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Many job seekers may use the internet to uncover job opportunities and this approach is and will continue to be a popular way to find job and career opportunities. However, there are several additional strategies you should employ to boost your chances. Evaluate each strategy listed below and see if…
Thursday, 10 Dec, 2009

Is it time to get Linkedin?

Social Networking for professional advancement is the latest and greatest trend in the online world of job hunting and in my opinion is a trend that's not going away anytime soon. It would be to your advantage to educate yourself on the ins and outs of social networking, personal branding…
Even though a recruitment agency takes a cut on your salary or hourly rate they are not working in your best interest - instead they are doing the employer's bidding. This is exacerbated by the fact that few employers will grant an agency exclusivity to field candidates for a given…
When you are preparing for your next interview, try an exercise in "visualisation". Now I am not talking about some strange metaphysical technique involving awkward body contortions or chanting in some unknown language. The concept of visualisation has been proven valuable in a variety of applications where you try to…
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Dress for success

suitTop tips for interview attire

Although some companies have relaxed their dress code for employees, many still expect a professional look in interviews for new recruits. Here we look at why it is still important to companies.


Resigning with class!

resigning150x100How to resign diplomatically

Are you preparing to resign from your current job? Some job seekers have a hard time doing so, either because they love the job and their colleagues or because they can't stand the job and can't wait to leave. 


When the workplace is a hell place

unhappyBullying & harassment at work

Founder of Just Fight On, Jo-Anne Brown, spoke exclusively to us about bullying and harassment in the workplace. Bullying only happens to weak people. It only happens in school playgrounds.