Finding a Job

Everything you need to know about looking for a job, from writing a résumé to interviewing and networking!


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UNEMPLOYMENT / JAN 18, 2017

When something like losing your job suddenly comes along and hits you in the face, disappointment and frustration are quick to set in. However, Nelson Mandela once said:...

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Ask an ExpertINTERVIEWS / JAN 15, 2017

Dilemma: I need your help. I finally got called for an interview with a company I want to work for, but I’m wondering how to deal with the ‘why are you leaving your...

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Ask an ExpertJOB SEARCH / JAN 13, 2017

Dilemma: I recently went to a job interview with an employer I was hoping to start my career with and thought I did great. The interviewers seemed to be very impressed...

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INTERVIEWS / JAN 13, 2017

Behavioural interview questions are always tricky to answer as they put us on the spot. One of the most common questions that you may be asked is “what's your greatest...

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INTERVIEWS / JAN 10, 2017

Interviews can be daunting, and questions can be unpredictable. It’s important that you prepare for interviews, as the answers you provide will have a significant effect...

The Highest Paid Jobs in The World
JOB SEARCH / DEC 30, 2016

While some people are seeking jobs that are exciting, challenging and rewarding, others are looking for the highest paying jobs in the world, and landing such a job, is a...

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INTERVIEWS / DEC 30, 2016

Skilled interviewers have a purpose for each question they ask. Your goal as an applicant is to provide an answer that satisfies that purpose. One question that throws a...

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JOB SEARCH / DEC 28, 2016

Trying to land your dream job can bring the stoutest of job searchers to their knees. You spend countless hours perfecting the cover letter and résumé you send to...

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SOCIAL MEDIA / DEC 25, 2016

Using social media to search for jobs is nothing new. In fact, soon after these platforms were created, recruiters and jobseekers alike began using them to find jobs and...

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INTERVIEWS / DEC 23, 2016

The cruise industry is growing quickly, and there are more opportunities than ever to work on cruise ships. But, most job openings are competitive, giving cruise...

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INTERVIEWS / DEC 22, 2016

Preparing for a Cabin Crew assessment day can be a very challenging task. Competition for just a handful of jobs is very fierce and there can be hundreds of candidates...

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Ask an ExpertJOB SEARCH / DEC 19, 2016

Dilemma: I have been searching for a job for six months and still no luck. Every time, the same thing happens. I send my application and get no reply. Is this normal? At...

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