How to Respond to Curveball Interview Questions

Whilst many people may not be fans of classic interview questions such as, ‘tell me about yourself’ or ‘what are your strengths/weaknesses?’ there is an almost comforting predictability to them. Questions to assess skills and experience can, to a certain extent, be predicted too, by analysing the job description. Tough questions can also be anticipated, … Continue reading “How to Respond to Curveball Interview Questions”

5 Ways To Find Meaning And Purpose At Work

Unless you happen to be on welfare, receive social security checks, get a pension, or are independently wealthy you have to go to work. For most people, this means that they have to get a job to pay the bills. While a few people manage to figure out how to make a living as an … Continue reading “5 Ways To Find Meaning And Purpose At Work”

Looking At A New Career for 2017 And Beyond

It’s nearly time to bring in the new year. With the coming of the new year brings the annual resolutions. Do you want to lose weight or become a better person? Maybe you want to focus on your career and leave an unsatisfying role. Actually, do you have any idea of your dream role? Many … Continue reading “Looking At A New Career for 2017 And Beyond”

What Does It Take To Become A Web Developer?

Web development is quite a relatively new career path, and lots of people don’t understand how to get involved. However, most folks now realise it’s possible to earn a small fortune if you work for the best brands. With that in mind, we wanted to release a step-by-step guide that should help to dispel any … Continue reading “What Does It Take To Become A Web Developer?”

Use Video Conferencing to Effectively Engage Passive Candidates

As a standard practice, recruiting traditionally focuses on the active candidates who are at present engaged in a job search. This approach has been effective so far. However in today’s hypercompetitive environment, the recruiting scenario has undergone a sea change, businesses require a more focused approach in engaging targeted passive candidates who are not actively … Continue reading “Use Video Conferencing to Effectively Engage Passive Candidates”

Have You Got What It Takes to be A First Responder?

First responders are one of the most important roles in our society. They’re the people who have to step in first to any emergency situation, the people who arrive to assist you when you call 911. The role of a first responder is high-pressure and very stressful. But it can also help contribute toward tremendous … Continue reading “Have You Got What It Takes to be A First Responder?”

High Performing Professionals are Focused

High performing people have one thing in common: they are extremely focussed in what they do and how they do it. One of the biggest issues that prevents effective performance is busyness, flitting here and there trying to achieve too many things and accomplishing little. Many believe that by firing enough bullets toward the target, … Continue reading “High Performing Professionals are Focused”

What You Should Do When Meetings Don’t Meet Expectations

What’s the worst part of attending a business meeting? Is it when it goes long, or when someone comes that doesn’t need to be there? Is it that a meeting puts a stop to what would otherwise be a productive day? If you’ve been in any meeting that you haven’t liked, then you’d probably answer … Continue reading “What You Should Do When Meetings Don’t Meet Expectations”

Consider a Career in the Healthcare Industry

Finding the right career for you is not always going to be an easy task. There are plenty of questions for you to consider. What do you like to do? Are you someone that prefers helping others? Do you want competitive pay, or are you more interested in following a passion over income? No matter … Continue reading “Consider a Career in the Healthcare Industry”

How to Overcome Job Search Depression During the Holidays

  Many people suffer from depression during the holidays. The reason can be many, from a parent or relative who is no longer there to not being able to afford the presents they wish. Add to it the darkness and cold of the winter time. And looking for a job during this time of the … Continue reading “How to Overcome Job Search Depression During the Holidays”