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As we continue to adapt to the “new normal” of social distancing and working remotely for an indefinite period of time due to the coronavirus pandemic, the current job market has seen major changes in the types of jobs that are in demand during and even in the post-lockdown world. To help you prepare for your job search, here are some industries currently in demand and jobs to look out for. IT and Cybersecurity...
Online job interviews have become a norm as many companies use technology to conduct interviews. Although online interviews should be treated the same as an interview in-person, there may be some major differences, for example, you are merely recording your answers rather than conversing with the interviewer. It may seem stressful, especially if you are doing it for the first time. Don’t worry, here are some valuable tips to ace an...
Whether you are a job seeker excited to start your first job or switching to a new job, being the newcomer at work can be awkward and daunting. Don’t worry, we got your back! Here are some useful tips to survive being the newbie in the office and stand out for the right reasons. 1. Confidence is key . Believe in yourself because your employer definitely believed in you enough to hire you! It is important, however, not to come off...
Gone are the days when businesses can rely on favourable reputation and social responsibility alone. Yes, the commercial world is constantly evolving. New technologies and trends that came into force in 2019 have created a significant impact on the world of work. In particular, 5G is speeding up day-to-day tasks, employee well-being has become a key focus for businesses, workers are demanding more flexibility and a whole new generation has...
There is a difference between looking for a career and looking for a job. A job is often a temporary fix. Often jobs provide the income meet financial commitments or just to get the bills paid. A job is slinging burgers at the local diner, having a paper route or holding a sign in front of a pizza place. It is what we do when trying to work through college, get our first apartment or an awesome outfit from the boutique window. Careers are...
We present you ways to squeeze in some professional development—without spending a dime. Get it right (your career story, that is!) Everyone has a unique story, but not everyone leverages its power. Properly crafted, your career story helps to differentiate you from your competitors, highlight your value, and draws the relevant attention to you. It provides a common thread that weaves together your personal and professional...