10 Steps Towards Crafting The Perfect MBA Resume

Time and again, people have argued over the importance of the Resume in the eyes of the admission committee.  While some consider the RESUME to be an integral part of the application others argue for it to be ‘just another piece of the puzzle’.  Although different groups might have different notions, your RESUME is KEY … Continue reading “10 Steps Towards Crafting The Perfect MBA Resume”

How to Ace an Assessment Centre Job Interview

Assessment centres are becoming increasingly common, with many studies suggesting that this kind of job interview yields better candidates than the traditional one-on-one format. But what exactly are they? Assessment centres interview numerous candidates at the same time, usually over a day of team building, performance assessment, and skill analysis. The activities and tasks lined … Continue reading “How to Ace an Assessment Centre Job Interview”

Your Career Doesn’t Depend on What You’re Interested In, But…

Young professionals are frequently asked “What are you interested in?” as they apply for many job opportunities in search of an eventual career.   It’s the wrong question to define whether or not an individual is driven to achieve.   An interest is “the state of learning or wanting to know about something…”   It’s … Continue reading “Your Career Doesn’t Depend on What You’re Interested In, But…”

How Freelancers Can Get Consistent Cashflow With The Replenishing Retainer

Getting paid is the number one concern I hear from freelancers.   And, either you deal with this issue up front in your contracts, or later when you deliver the work product and your client doesn’t pay on time, or at all. Wouldn’t it be great if there was a system to ensure that you get paid … Continue reading “How Freelancers Can Get Consistent Cashflow With The Replenishing Retainer”

What Employers Look For In Your Social Media Profiles

When employers are looking to fill in an open position they go through a wide range checks of including resumes, references, and even personal social media accounts.  Surprisingly, studies have shown that over 60% of employers look at social media accounts such as Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. This makes it even more important for job … Continue reading “What Employers Look For In Your Social Media Profiles”

The Benefits of Corporate Team Building

The key to succeeding in business is to ensure that you have the right team in place. Not only that, but your team must be able to work together efficiently and communicate effectively to get the job done to a high standard and on time.   Team building is a worthwhile investment for any company … Continue reading “The Benefits of Corporate Team Building”

10 Areas That Are Putting Recruiters Off Your CV

When looking for a new role, one of the most important elements to get right is your CV. Your CV needs to make a great first impression, show off your skills and win you interviews with top employers.   While tailoring your CV for each role, you need to put yourself in the mind of … Continue reading “10 Areas That Are Putting Recruiters Off Your CV”

What Should be Included in a CV When You Have No Work Experience

You cannot make a good first impression at an interview without presenting a curriculum vitae (CV) that is convincing. Some believe that a resume with excellent work experience is the key to success, but others know that grabbing the attention of employers is all in the way that you present yourself on paper. Here are … Continue reading “What Should be Included in a CV When You Have No Work Experience”