How To Become A Successful Young Leader At Work
Friday, April 18th, 2014
The first hurdle to overcome is getting your colleagues to see you as more than a fresh-faced, immature college grad. Instead, demonstrate that you’re capable of leading without stepping on any toes. Once you do that, there are many mor ....Read more....
14 Things Successful People Do On Weekends
Friday, April 18th, 2014
Spencer Rascoff is only 37. Yet the Harvard grad and father of three has already accomplished so much.
He cofounded Hotwire.com and served as a VP for Expedia EXPE +2.14%; he held the roles of CFO, vice president of marketing and COO at Zill ....Read more....
Social Entrepreneurs Should be more Like Sherlock
Thursday, April 17th, 2014
Sherlock Holmes is one of the most famous fictional detectives, whose story has been told and retold many times and in many different ways, but all of them focus on what he is renowned for, solving cases in both novel and deductive ways. For a soci ....Read more....
Having Trouble Finding Talent – Look Beyond Resumes
Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
Resumes are termed as the first step of communication between the company and the candidate. But to what extent can a resume portray bright and ambitious talents? Fact of the matter is that talent cannot be judged by the mere contents of the resume.
8 Tips To Negotiate Your Starting Salary
Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
Here’s the sad truth I’ve learned as a career coach: Women rarely negotiate their starting salary. Most of the women I’ve coached tell me they’ve never even considered negotiating their salary for a new job. As the majority of ....Read more....
How To Explain A Gap On Your CV
Monday, April 7th, 2014
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It’s everybody’s worst nightmare when they are asked the question: Why is there a gap on your CV? I have spoken to many people who are going for interviews and absolutely dread being asked about periods o ....Read more....
Job Interview: Why Only 3 Questions Really Matter
Sunday, April 6th, 2014
Even for the most fearless amongst us, job interviews can be nerve wracking. In order to give us the best chance of success we tend to prepare for many of the difficult questions we anticipate, questions like:
Why should we hire you?
W ....Read more....
Converting a Job into a Career
Saturday, April 5th, 2014
If you’re a job-seeker looking for a career move, ask the hiring manager what work needs to be done, what problems need to be solved and how success in the job will impact the company’s strategy or mission. If you don't get a good answe ....Read more....
How to Make Your Resume Compelling
Friday, April 4th, 2014
I am referring to the top of your resume which is critical since it may be the only part of your resume that may fully capture the attention of the reader. The format that I prefer is one in which you have a headline under your namethat very specific ....Read more....
Around 48 per cent of Indians think their current employment as 'just a job'
Wednesday, February 12th, 2014
Nearly half of Indians consider their current employer to be 'just a job', while 43 per cent see their role as part of a career, says a survey.
According to a survey by online recruitment solutions provider Monster Worldwide and Gfk, a globa ....Read more....