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To find a job, you need to do more than scour the want ads. In fact, knowing how to look for a position can be as important as having the right qualifications.
At every career stage, your CV is an important tool in your job search. It remains the most common way to introduce yourself to employers or recruitment agencies. Here are some best practices to optimise your CV and help you get in the door
In today's electronic age it is easy to forget the basic courtesies of applying for a job. E-mailed applications should be treated no differently from snail mailed applications, and the importance of well-written cover letter should never be underestimated.
For many of us, the term 'etiquette' might bring to mind ideas about the right way to set a table or make introductions at a formal dinner party.
You've submitted your CV and made it through the initial screening process. But re you ready for the interview? With so much competition…
Before you rush to accept a job offer, take the time to consider it fully. Here are some guidelines to help you determine whether a job is a good fit for you.
Working a room can uncover hidden job opportunities at the executive level, as long as professionals avoid some common networking errors.
Your social media footprint gives employers the best insight into your communication styles, work habits, work/life balance and all sorts of other valuable information. Learn how to effectively manage your online profile to maximise your job search
Not many things in life can be more daunting than a job interview. It is an opportunity to show a prospective employer exactly what you can offer them, as well as convince them why they should give the advertised role to you.
Companies will have different layers of management, with some people looking after day-to-day 'shop floor' matters and others dealing with issues further up the company ladder.