Why You Should Use Linkedin

Why You Should Use Linkedin

Linkedin was launched in 2003 and since then has grown to be the ‘World’s Largest Professional Network’. As a social network it acts similar to Facebook whereby you have a profile, you can create groups and connect with other professionals in your industry. However, it is a social network that is often overlooked.

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5 Mistakes Made on a CV

5 Mistakes Made on a CV

CV Writing……. is such a pain at times. Especially when you have to tailor and change specific items for specific jobs that you are applying for.  To prevent undue stress, here are some ‘mistakes’ that people might place on their CV:

1. Including your DOB and postal address – Believe it or not, employers who see your real age or where you are currently living may not consider you for interview. At first glance, they will dismiss your application because you are too young or live too far away.

2. Putting in ALL your experience – Don’t clutter your CV. Only put in experience related to the position you are applying for. This only applies to people with more than 3 jobs in their lifetime. Use Linkedin for the additional experience, not your CV.

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Common Questions Asked in an Interview

Common Questions Asked in an Interview

It comes to no surprise that when you go into an interview, all prepared for those tough competency based questions that, at times, you are caught off guard. Not by the questions that you so desperately prepared for, but, rather those simpler and less complicated questions. The easy ones that people tend to forget about.

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Some Tips For Presentations

Have you ever found yourself wondering how to put together an effective presentation? Have you a limited amount of slides you are allowed to use but too much information? Don’t worry, this blog will highlight some useful tips for you when putting together a presentation:

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