career tips

20 09, 2019

Link Roundup: Career Mistakes That Are Holding You Back

2019-09-20T12:05:16-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

“After studying leadership psychology and interviewing more than 1,000 people for his blog, Prichard found that the difference between success and failure is avoiding common pitfalls”. How do you know if you’re making mistakes that are affecting your career? We’ve compiled a list of things to look out for. Check it out. […]

16 11, 2016

Interview Q: What Can You Contribute to This Company?

2016-11-16T16:14:44-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Certain interview questions are designed to find out more about the kind of employee you are. Other questions put you on the spot and ask you to back up your qualifications. This question falls into the latter category. This question is blunt, and you will need to backup your answer about how you will contribute to make it valid. We’ll help you do that after the break. […]

29 09, 2016

Link Roundup 9/29/16: Job Search Preparation

2016-09-29T19:04:24-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, All About Recruiters, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This week was quite the fount of good content, and you may discover that this week’s roundup is slightly longer than usual. We hope you find the links provided useful, especially to prepare you for your job search. If you’d like any further comment on the topics covered leave us a comment and we’ll be sure to reply! […]

25 08, 2016

Silver Screen Career Advice: The Social Network

2016-08-25T12:39:39-04:00Categories: Pop Culture Perspective|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When David Fincher’s ‘The Social Network’ hit screens in October 2010, it was strongly praised by critics. However, some believed it was a greatly dramatized version of what truly transpired. ‘The Social Network’ is based on the creation and founding of Facebook by Mark Zuckerberg and Eduardo Saverin. Say what you will about the films accuracy, it does make for an interesting story. Also, the titular ‘social network’ is currently the powerhouse of all social media with 1.59 billion users. It offers some interesting career advice, which we will outline below.  […]