All posts tagged "Career tips"

  • How to prepare for an employment background check

    It’s common to spend significant time preparing for an interview, but have you ever given thought to looking at yourself on background check sites? These are more common in today’s information age, where considerable information...

  • Infographic: How to decide whether to quit your job

    Nothing lasts forever. And the average job lasts just over four years, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. If you’ve been hanging on to yours, too scared or apathetic to quit, too bored...

  • When – and how – to ask great questions at work

    One of the most important things for any businesswoman to achieve is making sure everyone knows that you’re competent, self-sufficient and reliable, overcoming any ancient inbuilt prejudices. This means that we might feel like asking...

  • How to be the best dressed at work

    You want your stellar performance to be what makes you stand out at the office, but it never hurts to punctuate with an amazing wardrobe — just look at the outstanding wardrobes for the hit...

  • The missing ingredient in advancing your career

    How can you effectively propel your career and business?  What if you have a family and your time is limited? Even if you don’t have kids, we all occasionally see motivation exit the door, and...

  • Why you need an Employee Promise to win today’s war for talent

    Ask any employer about the applicants they received for their last vacancy, and it’s likely they found it difficult to fill the role because they received a large number of unsuitable applicants and very few...

  • The 12 things you need to say to ace a job interview

    Congratulations, you got invited to a job interview! When there’s a job you really want, this is just the news that you want to hear, but also the news that fills you with dread and...

  • Bereavement leave – this is what you need to know

    Bereavement leave is such a tricky topic for employers.  Dealing with someone who has experienced loss can be challenging.  You have the practicalities of keeping your business moving forward.  The person who has experienced loss...

  • How to choose a career that will make a difference

    The world can sometimes feel like a hopeless place. Politics, hunger, climate change, and even just the hectic pace of daily life can become a tiring grind. Fortunately, there are people out there who have...