Simple Tips for Better Online Job Hunting

Posted by admin | Posted in Job Search Techniques, Job-Hunting in Job Market, Work At Home | Posted on 23-08-2012


It goes without saying that the Internet has drastically changed the way people today hunt for jobs. After all, it’s probably been a few years since you’ve submitted a resume via mail or fax. But even though most professionals turn to the Internet first for help locating a new position, not all understand the finer [...]

How to Build Self Confidence

Posted by admin | Posted in Confidence Building, Self Improvement, Skills Development | Posted on 15-08-2012


“Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the face.” Helen Keller “Whatever we expect with confidence becomes our own self-fulfilling prophecy.” Brian Tracy “Confidence is courage at ease.” Daniel Maher I believe that one of the most common wishes is simply to feel more confident in various situations in [...]

Why update your resume

Posted by admin | Posted in Resume Writing Tips | Posted on 13-08-2012


Having an up-to-date Resume is very important, but even more important than updating annually is to update it whenever something changes – whether you are looking for a job or not. There are many situations that call for updating your Resume, including: Your role changes (e.g., promotion; department change) Your duties change (e.g., through addition [...]

How to improve your presentation

Posted by admin | Posted in Presentation Skills, Presentation Tips | Posted on 06-08-2012


Be Entertaining – Speeches should be entertaining and informative. I’m not saying you should act like a dancing monkey when giving a serious presentation. But unlike an e-mail or article, people expect some appeal to there emotions. Simply reciting dry facts without any passion or humor will make people less likely to pay attention. Slow [...]

Learn communication skills

Posted by admin | Posted in Communication Skillls | Posted on 03-08-2012


Know what communication really is. Communication is the process of transferring signals/messages between a sender and a receiver through various methods (written words, nonverbal cues, spoken words). It is also the mechanism we use to establish and modify relationships. Have courage to say what you think. Be confident in knowing that you can make worthwhile [...]

Basic interview tips

Posted by admin | Posted in Interview Tips, Interview Tips And Suggestions | Posted on 02-08-2012


Congrats – you’ve got an interview! That means: The employer feels you are one of the best candidates for the position On paper it already looks like you can do the job Now it’s time to prove it. There are lots of ways to put your best foot forward with employers, but these four steps [...]

How To Write A Good CV

Posted by admin | Posted in Resume Writing Tips | Posted on 01-08-2012


A well-presented CV is vital in your search for a new job. It will not get you the job, but a good CV makes the difference between getting an interview and your application being thrown in the bin. With your CV being one of many, recruiters will only read it for a short space of [...]

Tips for enhancing your ability to learn and remember

Posted by admin | Posted in Miscellaneous | Posted on 20-06-2012


Pay attention. You can’t remember something if you never learned it, and you can’t learn something—that is, encode it into your brain—if you don’t pay enough attention to it. It takes about eight seconds of intense focus to process a piece of information into your memory. If you’re easily distracted, pick a quiet place where [...]

Career Planning Tips

Posted by admin | Posted in Career Development | Posted on 19-06-2012


Building a Career Today, and more than ever, most people are responsible for building their own careers. Whether you are just starting, or you have several years of experience, these paragraphs might help you advance your career. The 9 most important career planning tips is listed below: 1. Never Stop Learning Life-long learning is your [...]

Reasons for not getting Job

Posted by admin | Posted in Job Search Techniques | Posted on 11-06-2012


Just for fun I recently asked Erin, “Now that the kids are in summer school, don’t you think it’s about time you went out and got yourself a job?  I hate seeing you wallow in unemployment for so long.” She smiled and said, “Wow.  I have been unemployed a really long time.  That’s weird…  I like [...]