CAREER ADVICE

Struggles of an International Student

Moving to a new country for education is an exciting endeavor. And being an international student, it puts you in a position where you can definitely grow as an individual.  While you study……

Guide to your upcoming job interview

Do well and you have the job in your pocket. Fail to do so, and you will need to continue on your job hunt. But fret not… With this guide, you will have all the tips and tricks to make the best possible.

How to successfully pivot your current career

It is important to reinvent yourself and frame a new narrative throughout your career pivot. Understand the risks and challenges you’ll be taking up, alongside the role you want to get into.

How to get feedback from your job applications?

As we have reminded our clients every chance we get, feedback is a service. In fact, we see our feedback chain from employers as one of the most valuable aspects of the services we provide our clients.

Tips & Tricks of Securing Jobs without a PR

What recruiters manage to slide past you is that, you can’t be held back unless you let them hold you back. When we reverse engineer our clients into jobs, we do so by following some simple but…

Applying the art of the elevator pitch to a video intro or resume

First things first: what is it? So named because it’s short enough to be given during an elevator ride, say 30-60 seconds, the elevator pitch is a brief summary of what good or service your

Like Life There Are No Guarantees In Recruitment

Professional Recruitment Consulting is an unusual profession, it has a very low barrier to entry, a huge attrition rate, and to succeed you only need the most basic of academic qualifications. But these aren’t…

The 3 Questions People Always Forget to Ask in an Interview

Getting an interview for that dream job is a perfect chance to sell yourself and you need to make sure that you get everything right. Preparation is vital and it goes without saying that

The Most Important Interview Question Of All Time

Over the past 30+ years as a recruiter, I can confirm that at least two-thirds of my hiring manager clients weren’t very good at interviewing. Yet, over 90% thought they were. To overcome this situation,

9 Qualities Of Truly Confident People

First things first: Confidence is not bravado, or swagger, or an overt pretense of bravery. Confidence is not some bold or brash air of self-belief directed at others. Confidence is quiet:

The Biggest Mistakes I See On Resumes And How To Correct

I’ve sent out hundreds of resumes over my career. I’ve personally reviewed more than 20,000 resumes. And at Google, we sometimes get more than 50,000 resumes in a single week.

Stop Using These 16 Terms To Describe Yourself

Picture this. You meet someone new. “What do you do?” she asks.
“I’m an architect,” you say.
“Oh, really?” she answers. “Have you designed any buildings I’ve seen?”
“Possibly,” you reply.