Category Archives: "General Posts"

24 Dec, 2021

How do you nail a competency-based interview?

Competency-based interviews: what are they? How do you prepare? What can you expect? 🤔 What exactly do you need to prepare for in a competency based interview? In competency-based interviews, you’ll get competency-based questions. These are designed to assess your level of competency in different areas they find important. For example, let’s say you are […]

24 Dec, 2021

How do you find a new job in the New Year?

How to find a new job this month 📆   Now that the holidays are over, and business is returning back to normal, NOW is the time to put in the hard work to find a new job đź’Ş   Before Christmas, a lot of companies got really busy, meaning they put recruitment on hold, […]

1 Nov, 2021

What’s the best way to prepare for an interview?

What’s the best way to prepare for an interview? Different companies have different interviewing styles – however, being well prepared will make you shine regardless.   So, what’s the best way to prepare for your next interview?   Well, the first one is obvious, but do your research into the company! Don’t just use their […]

1 Nov, 2021

CV – 5 Dos and Don’ts

CV – 5 dos and don’ts!   Going through hundreds of CVs per week, you end up working out what makes or breaks a CV. From a recruiter’s point of view, these are my 5 Dos and 5 Don’ts for CVs:   Dos –   1) Include specific, measurable key achievements under each job in […]

8 Oct, 2021

Let’s talk about burnout!

Let’s talk about burnout! Let’s talk about burnout! Burnout, for many, is the number one reason for changing jobs/careers. Burnout is emotional, physical, and mental exhaustion caused by excessive and prolonged stress from work. At work, there can be many things causing this, from excessive work to unclear expectations. As scary as it might be, […]

Changing careers
14 Sep, 2021

Is Changing Careers Truly Possible

Changing careers is possible! Changing careers can definitely be daunting. I was listening to another great interview on Selina Barker’s ‘The Career Change Coach’ (check her out on audible!). She was talking to a paediatrician who loved the wellbeing & people side of her job, but had fallen out of love with the relentless hours […]