9 Surprising Career Tips You Should Consider

9 Surprising Career Tips You Should Consider

Corporate Survival Guide

In need of career advice? Read on to see what worked for some people—their answers may just surprise you. Job Hunting Hacks 1. “When you find a job online that you’re really interested in, applying is the last thing you should do.” – J.Smith No matter how enticing a job ad may seem, even if

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The 4 Secrets of Indispensable Employees

The 4 Secrets of Indispensable Employees

Corporate Survival Guide

Let your imagination run wild and put yourself in this situation: You are a typical yuppie with a full-time, high-paying job. You get things done and would gladly put in the extra time and effort just to finish a task. You go the extra mile when needed and don’t shy away from the day-to-day challenges

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What Makes An Starving Artist

Pursuing your passion doesn’t make you a starving artist; Your approach does

Break Time Reads

If you decide to pursue a career of passion, does that automatically translate to living off instant noodles and struggling to make ends meet for the foreseeable future? Mainstream media and conventional society certainly tend to portray following one’s passion as a rocky path towards a starving artist’s lifestyle. While it’s true that a career

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Ways to Beat Work Stress

Ways to Beat Work Stress

Work Management

“We are not invincible. We burn out. We get sick. We are vulnerable. We are human.” Unless you’re a professional Zen master, you probably experience work stress. We all have our breaking points where we just can’t take things anymore but still have to keep going. This is called ‘stress’ and it can affect us

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6 Reasons Why You Didn’t Get That Pay Raise

6 Reasons Why You Didn’t Get That Pay Raise

Salary Negotiation

If you were expecting a raise and didn’t get one this fiscal year, well, that sucks. Was it something you did? Are you just not good enough? Maybe and maybe. But there are quite a few factors that go into whether or not you get a raise. Any or all of these may be a

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5 Reasons Employer Branding Engages Top Talent

5 Reasons Employer Branding Engages Top Talent

Talent Acquisition

Your brand is a reflection of you as an employer and is one of the key ways for your organisation to stand out from competitors. An accurately defined and positioned employer brand also shows off the true personality of your organisation, thereby attracting more right-fit employees. Here are five reasons employer branding can magnetise top

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5 Common Resume Mistakes by Marketing Fresh Graduates

5 Common Resume Mistakes by Marketing Fresh Grads

Guide to the Perfect Resume

Your resume is the first source of information a potential employer has about you. It is vital then that your resume creates good impressions of yourself to an absolute stranger. This task is slightly more challenging for fresh graduates because sometimes it may feel like you have no idea how to write a good resume.

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Death by Meeting (and the 5 Ways to Avoid It)

Employer Zone

Meetings are an essential part of any organization but in many ways, it has become a dreadful and costly part of everyone’s job. In the worst of times, they become the source of struggle and tension among employees and leaders of an organization.

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