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Don’t make these 3 Interview Mistakes!

An interview is a structured conversation where one participant asks questions, and the other provides answers. So, an interview is an exchange of information to ascertain if there is a meeting of minds. In other words, you are there to talk about you and they are there to talk about what they want. Whatever you…

Top 3 Mindsets for your Career Strategy

Your career strategy, like any epic journey in life, requires the right Mindset. It is entirely our responsibility alone to develop these top mindsets. It is our ‘job’ to create top mindsets for a successful career strategy. No one can do this for us. What is a Mindset? I like to define our Mindset as…

What Does Your LinkedIn Profile Photo Say About You?

Is it Professional, Likable, or Influential? How would you know? As the world’s largest professional networking platform, LinkedIn connects 680 million people from over 200 countries, in 24 different languages – daily. What brand image are you sending out in the form of your profile photo? What Does Your LinkedIn Profile Photo Say About You? With new users joining…

3 Strategies to shift a negative situation at work

3 Strategies to use to shift a negative situation at work There is nothing worse than the feeling of being stuck. Especially in a negative situation at work, and being unable to shift it. Here are 3 Strategies to use and shift a negative situation at work. They are tried and tested (by me) form…

Knowing your Skills vs your Talents.

The first step to planning a solid career strategy is knowing yourself. The foundation step of knowing yourself is knowing what your skills vs your talents are. There are the elements that form part of your career identity and without this clarity of yourself you wouldn’t know what the difference is between satisfying – good…

Mid-Year YOU Reviews

Plan ahead and conduct a mid year YOU review! Why & How you should. Plan ahead and run a mid year review on YOU; The Why, The How and The Benefits to you. As organizations run through a series of mid-year performance reviews. HR depts. conduct the mandatory task of rating us; on a numerical…

How to make Recruiters work for you

Take charge of your Career Search; get Strategic with how Recruiters work. Knowing how to make recruiters work for you is an essential part of your Career Strategy if you are going to use recruitment companies and this information is good for you to know and have in order to assess; 1. The likelihood of…