What should your CV objective statement look like?

01 Sep 2015

Most employers will only spend around 20 seconds on their first look at each CV, which means your statement has to be tightly focused and highly relevant. Time invested in getting your statement right is time well spent.

How to hit the ground running in your new job

01 Sep 2015

You impressed at interview, played things perfectly during negotiations and have numerous ideas for making your mark. But it's only now that you’re about to start your new job that the real hard work begins. So how do you hit the ground running and prove to your boss that they made the right decision?

How to manage your nerves during a job interview

01 Sep 2015

We've all been there. Butterflies, nausea, sweaty palms, a sense of fear and dread. But what happens when job interviews make you so nervous you can barely function? And how can you control that potentially crippling mix of adrenalin and excitement so that it works in your favour?

8 habits all mentally strong people demonstrate

01 Sep 2015

Their secret is mental strength – their ability to not allow external things to affect their internal sense of self. The good news is that this is something everyone can learn to do. Take a look at these key habits mentally strong people develop to frame their outlook on life.

How to rediscover your work mojo

01 Sep 2015

It’s fair to say that however happy you are with your working life there are going to be times when you lose your spark. Maybe things have become a bit of a chore or maybe you’ve just lost your way a bit. It can be especially tough if you’ve been in a job for some time and you may feel like there’s no immediate prospect of promotion or other tangible goal to motivate you.

Boost your productivity with the best email habits

01 Sep 2015

Here are the seven things to consider if you want to take charge of your inbox and regain control of your communication.

How should you handle conflict in the workplace?

01 Sep 2015

Conflict in the workplace needs to be managed carefully, but it doesn’t have to be a big problem. In our conflict-averse world it can feel like any disagreement is a bad thing, but conflict is actually a natural part of working with other people.

How to network your way to your next job

01 Sep 2015

In this internet age you can reach out, connect and build the beginnings of a professional network at any time. You can also follow up with new contacts as you leave a meeting, conference or networking event so there’s no excuse not to start as soon as you can.