Career Advancement

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Businessman touching indicators of growth chart
CAREER ADVANCEMENT / AUG 07, 2018

You arrive to work, you sit down at your desk, you complete your eight hours and you return home. This drab and dreary existence does not seem like much (it isn’t!), but...
A group of people working together and sitting at a table with a sheet of paper that says 'work smarter, not harder'
CAREER ADVANCEMENT / AUG 01, 2018

There’s a huge difference between going to work because you have to and going to work because you want to! If you belong in the latter group of people, you’ll evidently...
Businessman with folded arms
CAREER ADVANCEMENT / MAY 25, 2018

It’s no secret that getting ahead in your career is a tricky task, requiring a combination of skill, strategy and experience that usually has to be learnt or acquired...
Bored man at work
CAREER ADVANCEMENT / MAY 18, 2018

You started your job hoping for a bright future and that you’ll be recognised for your all your efforts, climbing the career ladder along the way. But fast-forward four...
Businessmen discussing performance
CAREER ADVANCEMENT / MAY 03, 2018

So you just had your performance review, and it was a lot, lot worse than expected. Bad news and criticism can sting and will leave you feeling shocked, disappointed and...
different types of doctors
CAREER ADVANCEMENT / NOV 01, 2017

So, after some deliberation, you’ve decided you want to be a doctor. You’ve done your research, knuckled down to get the grades, and even thought about where you’re going...
annoyed woman at work
CAREER ADVANCEMENT / OCT 10, 2017

The announcement for a promotion has been made and you’re 100% certain that it’s your turn to move up the career ladder. You come into work every day on time, complete...
woman happy got a promotion
CAREER ADVANCEMENT / AUG 18, 2017

Everyone’s career goal is to progress within their current company to achieve a higher status, but, the question is how do you get a promotion? Have you been in your...
ceo putting card in pocket
CAREER ADVANCEMENT / AUG 07, 2017

What’s your biggest career aspiration? Do you want to rule the world? Own a business? Become a CEO? Well, good news! Anything is possible as long as you believe it can...
pay rise on blue wood

Dilemma: Hi! I have been working as an admin assistant for 3 years, but quite often I end up functioning as a transport allocator and working longer hours with no extra...
career coaching guide
CAREER ADVANCEMENT / NOV 29, 2016

There isn’t a single person amongst us that would want to remain stationary in their career. In fact, most people are interested in building some sort of a professional...
business woman with tablet computer
CAREER ADVANCEMENT / NOV 25, 2016

We all dream of getting that mid- or top-level management position someday. Getting there is not always easy, especially since there are so many people to compete with...
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