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Horticulture sector failing to communicate employer brands

Horticulture sector failing to communicate employer brands

Nearly one in four (24%) horticulture employees believe their employer does not communicate its brand effectively, according to a new study.

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Horticuture students represent UK in HortOlympics

Horticuture students represent UK in HortOlympics

A team from Norfolk college Easton and Otley will be travelling to Estonia to represent the UK in a horticultural skills challenge.

Commercial horticulture benefits through award of BPOA Peter Seabrook Bursary

Commercial horticulture benefits through award of BPOA Peter Seabrook Bursary

Student James Pike, has won a £1,000 British Protected Ornamentals Association - Peter Seabrook Bursary.

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What does it take to be a great leader in horticulture?

What does it take to be a great leader in horticulture?

Is it your dream to lead a public horticulture institution one day? Longwood Gardens outside Philadelphia, USA, is looking for high-potential future leaders to join its fellows programme.

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What makes the National Trust a special place to work?

What makes the National Trust a special place to work?

As part of Horticulture Jobs' Wonderful Workplaces initiative, we spoke to four National Trust gardeners to uncover what they think makes the organisation a great place to work.

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Five telltale signs your CV needs a refresh

Five telltale signs your CV needs a refresh

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How to craft a strong cover letter for your horticulture CV

How to craft a strong cover letter for your horticulture CV

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How to market yourself through your horticulture CV

How to market yourself through your horticulture CV

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How to tailor your CV for a landscaping role

How to tailor your CV for a landscaping role

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How to create a stand-out CV for your first job in horticulture

How to create a stand-out CV for your first job in horticulture

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5 steps to a compelling cover letter for horticulture professionals

5 steps to a compelling cover letter for horticulture professionals

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Horticulture careers - plugging the skills gap

Horticulture careers - plugging the skills gap

Sargent's solutions - tips on how to optimise your application for a gardening job

Sargent's solutions - tips on how to optimise your application for a gardening job

Making your job application stand out can be key to landing a senior or head gardener position, Alan Sargent explains.

Horticulture education update - staying on course

Horticulture education update - staying on course

Raised levels of investment in horticulture education and increased student take-up is welcome news for the industry, says Rachel Anderson.