Today’s topic is Showcase your strengths in your resume and your LinkedIn profile. Identify your strengths and talents leverage them to differentiate yourself you want to be apart from other people you want to be considered number one highlight what sets you apart from others and demonstrate your expertise in a particular field.
Who Should I have as References?
When it comes to job applications, we often focus on crafting the perfect resume and cover letter, showcasing our skills and experiences. However, there is one element that is often overlooked but holds significant power in the eyes of potential employers: references. In this blog post, we will explore the importance of selecting the right […]
Personalize Your LinkedIn Connections Requests
Today’s topic is Personalize. Personalize Your LinkedIn Connection Requests. Don’t send a generic or empty connection request on LinkedIn. Take a few moments. Just a few moments to personalize all requests. Give a reason why you want to connect with that person in that request. It’s courteous and raises the chances of acceptance.
Isn’t Personal Branding a way of showing off?
Today’s topic is, isn’t personal branding a way of showing off? No, it’s about being seen, being recognized. If you don’t step out from behind, you won’t be seen or be heard. It’s about showing up over showing off. Be seen, be known.
User Your Performance Appraisals
Today’s topic is use your purse your performance appraisals Use your performance appraisals. If you are struggling, you have little information or you’re not being able to articulate it in your mind. Look at your performance appraisals when you are constructing your resume, your CV, they can be a memory jogger to you. They probably […]
Knock, Knock. Who’s There?
This is not a joke So many people around the world cannot articulate on exactly who they are. This is very scary. You should know who you are. Can you succinctly tell me who you are? It’s part of your personal brand. Knock, knock. Who’s there?
I am receiving zero replies in my job applications
Today’s topic is “I am receiving zero replies in my job application.” There are many reasons that perhaps you aren’t getting the traction that you really want. So when a client or potential client calls me and says they aren’t getting traction in their job applications. I ask them to come forward to me with […]
Stay in touch with Executive Recruiters
Today’s topic is stay in touch with executive recruiters. This is a good career management tip. Once you’ve established a relationship, open dialogue with an executive recruitment recruiter, maintain that relationship. They want to know you when you are employed, not just when you’re unemployed. This is very, very important. They don’t want to pick […]
Don’t expect an instant call from an online job application
Don’t expect an instant call from a job application Jobs posted on job boards have an end date. That end date can be up to eight weeks. So if you post today or apply today, it might be eight weeks before you hear anything from the potential employer. So my message to you today is […]
I have missed out on promotions several times
Today’s topic is about missing out on promotions and feeling frustrated about it. It’s a common experience that can affect your career management and psyche. Here are some tips and tricks to help you overcome these challenges and increase your chances of success: Recognize the Reasons for Your Frustration There are many reasons why you […]