What do employers want to see in an architect’s resume?

I stumbled on this post on Quora today and thought to share. I have carefully selected the best 3 answers that I believe will help you craft a winning resume or build the kind of portfolio that gets you the job. Answer One:  Tammy Chambless, Principal with GFF Architects We want to see what you are

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Should You Include an Objective on Your Resume?

It’s a debate that just won’t die. Some career advisors and hiring managers prefer to see objectives on resumes, while others consider them a waste of space. For a jobseeker, it can be incredibly frustrating to get two conflicting pieces of advice. So what should you do? Leave it on or take it off? Well,

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How to successfully ask for a pay raise

Asking for a pay raise is one of the most nerve-wrecking experiences in the work place. The thought of presenting a case for a salary increase to your boss can be intimidating. Most people argue “My boss has been seeing my progress and achievements, why do I need to point such factors for a pay raise?”

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Jobberman Releases Communique on Maiden HR Breakfast

The maiden edition of the Jobberman HR Breakfast was a remarkable success. The event which attracted top HR practitioners from all over Nigeria was a great eye-opener as key issues relating to downsizing and employee benefits were extensively discussed by stakeholders in the industry. Download the communique to learn more about the event and how

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[INTERVIEW]: What Serious Applicants Must Do to Get Jobs This Year

2016 is a defining year for employers and jobseekers alike. It is the year of massive lay-offs and cost-reduction automation. Over 30,000 workers have been laid off already in 2016 across different industries in Nigeria in 2016 and we are just in the second month. Clearly, this is not the year to be hopeful of

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Should I Include My Hobbies and Interests in My CV?

Hobbies and interests are definitely not the most important details on a CV. And they will most likely not change the recruiter’s mind if your skills and experience are not impressive. That said, some employers are not interested in your pastimes outside of office hours, while there are many others who believe it helps to

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Advice For New Graduates in Times Of Low Oil Prices

Hello guys, I found this article on oilpro.com and thought I should share. The article is one every fresh graduate should read even if you don’t intend working in an oil company.  Read on and drop your comments below. P.S While the article is not written for college graduates in Nigeria, the lessons resonate across boundaries

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