It’s all in the mindset

“Sometimes the only person holding you back is yourself.”

It might be a cliché but it’s true; you can be your own worst enemy when it comes to self-motivation and actualising goals. Summoning the courage to go for your dream job is difficult as it requires a lot of patience, confidence and energy, a lot more than you initially might think, and if you’re not wholly committed to pursuing your chosen ambition then it’s all too easy to fall at the first hurdle. Continue reading…

social media

Your quick guide to social media

Social media’s not just a forum for half-baked opinions or pool party pics. It can actually be a powerful job-hunting tool that allows you to project a positive professional image to a wide, yet relevant, audience. But if you don’t use it correctly, you could end up falling on your own social sword. Here are some tips for ensuring your social media profiles give you the best possible chance of finding a new job.

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Your quick guide to Telephone Interviews

As they’re receiving more and more applications by the day, hiring managers are increasingly turning to
telephone interviews as a means of sifting through vast numbers of candidates. Although phone interviews
allow candidates to get that proverbial foot in the door, they can also lure you into a false sense of security –
because they lack the immediacy of a face-to-face interview and can take place in your home. Here are
some tips to make sure you handle them the right way.

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