CV writing 201:Common mistakes on CV

How long have you been searching for a job? What kind of feedback have you been receiving? If you’ve been submitting for multiple positions and getting no response in return, the culprit may very well be your CV. The first meaningful contact an employer has with a job-seeker is via the CV. Once your CV does

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11 Tips For An Effective Job Search

We are all familiar with the hardships involved in being an unemployed job seeker. Not only is it frustrating and depressing when you cannot find a job, but the feelings become magnified as the length of time unemployed increases. Rather than be depressed, these are tips on how to become a smarter job seeker and be better

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The 7 Difficult Personalities At The Work Place (1)

The workplace is one of the most complex places on earth. This is because while we can exert control over who we interact with in other places, we may not have that power in the office. More often than not and contrary to our wish, we may be teamed with a partner(s) whose sole ambition

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How To Think Your Way To Success

Editor’s note: We are privileged to have Balogun Lawson, the founder of Young Achievers Network write on the Jobberman Blog. More about him at the end of the article. Enjoy! Great ideas are products of critical thinking. All famous inventors, initiators of sound, famous policies and theories are people who let themselves into intense creative thinking.

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Recruiting Right:3 Irrelevancies Every Recruiter Must Avoid

Editor’s note: We are privileged to have Seun Ajibade, president of Penexus Consulting, a Business Planning and Education Company contribute to the Jobberman Blog. More about him at the end of the article. Enjoy! I know it is probably the first time you have seen my article on this page however this is a very crucial message

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Moving Up The Ladder In Your Career

Like many purpose driven people, you do not want to remain where you are for the rest of your life. In fact, some of us cannot stay in the same place for a long time. We constantly desire growth and welcome it with open arms. This need also reflects in our career lives as we

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The 4 Powerful Pillars Of A Successful Career

Rome was not built in a day; so also is a successful career. You are who you are today because of your past experiences, what you have learnt from them and how you have applied the knowledge over the years, coupled with your beliefs and interests. But deep inside you, you know you are cut

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Topics To Avoid At Work

For many of us, work is not just where we make money. It is also where we catch fun because that is where most of our friends are. Since we spend most of our active hours at the office, it is no surprise that most of our acquaintances are our colleagues and sometimes, our bosses.

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The 5-Part Process to Passing an Aptitude Test

With thousands of applicants waiting to get employed, recruiters now utilise aptitude tests to shortlist candidates. This does not only save them time, but also provides a cost-effective means of selecting the right candidates for the right jobs. With today’s technology, applicants do not have to converge at a place; you can write an aptitude

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