Should You Bring Up Your Kids in a Job Interview?

dubfilm Ah your little bundles of joy, the apple of your eye, your genetic clones. You are extremely proud of your child, to the point where you throw confetti when they have a bowel movement on a toilet like normal…

How to Persuade Someone to Hire You Over the Phone

See Also: How to be Awesome During Your Phone Interview Phone interviews shouldn’t be difficult or scary. Next time you are talking on the phone with an employer think about it like having a casual conversation with a friend. Be…

40 Dumbest Resume Mistakes

Daily Star Despite the plethora of articles, guides and books available on how to craft the perfect resume, job seekers keep making the same mistakes over and over again. As a result, their resumes – the single most important marketing…

Three Interview Assessment Centre Fears and How to Overcome Them

Shutterstock Assessment centres can be scary. The thought of visiting a place you’ve never been before, meeting with a bunch of strangers and having to complete a number of exercises and tests can be nerve-racking. But how rational is this…

How to Successfully Land a Job in a Completely Unrelated Field

See Also: Why Passion and Enthusiasm is More Valuable Than Talent and Experience Landing a job in a completely unrelated field takes some work as you need to turn yourself into an eligible candidate, but once you do, you can…

How to Build an Impressive Resume Without Much Experience

See Also: How to Highlight Transferable Skills on Your Resume Writing your first resume job can be intimidating because you are aware that you don’t have much too offer in terms of experience. However, each position is different and you…

Career Lessons You Can Learn From Yoga

shutterstock Have you ever done yoga? Well, even if you haven’t had any experience yourself, I bet that someone you know – a friend, a coworker or a relative has been in some sort of yoga class; it is the…

How to Choose a Degree That Will Help You Land a Job in Politics

hqwide Hello dear reader, so you have decided to join the corrupt coven that makes life miserable for the working masses? Although I would be extremely reluctant to help such an unholy cause, I am unfortunately being coerced by the…

Why You Should Hire Someone Who Makes Typos

Shutterstock Typos are a big no-no on resumes and are considered to be unacceptable to most recruiters. They can leave a bad first impression, make you look unprofessional and not at all interested in the job. Most people who have…

5 Things Your Resume Needs to Get Noticed

Shutterstock If you want to get a job, you need to create a resume that a hiring manager wants to look at for more than six seconds. Since employers don’t have the whole day to spend reviewing candidates’ resumes, they…