Bang on the beginning of November suddenly Christmas pandemonium begins, seeing us through into the New Year. Christmas lights pop up, a certain television advert dominates our screens and the nostalgia kicks in. More often than not at this time of year the phrase, ‘I’ll start looking for a new role in the New Year’ crops up time and time again. There isn’t really a right or wrong time to start the hunt for new opportunities and January is undoubtedly one of the most popular times of year. However, more often than not if you wait for an opportunity to fall into your lap, who knows how long you could be waiting for. By starting the interview process now, you will hopefully be tied up by the end of November and can resign happy in the knowledge you will be able to enjoy the festivities in the run up to Christmas. And, in turn, kick off January right.