Mindfulness: These 7 Resources Will Help Your Career

A healthy level of stress happens when we stretch to achieve a task or goal within our capability and it energizes us. Unhealthy stress is when we are no longer in control of how we feel and it affects our performance negatively. Getting the balance right means taking responsibility for yourself and how you do things. … Continue reading “Mindfulness: These 7 Resources Will Help Your Career”

7 Reasons You’re Hiring the Wrong Employees

Have you ever hired a really bad batch of employees that you scream at every day and simply want to fire? Every business owner has probably experienced this, and it’s normal. It simply means that there’s a mistake somewhere in your hiring process that you have to change. If you want your business to flourish, … Continue reading “7 Reasons You’re Hiring the Wrong Employees”

Personal Branding – You Don’t Get A Second Chance To Make A First Impression!

I was recently undertaking a training session for a client of mine with a room full of new managers. When I say new managers, I mean young and inexperienced, but eager to make the right impression and take advantage of new opportunities.  The downside to this enthusiasm was that their soft skills were lacking and … Continue reading “Personal Branding – You Don’t Get A Second Chance To Make A First Impression!”

10 Top Paying Freelance Jobs You Should Consider As A Career!

The economic downturn has spurred the need for employing a side gig. Along with that some of us do not wish to leave our havens and dance to the tunes of others, fretting to meet the deadlines. Others, wish to accumulate wealth. To conquer all these issues, two simple techniques pop-up in mind: either tighten … Continue reading “10 Top Paying Freelance Jobs You Should Consider As A Career!”

7 Tips that Will Help You Regain Self-Confidence After Job Loss

Most of us have experienced the gut wrenching feeling of being called to the boss’s office at some point in our career…  Your palms get sweaty, your stomach hits the floor, you develop a lump in your throat making it hard to breathe…  All you can do is ponder on what you could have possibly … Continue reading “7 Tips that Will Help You Regain Self-Confidence After Job Loss”

Which European Country Works Hardest To Buy A Beer At The End Of The Week?

The simple reason that any of us work in any job is to earn ourselves a handsome pay check at the end of the month. Depending on what stage of life you currently find yourself, this money can mean dramatically different things. If you are in your early twenties it might be going towards an … Continue reading “Which European Country Works Hardest To Buy A Beer At The End Of The Week?”

10 Tips for Writing a Killer Cover Letter for Your Dream Job

When it comes to applying for a job, most applicants, especially students find writing a good cover letter for resume quite difficult. What makes it so treacherous? The fact that you must convince your hypothetical employer of your worthiness to this very position. And the way you convince can make or break even the most perfect application. … Continue reading “10 Tips for Writing a Killer Cover Letter for Your Dream Job”

#55 – A Day in the Life of a Real Estate Investor – Edna Keep

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 22:01 — 20.6MB)Subscribe to The CareerMetis Podcast Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSFor Episode 55 of The CareerMetis Podcast, we will learn about: A Day in the Life of a Real Estate Investor – Edna Keep. Guest Introduction Edna Keep is … Continue reading “#55 – A Day in the Life of a Real Estate Investor – Edna Keep”

Do you Need a Personal Website as a Freelancer?

Due to the very flexible work environment nowadays, every year there are more professionals who opt to take the plunge and start a freelancing career. Despite all the benefits this type of work can bring you, if you don’t work on your personal branding and merge into the background – your career will be over … Continue reading “Do you Need a Personal Website as a Freelancer?”

Ready Steady Work: How to be ready for Your First Workday?

These tips will work for anyone who has just scored a new job or for those who are still looking for employment. It is important to make a good first impression at your new workplace. Your first impression will determine how others view you and it could be positive or negative. ​It takes time to … Continue reading “Ready Steady Work: How to be ready for Your First Workday?”