The difference between being a candidate and being an ideal candidate is having a clearly defined and consistent brand. The concept of a consistent brand can seem a daunting and confusing proposition, but it doesn’t have to be!
Maintain brand consistency with this five step exercise: Read Article »
”Every child is an artist; the problem is staying an artist when you grow up.” – Pablo Picasso.
Do you dream of a thriving creative career but don’t know which path to follow? Here are five career options which will allow you to spread your creative wings: Read Article »
Graduating from university is a huge achievement, so a huge pat on the back to you. But there’s that one question you know is going to be difficult to answer; how will you apply your education to the working world. A high percentage of graduates struggle to find work within six months of graduation, but even more struggle to find work in their preferred sector. There are however, a few strategic steps you can take to increase your chances of landing your dream job. Read Article »
A successful CV contains no gaps in employment and there’s a lot of advice out there about addressing gaps in your working history. It’s important to fill these gaps to avoid becoming what the recruitment world refers to as a “job hopper”. But what about individuals who have kept to one employer throughout their working history?
Employer’s main concerns about people who have only worked for one employer for a long period of time is their ability to adapt to change and whether they have built up enough skills and experience from their position to benefit a new workplace.
The employment history section of a CV is a heavily scrutinised area, so it’s important that your CV addresses these common concerns. Read Article »
We all want to do well at work and know that this requires dedication, time and energy. However it is possible to become a work-a-holic if your life revolves around your job rather than your relationships with friends and family. Here are 5 rules to help you get ahead without becoming a work-a-holic: Read Article »
The demand for IT workers is increasing now almost all businesses are online in one way or another. The information technology sector is not only a growing field of opportunity, but can open doors to some of the highest-paid segments of the job market. Here are five of the best IT careers in today’s market: Read Article »