take-aways of Microsoft’s retail game plan from the corporation at this year’s event.  What is the …

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The Best Reasons to Start Your Microsoft Dynamics Job Hunt in the New Year

It’s very easy to let the new year ring in and go by without making any changes in your professional life, but in the world of Microsoft Dynamics, those who make changes are those that get ahead. We’re always on the look out for new Dynamics resource to improve the fortunes of our clients’ project goals, so if you feel stuck in a rut, make the ringing in of 2019 an excuse to make a change.  If you need a little bit of inspiration to get you on your path to that great new job, here …

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2018: The Year Dynamics 365 Got Serious

Looking back at 2018 in Microsoft Dynamics 365 can make you miss a breath. It’s been a long year, with events in—and outside—tech taking place you wouldn’t always believe…. That said, for Dynamics 365, 2018 has been a year of maturity, of new features, and new outsider considerations. Here’s our year-end round up of events for Dynamics 365 professionals.  Version 9.0 In the first part of 2018, we saw the Online upgrades to Dynamics 3565 v9.0. This meant that multi-select option …