Category Archives: Uncategorized

Category Archives: Uncategorized

06/10

Three ways to succeed at work (if you’re a woman)

Three ways to succeed at work (if you're a woman) by Jo Wimble Groves.  Available from <https://www.theguardian.com/careers/2016/oct/04/three-ways-to-succeed-at-work-if-youre-a-woman>. [Tuesday 4 October 2016 07.00 BST] It pays to focus on what you’re good at, recognise the value of your soft skills and put yourself forward for promotion At school and university, female students consistently achieve higher GCSE and…
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12/05

8 Ways to Kill It in Your Next Job Interview

8 Ways to Kill It in Your Next Job Interview by  Mikey Rox / Len Penzo dot Com.  Available from <http://time.com/money/4325170/job-interview-tips/>. [May 10, 2016] .. and land the job you want. You did it! You finally landed that coveted job interview. The hard part is over, but now another major challenge is on the horizon: the…
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28/07

Find your career direction

Dazed and confused about where you’re headed? You should be! Many students moving onto a post-secondary path have chosen wrongly and will graduate not knowing what they want to do. Others will major in tracks not relevant to their career path. “The most important concept for students to keep in mind is we can’t be…
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26/07

15 Tips for Improving Your Skills Interviewing Job Candidates

There have been a tremendous number of articles written for job seekers about how to do well in an interview -- appropriate dress, conducting background research on the company, questions to ask the interviewer, etc. -- but an interview is a two-way conversation. A skilled interviewer who makes the candidate comfortable will gain valuable information about the…
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