85 Article(s) found

7 tips for your next appraisal

Your appraisal interview is your opportunity to review your performance for the past year and look ahead to how you can grow professionally. Follow our seven tips to get the most out of your appraisal.

Tips for presenting

Most people don't inherently possess great presenting skills. We've put together 6 top tips to help you perfect your next presentation.

How to maximise the first five minutes of your interview

The first few moments of your interview can have a decisive impact on how well the rest of it goes. Here's how to start strong - together with some cautionary tales of what not to do from real interviewers.

5 ways to avoid distractions during your workday

Staying focused in a busy work environment can be difficult, with ringing phones, an overflowing inbox of emails – not to mention the lure of a quick text or checking social media

4 key traits of a 21st century leader

Organisations today require a new breed of leaders as globalisation changes how the world operates. What are the key traits a 21st century leader should possess?

5 reasons to job search in December

Don't wait until the new year. December is a month often marked by networking and reviewing budgets, so it's easy to assume it isn't the best time of year to search for a new job. But those factors, among other reason, are exactly why you should start your search now instead of waiting.

Top tips for a killer personal brand statement

A strong personal brand statement can help grab the attention of an employer. Utilise these top tips to help yours stand out from the crowd.
City commuters.

7 ways to stand out from the crowd

You’re a great candidate for the role – but so are other candidates. Take inspiration from these stories of candidates who’ve gone above and beyond to stand out to the employer.

Learn how to answer common competency questions

Interviewers rely on competency questions to help them differentiate between competing candidates. But what are they exactly, and how can you prepare for them effectively?