workplace career advice

Unreasonable Excuses to Leave Your Current Employer

Paul Uncategorized

“Most people work just hard enough not to get fired and get paid just enough money not to quit.” – George Carlin/ American stand-up comedian, social critic, actor, and author Are you thinking of quitting the job you used to love? Stop and ponder on this question first, “Why do I want to leave?” Before you file your resignation letter, …

Traditional and Virtual Interview

Traditional Interview vs. Virtual Interview

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The job interview is the most important phase in the hiring process. This is where the recruiter evaluates your skills and sees if you will benefit the company. But in this fast-paced industry, traditional interview tends to slow down as other issues are given more attention. This is exactly why some companies use another time-efficient method—virtual interview. How different are …

IT Resume Writing Mistakes

The 5 Most Common IT Resume Writing Errors to Shun

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Most resume writing companies give valuable tips to people who are looking to craft their own job application documents. While it’s truly helpful to most job seekers, it doesn’t do a lot of good for professionals in the IT industry. As a result, they present hiring managers with resumes that are just not good enough to pay much     …

twitter for job hunting

Ways for Job Seekers to Use Twitter as a Job Hunt Tool

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LinkedIn is usually the first thing that comes to a job hunter’s mind when they think of using social media for job search, because it is the largest online network for professionals. But did you know that Twitter, when used properly, is just as impactful in social recruitment? Here are ways you can use Twitter to gain exposure and maximize …

interview tips

Answering “Are You Interviewing with Other Companies?”

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“Are you interviewing with other companies?” This is one of the most common job interview questions we should prepare for. Hiring managers ask this because they want to be aware of the competition they are faced with. This is also a means for them to identify the steps they need to take to get you on board. This question causes …