7 Skills to Put On Your Resume When Looking for Your First Job

Creating a resume for your first job can be a daunting task. With minimal or no exposure to the corporate world, it could be challenging to create a resume that checks all the right boxes and stands out of the crowd. While most of the resume has the usual suspects – candidates details, education qualifications, … Continue reading “7 Skills to Put On Your Resume When Looking for Your First Job”

7 Indispensable Soft Skills You Must Hone To Supercharge Your Career

If you’re applying as a graphic designer, you know very well that your exceptional proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, and Premiere takes you a step closer to getting hired. Afterall, they’re looking for technical skills, right? Still, keep in mind that you’re not gonna be working alone in your mini cubbyhole with a laptop. You’re going … Continue reading “7 Indispensable Soft Skills You Must Hone To Supercharge Your Career”

Skills of the Future: 10 Skills You’ll Need to Thrive in 2020

The world is entering an exciting new era in terms of technology. From reusable rockets to self-driving cars, we experience how the most amazing breakthroughs and innovations of our time are revolutionizing the way we live and interact with the world around us. Startups like Uber have made public transport better and safer for commuters. … Continue reading “Skills of the Future: 10 Skills You’ll Need to Thrive in 2020”

7 Traits That Will Make Any Employer Love You

If you’ve got a particular career goal in mind, then you probably know all about the specific “hard” skills that you’ll need to get there. Aside from these, however, there are a range of more universal traits that all employers will look for when they’re running a recruitment drive. Some of these may be more … Continue reading “7 Traits That Will Make Any Employer Love You”

The Skills and Traits Employers Want To See in Your Resume

The resume can be a difficult thing for many to tackle. There’s a lot of space and you don’t want to fill it with job descriptions from a long time ago or every detail of your early education. Look over your resume and look at the points we list below. How many of them can … Continue reading “The Skills and Traits Employers Want To See in Your Resume”

Don’t Bring me the Problem, Bring me the Solution

My best boss and mentor declared this whenever someone tried to pass a problem to him; he would have nothing of it.   He was different from many of his peers who felt obligated to be the problem solver and therefore “force” his direct reports to depend on him.   As a direct report, I … Continue reading “Don’t Bring me the Problem, Bring me the Solution”