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  • You Only Need To Do These Five Things To Succeed In Your Job Hunt—Block Out All Of The Other Noise

    Monday, November 2, 2020

    "When you’re in between jobs, it's an overwhelming experience. There’s an overflow of too much well-intentioned advice. Everyone’s telling you what you must absolutely do to succeed in the pursuit of a new job. Your parents offer stale advice that’s 30 years old. Colleagues—who moved jobs two years ago—give unsolicited guidance, but have no idea how out of touch they are with the current Covid-19 job market. All sorts of so-called experts come out of the woodwork and weigh in—for a hefty price tag, of course."

  • How to Write an Office Manager CV

    Friday, October 30, 2020

    The life of an office manager can often be a busy one. The smooth running of an office can involve many facets – from managing databases, meeting rooms and reception areas to HR, health and safety, and facilities. You may also manage a team of administrators or receptionists. The key to writing a great office manager CV is not just about telling the reader about the variety of things you do, but how well you tell them.

  • 3 ways to explain gaps on your resume at your next job interview

    Wednesday, October 28, 2020

    "Resume gap. Even the phrase is scary, calling to mind yawning chasms void of all light and sound — and any hope for a new job. But it doesn't have to be that way. Knowing how to explain gaps in your employment history isn't as difficult as you may think. There are dozens of reasons why you might have gaps in your resume. Good news: If you know how to explain it well, it won't hinder your job search."

  • Stan Silverman: Searching for a new job? What is your value proposition?

    Monday, October 26, 2020

    "Two weeks ago, I was a guest at a virtual event by the Professional Services Group, a New Jersey organization focused on providing advice and guidance to mid-career individuals who are in transition and searching for their next job. I spoke about how you can differentiate yourself from other job seekers in the job search process."

  • How to Write a Public Affairs CV

    Friday, October 23, 2020

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  • Returning to Work After a Career Break

    Wednesday, October 21, 2020

    "Returning to work after a long spell of absence can be a daunting prospect that can be compounded by a loss of confidence. In this guide, we’ll explore the steps furloughed workers and other career breakers can take to smooth the path back to the workplace."

  • How to Succeed at Your Phone Interview?

    Monday, October 19, 2020

    "Do you have a telephonic interview scheduled in nearby future. Well, this article talks about all those elements that would ensure successful telephonic interview. Give it a read, instead of embarrassing yourself in a screen interview."

  • How to Write a Fundraising CV

    Friday, October 16, 2020

    "Fundraising roles require skills that uniquely cross the divide between the private and not-for-profit sectors. In one sense, fundraising jobs are highly commercial. They demand relationship building and a target driven and sales focused approach. Yet, you can get to do this for a worthwhile cause you truly believe in and through your direct efforts make a measurable difference."

  • Resilience: How to Pick Yourself Up When You Don’t Get the Job

    Wednesday, October 14, 2020

    "You’ve been applying for dozens of jobs with no success and have just got your third rejection email of the week. Picking yourself back up and ploughing on with the job hunt can be tough for even the steeliest of people. Here are some tips from resilience coaches on how to restore confidence after such setbacks, and ultimately prepare yourself for job success."

  • 6 Ways To Stand Out On Social Media When Searching For A New Job

    Monday, October 12, 2020

    "The traditional job search methods of attending face-to-face networking events, inviting people to get a cup of coffee, dinner, an after-work cocktail and schmoozing at the office have been rendered irrelevant due to the pandemic."