Finding a Job

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


Career Testing
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INTERVIEWS / APR 28, 2017

When a prospective employer asks you whether you’re willing to travel, your answer had better include the word "yes." If the employer is asking you the question, chances...

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SOCIAL MEDIA / APR 18, 2017

It’s essential for all professionals to have a strong online presence. According to reports, 92 per cent of recruiters are now using social media to find strong...

attractive woman painted as animal
INTERVIEWS / APR 07, 2017

During your next job interview, you may be asked odd questions like if you were an animal, which one would you want to be? Since you don’t want to be caught off guard, it...

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SOCIAL MEDIA / APR 07, 2017

It’s becoming increasingly common for professionals to use social media to boost their professional presence. These platforms have taken the world by storm and not using...

man shaking hands at job interview
INTERVIEWS / APR 06, 2017

One question interviewee’s dread is, “What do you do in your spare time?” There is no right or wrong answer to the question. But, the answer you give reflects on your...

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CVS / APR 05, 2017

Your CV needs to have the right keywords that will make you stand out from the crowd. The best thing you can do with your CV before you send it to employers is to...

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INTERVIEWS / MAR 31, 2017

Preparing for a job interview is important if you expect to demonstrate your specific knowledge and abilities in a manner that will impress the hiring manager. You should...

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SOCIAL MEDIA / MAR 29, 2017

A strong social media presence is essential for all professionals, whether they are trying to boost their job prospects or looking for ways to develop their career. As...

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Ask an ExpertCVS / MAR 27, 2017

Dilemma: I am currently an undergraduate student looking for employment. How do I write my curriculum vitae? Kyriaki says: Whether you are applying for a work placement...

attractive woman job interview in coffee shop
INTERVIEWS / MAR 24, 2017

Companies want someone that doesn't just get the work done quickly; they want to be certain that it's done well. Quality is almost always more important than quantity, so...

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CVS / MAR 22, 2017

A suitability statement for employment mainly outlines the reasons why you think your experience and skills are suitable for the position you are applying for in an...

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INTERVIEWS / MAR 15, 2017

When an interviewer asks you what is your favourite website, they're looking for a number of things: What you do with your free time. If your favourite website is 9GAG...

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