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27th, July 2017

Questions Not to Ask In an Interview

I have read many blogs and articles that share questions TO ASK in an interview. In fact I have written about this subject myself. However, it is rare to find an article which highlights questions NOT TO ask. Of course, just as not preparing any relevant questions is often frowned upon by the interviewer, so […]

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27th, July 2017

5 top tips to stand out on LinkedIn

There are more than 450 million profiles on LinkedIn. 106 million of those users are active on a monthly basis, and 40% log in daily. Those are pretty impressive statistics, and it would be difficult to deny the importance for professionals to have a stand out profile on LinkedIn – particularly if they are actively […]

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21st, July 2017
Interview Emotional Intelligence

9 interview questions to determine emotional intelligence

For an employer, recruitment into the organisation is one of the key determinants of business success. Interview processes only offer a limited time to ascertain if an individual has the requisite skills to perform the role, and whether or not they will fit into the company culture. Cultural fit and one’s ability to get on […]

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13th, July 2017
Unhappy Employees and how to spot them

5 Signs Your Employees Are Unhappy (and how to fix it)

Unhappy employees are bad for business as they are typically less effective in their roles. They can also cause disruption and negativity among colleagues. They also may decide to leave when perhaps before unhappiness set in, they were valuable employees. Furthermore, from an altruistic perspective, surely a good company and a good boss would not […]

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6th, July 2017
cv tips

CV Advice – Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar

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22nd, June 2017
Employee Loyalty

Securing Employee Loyalty – Practical ways to encourage employee loyalty

There is a natural rate of labour turnover that is fundamentally important for all organisations if they are to have long term success. Why? Because the influx of new ideas and thoughts is imperative to disrupt stagnant practices, and to also force positive change. As well as this, there will naturally be wastage due to […]

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15th, June 2017

10 Habits of a Bad Employee

We have all worked with a less than model employee. For some reason their negativity tends to me more pervasive than that of the positive employees. Their attitude can cast a shadow over a team, and unfortunately can end up smothering the positivity of others. Bad employees tend to be easier to spot by their […]

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8th, June 2017

How to Secure a Promotion – Advice on how to progress in your career.

So you want a promotion? Perhaps you are unsure how to go about tackling this subject with your line manager. The biggest piece of advice I can share is that the skill is not in how you ask – it is in all of the groundwork you proactively lay at least 6 months to a […]

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1st, June 2017

Am I in the right job? Should I stay or should I go?

Should I stay or should I go? When it comes to your job, that may be a question you ask yourself on a daily basis. You are not alone! According to research by the London School of Business and Finance (LSBF), which interviewed 1,000 male and female professionals of different age groups from across the UK, […]

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