Transferable skills to the rescue…

In an uncertain job market, skills are your best security. Transferable skills are generic and necessary for almost any kind of work. THE FRONT NINE Managing change Change is a constant part of our daily lives. Everyone needs to spot trends and respond to new...

Healthy Living on the GO

1. Enjoy a pint of water first thing in the morning. If you haven‘t got time for anything else in the morning, make time to drink a big glass of water. We lose a lot of oxygen through the night and to rejuvenate our cells, we need to supply them with water and oxygen....

Writing Good Cover Letters

The covering letter is vital to your CV. This is why it is the first page and not an addition. “Please find enclosed my CV” won’t get you very far. Your covering letter demonstrates your writing style better than your CV (which is usually more brief...

Application Forms – What employers look for?

All too often, competency-based question give very little away. But so long as your answers demonstrate you have the right skills, character and experience for the job, you can feel confident you’re on the right track. To give you a head start, here’s a...

Application Forms – What Employers Look For?

All too often, competency-based question give very little away. But so long as your answers demonstrate you have the right skills, character and experience for the job, you can feel confident you’re on the right track. To give you a head start, here’s a...

Get armed with interview skills…

Before the interview… 1. Find out all you can about the company and the job: What do they do? Who are their competitors? What does the job involve? What skills you have that would be of interest to the company? 2. Keep a copy of your CV and re-read it before the...