16 Expert Tips on How to Use Social Media to Get a Job

Getting a job nowadays isn’t that complicated if you know what you’re doing. With social media being extremely popular, we must adapt to the current marketplace conditions and start looking for potential future opportunities in those places where many companies and employers spend time.  Because social media is now such a huge concept, we should … Continue reading “16 Expert Tips on How to Use Social Media to Get a Job”

How to Transform Everyday Tasks into Resume-Worthy Quantifiable Achievements

When it comes to resumes and LinkedIn profile reading, nothing screams “achievement” in my experience more than statistics and numerical figures. Why? Numbers let the reader see your bottom-line achievements without the need for fluffy adjectives and descriptive language. We All Have Numbers For those in sales who are responsible for meeting quotas on a … Continue reading “How to Transform Everyday Tasks into Resume-Worthy Quantifiable Achievements”

Do You Have What it Takes For a Career in Journalism?

The press serves a basic yet tremendously distinguished function in society. It is the roof over the pillars of democracy. These pillars – justice, equality, freedom and representation must be safeguarded in order to protect the interests of those they serve- the people at large. Journalists make up this collective that safeguards the spirit of … Continue reading “Do You Have What it Takes For a Career in Journalism?”

How to Say ‘NO’ When Your Boss Asks Too Much

Ever feel overworked? Business today is incredibly competitive, and many of us feel that turning down tasks and projects is tantamount to self-sabotage. But in fact, turning down a job or two from time to time can help you to assert yourself in the workplace, and to ensure that you complete your existing workload to … Continue reading “How to Say ‘NO’ When Your Boss Asks Too Much”

What Makes an Home Office Truly Contemporary

Nowadays, home offices are not just a place to work but an extension of your personality and preferred style – just like the rest of your home. It doesn’t matter whether you place it in a separate room or use the space under your stairs, your home office should be set up in accordance with … Continue reading “What Makes an Home Office Truly Contemporary”

5 Painless Tips to Write a Job-Winning Cover Letter

Whether you’re looking for an entry-level job or expecting to make a career leap by applying for a plum position in a Fortune 500 company, a creative cover letter can brighten your chances of landing the job. When you’re sending in your CV/Resume for a position, you’re painfully aware that the bio-data has to compete … Continue reading “5 Painless Tips to Write a Job-Winning Cover Letter”

Creative? Love Film? Consider a Career in Video Marketing

“Discouraged” is a feeling familiar to those who had ambitions towards a career in film. A lack of opportunities and an emphasis on connections means that most people have to get extremely lucky to get their foot in the door. In the rare event that an opportunity is presented and a door is opened, the … Continue reading “Creative? Love Film? Consider a Career in Video Marketing”

How to Deal with Negativity in the Work Place

Negative behaviour in the workplace does nothing but forecast doom and gloom in the workplace. It could be a whole department who is constantly spreading a negative vibe or it could be just one person. Negativity brings out the worst out of each employee it comes into contact with daily. The worst part is that … Continue reading “How to Deal with Negativity in the Work Place”

Standing At The Crossroads: How Do You Decide What To Do With Your Life?

At some point in everyone’s life, they come up to a crossroads. The time comes when they can no longer just keep following the same old path. It can happen in your twenties, it can happen in your forties, but eventually you will have to answer a simple question: what do you want to do … Continue reading “Standing At The Crossroads: How Do You Decide What To Do With Your Life?”

Fall In Love With Your Job All Over Again And Do It Better

You’ve been unhappy at work for a while now. Each morning when the alarm clock goes off, you hit the snooze button and prolong the inevitable for as long as possible. Throughout the day you constantly check your watch, counting down the hours until you can clock off and go home. You live for the … Continue reading “Fall In Love With Your Job All Over Again And Do It Better”