Guest post by Lara Quentrall-Thomas, CEO of Regency Recruitment & Resources I get it. The economic climate we’re in can be a bit scary. Some days you’re not even sure you know how to protect your job. Not sure you have the skills to survive the downsizing, the restructuring.
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All the world’s a TED Talk stage so you’ll do your career a favour by getting a front-row seat to these mind-blowing presentations. Take our word for it, there’s a helluva lot of wisdom in these three videos. See for yourself:
I’m sure you’ve heard this advice tossed around the place: Just act the part; that’s what people respond to. Be confident and the job is yours.
With the national budget having just been presented in Parliament, all eyes are on government spending. Analysts are reviewing budget allocations to see what they might say about the Government’s priorities and the country’s economic future. Likewise, making a personal budget can help you define your priorities and set up your financial future, too.
“Are entrepreneurs wired differently from managers?” asks visiting MIT professor Maurizio Zollo in a post on the MIT Sloan blog following a 2013 study of how entrepreneurs think.
The job history is perhaps the most important section of your CV, and writing a good one could be the best way to secure an interview. This is where you sell yourself and show potential employers why you are the perfect candidate for the job.
So I finally got my wings. Those silver emblems mean more to me than I care to admit after six weeks of physical training and the mental and emotional equivalent of an MMA fight.
So, you want to get promoted right now? And you have about six months at the company? Take a step back and evaluate what you really bring to the table before you rush into your boss’s office to demand that promotion.
Perhaps the industry is not what you expected. Or maybe you are not getting along with your boss. Whatever the reason, you will want to make sure you don’t make these mistakes when looking to change careers.