5 ways to improve your communication skills

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There’s a reason why we say communication is key. It’s because communication is how we connect to others. It’s how we express our thoughts, feelings and ideas to the people around us, and it’s also how we come to understand them. Unfortunately not all of us have the ability to convey our message clearly. Still, […]

7 job skills employers look for when hiring

Have you got the skills employers are looking for? No matter the job or the role, there are 7 general skills that employers look for when hiring employees. 1. Communication Good written and verbal skills are a must in the workplace. To be productive and effective, employees need be able to express their thoughts and […]

How to talk about your weakness in a job interview

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What is your greatest weakness? An interviewer posing this question to you can be one of the most nerve-wracking moments in the job interview process. It’s a question every job applicant should prepare for and it’s important to be truthful, while not revealing a weakness that could ruin your chances of getting the job. So […]

Job searching? 5 tips to keep you positive and motivated

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Searching for a job can be a tedious process. Trawling through job sites and completing seemingly unending applications can become a drain. Optimism and drive can dull quite easily while job searching and this can lead to a cycle of unhealthy and ineffective habits. But don’t despair! We know it’s important for job seekers to […]

6 steps to job reference success

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Job references are a must for employees in the hiring process, and a good reference can be the difference between you either securing or missing out on that dream job. Good references don’t just happen, it takes time and effort on your part – preparation is key. Here are 6 easy ways to help you […]