Feedbacks, turning negatives into positives

Say You’ve just recently received a negative complaint about something at work, and this has left you doubting yourself and your abilities. The truth is, we all need feedback to grow

How to do mock interviews and who with

Are you currently on the hunt for a job in your desired field? Or have a job interview coming up? Well, one of the most effective ways to prepare and increase your chances of landing your next job…

The Importance of a Career Plan

Thinking about your future can be daunting as the unknown usually is.
The mystery of what’s to come cannot be escaped but you can be prepared to tackle it. Creating a career plan gives your mind direction and drive…

The value of doing an internship

Think of internships as a stepping stone to finally getting a job position in your dream career. When applying for jobs, the first thing an employer looks for are your

Effectively Using Your Body Language to Get The Job

Job interviews are stressful situations and as much as we’d like to hide it, our bodies are often the first ones to give us away. Experts say 75-90% of communication

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

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,

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

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

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

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

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.

The No1 Career Mistake Capable People Make

I recently reviewed a resume for a colleague who was trying to define a clearer career strategy. She has a terrific experience. And yet, as I looked through it I could see the problem she was concerned about

The Importance Of A Well Written Professional Resume

The importance of a well written Professional Resume cannot be stressed upon enough. A Resume is a medium for advertising yourself, it’s the first means in which you use to present yourself it’s the first means in

A Messy Digital Footprint Can Cost You A Job

Social media has transformed the job market in just a decade. On one side are employers taking an increasing interest in the digital footprints of job applicants. On the other, are those applicants,,,

The 7 Benefits Of Using Linkedin

LinkedIn is the largest business-oriented networking website geared specifically toward professionals. It has over 500 million members, in over 200 countries. A professionally written LinkedIn profile allows you to create an online professional