How to Boost Your Performance by Taking a 360

I am a zealot about the 360 degree feedback tool of performance management.  360 feedback is not new, but in my leadership experience it is one of the most effective methods of assessing how you perform your responsibilities, and what you need to do to improve.  And it works for all sizes of business and not-for-profits. … Continue reading “How to Boost Your Performance by Taking a 360”

5 Resume Tips That Create a Great First Impression to Employers

These days in the job market, there is a lot of competition among candidates searching for jobs globally. The only hope that the candidates have to get hired is having better qualifications than other competing candidates. Also, the advantage you can enjoy as a job seeker is your individuality and originality. If you do not … Continue reading “5 Resume Tips That Create a Great First Impression to Employers”

8 Mistakes You Should Stop Doing In a Skype Interview

Whether you are going to a face-to-face interview with an employer or via Skype, both are still going to be nerve-racking, especially if it’s your first time to be interviewed. Whether it’s an interview for your first job or another job to earn extra money, being nervous is a natural reaction but there are many … Continue reading “8 Mistakes You Should Stop Doing In a Skype Interview”

Top 10 CV Mistakes

Are you struggling to write your CV? Or perhaps, you already have one, and it hasn’t landed any job so far? Writing a CV is a very responsible and difficult task, and it is not as easy as it seems. It’s essential to write all the right things, but more importantly, it pays to know … Continue reading “Top 10 CV Mistakes”

5 Phrases You Should Never Use During Salary Negotiations

Looking for a job can be pretty tough. You land a good offer, and you think you’ve overcome the challenging part, until you find yourself in an interview — led by the head of human resources. What are you thinking in terms of salary? This is one of the toughest interview questions, and figuring out … Continue reading “5 Phrases You Should Never Use During Salary Negotiations”

How to Write a Job Description That Attracts the Right Candidates

Finding an experienced, hard-working employee today is difficult due to the increased competition and hundreds of applications that come for every job post. In order to find a good employee, hiring managers started focusing on more years of experience, instead of looking into qualifications, academic success and of course, a person who is the right … Continue reading “How to Write a Job Description That Attracts the Right Candidates”

Do You Have What It Takes To Become A Nurse?

There is a severe lack of homegrown nurses in our country at the moment. Some experts think some people shy away from the career because of the amount of training involved. Others say that nurses don’t earn enough money. Whatever the reason, many unsuitable people also start their training every year and stop after a … Continue reading “Do You Have What It Takes To Become A Nurse?”

Where Your Business Instincts Are Concerned, Trust, But Verify

We’ve all made decisions based on our instincts, feelings about the right course of action that have been honed by experience. The right choice seems obvious, even if we can’t quite articulate why that’s so. Call it intuition, spider-sense, or a gut feeling, the best executives are able to make quick decisions that turn out … Continue reading “Where Your Business Instincts Are Concerned, Trust, But Verify”

10 Signs You Should Invest in Your Personal Brand

There’s this one person who easily gets a better job whenever he needs a change in his career. He’s always more successful than the competitors. People trust him because he’s an expert. He always seems like he knows what he’s doing. Most importantly, this person knows how to make money. Are you wondering what’s the … Continue reading “10 Signs You Should Invest in Your Personal Brand”

8 Ideas on How to Rest Well Before Your Interview

Tomorrow is the interview you have been waiting for. You have the perfect thing to wear, you’ve prepared for a myriad of interview questions, and you’ve brushed up on how to overcome any bad habits that might deter your interviewer from offering you the job of a lifetime. Still, there is one more thing of … Continue reading “8 Ideas on How to Rest Well Before Your Interview”