Interview Question Answers (1): What is your greatest weakness?

This is unarguably one of the most difficult of questions asked during interviews as it requires a response drawn from the deepest of thoughts. As with other questions asked in an interview, this question determines whether you are the right candidate for the job or not. The ‘greatest weakness’ question falls under the behaviour-based interview questions

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When Your Boss Becomes Your Enemy (Handling a difficult boss)

As you evolve to the peak of your career, you will, at one time or the other, experience a difficult boss. He/she may be sexist, racist or just insulting and for minor reasons, too; and every time that happens, you feel inadequate or totally fed up. Though you love your job, your enthusiasm to work

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3 Secrets of Effective Job Search

Looking for a job can be frustrating. It seems that everyone around you has a job and you find yourself wondering where you are going wrong. There is no big secret when it comes to finding jobs, you just need to get a little insider know-how. Explore all job channels! Lots of jobs are advertised on recruitment

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What To Do When Love Happens At Work

Femi and Ngozi have been working together on the same team at XYZ Corporation for three years. Due to the nature of their Job, they awfully spend time together; either during brainstorming sessions, official trips or lunch breaks. They seem very compatible; both as colleagues and friends. Femi soon developed strong feelings for Ngozi but

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When The Traffic Light Goes Red (Dealing with job stress)

In this increasingly-difficult economy, many of us try to cope with job stress (and we barely overcome). Regardless of how managerial our roles are or how high our salaries are, we lose control of our balance as each second passes. Thus, occasionally, we let down our guard when we ‘fire’ at our co-workers or at

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Jobberman.com ranks Top 10 in Forbes’ Tech Start-up List

Jobberman.com has been rated the 8th tech start-ups to watch in Africa this year in the latest February 2012 edition of Forbes, an influential global business magazine. This not only places Jobberman.com as the only Nigerian company on the list, but also Africa’s number one market place for recruitment and consulting services. Criteria used included

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Tips For Creating Your Email Premium Alerts

Welcome to Jobberman.com’s Email Premium Alerts Services, your step to higher level of job opportunities.   To create your alerts is easy! Simply follow these tips:   1. In each category, choose options that cover the entire scope of your field. 2. You can add the range of Years of Experience below and above your

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Stop being nervous – It’s only an interview.

“You look great!” You praise your reflection in the mirror and adjusted the blue and white striped tie. Your eyes flew to the paper lying on the bed and a shudder runs through you. Today is the D-day you have been expecting – Your interview with the CEO of XYZ International. The alarm clock rings,

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How to Write a Good CV

Writing the job-getting CV is often considered a difficult task (nothing good comes easy), but with the right guidelines, you can easily create a great resume that will boldly boast of your accomplishments in your absence. One rule you should note, however, is that there is no ‘one best way’ to write a CV. You

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“Sorry, Job Seeker.” – 7 Traits of Unsuccessful Interviewees

Editor’s note: This article was written by our new contributor, Adekunle Adejoke. You can follow her on Twitter – @motwomuch. Enjoy your read!   Despite series of interviews with prospective employers, you are still without a job. Worse still, you don’t recall ever having a wonderful interview experience. You’ll agree with me you haven’t gotten

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