Unconventional Ways to Land Your Dream Job

In an ever increasing competitive landscape it is becoming more and more difficult to get noticed. If you are going in circles and are not getting any closer to landing the job of your dreams then it might be time to take a different approach. Check out these five unconventional approaches to landing a job … Continue reading “Unconventional Ways to Land Your Dream Job”

How to Leverage Your Work Experience When Looking for a New Job

When it comes to screening potential employees, companies put a premium on a good college education. While a degree looks good on a resume, it is a candidate’s work experience that will set him apart from his competitors.  Employers look favourably at applicants who already gained useful knowledge and honed their skills in the industry … Continue reading “How to Leverage Your Work Experience When Looking for a New Job”

Life Skills That Will Look Great on Any Resume

With most jobs there are likely to be specific attributes that recruiters are looking for. These skills may be the sort that you can only acquire in a working capacity, in which case job experience is a must. In the vast majority of examples, however, jobs will also want well-rounded candidates that have acquired a … Continue reading “Life Skills That Will Look Great on Any Resume”

How to Narrow Down the Job Hunt and Start Your Career

When you start looking for work, you’ll quickly realize there are thousands of options out there, and it’s easy to get overwhelmed and lose track of direction. Many of the opportunities online are loose ends that will eat up your time, and doing so will add to the stress of securing a job. Here are … Continue reading “How to Narrow Down the Job Hunt and Start Your Career”

2010s or 1920s – In The World of Work, The Only Constant is Change

Everyone likes to grumble about their job from time to time: you’re underpaid, you’re overqualified, the commute is too long, your computer is outdated… Well, it’s healthier than just smiling and whistling when something is fundamentally wrong. Fortunately, today we have a lot of options when it comes to making a change in our professional … Continue reading “2010s or 1920s – In The World of Work, The Only Constant is Change”

6 Steps to Deep Dive Company Research

Whether identifying companies to target or preparing for an interview, research is a critical component to any successful career strategy. Most career coaches and interviewing experts agree that researching a company is key to formulating astute interview questions; in large part because employers recognize that those who took the time to uncover information about a … Continue reading “6 Steps to Deep Dive Company Research”

8 Things to Remember When Searching For a Graduate Job

We’ve all been there, it gets to February and suddenly lecturers, tutors and family members start mentioning a graduate job. After years at University it’s hard enough to believe it’s coming to an end, but to think about what actually happens after your degree?! Yes, that’s it; it’s time to get a grad job. As … Continue reading “8 Things to Remember When Searching For a Graduate Job”

The State of the Tech Job Market

Tech trends are shifting. To accommodate this change, managers need to understand current movements and the employment landscape. To assist with this need, Modis surveyed 500 IT decision makers to find out what we have install for the year to come. According to 500 business leaders, finding good interpersonal skills is the biggest recruitment challenge tech … Continue reading “The State of the Tech Job Market”

7 Things to Consider Before Signing That Employee NDA

Inevitably, in your professional career, your employer will require you to sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement to protect their confidential and proprietary information. You may even be presented with one in a job interview, with little time to reflect and think. Don’t panic, it’s all a part of doing business. Consider these 7 important tips before … Continue reading “7 Things to Consider Before Signing That Employee NDA”

Credential Crush : Keeping Those Details In Check

In today’s professional word, the information that you have on paper could be the most powerful tool in your arsenal. With so much competition in job markets, it’s never guaranteed that you’ll ever actually have your information read fully. So, it’s important to make sure that the key information is all there. And, that it’s … Continue reading “Credential Crush : Keeping Those Details In Check”