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Unsolicited applications are hugely underrated, and often very successful. More jobs than you think get filled as a result of speculative applications. If you are looking for new career opportunities and can’t seem to find the right one […]

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According to William Arruda, a senior contributor at forbes, it’s a no brainer that personal branding is an important career development initiative in the competitive work environment today where we seek to have impact, use our talents and […]

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Undoubtedly, one of the greatest benefits of volunteerism is the difference you can make in the lives of others. Giving of your time, even just a couple of hours, can do wonders to help a nonprofit organization continue delivering […]

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You may be in job-search limbo, but you can still make strides in your career. There are many reasons why you may have a gap in your career. Maybe you are made redundant; maybe you want to take […]

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The interview question ‘what are your salary expectations?’ is usually one of the most complex questions you can be asked. It can also be the most decisive at some stage of the interview.  From experience, many interesting candidates […]

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I got an interesting feedback from a colleague the other day about how the CV rewrite I did for her helped with many interview invitations, and eventually, her current job (Click to view).  Nothing delights me more than […]

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1.) You are qualified on paper, but some are a better fit When recruiters advertise jobs, they expect to get thousands of applications. However, recruiters do not have the time to interview hundreds of qualified applicants. Most recruiters […]

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In 1482, Leonardo Da Vinci invented the CV. He listed all his abilities and sent it to the Duke of Milan. His approach was spot-on. He could have highlighted all his impressive projects from the past, but he didn’t. He could have […]

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The economic repercussions of COVID-19 have dealt a crushing blow to the business world, urging many organizations to rapidly rethink how and where they work. With several industries and organizations now working remotely to ensure business continuity in […]

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This is a rather controversial question owing to the fact that people hold different schools of thought in this regard. Some people feel there aren’t while some feel there are. The generations of our fathers and fore-fathers did […]