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  • 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."

  • How to Write a Librarian CV

    Friday, October 9, 2020

    The competition for librarian jobs continues to be tough with budgets being squeezed left, right and centre. This makes having a CV that stands you out even more important. You only have one opportunity for your CV to work it’s magic – so you need to be confident that it is working as hard as it can every time you apply for a role.

  • Do Tattoos Affect Your Career?

    Wednesday, October 7, 2020

    Discussion on the effect that tattoos can have in your career and ability to acquire a career.

  • What 800 Executives Envision for the Postpandemic Workforce

    Monday, October 5, 2020

    Responses to a McKinsey global survey of 800 executives suggest a disruptive period of workplace changes lies ahead due to acceleration of automation, digitization, and other trends.

  • Writing a Digital Marketing CV

    Friday, October 2, 2020

    How to write a digital marketing CV

    As a digital marketer, you understand the importance of tapping into the consciousness of your audience. Of ensuring a message that will elicit a positive response. Of choosing the right channels and media to target your audience effectively. These same skills apply in both the approach and application in writing your digital marketing CV.

  • Get Your Personality to Shine in Your CV

    Wednesday, September 30, 2020

    Get your personality to shine in your CV

    Your personality is unique. No-one has the same behavioural make-up and personal attributes that you have. Likewise, everyone’s career history is also unique. Why is it then that a great many CVs read like job descriptions or CV templates and give away very little about the individual behind the CV? It is almost as if many job seekers are afraid to let their personality shine through.

  • The Challenge of a Job That Doesn't Meet Your Needs

    Monday, September 28, 2020

    Covid-19 has left many people underemployed – in temporary jobs or on reduced hours. How do you make a success out of a job that isn’t what you wanted?

  • Writing a Data Analyst CV

    Friday, September 25, 2020

    With the amount of data being created and stored growing exponentially, the opportunities for data analysts and data scientists to manage, analyse and interpret this across all sectors of the economy are immense. With competition for jobs growing, the need for a CV that helps set you apart is vital.

  • Remote Work Doesn’t Have to Mean All-Day Video Calls

    Wednesday, September 23, 2020

    The Covid-19 crisis has distanced people from the workplace, and employers have generally, if sometimes reluctantly, accepted that people can work effectively from home.

  • Virtual Interview Tips To Land You The Job During The COVID-19 Pandemic

    Monday, September 21, 2020

    "With roughly 22 million Americans filing for unemployment as of April 16, 2020, the job hunt has become key for a whole new group of individuals. While many businesses have shut down or put a hold on hiring, there are still a handful of industries and companies who are on hiring sprees. The kicker is, interviews are now taking place online."