In todays constantly changing world, improving your skills allows you to safeguard your income and enhance your organisations impact. Find out how to grow your individual skills and enhance your organisations talent in this article! Continue reading How upskilling and reskilling can change your life & workplace
You’ve probably heard that you should have a custom CV, that is tailor made to your skills and experience. But what does that practically mean for you? Join me in this 3 part series were we dive into different types of CVs and figure out which one is best for you! Continue reading Types of CVs Part 2: The Functional or Skills-Based CV
You’ve probably heard that you should have a custom CV, that is tailor made to your skills and experience. But what does that practically mean for you? Join me in this 3 part series were we dive into different types of CVs and figure out which one is best for you! Continue reading Types of CVs Part 1: The Reverse Chronological CV
The COVID-19 pandemic has made navigating an already competitive job market more challenging. In this article I share anecdotes from numerous encounters I’ve had on how to go about the arduous task of obtaining, sustaining or thriving in employment during this pandemic. Continue reading Employability in the time of COVID-19
Employability is a set of achievements skills, understandings and personal attributes. It’s the difference between being good at a subject and being good at doing a job. Continue reading EMPLOYABILITY 101
I’m assuming you have Facebook account and you have probably noticed the memories notifications, where Facebook feels the need to remind you about all the things you have posted on that date throughout the years. If you’re anything like me half of those posts make you cringe, laugh or wonder about your own state of mind. However, what is of concern is that recruiters are … Continue reading Social Media Screening for Recruitment: Yay or Nay?
The next time you go for an interview, make sure that the first impression is the best impression by avoiding these interview blunders. Continue reading We Speak HR: Instant Interview Turnoffs.
Imagine walking into your bank, favorite restaurant or phone service provider and the person serving you is covered in tattoos, has bright pink hair and metal sticking out of their lip, nose and eyebrow. Would you trust this person to service you? Continue reading Tattoos, Piercings & Hot Pink Hair in the Workplace.
Did you know you are a part of the ‘Gig’ Economy? Remember that internship you did for 3 months, what about that once-off article you submitted or the event you helped publicize for free ticket? Yup, all Gig Work. Since you’re a part of it, find out how to survive it. Continue reading The ‘Gig’ Economy and how to survive it.
New beginnings are stressful at best. Meet Belinda, she’s a determined and enterprising 20 something , and this is the story of her first 30 days at a new Job. Hopefully she can help you navigate your’s or make your next 30 better. Continue reading Meet Belinda: How to survive your first 30 days at a new job.