Applying For Jobs

The Summer Job Search

January 2, 2017 | Applying For Jobs Did you finish work late in the year? Have job opportunities dried up in your sector? Have you recently been retrenched? Has a contract assignment concluded? If you find yourself in any of these circumstances you are now in that dreaded job drought that results when the bulk of industries shut off and shut down,...
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Selecting the Right Fit

October 8, 2014 | Applying For Jobs, Career Choices, General, Getting A Job, Interviewing, Recruitment Agency, Recruitment Tips, Recruitment Trends, Resumes Many organisations, once they have gained a group of candidates, presume the process to gain the best or right fit is quite straightforward. Most managers will review resumes and bring in a group of people to interview. Many however, find themselves at a loss. Having reviewed and interviewed a number of people they cannot categorically...
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Start Living

New Year = New You

January 7, 2014 | Applying For Jobs, Career Choices, General How many times have we approached the New Year with confidence and bursting energy with the vision of being a better, healthier, fitter person? Whether it be to lose a few of those dreaded kilos that are still hanging around since winter, or it be to kick the habit of something we know isn’t good...
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Personality

Profiling – how personality and psychometric profiles can steer your career

March 3, 2013 | Applying For Jobs, General, Getting A Job, Getting Back To Work, Recruitment Tips In previous editions we have addressed how identifying our passions, our skills, our likes and dislikes allow us to learn more about who we are in preparation for our career search. The final and critical element is getting to know our personality. These are our traits, our psychology, what makes us tick, what motivates us,...
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