Want to keep your job? Be hungry, curious, persistent, and always concerned that your job could be snatched away at any time. “The world does not care what you know and will pay for only what you can do with what you know,” Thomas Friedman, a 60-year old American thinker.
While most jobseekers spend their time in a job interview talking about themselves, realising interviews are a two-way street will be your key to success. A secret to nail your interview lies in the last question: “Do you have any questions for me?” Your answer should be “Yes”, followed by, […]
In the electronic job market, cover letters are nearly obsolete. To underestimate the potential of a well-thought-out and well-written cover letter is to miss out on a key opportunity to call attention to your candidacy. You will also miss the chance to display your strengths – the accomplishments and abilities […]
Resignation letters come in numerous guises but the most important factor to consider is to keep it short, simple and to the point. Do not be tempted to put anything down in writing that may come to regret, especially when you require references or have a final salary to come. […]
The short time you spend at a job interview could have a dramatic effect on your career prospects. It is therefore important that you perform well, because no matter how good your career record is to date, the employment interview remains an important step towards achievement of your ambitions. This […]